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April 26, 2018
In an era of rising health care costs and consumer-driven financing alternatives, the need for health care cost transparency solutions has become increasingly important. Consumers demand information about their health care fees, and regulatory measures will continue to drive this need. In order to stay competitive, as well as responsive to market and patient needs, health care organizations must...
BRUCE HAUPT Healthcare organizations should be doubling down on patient retention, or keeping patients loyal to their health system, now more than ever. During the last few years, many providers have likely experienced higher inpatient volumes from newly insured Americans taking advantage of healthcare services for the first time; but as inpatient volumes stabilize—and perhaps even trend...
JESSE FORD, MBA With revenue cycle complexity continuing to grow, there seems to be an endless need to keep staff up to speed and able to put best practices into play. Unfortunately, the vast array of payers, each with their own anomalies in claims responses, use of claims adjustment segment and remark codes and, often, differing terminology on their websites and in correspondence, make it...