Patient Billing

Banner Health Adopts Cerner’s Revenue Cycle Management Product | RevCycle Intelligence | 7/17/2020

… with the vendor. Specifically, 88 percent of representatives felt their relationship with Cerner improved, up from 44 percent the previous quarter. As part of the recent expansion, Banner Health will integrate Cerner’s registration, scheduling, patient billing , practice management solutions, and transaction services with its existing EHR on Cerner’s Millennium platform. Cerner’s open platform is expected to offer a way to more easily integrate third-party applications.“After comprehensive planning and …

Banner Health implements Cerner RCM platform: 3 notes | Becker’s Hospital Review | 7/16/2020

… a single platform. Three notes: 1. The Phoenix-based health system’s revenue cycle integration will enhance clinician and patient experiences across its 28 hospitals and clinics. 2. Banner Health will integrate Cerner’s registration, scheduling, patient billing , practice management and transaction services with its existing Cerner Millennium EHR platform, which will allow the health system to better adapt to new payment structures and centralize single-source patient charting and reporting. 3 …

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Lawsuit accuses TeamHealth of billing fraud, ‘profiting from patients’ | Becker’s Hospital Review | 7/15/2020

Lawsuit accuses TeamHealth of billing fraud, ‘profiting from patients’ Morgan Haefner - Print Email A new lawsuit against TeamHealth accuses the Knoxville, Tenn.-based physician-staffing firm of fraudulent patient billing and skirting state laws to maximize profits. The class-action lawsuit was filed July 10 in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California. It claims that TeamHealth engages in fraudulent billing by inflating rates and charges, and …

Fragmented Healthcare, Complexity Stunt Care Access, Consumerism | Patient Engagement HIT | 7/14/2020

Patient Responsibility News Fragmented Healthcare, Complexity Stunt Care Access, Consumerism Survey data shows patients want a consumer healthcare experience that simplifies care access and patient billing . Healthcare is next to impossible to access and engage with, dissuading nearly 50 percent of from care access whatsoever, according to a new Harris Poll commissioned by Change Healthcare. More than two-thirds of patients polled said every step of the healthcare access process …

Patient Payments Spike in June Amid Covid-19 Crisis, says Mnet Health | PRWeb | 7/13/2020

… established payment plans. Mnet Health Patients are more accessible and devoting time to resolving their bills. ALISO VIEJO, Calif. (PRWEB) July 13, 2020 Mnet Health (‘Mnet’), the leading end-to-end payment solutions and patient billing services provider for the surgical industry, reports that it saw an increase in total patient payment by 1.6% compared to the period prior to Covid-19. Despite the coronavirus crisis, more patients either paid …

Medical Receptionist-Dow-Midland,MI - (Midland, Michigan, United States) | 7/13/2020

… schedules appointments Provides patient with all necessary registration forms, and gives instructions on completion of forms. Processes, codes, and completes insurance claims forms Uses communication skills with proper medical terminology Performs computer skills in patient billing , transcription, scheduling, insurance claims, accounts receivables, and data entry Arranges for hospital admissions and outside referrals Performs other position related duties as assigned Purchases and maintains supplies and equipment Maintains confidentiality of patient PHI …

K-Bar List Jobs: 10 July 2020 | 7/12/2020

… Manager- Stockton, CA 51 34. Mechanical/Marine Engineer with Diesel Engine Experience- San Diego, CA 53 35. Navy SMWDC Warfare Analyst- San Diego, CA 55 36. Assistant Accounting Manager - Los Angeles, California 56 37. Patient Billing & Collections Supervisor - San Diego, California 59 38. Sheet Metal Foreperson - San Diego, CA 59 39. Sheet Metal Loftsperson- San Diego, CA 60 40. Principal Software Safety Engineer (Various Locations) San Jose, CA 61 41 …

Improving Healthcare Communications with Cloud IVR | 7/7/2020

… world of healthcare collections, so the more streamlined and secure the process can be the better it is for everyone involved. When it comes to collections and payments healthcare providers face serious regulation. Oftentimes patient billing includes information about the services they received, which is protected healthcare information. Here, providers need to deal with HIPAA regulations. More than 13 million records were breached in 2018. SOURCE: HIPAA Journal At the …

Medical Receptionist-Huntington Ingalls- Newport News, VA - (Newport News, Virginia, United States) | 7/1/2020

… schedules appointments Provides patient with all necessary registration forms, and gives instructions on completion of forms. Processes, codes, and completes insurance claims forms Uses communication skills with proper medical terminology Performs computer skills in patient billing , transcription, scheduling, insurance claims, accounts receivables, and data entry Arranges for hospital admissions and outside referrals Performs other position related duties as assigned Purchases and maintains supplies and equipment Maintains confidentiality of patient PHI …

93 Patent cases that can help identify USPTO Abstract ideas | 7/1/2020

… least one central data storage; selectively retrieving the stored EMR information, generating one or more healthcare reports including one or more of health problem list, medication list, diagnoses report, prescription, diagnostic test result report, patient billing report; and transmitting one or more healthcare reports to at least the second authorized healthcare user groups or the patient for reviewing. The examiner rejected all pending claims on the grounds of lack of …

Bowden v. The Medical Center | 6/29/2020

… negligent misrepresentation, and violations of the Georgia RICO Act. During the ensuing discovery period, in an effort to support her claim that TMC’s chargemaster rates were unreasonable, Bowden sought information from TMC regarding its patient billing , liens, and charges for services provided to insured patients who received the same type of care as Bowden. TMC argued that the information sought by Bowden was irrelevant, but, in an appeal that eventually …

Keystone Healthcare Partners Expands Geographic Footprint and Services in First Half-Year | 6/25/2020

… Wenner , DO. Geographic Footprint Expands to Texas as Needs Arise The geographic expansion was the result of a new contract with Concierge Emergency Medicine Group (CEMG), located in Houston, Texas . Keystone Healthcare will provide patient billing , enrollment, and revenue cycle management services to the emergency physician group, which provides physician staffing to the River Oaks Hospital Emergency Department. Until this contract, Keystone Healthcare has partnered with hospitals in New York …

Medical Billing Services - PasteFS | 6/24/2020

Medical Billing Services It is very difficult to handle medical billing and patient care simultaneously. Medical Billing is quite a tedious job to do in-house, as it requires skilled workers to handle patient billing efficiently and error-free. So many healthcare providers concentrate, quite rightly, on their patients and staying on top of the latest in treatments and medications. The majority of their staff does as well. So, it’s …

NextGen Virtual Visits Supports Women Health During COVID-19 - June 24, 2020 - Zacks.com | 6/24/2020

… public health emergency. This will bolster NextGen’s presence in the global healthcare information technology (HCIT) space. More About NextGen Virtual Visits NextGen Virtual Visits is part of an integrated solution that enables practices with patient billing , consultations, test results, medication checks, certain screenings and lessens multiple patient call-backs. Much like many other healthcare practices across the United States, Capital Women’s Care witnessed a significant drop in in-office patient …

Patient financial engagement platform Cedar grabs $102M in Series C funds | 6/23/2020

The new round led by Andreessen Horowitz will be put towards expanding the company’s growth. 02:55 pm Share Yesterday morning Cedar, maker of an intelligent patient billing platform, announced a whopping $102 million Series C funding round led by Andreessen Horowitz. The company has a record of major funding rounds – starting with a $13 million Series A round back in 2017, shortly followed by a Series B round worth $36 …

NextGen Virtual Visits Enables Capital Womens Care to Support Womens Health | Financial Buzz | 6/20/2020

… the mid-Atlantic region, has leveraged its NextGen Virtual Visits™ to expand women’s healthcare services during the coronavirus public health emergency. NextGen Virtual Visits is part of an integrated solution that helps practices with patient billing , consultations, test results, medication checks, certain screenings and reduces multiple patient call-backs. Like many other healthcare practices across the U.S., Capital Women’s Care faced a significant reduction of in-office patient volume during …

NextGen Virtual Visits™ Enables Capital Women’s Care to Support Women’s Health | 6/19/2020

… the mid- Atlantic region, has leveraged its NextGen Virtual Visits™ to expand women’s healthcare services during the coronavirus public health emergency. NextGen Virtual Visits is part of an integrated solution that helps practices with patient billing , consultations, test results, medication checks, certain screenings and reduces multiple patient call-backs. Like many other healthcare practices across the U.S. , Capital Women’s Care faced a significant reduction of in-office patient volume during …

Mnet Leads Contactless Payment Solution for the Surgical Industry | 6/18/2020

… ready to take their payment options to a mobile experience. But, Covid-19 pandemic has made doing so even more essential. ALISO VIEJO, Calif. Mnet Health, the leading end-to-end payment solutions and patient billing services provider in the surgical industry, has announced its innovative contactless payment solution as part of its mission to help patients pay. Contactless payment solutions like text-to-pay (SMS payments) have been on …

In brief: Heartland kicks off Monday, NSM buys Active Mobility | 6/12/2020

… HME clients maximize patient revenue by optimizing their patient’s CPAP compliance and resupply programs,” said Mark Boardman, president. Sleep Coaches partners with providers to grow their resupply business. Allegiance Group offers comprehensive private pay patient billing and debt collection strategies for the health care industry ABC Plus, Sleep Coaches partner with LOS ANGELES – ABC Plus Pharmacy and Sleep Coaches are collaborating with to offer newly enhanced services to patients and …

Medicare Credit balance report - General overview | 6/11/2020

… The CMS-838 is specifically used to monitor identification and recovery of “credit balances” owed to Medicare. A credit balance is an improper or excess payment made to a provider as the result of patient billing or claims processing errors. Examples of Medicare credit balances include instances where a provider is:• Paid twice for the same service either by Medicare or by Medicare and another insurer;• Paid for services planned …

Data science helps hospitals improve patient payments and experiences while boosting revenue | 6/9/2020

Posted on June 9, healthcare finance insights discussion explores new ways of analyzing healthcare revenue trends to improve both patient billing and services. Stay with us as we explore new approaches to healthcare revenue cycle management and outcomes that give patients more options and providers more revenue clarity. Listen to the podcast . Find it on iTunes . Read a full transcript or download a copy. T o learn more about the …

Why Your Business Should Care About its Management Software | 6/8/2020

… make the wrong choice in this regard. Billing Your Patients is Easy with the Right Software The number one reason that you need top quality management software is so you can keep track of patient billing . You want to be able to keep on top of billing so that you receive your money in a timely manner. Management software cuts down on delivery times and also minimizes the risk of …

Patient Account Representative | 6/3/2020

… the experience in most points below to be considered. We are willing to train an exceptional candidate if they have experience in most areas but not other more complex items (i.e. writing appeals). Perform patient billing and reporting activities in a timely fashion. Review patient accounts to identify delinquent and due accounts. Follow collection procedures to receive the payments. Utilize computer software to process, print and e-mail patient medical …

Healthcare workers act over NSW pay freeze | 6/1/2020

… and midwives will undertake rolling demonstrations outside NSW parliament to protest the state government’s proposed 12-month public pay freeze for public servants. Paramedics on Monday began their action with a ban on collecting patient billing information while members of the NSW Nurses and Midwives’ Association will protest outside parliament from Tuesday. The state government wants to freeze the pay of all public servants due to the economic damage wrought …

A Review of Medical Billing Software Products | 4/12/2020

… billing software. Computer experts and users agree that Lytec software has many positive aspects, including a clear interface and a simple approach to the medical billing process. The Lytec software package tracks claim management, patient billing , insurance, and scheduling in one package. The result is a perfect quality workspace in which a group of diverse functions, from electronic medical records to health care forms, behave in an integrated and consistent …

Medicaid

Fragmented Healthcare, Complexity Stunt Care Access, Consumerism | Patient Engagement HIT | 7/14/2020

… Healthcare, Complexity Stunt Care Access, Consumerism Survey data shows patients want a consumer healthcare experience that simplifies care access and patient billing. Healthcare is next to impossible to access and engage with, dissuading nearly 50 … categories indicating an easier process still came in over 100. Medicaid enrollees were more likely to find these processes easy compared to patients with other health plans, and still Medicaid members scored access a 119 …

COVID-19

Blue Shield of California Offers Financial Support to Healthcare Providers in Response to COVID-19 Crisis | PR Newswire | 4/6/2020

OAKLAND, Calif. Blue Shield of California is working with financial service partners to provide up to $200 million in direct support to healthcare providers and hospitals through financing guarantees, advance payments and restructuring of contracts. This much-needed cash infusion will support health professionals dealing with the pressures of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Blue Shield is planning to accelerate an innovative new, high-tech patient billing solution that was …

Revenue Cycle Management

PatientPay Oversubscribes $6M Funding Round | PRWeb | 3/31/2020

PatientPay Oversubscribes $6M Funding Round Share Article Funding to be used for significant expansion with Revenue Cycle Management (RCM) operations for healthcare providers. PatientPay Mobile Solution PatientPay, the leading patient payments partner for acute, ambulatory … and payment solution that captures more payments while making the patient billing experience an integrated part of patient care. “This new financing will enable PatientPay to bring more innovation and efficiencies in healthcare with electronic …

HIPAA

‘Refusal to properly report’ data breach spurs $2.175M fine for Sentara Hospitals | Healthcare Dive | 12/2/2019

Healthcare at the time of the breach. Sentara Hospitals agreed to a corrective action plan including new HIPAA-related training materials for employees. It also agreed to keep OCR briefed on the progress of the … with Sentara Hospitals, which in 2017 had inadvertently merged 577 patient billing statements into the mailing labels of more than 16,300 other people, leading to a breach of PHI. However, Sentara officials had insisted that …

Healthcare IT Market

Global Healthcare Information Technology (HCIT) Market Size was at USD 125 Billion in 2015, and is Estimated to Reach USD 297 Billion by 2022, With a CAGR of 13.2% - Valuates Reports™ | PR Newswire | 11/28/2019

… 2015, and is Estimated to Reach USD 297 Billion by 2022, With a CAGR of 13.2% - Valuates Reports™ News provided by Nov 28, 2019, 08:15 ET BANGALORE, India , Nov. 28, 2019 /PRNewswire/ – Global Healthcare IT Market Overview : 2022 The global healthcare IT market size was valued at USD 125 billion in 2015, reaching USD 297 billion by 2022, with a CAGR of 13.2%. This market growth is due to the …

Medical Billing

At one health system, self-service portal now accounts for 28% of collections | Healthcare IT News | 11/26/2019

patient billing systems on the market today. Some of the vendors of these systems include Advanced Data Systems, AdvancedMD, CareVoyant Medical Billing, DrChrono, Kareo, MedicsPremier, NextGen Healthcare, RevenueHealth Works and Waystar. MEETING THE CHALLENGE Patient financial engagement is an evolving process that requires continual reassessment and refinement. “We wanted to ensure that revenue cycle teams were able to leverage patient segments, consumer feedback and key performance indicators to implement, test …

Patient Satisfaction

At one health system, self-service portal now accounts for 28% of collections | Healthcare IT News | 11/26/2019

… that meet their financing needs,” said Mike Weed, senior vice president, financial operations, at Integris. “We also wanted to improve patient satisfaction and track patient feedback about their individual experiences.” As a community-centered, non … than manage bills through a portal. MARKETPLACE There are many patient billing systems on the market today. Some of the vendors of these systems include Advanced Data Systems, AdvancedMD, CareVoyant Medical Billing, DrChrono, Kareo, MedicsPremier …

Patient Financial Engagement

At one health system, self-service portal now accounts for 28% of collections | Healthcare IT News | 11/26/2019

patient billing systems on the market today. Some of the vendors of these systems include Advanced Data Systems, AdvancedMD, CareVoyant Medical Billing, DrChrono, Kareo, MedicsPremier, NextGen Healthcare, RevenueHealth Works and Waystar. MEETING THE CHALLENGE Patient financial engagement is an evolving process that requires continual reassessment and refinement. “We wanted to ensure that revenue cycle teams were able to leverage patient segments, consumer feedback and key performance indicators to implement, test …

Patient Financial Experience

At one health system, self-service portal now accounts for 28% of collections | Healthcare IT News | 11/26/2019

… those patients who prefer to speak with a person rather than manage bills through a portal. MARKETPLACE There are many patient billing systems on the market today. Some of the vendors of these systems include … that often accompany patient billing.” The decision to prioritize the patient financial experience was prompted by the need to integrate the patient financial journey into the overall patient experience, he explained. “To make that possible …

Medicare

(USA) Patient Billing Coder Services Rep 40 HOURS 1st SHIFT, DAYS | 11/18/2019

Day Shift Position Purpose: This position is responsible for the billing, collections and patient/payer contact processes in the PBS Department. This position will not be doing any actual billing or receivable duties, but will require strong knowledge of coding with regards to Medicare Medical Necessity and other lab related payer policies. Familiarity with Meditech , EPIC and insurance verification software would be desired as well. Job Description Details: Completes timely …

Revenue Cycle Performance

ASC revenue cycle key performance indicators to monitor (Part I) | Becker’s ASC Review | 11/14/2019

How can you gain better control over your ASC’s revenue cycle performance? By monitoring key performance indicators (KPIs). This first in a two-part series identifies more than 15 ASC revenue cycle KPIs worth tracking … case from its AR, which includes any secondary insurance and patient billing. Benchmark: The industry standard is 35 days. However, this figure will be center specific as it is dependent upon multiple factors, including payer …

Patient Communication

Industry Voices—5 tactics to digitally transform patient financial engagement strategies | FierceHealthcare | 11/12/2019

… bill even before they received a printed statement. Also, more patients paid online RELATED: Industry Voices—The Rx for improved patient billing experiences Convenience cuts costs Not only does digital communication make it easier for … patient financial engagement strategies. Strategy 1: Don’t abandon print Omnichannel patient communication should include some printed information, such as statements. A 2019 Consumer Action study found that 74% of consumers want printed medical bills to …

Telehealth

Does the Patient Engagement Technology Market Meet Consumer Needs? | Patient Engagement HIT | 11/11/2019

… that patient engagement framework include patient experience, patient self-management, marketing and communication, wayfinding, provider search, patient engagement, care coordination, patient billing, and many other areas. Patient engagement vendors Allscripts, CipherHealth, and GetWellNetwork are market … have patient education materials uploaded onto them. SONIFI Health, pCare, TeleHealth Services, eVideon, and GetWellNetwork have all emerged as leaders in this area. Orca and Luma Health have proven useful for patient outreach and navigation …

Patient Engagement

Does the Patient Engagement Technology Market Meet Consumer Needs? | Patient Engagement HIT | 11/11/2019

Does the Patient Engagement Technology Market Meet Consumer Needs? KLAS outlined key patient engagement technology vendors that appear to be meeting consumer needs. Source: Thinkstock The patient engagement technology field has long been a crowded … marketing and communication, wayfinding, provider search, patient engagement, care coordination, patient billing, and many other areas. Patient engagement vendors Allscripts, CipherHealth, and GetWellNetwork are market leaders that deliver patient experience suites at least somewhat aligning …

Patient Management

Does the Patient Engagement Technology Market Meet Consumer Needs? | Patient Engagement HIT | 11/11/2019

… that patient engagement framework include patient experience, patient self-management, marketing and communication, wayfinding, provider search, patient engagement, care coordination, patient billing, and many other areas. Patient engagement vendors Allscripts, CipherHealth, and GetWellNetwork are market … patient and collect patient information. And for GetWellNetwork, rounding tools , patient management, and care guidance tools have helped organizations design all-encompassing patient experience efforts. KLAS also observed strong patient engagement suites at Epic Systems …

Patient Payments

CareCloud Launches Integrated Patient Payments Solution | 11/9/2019

CareCloud Launches Integrated Patient Payments Solution CareCloud Launches Integrated Patient Payments Solution November 9, 2019 30 Views CareCloud has announced the availability of CareCloud Patient Payments, its new integrated credit processing solution available to users of CareCloud Central, the company’s medical practice management system. The new solution enables medical groups to process patient payments more efficiently, offer greater payment flexibility to patients, and improve overall patient billing effectiveness. CareCloud Patient …

EMR

How CHI revamped its patient billing strategy to improve collections, satisfaction | Becker’s Hospital Review | 11/7/2019

… CommonSpirit), and John Talaga, executive vice president and general manager of healthcare at Flywire, discussed the need to transform the patient billing experience and how CHI rolled out a patient-centric billing strategy to improve … experience for patients. “Given the foundation [of the system] — multiple EMRs, outsourced RCM services and lack of standardization — we lacked control of the patient statement, had fragmented online payment abilities, and patients had to call …

Respiratory Care

(USA-TX-Lubbock) Respiratory Care Practitioner - Full Time / Nights | 11/7/2019

St. Joseph Health / Covenant Health Respiratory Care Practitioner - Full Time / Nights in Lubbock , Texas Job Summary: Plans, prepares, and delivers a broad range of respiratory care procedures and diagnostic studies. Documents all respiratory care on appropriate records. Inspects, tests, maintains and operates respiratory care equipment.Completes patient billing. Essential Functions: Plans, prepares, and delivers respiratory care treatments including IPPB, aerosol nebulizer, chest physical therapy, incentive spirometry, sputum induction, volume ventilation, and …

Health Information Management

Manager of Health Information Management - USA-NV-Reno | 10/30/2019

patient billing processes.Nature and ScopeThis position has the authority to supervise, hire, evaluate, discipline, and terminate Health Information Management employees; establish and enforce policies and procedures; recommend Renown Health System policies and procedures that ensure health information is complete, secure and confidentiality is maintained; maintain the indexes and registers required by accrediting and regulatory agencies, and is responsible for ‘forms review.’ Incumbent is responsible for HIPAA compliance and confidentiality of …

Surprise Billing

How hospitals avoid or reduce patient billing disputes | Becker’s Hospital Review | 10/30/2019

Patient billing disputes result in more work for hospital staff and can potentially stand in the way of timely payment for services. However, many organizations are making efforts to avoid or reduce such disagreements. Here … insurance and billing process. Real-time authorizations help to eliminate surprise billing. As we provide accurate estimates for patients and expectations of what a bill will be, patients are able to have a choice. Our …

HIMSS

OODA Health Launches OODAPay to Overhaul Healthcare Payments; Pilot Achieves 96% Patient Satisfaction with Healthcare Billing | 10/28/2019

… that providers can focus on delivering care and payers own the member financial experience. The OODAPay approach meaningfully improves the patient billing experience and creates opportunities for higher payment collections. OODA Health launched a pilot … plans exacerbates the problem. In a recent industry survey from HIMSS and OODA Health, 72 percent of patients are confused by their explanation of benefits (EOB) and 70 percent of patients are confused by their …

Medical Coding

Cloud-Based Healthcare Software Leaders Announce New Partnership | Business Wire | 10/25/2019

… medical coding, insurance and patient billing, revenue cycle management, and accounts receivable collections. For more information, visit www.hstpathways.com . About Casetabs. Today, over 100 million surgeries are coordinated in the US every year with fragmented chains of emails, text messages, phone calls, and faxes. Casetabs uses an intuitive central coordination hub, which delivers real-time case information and updates to facility staff, physician office staff, physicians, anesthesiologists and vendor reps. Casetabs …

Clinical Data

The Strategic Value Of AI In Healthcare | Health IT Outcomes | 10/24/2019

… Record (EHR) over the last decade, emerging technologies have evolved to the point of taking the growing volumes of patient clinical data to help physicians and caregivers make more informed decisions on targeted, individualized care … fundamental process, such as automatically reconciling invoices to streamline the patient billing process, now is the time to think more boldly. Ensuring the successful use of a disruptive technology, without compromising daily operations or patient …

Population Health

FTC to probe impacts of state antitrust protections for local hospital mergers | FierceHealthcare | 10/23/2019

… also issued to Ballad Health in Tennessee and Virginia as well as Cabell Huntington Hospital in West Virginia for aggregated patient billing and discharge data, along with health system employee wage data and other information … that include investing $308 million over 10 years to improve population health, expanding access to care and supporting health research and medical education. Cabell Huntington Hospital was allowed to acquire nearby St. Mary’s Medical Center …

Digital Patient

1 in 3 Americans Frustrated with Patient Billing, Collections | RevCycle Intelligence | 10/18/2019

1 in 3 Americans Frustrated with Patient Billing, Collections Healthcare consumers are unhappy with current patient billing and collection processes and they are calling for more digital, convenient options, a new survey shows. 18, 2019 … consider switching to a different provider who offered an improved, digital patient billing and collections experience. Although consumers are able to take control of their credit score with the new regulation in place, a recent …

Change Healthcare

Fragmented Healthcare, Complexity Stunt Care Access, Consumerism | Patient Engagement HIT | 7/14/2020

Patient Responsibility News Fragmented Healthcare, Complexity Stunt Care Access, Consumerism Survey data shows patients want a consumer healthcare experience that simplifies care access and patient billing. Healthcare is next to impossible to access and engage with, dissuading nearly 50 percent of from care access whatsoever, according to a new Harris Poll commissioned by Change Healthcare. More than two-thirds of patients polled said every step of the healthcare access process …

Vizient

National Center for Healthcare Leadership Names Jill Schwieters Board Chair, Adds Six New Board Members | PRWeb | 4/7/2020

… NCHL is also pleased to announce the addition of six new board members. They include: David Ertel, chief financial officer, Vizient, Inc. Ertel has more than 30 years of experience in healthcare and financial management … 20 years of experience working with healthcare providers to develop patient billing and payment solutions. NCHL’s existing board members include: Jeanne Armentrout, executive vice president & chief administrative officer, Carilion Clinic; John W. Bluford, III, president …

OODA Health

Blue Shield of California Offers Financial Support to Healthcare Providers in Response to COVID-19 Crisis | PR Newswire | 4/6/2020

… with the pressures of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Blue Shield is planning to accelerate an innovative new, high-tech patient billing solution that was introduced in a pilot program in northern California last fall … a patient billing solution with San Francisco -based technology startup OODA Health and northern California providers such as Hill Physicians and Dignity Health. The payment pilot program was launched in the Sacramento region last year …

PatientPay

North Carolinian medical billing startup PatientPay lands $6.15M | MobiHealthNews | 4/1/2020

PatientPay lands $6.15M The round was led by Mosaik Partners and will be used to grow PatientPay’s product line. April 01, 2020 Share This morning, digital medical payment company PatientPay scored $6.15 million in a growth funding round led by Mosaik Partners. This comes roughly two years after the North Carolinian startup closed a $6 million round led by Teaghlach Family Office to expand its patient billing platform. WHAT THEY …

Patientco

Online tools ease patient billing stress at Iowa system | Modern Healthcare | 3/21/2020

March 21, 2020 01:00 AM Online tools ease patient billing stress at Iowa system Print Patientco Patients are used to paying bills online in almost every area of their lives—credit cards, utilities, rent and Netflix, to name a few. That’s a convenience Shannon Leffler, Great River Health System’s manager of patient financial services and patient billing, wanted to add when she took on her managerial role seven years ago …

Inbox Health

Inbox Health raises $3.5 Million in new venture funding led by Healthy Ventures alongside Collaborative Fund and Commerce Ventures. | PRWeb | 3/10/2020

Inbox Health raises $3.5 Million in new venture funding led by Healthy Ventures alongside Collaborative Fund and Commerce Ventures. Share Article Inbox Health – the patient engagement, communication, and payment platform built for medical billers – based … Global Ventures, Startup Health, and others. Inbox Health powers amazing patient billing and payment experiences for billing companies and their practices. The platform analyzes millions of data points across its entire customer base, empowering billers …

NextGen Healthcare

At one health system, self-service portal now accounts for 28% of collections | Healthcare IT News | 11/26/2019

patient billing systems on the market today. Some of the vendors of these systems include Advanced Data Systems, AdvancedMD, CareVoyant Medical Billing, DrChrono, Kareo, MedicsPremier, NextGen Healthcare, RevenueHealth Works and Waystar. MEETING THE CHALLENGE Patient financial engagement is an evolving process that requires continual reassessment and refinement. “We wanted to ensure that revenue cycle teams were able to leverage patient segments, consumer feedback and key performance indicators to implement, test …

Waystar

At one health system, self-service portal now accounts for 28% of collections | Healthcare IT News | 11/26/2019

patient billing systems on the market today. Some of the vendors of these systems include Advanced Data Systems, AdvancedMD, CareVoyant Medical Billing, DrChrono, Kareo, MedicsPremier, NextGen Healthcare, RevenueHealth Works and Waystar. MEETING THE CHALLENGE Patient financial engagement is an evolving process that requires continual reassessment and refinement. “We wanted to ensure that revenue cycle teams were able to leverage patient segments, consumer feedback and key performance indicators to implement, test …

athenahealth

Does the Patient Engagement Technology Market Meet Consumer Needs? | Patient Engagement HIT | 11/11/2019

… that patient engagement framework include patient experience, patient self-management, marketing and communication, wayfinding, provider search, patient engagement, care coordination, patient billing, and many other areas. Patient engagement vendors Allscripts, CipherHealth, and GetWellNetwork are market … these vendors were stronger with their patient portal offerings. Epic, athenahealth, and NextGen Healthcare all reported EHR-based patient engagement capabilities that closely align with organizational needs. READ MORE: 6 Patient Engagement Technologies that Improve …

Cerner

Does the Patient Engagement Technology Market Meet Consumer Needs? | Patient Engagement HIT | 11/11/2019

… that patient engagement framework include patient experience, patient self-management, marketing and communication, wayfinding, provider search, patient engagement, care coordination, patient billing, and many other areas. Patient engagement vendors Allscripts, CipherHealth, and GetWellNetwork are market … also observed strong patient engagement suites at Epic Systems and Cerner Corporation, although these vendors were stronger with their patient portal offerings. Epic, athenahealth, and NextGen Healthcare all reported EHR-based patient engagement capabilities that …

Allscripts

Does the Patient Engagement Technology Market Meet Consumer Needs? | Patient Engagement HIT | 11/11/2019

… patient billing, and many other areas. Patient engagement vendors Allscripts, CipherHealth, and GetWellNetwork are market leaders that deliver patient experience suites at least somewhat aligning with customer priorities, KLAS found. Allscripts, for example, can offer a patient engagement suite through its FollowMyHealth tool, which helps patients connect to their care providers and health information. The tool also offers patient outreach capabilities. CipherHealth offers patient kiosks, patient outreach, and rounding technologies …

Epic Systems

Does the Patient Engagement Technology Market Meet Consumer Needs? | Patient Engagement HIT | 11/11/2019

… that patient engagement framework include patient experience, patient self-management, marketing and communication, wayfinding, provider search, patient engagement, care coordination, patient billing, and many other areas. Patient engagement vendors Allscripts, CipherHealth, and GetWellNetwork are market … experience efforts. KLAS also observed strong patient engagement suites at Epic Systems and Cerner Corporation, although these vendors were stronger with their patient portal offerings. Epic, athenahealth, and NextGen Healthcare all reported EHR-based patient …

CareCloud

CareCloud Launches Integrated Patient Payments Solution | 11/9/2019

CareCloud Launches Integrated Patient Payments Solution CareCloud Launches Integrated Patient Payments Solution November 9, 2019 30 Views CareCloud has announced the availability of CareCloud Patient Payments, its new integrated credit processing solution available to users of CareCloud Central, the company’s medical practice management system. The new solution enables medical groups to process patient payments more efficiently, offer greater payment flexibility to patients, and improve overall patient billing effectiveness. CareCloud Patient …

UnitedHealth

SPBA President Appointed to Air Ambulance and Patient Billing Advisory Committee by DOT Secretary | PRWeb | 9/27/2019

SPBA President Appointed to Air Ambulance and Patient Billing Advisory Committee by DOT Secretary Share Article SPBA President Anne Lennan was appointed as representative of managers of employee benefit plans to support the AAPB Advisory … insurance regulators. 5. John Haben, Vice President for National Contracting, UnitedHealth Networks, as representative of health insurance providers. 6. Patricia Kelmar, Director of Health Policy, National Consumers League, as representative of consumer advocacy groups. 7 …

nThrive

More healthcare providers outsourcing all of their revenue cycle | Modern Healthcare | 9/14/2019

… management firms are increasingly seeing providers fully outsource revenue-cycle services rather than handle the important but tricky practice of patient billing themselves. According to Black Book Market Research, demand for outsourcing of full revenue … breakdown, according to Brenda Cline, president of service solutions at nThrive, No. 2 on our Largest Revenue Cycle Management Firms list. Cline said predictive analytics can help inform broader market trends and revenue-cycle firms …

HSTpathways

Surgical Notes Enters Into Transcription Integration Collaboration With HSTpathways | PR Newswire | 5/14/2019

… and solutions for the ambulatory surgery center (ASC) and surgical hospital markets, announces it has entered into a collaboration with HSTpathways, a nationwide provider of cloud-based, ASC management software. Through the collaboration, SNChart, a … supply chain management, EHR clinical workflows, medical coding, insurance and patient billing, and accounts receivable collections. For more information, visit www.HSTpathways.com . SOURCE Surgical Notes Related Links http://www.surgicalnotes.com …

Veritas Capital

Global Healthcare IT Market Report 2019 | PR Newswire | 6/20/2019

… PACS Solutions Prerequisites for Implementing PACS Radiology Information Systems Laboratory Information Systems Healthcare Provider IT - Non-Clinical Functions Financial Systems Patient Billing Cost Accounting General Ledger Accounts Payable Benefits Administration Electronic Claims Payroll Pharmacy Management … Medical Systems Europe Acquires DelftHold B.V Agfa HealthCare Acquires Inovelan Veritas Capital to Acquire a GE Healthcare Unit CPSI Partners with Alliance Health Partners Royal Philips Acquires VitalHealth Welltok Acquires Tea Leaves Health Allscripts Acquires …

Global Healthcare IT Market Report 2019 | Markets Insider | Business Insider | 6/19/2019

… PACS Solutions Prerequisites for Implementing PACS Radiology Information Systems Laboratory Information Systems Healthcare Provider IT - Non-Clinical Functions Financial Systems Patient Billing Cost Accounting General Ledger Accounts Payable Benefits Administration Electronic Claims Payroll Pharmacy Management … Medical Systems Europe Acquires DelftHold B.V Agfa HealthCare Acquires Inovelan Veritas Capital to Acquire a GE Healthcare Unit CPSI Partners with Alliance Health Partners Royal Philips Acquires VitalHealth Welltok Acquires Tea Leaves Health Allscripts Acquires …

Dignity Health

Blue Shield of California Offers Financial Support to Healthcare Providers in Response to COVID-19 Crisis | PR Newswire | 4/6/2020

… with the pressures of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Blue Shield is planning to accelerate an innovative new, high-tech patient billing solution that was introduced in a pilot program in northern California last fall … Health and northern California providers such as Hill Physicians and Dignity Health. The payment pilot program was launched in the Sacramento region last year. The initiative enables a provider to receive the patient’s portion of …

CommonSpirit Health

9 health systems suspending billing for COVID-19 testing, treatment | Becker’s Hospital Review | 3/31/2020

CommonSpirit Health , a Chicago-based system with 142 hospitals in 21 states, will suspend patient billing related to the testing and treatment of COVID-19. 4. Advocate Aurora Health , a 28-hospital system with headquarters in Milwaukee and Downers Grove, Ill., will pause billing related to COVID-19. The health system noted that it is not a “commitment to waive fees indefinitely.” 5. Providence, a 51-hospital system based in …

Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center

How 8 health systems are handling COVID-19 testing: in-house, drive-thru, triage and more | Becker’s Hospital Review | 3/23/2020

… has the ability to process 1,000 tests per day. Find out more about health systems with in-house testing here. Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon, N.H., is testing for novel coronavirus at its laboratory … be 24 hours after the lab is fully operational. 2. Patient billing Chicago, Ill.-based CommonSpirit , which includes hundreds of hospitals in 21 states, suspended patient billing for testing and treatment related to COVID-19 …

Medical Center

How 8 health systems are handling COVID-19 testing: in-house, drive-thru, triage and more | Becker’s Hospital Review | 3/23/2020

… ability to process 1,000 tests per day. Find out more about health systems with in-house testing here. Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon, N.H., is testing for novel coronavirus at its laboratory. The testing … be 24 hours after the lab is fully operational. 2. Patient billing Chicago, Ill.-based CommonSpirit , which includes hundreds of hospitals in 21 states, suspended patient billing for testing and treatment related to COVID-19 …

St. Joseph Health

CommonSpirit Health, Others Suspend Patient Billing for COVID-19 | RevCycle Intelligence | 3/20/2020

Practice Management News CommonSpirit Health, Others Suspend Patient Billing for COVID-19 The large health system is the latest to announce the temporary suspension of certain patient billing during the COVID-19 outbreak. 20, 2020 … Health based in Milwaukee and Downers Grove, Illinois and Providence St. Joseph Health, a 51-hospital system headquartered in Washington both announced that their facilities will not send patient bills related to COVID-19 treatment …

NYU Langone Health

Coronavirus, March 19: 11 notes from physicians, hospitals | Becker’s Hospital Review | 3/19/2020

… is presented based on the number of COVID-19 cases reported per state. New York 1. New York City-based NYU Langone Health said it has reconfigured and expanded the emergency department at Tisch Hospital … day quarantine. Washington 4. Tacoma -based CHI Franciscan is suspending patient billing for testing and treatments of COVID-19, the Mirror reported. The suspension covers CHI Franciscan’s eight acute care hospitals and more than 200 …

Kaiser Permanente

Coronavirus, March 18: 9 notes from physicians, hospitals | Becker’s Hospital Review | 3/18/2020

… ventilators now, they are working on coordinating where they will be best served, according to The San Francisco Chronicle . 5. Kaiser Permanente To test more patients while also limiting the spread of COVID-19, Oakland … based CommonSpirit Health said March 17 that it will suspend patient billing related to the testing and treatment of the new coronavirus. “The last thing our patients should worry about if they experience symptoms characteristic …

Children's Hospital

Coronavirus, March 18: 9 notes from physicians, hospitals | Becker’s Hospital Review | 3/18/2020

… 23, for the safety of staff and patients. Mayo will continue providing semi-urgent, urgent and emergency care. 7. Seattle Children’s Hospital Seattle Children’s Hospital will begin serving inpatients up to and including age 21 … based CommonSpirit Health said March 17 that it will suspend patient billing related to the testing and treatment of the new coronavirus. “The last thing our patients should worry about if they experience symptoms characteristic …

Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare

New York hospitals have filed thousands of lawsuits against patients | Modern Healthcare | 3/13/2020

… report misrepresented the facts by listing Crouse as part of its health system. Northwell doesn’t own Crouse or perform its patient billing or collection functions despite their clinical relationship. “There was no attempt to present … collect bills, Kaiser Health News reported . In another example, nonprofit Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare in Memphis filed 8,300 lawsuits against its patients over a five-year period, ProPublica reported . One of the contributing factors to …

North Shore University Hospital

New York hospitals have filed thousands of lawsuits against patients | Modern Healthcare | 3/13/2020

patient billing or collection functions despite their clinical relationship. “There was no attempt to present this information fairly or honestly,” he said. A spokeswoman for Crouse did not immediately respond to a request for comment Wednesday afternoon. Even when excluding Crouse, Northwell hospitals filed around 10,000 lawsuits against its patients, including 2,233 from North Shore University Hospital. The New York hospitals join a group of facilities around the country that …

Crouse Hospital, Syracuse NY

New York hospitals have filed thousands of lawsuits against patients | Modern Healthcare | 3/13/2020

Crouse Hospital in Syracuse, a clinical affiliate of Northwell Health, filed the largest number of lawsuits against its patients, 5,546, during the span, nearly double that of the second-most-litigious hospital. A spokesman for Northwell Health said the report misrepresented the facts by listing Crouse as part of its health system. Northwell doesn’t own Crouse or perform its patient billing or collection functions despite their clinical relationship. “There was …

University Hospital

New York hospitals have filed thousands of lawsuits against patients | Modern Healthcare | 3/13/2020

patient billing or collection functions despite their clinical relationship. “There was no attempt to present this information fairly or honestly,” he said. A spokeswoman for Crouse did not immediately respond to a request for comment Wednesday afternoon. Even when excluding Crouse, Northwell hospitals filed around 10,000 lawsuits against its patients, including 2,233 from North Shore University Hospital. The New York hospitals join a group of facilities around the country that …

Northwell Health

New York hospitals have filed thousands of lawsuits against patients | Modern Healthcare | 3/13/2020

… the lawsuits. Some of the most litigious hospitals were part of the area’s largest health systems, including NYU Langone Health, Northwell Health and New York–Presbyterian. “Many of these charitable institutions are not behaving as … its health system. Northwell doesn’t own Crouse or perform its patient billing or collection functions despite their clinical relationship. “There was no attempt to present this information fairly or honestly,” he said. A spokeswoman for …

Covenant Health

(USA-TX-Lubbock) Respiratory Care Practitioner - Full Time / Nights | 11/7/2019

St. Joseph Health / Covenant Health Respiratory Care Practitioner - Full Time / Nights in Lubbock , Texas Job Summary: Plans, prepares, and delivers a broad range of respiratory care procedures and diagnostic studies. Documents all respiratory care on appropriate records. Inspects, tests, maintains and operates respiratory care equipment.Completes patient billing. Essential Functions: Plans, prepares, and delivers respiratory care treatments including IPPB, aerosol nebulizer, chest physical therapy, incentive spirometry, sputum induction, volume ventilation, and …

Cabell Huntington Hospital, Huntington WV

What the FTC’s Study of COPAs Means for Hospital Mergers | RevCycle Intelligence | 10/29/2019

… Cabell Huntington Hospital, Inc. These orders seek aggregated patient billing and discharge data, health system employee wage data, and other information relevant for analyzing the health systems’ prices, quality, access, and innovation. In June of this year, the FTC held a public workshop to present empirical research on the price effects of three COPAs approved in the 1990s, including Benefits Health System in Montana, Palmetto Health in South Carolina, and …

Palmetto Health

What the FTC’s Study of COPAs Means for Hospital Mergers | RevCycle Intelligence | 10/29/2019

patient billing and discharge data, health system employee wage data, and other information relevant for analyzing the health systems’ prices, quality, access, and innovation. In June of this year, the FTC held a public workshop to present empirical research on the price effects of three COPAs approved in the 1990s, including Benefits Health System in Montana, Palmetto Health in South Carolina, and Mission Health in North Carolina. Workshop testimony and …

Mountain States Health Alliance

What the FTC’s Study of COPAs Means for Hospital Mergers | RevCycle Intelligence | 10/29/2019

… Healthcare, while the two health systems receiving orders are Ballad Health and Cabell Huntington Hospital, Inc. These orders seek aggregated patient billing and discharge data, health system employee wage data, and other information relevant for … example, a merger between two competing hospitals in northeast Tennessee - Mountain States Health Alliance and Wellmont Health System – formed Ballad Health. The FTC was averse to the merger between the two non-profit hospitals because …

Wellmont Health System

What the FTC’s Study of COPAs Means for Hospital Mergers | RevCycle Intelligence | 10/29/2019

… Healthcare, while the two health systems receiving orders are Ballad Health and Cabell Huntington Hospital, Inc. These orders seek aggregated patient billing and discharge data, health system employee wage data, and other information relevant for … competing hospitals in northeast Tennessee - Mountain States Health Alliance and Wellmont Health System – formed Ballad Health. The FTC was averse to the merger between the two non-profit hospitals because the agency feared the system …

Huntington Hospital

What the FTC’s Study of COPAs Means for Hospital Mergers | RevCycle Intelligence | 10/29/2019

… Huntington Hospital, Inc. These orders seek aggregated patient billing and discharge data, health system employee wage data, and other information relevant for analyzing the health systems’ prices, quality, access, and innovation. In June of this year, the FTC held a public workshop to present empirical research on the price effects of three COPAs approved in the 1990s, including Benefits Health System in Montana, Palmetto Health in South Carolina, and Mission …

Ballad Health

What the FTC’s Study of COPAs Means for Hospital Mergers | RevCycle Intelligence | 10/29/2019

Ballad Health and Cabell Huntington Hospital, Inc. These orders seek aggregated patient billing and discharge data, health system employee wage data, and other information relevant for analyzing the health systems’ prices, quality, access, and innovation. In June of this year, the FTC held a public workshop to present empirical research on the price effects of three COPAs approved in the 1990s, including Benefits Health System in Montana, Palmetto Health in …

Cabell Huntington Hospital

What the FTC’s Study of COPAs Means for Hospital Mergers | RevCycle Intelligence | 10/29/2019

… Cabell Huntington Hospital, Inc. These orders seek aggregated patient billing and discharge data, health system employee wage data, and other information relevant for analyzing the health systems’ prices, quality, access, and innovation. In June of this year, the FTC held a public workshop to present empirical research on the price effects of three COPAs approved in the 1990s, including Benefits Health System in Montana, Palmetto Health in South Carolina, and …

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona

OODAPay Pilot Achieves 96% Patient Satisfaction with Healthcare Billing | 11/5/2019

patient billing experience and creates opportunities for higher payment collections. OODA Health launched a pilot program at CommonSpirit Health hospitals in Arizona with Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona earlier this year, achieving an unprecedented 96% member satisfaction rate. More recently, OODAPay was launched at CommonSpirit Health hospitals in California with Blue Shield of California. Additional launches with payers and providers across the country are planned later this year and …

OODA Health Launches OODAPay to Overhaul Healthcare Payments; Pilot Achieves 96% Patient Satisfaction with Healthcare Billing | 10/28/2019

patient billing experience and creates opportunities for higher payment collections. OODA Health launched a pilot program at CommonSpirit Health hospitals in Arizona with Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona earlier this year, achieving an unprecedented 96% member satisfaction rate. More recently, OODAPay was launched at CommonSpirit Health hospitals in California with Blue Shield of California. Additional launches with payers and providers across the country are planned later this year and …

Aetna

What the FTC’s Study of COPAs Means for Hospital Mergers | RevCycle Intelligence | 10/29/2019

… Aetna, Inc., Anthem, Inc., BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee, Cigna Corporation, and United Healthcare, while the two health systems receiving orders are Ballad Health and Cabell Huntington Hospital, Inc. These orders seek aggregated patient billing and discharge data, health system employee wage data, and other information relevant for analyzing the health systems’ prices, quality, access, and innovation. In June of this year, the FTC held a public workshop to present empirical …

FTC to probe impacts of state antitrust protections for local hospital mergers | FierceHealthcare | 10/23/2019

… and hospital consolidation on prices, quality, access, the innovation of healthcare services and employee wages. The FTC issued orders to Aetna, Anthem, BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee, Cigna and United Healthcare for patient-level commerical claims … well as Cabell Huntington Hospital in West Virginia for aggregated patient billing and discharge data, along with health system employee wage data and other information relevant for analyzing the health systems’ prices, quality, access and …

Cigna

What the FTC’s Study of COPAs Means for Hospital Mergers | RevCycle Intelligence | 10/29/2019

Cigna Corporation, and United Healthcare, while the two health systems receiving orders are Ballad Health and Cabell Huntington Hospital, Inc. These orders seek aggregated patient billing and discharge data, health system employee wage data, and other information relevant for analyzing the health systems’ prices, quality, access, and innovation. In June of this year, the FTC held a public workshop to present empirical research on the price effects of three COPAs …

FTC to probe impacts of state antitrust protections for local hospital mergers | FierceHealthcare | 10/23/2019

… access, the innovation of healthcare services and employee wages. The FTC issued orders to Aetna, Anthem, BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee, Cigna and United Healthcare for patient-level commerical claims data. Free Daily Newsletter Like this … well as Cabell Huntington Hospital in West Virginia for aggregated patient billing and discharge data, along with health system employee wage data and other information relevant for analyzing the health systems’ prices, quality, access and …

Lloyd Dean

CommonSpirit suspends patient billing for COVID-19 testing, treatment | Becker’s Hospital Review | 3/18/2020

CommonSpirit Health, a Chicago-based system with 142 hospitals in 21 states, will suspend patient billing related to the testing and treatment of COVID-19. “The last thing our patients should worry about if they experience symptoms characteristic of this coronavirus is the cost of seeking care,” said Lloyd Dean, CEO of CommonSpirit Health. With its March 17 announcement, CommonSpirit Health joins a growing list of health systems halting bills …

How 6 hospital CEOs are responding to the coronavirus | Becker’s Hospital Review | 3/18/2020

patient billing related to the testing and treatment of COVID-19. Of the decision, the health system’s CEO Lloyd Dean said, “The last thing our patients should worry about if they experience symptoms characteristic of this coronavirus is the cost of seeking care.”3. Rick Sutton, CEO of Southeast Health in Dothan, Ala., was candid with his community about the limited number of COVID-19 tests the hospital has — only …

Florian Otto

The revenue cycle reboot: 5 insights on the patient-centered RCM | Becker’s Hospital Review | 10/30/2019

… Florian Otto, MD, PhD, co-founder and CEO of Cedar. Dan Nielsen, co-founder and president of America’s Healthcare Leaders, moderated the panel. Here are five key takeaways: 1. Health systems are looking for ways to simplify the billing process and make it easier for patients to pay. It should also be a priority for revenue cycle leaders to personalize the patient billing experience, whether it’s an online portal or …

Lousy digital experiences leave younger consumers frustrated – and ready to switch | Healthcare IT News | 10/11/2019

… in five have already stopped or switched providers over a poor digital experience. Younger Americans are the most frustrated with patient billing processes and the most likely to switch providers if they have a poor … clinical side, administrative processes have yet to catch up,” said Florian Otto, founder and CEO of Cedar, in a statement. “Modern consumers — armed with new levels of data, treatment options and heightened expectations — now demand …

Tom Hui

Cloud-Based Healthcare Software Leaders Announce New Partnership | Business Wire | 10/25/2019

… practice revenue cycle management tools (HST anesthesia ). “We don’t want to be reactionary,” said CEO and Founder of HST Pathways, Tom Hui. “As a recognized technology and thought leader in the ASC industry, it is … electronic health record (EHR) clinical workflows, medical coding, insurance and patient billing, revenue cycle management, and accounts receivable collections. For more information, visit www.hstpathways.com . About Casetabs. Today, over 100 million surgeries are coordinated in the …

Cloud-Based Healthcare Software Leaders Announce New Partnership | Business & Finance | heraldchronicle.com | Business Wire | 10/25/2019

… practice revenue cycle management tools (HST anesthesia ). “We don’t want to be reactionary,” said CEO and Founder of HST Pathways, Tom Hui. “As a recognized technology and thought leader in the ASC industry, it is … electronic health record (EHR) clinical workflows, medical coding, insurance and patient billing, revenue cycle management, and accounts receivable collections. For more information, visit www.hstpathways.com . About Casetabs. Today, over 100 million surgeries are coordinated in the …

Marty Callahan

RevSpring Announces Digital First Solution for Patient Financial Engagement | 10/10/2019

patient billing and payments. “People expect digital convenience, flexibility, and ease across work, business, and personal interactions. Yet, in healthcare, digital adoption remains low due to disconnected systems and a reliance on more familiar printed processes,” said Marty Callahan, RevSpring’s president of healthcare. “We’re confident this new solution will close the digital gap in healthcare financial communications to deliver the digital experience that patients want, and providers need, to optimize …

RevSpring Announces Digital First Solution for Patient Financial Engagement | PRWeb | 10/9/2019

patient billing and payments. “People expect digital convenience, flexibility, and ease across work, business, and personal interactions. Yet, in healthcare, digital adoption remains low due to disconnected systems and a reliance on more familiar printed processes,” said Marty Callahan, RevSpring’s president of healthcare. “We’re confident this new solution will close the digital gap in healthcare financial communications to deliver the digital experience that patients want, and providers need, to optimize …

Chris Myers

Air Methods Issues Comments Regarding Life-Threatening Air Medical Medicaid Waiver Application Submitted by Wyoming | Globe Newswire | 10/1/2019

… Chris Myers, executive vice president of reimbursement at Air Methods and member of the recently created Air Ambulance and Patient Billing (AAPB) Advisory Committee . In its public comments regarding the waiver application, Air Methods strongly objects to this state takeover that would severely limit access to life-saving medical care and could ultimately drive up healthcare costs for Wyomingites not receiving expeditious, high-quality care, and transportation they need for …

Air Methods’ EVP, Chris Myers, Appointed to Air Ambulance and Patient Billing Advisory Committee | Globe Newswire | 9/12/2019

Department of Transportation committee chartered to make recommendations to Congress about air medical patient billing practices September 12, 2019 13:10 ET Source: Air Methods GREENWOOD VILLAGE, Co., Air Methods , the leading air medical service provider, today announced that Chris Myers, EVP of reimbursement, was appointed to the Air Ambulance and Patient Billing (AAPB) Advisory Committee, which was included as part of the passage of the FAA Reauthorization Act of 2018 …

Brian Kueppers

Apex Revenue Technologies Announces Employee Certification Through HBI | PR Newswire | 12/19/2017

… cycle in general is critical to drive success for our clients, and makes us stand apart in the market,” said Brian Kueppers , Founder and CEO of Apex Revenue Technologies. “As a company, we are better … patients. Apex’s cloud-based software promotes patient financial engagement, streamlines patient billing processes, increases revenues, and reduces the cost to collect from patients. The company’s award-winning Apex Connect™ platform is the first in the …

Apex Revenue Technologies Announces Employee Certification Through HBI | PR Newswire | 12/19/2017

… cycle in general is critical to drive success for our clients, and makes us stand apart in the market,” said Brian Kueppers , Founder and CEO of Apex Revenue Technologies. “As a company, we are better … patients. Apex’s cloud-based software promotes patient financial engagement, streamlines patient billing processes, increases revenues, and reduces the cost to collect from patients. The company’s award-winning Apex Connect™ platform is the first in the …