How Improved Patient Access Solutions and the Patient Experience Produce RCM Success

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In most healthcare organizations, such as hospitals and nursing homes, medical billing and collection staff have among the highest rates of turnover. However, these employees are crucial to the continued operation and success of any healthcare business or medical facility. These employees, often called the patient access staff, do not always get the opportunity to …

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How AI, NLP Technologies Automate Risk Adjustment Processes

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Even before the COVID-19 pandemic emerged last year, health care payers were facing numerous challenges. From rising costs and uncertainty about the Affordable Care Act (ACA) to struggles with systems integration, alignment of incentives with providers and consumer engagement and education, these entities were faced with attempting to improve member health while addressing an array …

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The Importance of Automated RCM Solutions for Health Systems

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Hospitals and other players in the health care system don’t need to be told twice about the impact of the coronavirus on operations and practice management. What many administration executives may have missed, however, is just how quickly facilities and systems transitioned to new technologies and automation to soften the damaging operational impact of the …

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5 Ways Automation Can Help Hospitals Achieve Clinical, Financial and Operational Success

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The United States spends more than any other country on medical research and development. Unfortunately, it also expends nearly twice as much as other wealthy nations on healthcare, primarily due to higher prices for medications and healthcare professionals, as well as inflated administration costs. Healthcare providers across the U.S. are starting to employ automation to …

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Why Speed, Cost, & Accuracy Are of Equal Importance for Your Revenue Cycle

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Most healthcare executives will agree that the revenue cycle for large health systems is the most complex of all industries. From scheduling to collections and every step in between, the healthcare revenue cycle is ripe with opportunities for improvement. Focusing on three key areas – speed, cost, and accuracy – is the key to improving …

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When it Comes to Revenue Cycle, Think: Automate, Innovate and Transform

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Today’s healthcare systems are facing decreasing reimbursement, new payment models, regulatory changes and more. With shrinking margins and an increasingly complex revenue cycle, the time to automate, innovate and transform is now. It’s the trifecta, and the key to future success for healthcare organizations. Automation already plays a key role in various area of the …

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Price Transparency Pushes Forward in 2021

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While consumers continue to demand greater value in healthcare, they have very little way of knowing if they’re getting it. That’s because healthcare (payers and providers) – full of its complexities, technical coding, billing practices, and claims adjudication – is one of the least transparent industries out there when it comes to pricing. Whether patients …

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Patient Experience & The Revenue Cycle – They’re Much More Connected Than You Think

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In the hospital environment, patient satisfaction is no longer a “fluffy,” nice-to-have concept for a few customer service representatives to manage. It has transformed into the all-encompassing patient experience and involves all aspects of the revenue cycle. Many organizations now have a Chief Experience Officer (CXO) and large, strategic teams leading systemwide initiatives designed to …

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6 Critical Considerations When Choosing an Outsourcing Partner

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The choice to outsource is never an easy decision. Particularly when it comes to outsourcing elements of the revenue cycle – whether it’s coding, auditing, clinical documentation improvement (CDI), or various accounts receivable functions, careful consideration and evaluation of all outsourcing options is critical to a successful partnership. The work a potential outsourcing company will …

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Still Struggling With “Work From Home” Productivity?

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Try These Six Strategies: Under normal circumstances, working from home is not for everyone. Doing so requires a delicate balance of self-discipline, flexibility, and some creativity. For many work-from-home professionals, it can take weeks or months of adjusting to get in the groove and attain optimal productivity and performance. When COVID-19 hit the United States …

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