Patient Financial Engagement

Financial Agility is Essential to Healthcare’s Post-COVID-19 New Normal - Industry Analysis by Loyale Healthcare | PRWeb | 7/29/2020

… revenue, while expenses remained high.” This is borne out by the experience of HCA Healthcare, one of the largest for-profit healthcare systems in the country. HCA employs Loyale Patient Financial Manager™ as its patient financial engagement platform enterprise-wide. During its second quarter earnings call for 2020 , executives at HCA reported that revenues declined $1.5 billion (13.8%) compared to the same period last year. The worst month of the …

Payspan offers Patient Financial Engagement solution – 03:07:42(EDT)7-29-2020 | 7/29/2020

Payspan offers Patient Financial Engagement solution 15:07:42 (EDT) JACKSONVILLE, Fla.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Payspan, the market leader in healthcare payments for payers, providers, and consumers offers a solution suite that is designed to process patient payments to providers online and in-office. The Patient Financial Engagement (PFE) solution delivers automated and self-service patient payment functionalities that are specifically tailored for medical practices and organizations. Patient Financial Engagement for small to …

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COVID-19 and The Growing Demand for Healthcare Transparency - Industry Analysis by Loyale Healthcare | Business Insider | 7/22/2020

… the Act itself falls far short of meeting the real expectations of patients. But in a marketplace where the importance of consumer preference is only just beginning to emerge, we are certain that authentic patient financial engagement will soon become an operating imperative for providers everywhere. We’re honored to be on the leading edge of that transformation. Kevin Fleming is the CEO of Loyale Healthcare About Loyale Loyale Patient Financial …

NTT DATA Simplifies Clients’ Digital Healthcare Journey with Powerful New Alliance | Business Wire | 7/20/2020

… the analytics-driven care coordination tools necessary to exceed contract measures. Enli has been named Best in KLAS for Population Health Management in 2017, 2018, and 2020. About VisitPay VisitPay , is the leader in patient financial engagement . The company’s third-generation cloud-based platform is used by the nation’s largest and most innovative health systems to deliver transparency, choice, and control to patients managing healthcare payments and transactions. Through VisitPay …

RevSpring Expands Merchant Services to Offer Complete Payments Solution, Advancing Collection of Patient Payments | PRWeb | 7/15/2020

… engagement from pre-service to post-service, we improve the financial experience and outcomes for providers and their patients. To learn more, visit revspringinc.com/healthcare . About Loyale Loyale Patient Financial Manager™ is a comprehensive patient financial engagement technology platform leveraging a suite of configurable solution components including predictive analytics, intelligent workflows, multiple patient financing vehicles, communications, payments, digital front doors, and other key capabilities. Based in Lafayette, California, Loyale and …

Healthcare’s COVID-19 Secret Weapon – The Innovation that Will Fuel Long-Term Competitiveness: Industry Analysis by Loyale Healthcare | PRWeb | 7/15/2020

… success to realize the operational and financial benefits of platform-based operating systems, providers will uncover the ability to deliver more satisfying consumer experiences while improving their own operating performance. The Digital Future for Patient Financial Engagement Before the current crisis, healthcare consumers were sending several important messages to the healthcare marketplace: We’re not subscribing to the old primary care physician model. We want access to care that’s convenient and …

Financial Recovery for Health Systems is at Least a Year Away; Going Digital Can Accelerate It - Healthcare Industry Analysis by Loyale Healthcare | PRWeb | 6/25/2020

… over the phone or to deliver digitally. Digital delivery offers several compelling economic advantages. First, they can be automated to dramatically reduce the amount of staff time needed for most patient registrations. Second, digital patient financial engagement improves service by putting valuable personal patient information at their fingertips, right when they need it. For example, Loyale Healthcare’s Patient Financial Manager™ is configured by some healthcare providers to automate the patient’s …

Patient financial engagement platform Cedar grabs $102M in… | Flickr | 6/24/2020

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Patient Engagement Company Cedar Raises Over $102 Million | 6/23/2020

… to deliver an innovative and personalized financial experience for Novant Health patients. Both of the announcements underscore the company’s growth strategy and affirm the critical need to transform the U.S. healthcare system’s approach to patient financial engagement . To support Cedar’s growth, the latest round of funding will be used to invest in expanding the company’s reach and to accelerate product innovation and expansion. And other participants in the fundraising round …

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

… startup also handles administrative issues. WHAT IT’S FOR The company said the new funds will be put towards expanding its overall offerings. “The next phase of Cedar’s vision will be to evolve from a patient financial engagement solution to a comprehensive healthcare consumer engagement platform,” Florian Otto, CEO and cofounder of Cedars, said in a blog announcing the new funding. “While dealing with a medical situation will never be on …

Price Transparency and Self-Service Options Can Benefit Healthcare Providers as Patients Return for Care | Globe Newswire | 6/22/2020

… firm Aite Group further emphasizes how the partnership addresses the market need for a more personalized patient financial experience. Aite Group found that the combined technologies of TransUnion Healthcare and VisitPay create a turnkey patient financial engagement solution. The key characteristics which differentiate a joint TransUnion Healthcare and VisitPay solution from other offerings in the marketplace are the pre-service patient experience (i.e. the time an appointment is scheduled to …

Cedar Accelerates Growth With $102M in Series C Funding Led by Andreessen Horowitz and New Innovation Partnership With Novant Health | Globe Newswire | 6/22/2020

… based healthcare system, to deliver an innovative, personalized financial experience for Novant Health patients. Both announcements underscore the company’s growth strategy and affirm the critical need to transform the U.S. healthcare system’s approach to patient financial engagement . “The COVID-19 pandemic has put a spotlight on many of the inefficiencies and archaic processes across our current healthcare system which has, in turn, driven an increase in the adoption of platforms …

Cedar Closes $102M Series C Led By Andreessen Horowitz To Improve Patient Financial Engagement – Crunchbase News | 6/22/2020

27 Shares Email Cedar secured more than $102 million in Series C funding led by Andreessen Horowitz , the company said Monday. New York-based Cedar, founded in 2016, is developing a health care financial engagement platform for hospitals, health systems and medical groups that clarifies and simplifies the financial experience for patients, improving bill resolution and payment outcomes for providers. The deal includes $77 million in venture capital and $25 …

Cedar Collects $102M in Series C Funding | 6/22/2020

… based healthcare system, to deliver an innovative, personalized financial experience for Novant Health patients. Both announcements underscore the company’s growth strategy and affirm the critical need to transform the U.S. healthcare system’s approach to patient financial engagement . Cedar’s FoundersCedar’s Founders”The COVID-19 pandemic has put a spotlight on many of the inefficiencies and archaic processes across our current healthcare system which has, in turn, driven an increase in the …

258+ healthcare revenue cycle companies to know | 2020 | Becker’s Hospital Review | 6/19/2020

… 5000’s Fastest Growing Private Companies in 2019 and launched its Estimate My Cost patient-facing tool in June 2019. ACI Worldwide (Naples, Fla.). Healthcare providers collect up to 27 percent more with new patient financial engagement technology. ACI Worldwide offers innovative new ways to engage patients before, during and after appointments to accelerate cash flow. ACN Healthcare (India). ACN Healthcare is a revenue cycle management company focused on end …

Announcing RevSpring Arrived™ Parking Lot Waiting Room Application | PRWeb | 6/18/2020

… appointments. Arrived is a flexible digital solution that provides peace of mind as it protects patients and providers. Using proven technologies for pre-service engagement and payment, it’s a natural extension to RevSpring’s comprehensive patient financial engagement platform and a crucial solution as more patients return for facility visits. “Arrived reduces the potential exposure to others with COVID-19 or other infectious diseases and gives providers more control over the …

Five Critical Operational and Financial Capabilities Required for Healthcare’s Financial Survival - Industry Analysis by Loyale Healthcare | PRWeb | 6/17/2020

… financial capabilities that hospitals, health systems and other providers must embrace to secure their futures. Many of these are based on the same data- and evidence-based principles described above. They include: 1. Contactless patient financial engagement - Patients now represent the healthcare industry’s second largest source of revenue, behind only Medicare and Medicaid. As consumers, they have become accustomed to communicating and doing business online. Just as providers have rapidly …

CFO Playbook - Turning Financial Trauma into Transformation: Healthcare’s Digital Transition into the Post-COVID New Normal - Industry Analysis by Loyale Healthcare | PRWeb | 6/11/2020

… from costly, labor-intensive systems requiring person-to-person contact, they are finding that patient safety and revenue cycle performance don’t have to come at the expense of patient satisfaction. This vision for digital patient financial engagement was an important part of why Loyale was chosen as the digital patient engagement platform for one of the nation’s largest healthcare system. Traditional healthcare financial systems have become an operational liability, especially …

To Recover After COVID-19, Healthcare Providers Must Advance Tools for Patient Self-Help - Industry Analysis by Loyale Healthcare | PRWeb | 6/3/2020

… immediately begin saving hospitals and health systems millions in unnecessary, often overlooked expenses. Our company, Loyale Healthcare , routinely analyzes healthcare provider revenue cycle performance to calculate potential savings for companies that convert to digital patient financial engagement . These companies consistently show cost take-outs in the tens of millions per year. These are savings that begin to accumulate in as little as 90-days following adoption. Better still, digital revenue …

The COVID-19 Financial Crisis: 6 Steps Hospitals Can Take Now to Help Their Patients and Themselves - Industry Analysis by Loyale Healthcare | PRWeb | 4/1/2020

… solved, of course. New car demand remains low and production has been slowed or stopped. But their actions should serve to improve payment performance, stimulate sales and engender customer loyalty. Healthcare needs its own patient financial engagement strategy to deal with this crisis. Modeling the automakers, healthcare’s COVID-19 Patient Financial Engagement strategy might look something like this: 1. Providers reach out electronically (for cost and scale purposes) to all …

VisitPay Names Chief Technology Officer, Appoints Chief Financial Officer | PR Newswire | 4/1/2020

BOISE, Idaho , April 1, VisitPay, the leader in patient financial engagement , today announced the addition of two senior executives to its leadership team: David P. Smith has joined as chief technology officer (CTO) and Tom Ryden has joined as chief financial officer (CFO). Both bring extensive experience and success in growth stage companies which will support VisitPay’s consistent year-over-year expansion. David P. Smith , CTO Smith focuses on aligning …

VisitPay Report: Cost Is #1 Driver of Provider Choice Yet Patients Don’t Ask About Prices and Providers Aren’t Forthcoming | PR Newswire | 3/19/2020

… options are crucial to improve patient satisfaction and health system payment rates News provided by Mar 19, 2020, 10:30 ET Share this article BOISE, Idaho , March 19, 2020 /PRNewswire/ – VisitPay, a market leader in patient financial engagement , has released its second annual study of the patient as payer. Among the key findings of “The 2020 VisitPay Report,” is that the majority (70%) of patients do not ask hospitals and health …

Ziegler Served as Sole Financial Advisor in the sale of Loyale Healthcare to RevSpring | PRWeb | 3/12/2020

… Ziegler, a specialty investment bank, is pleased to announce it served as sole financial advisor in the sale of Loyale Healthcare (Loyale) to RevSpring, a portfolio company of GTCR. Loyale is a next-generation patient financial engagement software platform delivering comprehensive enterprise payment solutions to leading health systems and ambulatory providers. Mark Turco, Director with Ziegler’s Healthcare Corporate Finance practice, commented, “With patient financial responsibility on the rise, providers are …

Ziegler Served as Sole Financial Advisor in the sale of Loyale Healthcare to… ( CHICAGO…) | 3/12/2020

Date:3/12/2020 CHICAGO (PRWEB) March 12, 2020 Ziegler, a specialty investment bank, is pleased to announce it served as sole financial advisor in the sale of Loyale Healthcare (Loyale) to RevSpring, a portfolio company of GTCR. Loyale is a next-generation patient financial engagement software platform delivering comprehensive enterprise payment solutions to leading health systems and ambulatory providers. With this acquisition, RevSpring further augments its leading digital communications and payments …

President of TransUnion Healthcare is Newest Member of PharmaPoint Board | PRWeb | 3/10/2020

… degree at the United States Military Academy at West Point and his Master of Business Administration degree from Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management. Wojczynski also serves on the board for VisitPay, an online patient financial engagement platform company. About PharmaPoint PharmaPoint is an innovative, technology-enabled pharmacy management and software company. Through the management of outpatient retail pharmacies for hospitals, health systems and physician groups, our commitment to completing …

Telehealth

CFO Playbook - Turning Financial Trauma into Transformation: Healthcare’s Digital Transition into the Post-COVID New Normal - Industry Analysis by Loyale Healthcare | PRWeb | 6/11/2020

… plans. The COVID-19 crisis has motivated many to accelerate what had been long-term ideas into immediate operating imperatives. Telehealth is just one example. Necessitated by requirements for contactless patient engagement and supported by … at the expense of patient satisfaction. This vision for digital patient financial engagement was an important part of why Loyale was chosen as the digital patient engagement platform for one of the nation’s largest healthcare …

Medicaid

CFO Playbook - Turning Financial Trauma into Transformation: Healthcare’s Digital Transition into the Post-COVID New Normal - Industry Analysis by Loyale Healthcare | PRWeb | 6/11/2020

… is just one example. Necessitated by requirements for contactless patient engagement and supported by revised reimbursement policies from Medicare and Medicaid, digital patient engagement has been fast-tracked by providers everywhere to manage costs, boost … at the expense of patient satisfaction. This vision for digital patient financial engagement was an important part of why Loyale was chosen as the digital patient engagement platform for one of the nation’s largest healthcare …

Medicare

CFO Playbook - Turning Financial Trauma into Transformation: Healthcare’s Digital Transition into the Post-COVID New Normal - Industry Analysis by Loyale Healthcare | PRWeb | 6/11/2020

… imperatives. Telehealth is just one example. Necessitated by requirements for contactless patient engagement and supported by revised reimbursement policies from Medicare and Medicaid, digital patient engagement has been fast-tracked by providers everywhere to manage … at the expense of patient satisfaction. This vision for digital patient financial engagement was an important part of why Loyale was chosen as the digital patient engagement platform for one of the nation’s largest healthcare …

Patient Engagement

The COVID-19 Financial Crisis: 6 Steps Hospitals Can Take Now to Help Their Patients and Themselves - Industry Analysis by Loyale Healthcare | PRWeb | 4/1/2020

… stopped. But their actions should serve to improve payment performance, stimulate sales and engender customer loyalty. Healthcare needs its own patient financial engagement strategy to deal with this crisis. Modeling the automakers, healthcare’s COVID-19 … will lead to long-term improvements in financial performance and patient engagement. By proactively reaching out to patients with existing balances and encouraging patients to pay early if they are able, hospitals will provide much …

Patient Satisfaction

Sphere Teams Up with VisitPay to Launch an Innovative Text to Pay Solution for Healthcare | Business Wire | 2/27/2020

… provider of end-to-end integrated payments and security software, today announced a new collaboration with VisitPay , the leader in patient financial engagement. Together, they have launched a mobile payments solution called Text to Pay … billing experience that drives both higher payment rates and improved patient satisfaction scores. VisitPay’s investors include Norwest Venture Partners, Flare Capital Partners and Ascension Ventures. For more information about VisitPay, visit www.visitpay.com . Follow us on …

Department of Health and Human Services

Taxpayers Have Invested Billions In Electronic Health Records Systems - The Cure Has Become Worse Than the Disease: Industry Analysis by Loyale Healthcare | PRWeb | 2/26/2020

… For patients, affordability has become a healthcare crisis. - Kevin Fleming, CEO, Loyale Healthcare LAFAYETTE, Calif. Just last week, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) released the final version of a comprehensive strategy … Medical Record Systems: Powerful for Clinical Engagement, A Liability for Patient Financial Engagement ”, Loyale CEO Kevin Fleming focused not on the clinical deficiencies inherent to these disparate, overly complicated systems but to the financial and …

Digital Health

Top Healthcare Trends for 2020 & Some Early Wins in the Quest for Transformation - Industry Analysis by Loyale Healthcare | PRWeb | 2/20/2020

… easily usable across a range of customers and for a range of applications that accelerate innovation.” In the area of patient financial engagement, our own technology - Loyale Patient Financial Manager - is one example. The potential … management and revenue optimization efforts while making investments in new digital health tools and more convenient outpatient locations in order to improve the patient experience.” Partners Healthcare’s new system-wide strategy (included in the financial …

Population Health

Top Healthcare Trends for 2020 & Some Early Wins in the Quest for Transformation - Industry Analysis by Loyale Healthcare | PRWeb | 2/20/2020

… easily usable across a range of customers and for a range of applications that accelerate innovation.” In the area of patient financial engagement, our own technology - Loyale Patient Financial Manager - is one example. The potential … stated objective of the Triple Aim (Improved patient experience - Improved population health - Reduced costs), the industry will broaden its focus to include “social, non-medical factors - including socioeconomic factors, neighborhoods, employment, and physical safety” to …

Revenue Cycle Management

MedPilot Brings Total Funding to $3.6M to Transform Patient Financial Engagement | PR Newswire | 2/19/2020

CLEVELAND MedPilot , a leading patient financial engagement company, just announced a new round of funding led by JumpStart, TurnCap, Northcoast Fund, Wavemaker Three-Sixty Health, Valley Growth Ventures, and Hudson River Capital Partners. “Patient responsibilities … Their platform’s primary benefits for healthcare provider’s billing departments and revenue cycle management companies are reducing costs, increasing patient collections, and boosting patient satisfaction. “We’re proud to follow on in this round and continue to …

Patient Loyalty

Disruption and the “Retailization” of Healthcare: Strategies to Compete and Succeed – Industry Analysis by Loyale Healthcare | PRWeb | 1/29/2020

… placed healthcare on the threshold of transformation. Photo by Ross Findon on Unsplash We’re seeing every day how technology-enabled patient financial engagement is opening the door to more affordable care and better overall patient … stage for hospitals that are committed to winning and keeping patient loyalty.” More often than not, discussions on the topic of interoperability focus on patients’ health records, their portability and accessibility to other systems for …

Patient Financial Experience

Patient Financial Engagement: Essential to Hospital Goals for Pre- and Point-of-Service Payments - Healthcare Industry Analysis by Loyale Healthcare | PRWeb | 1/15/2020

Patient Financial Engagement: Essential to Hospital Goals for Pre- and Point-of-Service Payments - Healthcare Industry Analysis by Loyale Healthcare Share Article Making it easy for patients to pay in advance or at point of … the country to enable the enterprise-wide delivery of consistent patient financial experiences. And because of its usability, patients are much more likely to serve themselves. Patients are demonstrating that, with an experience that’s as …

Patient Finance

Patient Financial Engagement: Essential to Hospital Goals for Pre- and Point-of-Service Payments - Healthcare Industry Analysis by Loyale Healthcare | PRWeb | 1/15/2020

Patient Financial Engagement: Essential to Hospital Goals for Pre- and Point-of-Service Payments - Healthcare Industry Analysis by Loyale Healthcare Share Article Making it easy for patients to pay in advance or at point of service leads to a number of well-documented advantages for both hospitals and patients. But most hospitals lack the ability to engage with patients in a meaningful conversation about price, affordability and payment when it …

Healthcare Financial Management

Patient Financial Engagement: Essential to Hospital Goals for Pre- and Point-of-Service Payments - Healthcare Industry Analysis by Loyale Healthcare | PRWeb | 1/15/2020

Patient Financial Engagement: Essential to Hospital Goals for Pre- and Point-of-Service Payments - Healthcare Industry Analysis by Loyale Healthcare Share Article Making it easy for patients to pay in advance or at point of … the results of an informal industry poll conducted by the Healthcare Financial Management Association ( HFMA) at its Annual Meeting, were published. The survey, sponsored by Loyale Healthcare partner Parallon titled, “ Analyzing pre-payment and point …

Healthcare Financial Management Association

Patient Financial Engagement: Essential to Hospital Goals for Pre- and Point-of-Service Payments - Healthcare Industry Analysis by Loyale Healthcare | PRWeb | 1/15/2020

Patient Financial Engagement: Essential to Hospital Goals for Pre- and Point-of-Service Payments - Healthcare Industry Analysis by Loyale Healthcare Share Article Making it easy for patients to pay in advance or at point of … the results of an informal industry poll conducted by the Healthcare Financial Management Association ( HFMA) at its Annual Meeting, were published. The survey, sponsored by Loyale Healthcare partner Parallon titled, “ Analyzing pre-payment and point …

HFMA

Patient Financial Engagement: Essential to Hospital Goals for Pre- and Point-of-Service Payments - Healthcare Industry Analysis by Loyale Healthcare | PRWeb | 1/15/2020

Patient Financial Engagement: Essential to Hospital Goals for Pre- and Point-of-Service Payments - Healthcare Industry Analysis by Loyale Healthcare Share Article Making it easy for patients to pay in advance or at point of … informal industry poll conducted by the Healthcare Financial Management Association ( HFMA) at its Annual Meeting, were published. The survey, sponsored by Loyale Healthcare partner Parallon titled, “ Analyzing pre-payment and point-of-service collections efforts …

Patient 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 …

Medical Billing

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

… 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 and adjust customized engagement strategies, and facilitate operational reporting as our financial engagement touchpoints spread across the health system,” said …

Patient Surveys

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

… 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 … have realized significant improvements in customer satisfaction metrics,” Weed remarked. “Patient surveys have noted measurable rises in patients’ perception of the financial experience, including setting up payment plans, making payments, registering for self-service and …

Surprise Medical Bills

Medicare’s Price Transparency Rules Alone Don’t Deliver What Patients Need - a Patient-First Approach Does - Industry Analysis by Loyale Healthcare | PRWeb | 11/20/2019

… rules threaten to distract providers and payers from the larger, more important issue facing healthcare and patients. That issue is patient financial engagement - Kevin Fleming, CEO, Loyale Healthcare LAFAYETTE, Calif. On November 15, 2019 the … their voices to call attention to high prices, financially devastating surprise medical bills and egregious, aggressive billing and collection tactics. Legislators are responding. With more than 1,000 bills pending that address healthcare and its costs …

Healthcare Price Transparency

Medicare’s Price Transparency Rules Alone Don’t Deliver What Patients Need - a Patient-First Approach Does - Industry Analysis by Loyale Healthcare | PRWeb | 11/20/2019

… rules threaten to distract providers and payers from the larger, more important issue facing healthcare and patients. That issue is patient financial engagement - Kevin Fleming, CEO, Loyale Healthcare LAFAYETTE, Calif. On November 15, 2019 the … Friendly Patient Experience Loyale Healthcare is a vocal proponent for healthcare price transparency. We firmly believe that patients should know beforehand what their care is likely to cost and what their out-of-pocket expenses …

Clinical Integration

Where’s My Pizza? A Winning New Vision for Transparency in Healthcare – Industry Analysis by Loyale Healthcare | PRWeb | 11/14/2019

… analysis follow: 1. Optimizing the return on the Electronic Health Record system (EHR) investment 2. Enhancing Patient Engagement 3. Improving Clinical Integration 4. Managing Cost and Scale, including through robotic process automation and the forging … Patient Engagement. Here’s an example from our own experience. Loyale’s patient financial engagement platform has been deployed by a large health system with many hospitals and hundreds of physician practices. Throughout the highly collaborative implementation …

Healthcare Marketplace

Where’s My Pizza? A Winning New Vision for Transparency in Healthcare – Industry Analysis by Loyale Healthcare | PRWeb | 11/14/2019

… to meet the never-ending challenges facing the modern American healthcare system. Patients are in the driver’s seat in today’s healthcare marketplace or what PwC called “The New Health Economy . In a sector of the … Patient Engagement. Here’s an example from our own experience. Loyale’s patient financial engagement platform has been deployed by a large health system with many hospitals and hundreds of physician practices. Throughout the highly collaborative implementation …

Patient Communication

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

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 ensure that important information is not lost in their email inbox or spam folder. Others said having a printed bill helps them remember to pay it. But they didn’t stop there: 56% also said online …

Clinical Engagement

Hospital Patient Revenue Cycle: Providers Can Turn Pain into Gain - Industry Analysis by Loyale Healthcare | PRWeb | 11/6/2019

patient financial engagement fall short when measured by the most important stakeholders - patients themselves. Loyale Healthcare published an article on this topic in June of this year titled, “ Electronic Medical Record Systems: Powerful for Clinical Engagement, a Liability for Patient Financial Engagement ” In our analysis, we acknowledged the many crucial advances in care and administration that these systems have enabled. We also shared important observations gleaned from our own experiences …

Electronic Medical Record

Hospital Patient Revenue Cycle: Providers Can Turn Pain into Gain - Industry Analysis by Loyale Healthcare | PRWeb | 11/6/2019

patient financial engagement fall short when measured by the most important stakeholders - patients themselves. Loyale Healthcare published an article on this topic in June of this year titled, “ Electronic Medical Record Systems: Powerful for Clinical Engagement, a Liability for Patient Financial Engagement ” In our analysis, we acknowledged the many crucial advances in care and administration that these systems have enabled. We also shared important observations gleaned from our own experiences …

VisitPay

NTT DATA Simplifies Clients’ Digital Healthcare Journey with Powerful New Alliance | Business Wire | 7/20/2020

… Services , a recognized leader in global technology services, today announced a new alliance with Teladoc Health , R1 RCM , Enli and VisitPay to build Nucleus for Healthcare , a framework that incorporates best-in-class solutions to … 2018, and 2020. About VisitPay VisitPay , is the leader in patient financial engagement. The company’s third-generation cloud-based platform is used by the nation’s largest and most innovative health systems to deliver transparency, choice …

RevSpring

RevSpring Expands Merchant Services to Offer Complete Payments Solution, Advancing Collection of Patient Payments | PRWeb | 7/15/2020

RevSpring Expands Merchant Services to Offer Complete Payments Solution, Advancing Collection of Patient Payments Share Article Payment facilitation and automated reconciliation services drive healthcare providers’ cost-savings and efficiency with patient payments “Settlement-Based Reconciliation … healthcare . About Loyale Loyale Patient Financial Manager™ is a comprehensive patient financial engagement technology platform leveraging a suite of configurable solution components including predictive analytics, intelligent workflows, multiple patient financing vehicles, communications, payments, digital front …

TransUnion Healthcare

President of TransUnion Healthcare is Newest Member of PharmaPoint Board | Markets Insider | Business Insider | 3/10/2020

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. , March 10, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ – PharmaPoint is proud to announce that Dave Wojczynski , president of TransUnion Healthcare, has been added as the newest member of its board. Wojczynski brings more than two decades … Wojczynski also serves on the board for VisitPay, an online patient financial engagement platform company. About PharmaPoint PharmaPoint is an innovative, technology-enabled pharmacy management and software company. Through the management of outpatient retail pharmacies …

MedPilot

MedPilot Brings Total Funding to $3.6M to Transform Patient Financial Engagement | PR Newswire | 2/19/2020

CLEVELAND MedPilot , a leading patient financial engagement company, just announced a new round of funding led by JumpStart, TurnCap, Northcoast Fund, Wavemaker Three-Sixty Health, Valley Growth Ventures, and Hudson River Capital Partners. “Patient responsibilities continue to skyrocket,” said Jacob Myers , Co-Founder and CEO, MedPilot. “Unfortunately, most revenue cycle solutions were originally designed to work with insurance companies, not patients. Nate Spoden , Matt Buder Shapiro , and I founded MedPilot

Simplee

55 things to know about Epic, Cerner, Meditech, Allscripts and Athenahealth | Becker’s Hospital Review | 2/4/2020

Simplee and Cerner announced a new relationship to improve price transparency and the billing process. Cerner added Simplee’s Patient Financial Engagement Platform to its revenue cycle portfolio and integrated it into the system’s consumer technology. The platform is a digital-first, self-serve technology that uses data analytics and machine learning to make personalized estimates on the cost of care as well as provides payment options. 17. On Oct. 24 …

CVS Health

Disruption and the “Retailization” of Healthcare: Strategies to Compete and Succeed – Industry Analysis by Loyale Healthcare | PRWeb | 1/29/2020

… placed healthcare on the threshold of transformation. Photo by Ross Findon on Unsplash We’re seeing every day how technology-enabled patient financial engagement is opening the door to more affordable care and better overall patient … Frost & Sullivan focuses on the emergence of new competitors like CVS Health and Walmart, a topic we explored at some length in an article titled “ Adapting to a Changing Playing Field in Healthcare ”. Stated in …

Cerner

20 things to know about Epic, Cerner heading into 2020 | Becker’s Hospital Review | 1/2/2020

Epic and Cerner are the two largest EHR companies for hospitals and health systems across the country. Here are 10 things to know about each company as they approach the new decade. Epic 1. Epic … improve price transparency and the billing process. Cerner added Simplee’s Patient Financial Engagement Platform to its revenue cycle portfolio and integrated it into the system’s consumer technology. The platform is a digital-first, self-serve …

Waystar

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

… 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 and adjust customized engagement strategies, and facilitate operational reporting as our financial engagement touchpoints spread across the health system,” said Weed. “We also wanted to increase workflow and operational efficiencies …

Apple Health

Medicare’s Price Transparency Rules Alone Don’t Deliver What Patients Need - a Patient-First Approach Does - Industry Analysis by Loyale Healthcare | PRWeb | 11/20/2019

… rules threaten to distract providers and payers from the larger, more important issue facing healthcare and patients. That issue is patient financial engagement - Kevin Fleming, CEO, Loyale Healthcare LAFAYETTE, Calif. On November 15, 2019 the … best online experiences consumers have with trusted brands like Amazon, Apple, Zappos and other industry leaders. This is the new standard by which providers will be measured. Personalized, contextual digital communications that honor each patient’s …

Navigant

Where’s My Pizza? A Winning New Vision for Transparency in Healthcare – Industry Analysis by Loyale Healthcare | PRWeb | 11/14/2019

… Cycle: Providers Can Turn Pain into Gain .” In it, we turned our attention to a set of challenges identified in Navigant Consulting ’s “5 Pain Points for Revenue Cycle Executives”, which was developed after Navigant … Patient Engagement. Here’s an example from our own experience. Loyale’s patient financial engagement platform has been deployed by a large health system with many hospitals and hundreds of physician practices. Throughout the highly collaborative implementation …

CVS

Why Patient Financial Engagement Should Be On Healthcare Providers’ Priority List - Industry Analysis by Loyale Healthcare | PRWeb | 9/11/2019

Why Patient Financial Engagement Should Be On Healthcare Providers’ Priority List - Industry Analysis by Loyale Healthcare Share Article The American healthcare industry is faced with thinning margins, skilled labor shortages, shifting consumer preferences, powerful new … created by Amazon , JP Morgan Chase and Berkshire Hathaway , and CVS Health have emerged. These companies and others are intent on leveraging their considerable technical and/or network resources to disrupt the industry. With their …

nThrive

The Healthcare Patient Constitution - Consumerism, Convenience & Technology: Healthcare Industry Analysis by Loyale Healthcare | PRWeb | 7/10/2019

… providers like TransUnion and Experian for patient revenue cycle management; larger-scope technology and services players such as Parallon , Optum , nThrive , and Waystar ; and specialty patient financing and payment processing companies such as CareCredit and … Loyale Affordability Workbench are the healthcare industry’s most widely deployed patient financial engagement solution. Combined with a hospital’s patient clinical portal, Loyale’s platform-enabled integrated solutions give patients and providers the tools they demand, so …

Change Healthcare

What a “Healthcare Platform” Is and Why It Should Matter to You: Industry Analysis by Loyale Healthcare | PRWeb | 7/2/2019

… increasing costs and growing patient bad debt, stemming in part from the industry’s persistent lack of pricing transparency and poor patient financial engagement. For the last decade or so, efforts to correct these deficiencies to … at, or nearing, maturity - players such as Waystar, NThrive and Change Healthcare represent the beginning of a large-scale consolidation where platform leverage is the essential approach for any healthcare company that expects to survive …

InstaMed

A patient-centered approach to revenue cycle tech strategy | MedCity News | 6/24/2019

InstaMed survey found that 47 percent of consumers would change providers just for a better understanding of costs at scheduling and the ability to pay a bill using their preferred method. Patient Financial Engagement Workflows A patient-centered revenue cycle requires transparency, and transparency means your back-end processes need to be as clean and efficient as possible. The age of painstaking, repetitive, manual processes has passed — according to Black …

JP Morgan

Cedar Accelerates Growth With $102M in Series C Funding Led by Andreessen Horowitz and New Innovation Partnership With Novant Health | Globe Newswire | 6/22/2020

JP Morgan in venture debt. The company also announced it has partnered with Novant Health, a leading North Carolina-based healthcare system, to deliver an innovative, personalized financial experience for Novant Health patients. Both announcements underscore the company’s growth strategy and affirm the critical need to transform the U.S. healthcare system’s approach to patient financial engagement. “The COVID-19 pandemic has put a spotlight on many of the inefficiencies and …

Cedar Accelerates Growth With $102M in Series C Funding Led by Andreessen Horowitz and New Innovation Partnership With Novant Health | PR Newswire | 6/22/2020

JP Morgan in venture debt. The company also announced it has partnered with Novant Health, a leading North Carolina -based healthcare system, to deliver an innovative, personalized financial experience for Novant Health patients. Both announcements underscore the company’s growth strategy and affirm the critical need to transform the U.S. healthcare system’s approach to patient financial engagement. Continue Reading Cedar’s Founders “The COVID-19 pandemic has put a spotlight on many …

Hudson River Capital Partners

MedPilot Brings Total Funding to $3.6 Million to Transform Patient Financial Engagement | 2/20/2020

AIT News Desk 20 Feb 2020 Life Sciences , News Leave a comment 7 Views MedPilot , a leading patient financial engagement company, just announced a new round of funding led by JumpStart, TurnCap, Northcoast Fund, Wavemaker Three-Sixty Health, Valley Growth Ventures, and Hudson River Capital Partners. “Patient responsibilities continue to skyrocket,” said Jacob Myers , Co-Founder and CEO, MedPilot. “Unfortunately, most revenue cycle solutions were originally designed to work with …

MedPilot Brings Total Funding to $3.6M to Transform Patient Financial Engagement | PR Newswire | 2/19/2020

CLEVELAND MedPilot , a leading patient financial engagement company, just announced a new round of funding led by JumpStart, TurnCap, Northcoast Fund, Wavemaker Three-Sixty Health, Valley Growth Ventures, and Hudson River Capital Partners. “Patient responsibilities continue to skyrocket,” said Jacob Myers , Co-Founder and CEO, MedPilot. “Unfortunately, most revenue cycle solutions were originally designed to work with insurance companies, not patients. Nate Spoden , Matt Buder Shapiro , and I founded MedPilot …

JP Morgan Chase

How Ambulatory Surgical Centers are Leveraging Patient Engagement to Grow Market Share - What Hospitals Can Do to Compete – Industry Analysis by Loyale Healthcare | PRWeb | 10/30/2019

… Health and Walgreens Health , as well as promising new approaches from innovators like Haven Healthcare (the joint venture of Amazon, JP Morgan Chase and Berkshire Hathaway), Apple Health and others. All of these alternatives to … Healthcare About Loyale Loyale Patient Financial Manager™ is a comprehensive patient financial engagement technology platform leveraging a suite of configurable solution components including predictive analytics, intelligent workflows, multiple patient financing vehicles, communications, payments, digital front …

Tackling Rampant Waste in Healthcare - A Guide for Healthcare Providers in the New Consumer-Driven Marketplace: Industry Analysis by Loyale Healthcare | PRWeb | 10/10/2019

… to innovative new competitors and care delivery models. Haven Healthcare , the joint healthcare venture formed by Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway and JP Morgan Chase, Walmart Health , CVS Health and Walgreens Health are examples. All of these … defined in the above-mentioned JAMA research report, administrative complexity. Patient Financial Engagement to Reduce Administrative Costs and Complexity After nearly thirty years of developing digital tools to influence positive consumer payment behavior in their …

HCA

Financial Agility is Essential to Healthcare’s Post-COVID-19 New Normal - Industry Analysis by Loyale Healthcare | PRWeb | 7/29/2020

Financial Agility is Essential to Healthcare’s Post-COVID-19 New Normal - Industry Analysis by Loyale Healthcare Share Article Despite billions in federal stimulus payouts, 2020 operating losses at America’s hospitals are projected to be between … the country. HCA employs Loyale Patient Financial Manager™ as its patient financial engagement platform enterprise-wide. During its second quarter earnings call for 2020 , executives at HCA reported that revenues declined $1.5 billion (13.8%) compared …

Where’s My Pizza? A Winning New Vision for Transparency in Healthcare – Industry Analysis by Loyale Healthcare | PRWeb | 11/14/2019

… anxiety and frustrating follow up. The non-trivial investment to develop and operate this application fulfills a primary customer need. Healthcare, by contrast, represents the ultimate in non-transparency. This is particularly true when it … Patient Engagement. Here’s an example from our own experience. Loyale’s patient financial engagement platform has been deployed by a large health system with many hospitals and hundreds of physician practices. Throughout the highly collaborative implementation …

HCA Healthcare

Financial Agility is Essential to Healthcare’s Post-COVID-19 New Normal - Industry Analysis by Loyale Healthcare | PRWeb | 7/29/2020

… HCA Healthcare, one of the largest for-profit healthcare systems in the country. HCA employs Loyale Patient Financial Manager™ as its patient financial engagement platform enterprise-wide. During its second quarter earnings call for 2020 , executives at HCA reported that revenues declined $1.5 billion (13.8%) compared to the same period last year. The worst month of the quarter was April, which showed a decline in patient admissions of 28%. With …

Where’s My Pizza? A Winning New Vision for Transparency in Healthcare – Industry Analysis by Loyale Healthcare | PRWeb | 11/14/2019

… even the most basic knowledge about the financial implications of their healthcare experience. For some forward-looking healthcare providers like HCA Healthcare, this “Where’s My Pizza” concept has become the mantra for a more common … Patient Engagement. Here’s an example from our own experience. Loyale’s patient financial engagement platform has been deployed by a large health system with many hospitals and hundreds of physician practices. Throughout the highly collaborative implementation …

INTEGRIS Health

Sphere Teams Up with VisitPay to Launch an Innovative Text to Pay Solution for Healthcare | Business Wire | 2/27/2020

… provider of end-to-end integrated payments and security software, today announced a new collaboration with VisitPay , the leader in patient financial engagement. Together, they have launched a mobile payments solution called Text to Pay … commented Mike Weed, senior vice president of financial operations at INTEGRIS Health. “It is important that healthcare financial leaders meet consumer expectations for a contemporary financial experience.” To meet this demand, Text to Pay combines …

How Integris Health keeps patient wellbeing at the heart of its RCM strategy | Becker’s Hospital Review | 12/5/2019

Patient financial engagement has become increasingly important at hospitals and health systems, as Americans have become financially responsible for a larger portion of their medical bills. Like other health systems, Integris in Oklahoma City was … that allows the health system to maximize patient collections. While Integris Health already provided great clinical care and a great experience for the patient, the organization increasingly realized the importance of the billing piece of …

Humana

55 things to know about Epic, Cerner, Meditech, Allscripts and Athenahealth | Becker’s Hospital Review | 2/4/2020

… estimated its multiyear technology upgrade, which included the EHR implementation, encompassed $1.5 billion worth of investments. 4. Epic partnered with Humana in June to advance interoperability and transparency between them. Humana integrated its real-time … improve price transparency and the billing process. Cerner added Simplee’s Patient Financial Engagement Platform to its revenue cycle portfolio and integrated it into the system’s consumer technology. The platform is a digital-first, self-serve …

20 things to know about Epic, Cerner heading into 2020 | Becker’s Hospital Review | 1/2/2020

… estimated its multiyear technology upgrade, which included the EHR implementation, encompassed $1.5 billion worth of investments. 4. Epic partnered with Humana in June to advance interoperability and transparency between them. Humana integrated its real-time … improve price transparency and the billing process. Cerner added Simplee’s Patient Financial Engagement Platform to its revenue cycle portfolio and integrated it into the system’s consumer technology. The platform is a digital-first, self-serve …

Kevin Fleming

Financial Agility is Essential to Healthcare’s Post-COVID-19 New Normal - Industry Analysis by Loyale Healthcare | PRWeb | 7/29/2020

… a hospital to engage financially with their patients will ultimately be just as important as their ability to engage clinically - Kevin Fleming, CEO, Loyale Healthcare LAFAYETTE, Calif. Across the industry, hospitals have experienced alarming damage … the country. HCA employs Loyale Patient Financial Manager™ as its patient financial engagement platform enterprise-wide. During its second quarter earnings call for 2020 , executives at HCA reported that revenues declined $1.5 billion (13.8%) compared …

Healthcare’s COVID-19 Secret Weapon – The Innovation that Will Fuel Long-Term Competitiveness: Industry Analysis by Loyale Healthcare | PRWeb | 7/15/2020

… based operating systems, providers will uncover the ability to deliver more satisfying consumer experiences while improving their own operating performance. - Kevin Fleming, CEO, Loyale Healthcare LAFAYETTE, Calif. Before America’s healthcare system was violently disrupted by … while improving their own operating performance. The Digital Future for Patient Financial Engagement Before the current crisis, healthcare consumers were sending several important messages to the healthcare marketplace: We’re not subscribing to the old primary …

Kent Ivanoff

VisitPay Names Chief Technology Officer, Appoints Chief Financial Officer | PR Newswire | 4/1/2020

BOISE, Idaho , April 1, VisitPay, the leader in patient financial engagement, today announced the addition of two senior executives to its leadership team: David P. Smith has joined as chief technology officer (CTO) and Tom … of Tom Ryden , click here . VisitPay CEO and co-founder, Kent Ivanoff said, “VisitPay is expanding rapidly and we need to continue to scale people, process and technology in order to deliver the high level …

VisitPay Report: Cost Is #1 Driver of Provider Choice Yet Patients Don’t Ask About Prices and Providers Aren’t Forthcoming | PR Newswire | 3/19/2020

… by Mar 19, 2020, 10:30 ET Share this article BOISE, Idaho , March 19, 2020 /PRNewswire/ – VisitPay, a market leader in patient financial engagement, has released its second annual study of the patient as payer. Among … financial experience that meets CMS mandates while supporting patients,” said Kent Ivanoff , CEO and co-founder of VisitPay. “Solutions exist to enable providers to proactively offer transparent pricing and personalized financial solutions that create dramatically …

Dave Wojczynski

President of TransUnion Healthcare is Newest Member of PharmaPoint Board | Markets Insider | Business Insider | 3/10/2020

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. , March 10, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ – PharmaPoint is proud to announce that Dave Wojczynski , president of TransUnion Healthcare, has been added as the newest member of its board. Wojczynski brings more than two decades … Wojczynski also serves on the board for VisitPay, an online patient financial engagement platform company. About PharmaPoint PharmaPoint is an innovative, technology-enabled pharmacy management and software company. Through the management of outpatient retail pharmacies …

President of TransUnion Healthcare is Newest Member of PharmaPoint Board | PRWeb | 3/10/2020

President of TransUnion Healthcare is Newest Member of PharmaPoint Board Share Article PharmaPoint is proud to announce that Dave Wojczynski, president of TransUnion Healthcare, has been added as the newest member of its board. To … Wojczynski also serves on the board for VisitPay, an online patient financial engagement platform company. About PharmaPoint PharmaPoint is an innovative, technology-enabled pharmacy management and software company. Through the management of outpatient retail pharmacies …

Marty Callahan

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

… 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 effectiveness.” RevSpring’s eVoke platform …

RevSpring Expands Appointment Reminder Product to Offer More Comprehensive Message Types for Pre-Service | PRWeb | 10/9/2019

… right channel, before their appointment is the most effective way for providers to engage patients in their healthcare journey,” said Marty Callahan, RevSpring’s president of healthcare. “By expanding the message types offered during pre-service … an important cornerstone of RevSpring’s leadership toward digital transformation in patient financial engagement. RevSpring sends nearly 70 million appointment reminders a year. A hundred percent of them are digital. RevSpring provides the most comprehensive digital …

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 … for providers and their 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 …

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 … for providers and their 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 …