Billing and Collections

Healthcare zero-interest loans
May 03, 2017 | Jeff Lagasse
Vendors like CarePayment and Docpay help hospitals and medical practices create plans to collect, avoiding bad…
patients expose hospital bills
May 02, 2017 | Jeff Lagasse
But regulations and the rise of high-deductible plans are making a difficult job even harder.
Apr 11, 2017 | Jeff Lagasse
As patients carry more financial responsibility, health systems nationwide face the potential for bad press.
Chargemaster prices aren't meaningless after all
Apr 04, 2017 | Kaiser Health News
An additional dollar in list price was associated with an additional 15 cents in…
Mar 16, 2017 | Jeff Lagasse
The survey found that 68 percent of primary care practices are ill-equipped to manage patients'…
Mar 14, 2017 | Jeff Lagasse
Geisinger, others revamp bills to make them easier to understand and no longer a source of frustration.
Mar 14, 2017 | Susan Morse
GOP plans to expand their use could expand competition among those who manage these accounts, experts say.
Mar 13, 2017 | Susan Morse
Humana, Cigna fix image problem for statements that once did more to confuse than inform consumers.
Mar 06, 2017 | Kaiser Health News
Many middle- and lower-income Republicans benefit from the health law's Medicaid expansion…
Feb 19, 2017 | Susan Morse
Financial status desktop within EHR platform helped provider recover from a $15 million loss.