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Outsourcing helps hospitals cut costs
May 08 | Jeff Lagasse
The drive to deliver value-based care at a high quality is pushing nine of 10 hospitals to…
May 07 | Mike Miliard
Healthcare organizations that use multiple RCM systems have higher rates of denials and big difficulties…
Virginia ACA rates give glimpse of premium rates for 2019
May 07 | Susan Morse
Faced with the lack of the individual mandate, insurers are narrowing networks, raising deductibles and out-of-pocket…
Partners in talks with Harvard Pilgrim
May 04 | Susan Morse
The move is to adapt to a changing healthcare environment as insurers and providers increasingly share financial risk, Partners…
HIPAA-required risk analysis is only way to compliance
May 04 | Jessica Davis
While gap analysis can find existing vulnerabilities in an organization's security, it's not an…
Hospitals, patients benefit from payment plans
May 04 | Jeff Lagasse
Integrating flexible payment options into a revenue cycle requires needed change for a provider's bottom line.
Change Healthcare expands revenue cycle analytics with new platform
May 04 | Beth Jones Sanborn
New technology allows providers to readily access meaningful data no matter where it lives in the revenue cycle arrives as…
Cigna, CVS Health CEOs bank on PBMs
May 03 | Susan Morse
Pharmacy benefit manager alignments will help control the big expense of prescription drugs, Cigna and Aetna…
Palliative care can yield cost-savings in acute care settings
May 01 | Jeff Lagasse
The practice of palliative care is known to make patients more comfortable and now is proven to shorten hospital stays and…
Value-based care rises but doctors still paid as fee-for-service
May 01 | Jeff Lagasse
A quick breakdown of the different approaches hospitals are taking to compensate…

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