Consumers are accustomed to technology assisting their everyday lives. As many service providers turn to the internet for help in basic business functions like ordering and payment collections, consumers [...]
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Telehealth, which refers to the provision of healthcare services remotely using telecommunication technologies (e.g., voice or video calls,) has become increasingly popular thanks to benefits such as: Improved access [...]
5 reasons why publicizing your rates can help attract more patients and reduce costs The hospital price transparency rule took effect on January 1, 2019. Under this regulation, all [...]
In today’s healthcare climate, patients have more options than ever. The internet simplifies the research process, allowing patients to compare practices based on reviews, prices, and services. In addition [...]
Cybersecurity has been a major concern in the healthcare industry – and for very good reasons. In 2018, 6.1 million victims were affected by healthcare data breaches that compromised [...]
Make the right connections, build brand awareness, and gain valuable industry insights. HIMSS19, one of the largest conferences in the healthcare industry, is scheduled to take place in Orlando, [...]
How to protect sensitive patient information and avoid incurring hefty penalties There’s a lot to juggle when running a medical practice, and the myriad of HIPAA requirements aren’t often [...]
The medical sector is currently experiencing a rapid shift toward greater patient fiscal responsibility. Industry initiatives are laying the groundwork to prioritize patient collections over government and commercial payers. [...]
It’s no secret that collecting medical bills from patients is a common revenue cycle struggle. With out-of-pocket costs increasing 29.4% since 2015, patients are struggling to pay their obligations. [...]
Healthcare provider statements are rarely optimized for the collection of patient financial responsibility. Poorly designed medical bills result in lower payments received, higher collection costs and poor revenue cycle [...]