FinanceNew York State Price Transparency Proposal May Not Work as Intended
While posting hospital prices online seems like a good idea, in reality, it would likely cause more confusion for patients.
FinanceMore than 60% of Medicare Enrollees Concerned With Surprise Medical Bills
Additionally, almost 40% of enrollees said having an in-network provider was their top concern when receiving medical care.
FinanceSen. Cassidy Pans 'Insurer-Friendly' Surprise Billing Legislation
HELP Committee bill would put rural hospitals out of business, senator says.
StrategyWhen Your Doctor Is Also A Lobbyist: Inside The War Over Surprise Medical Bills
Bills with the most momentum are making more and more concessions to physicians.
FinanceSurprise Billing Prevalent in Elective Surgeries
A study found that 20.5% of elective surgeries came with an out-of-network bill with an average charge of $2,011.
Finance5 Leadership Lessons for a Successful SBO
Terri Meier, director of system patient revenue cycle at UC San Diego Health, shares the leadership philosophy behind the organization's...
FinanceWhy Technology Alone Doesn't Promise SBO Success
The system patient revenue cycle director for UC San Diego Health explains why SBO success depends on "the connectivity of...
StrategyHouse Ways & Means Committee Releases Surprise Billing Legislation
Leaders of both the Senate and House health committees commented on the new proposal.
FinanceBilling Quality is Inextricable From Medical Quality
Calling it "a type of medical quality," two physicians have proposed five quality measures for determining medical billing quality.
FinanceWhy RUSH Is Partnering to Improve Rev Cycle Rather Than Outsourcing
Rush University System for Health CFO John P. Mordach says the co-management model aims to improve everything from coding and...
FinanceFlexible Patient Financing is Now a Necessity
More patients are using their financial experience to make healthcare decisions, making financing programs a requirement of doing business.
FinanceReport IDs $40.6B in Potential Savings on Healthcare Admin Transactions
Huge amounts of money could be saved by transitioning from manual and partially electronic processing to fully electronic processing.