Patient Identification and the Benefits of Biometrics: Innovative healthcare organizations are adopting more accurate, faster, and secure technologies
February 14, 2018
Ensuring accurate patient identification is critically important to healthcare organizations, yet it has been one of their more challenging goals. The implications of patient misidentification are tremendous, creating a ripple effect of unintended clinical and financial consequences across the entire healthcare system.
In late 2017, HealthLeaders Media and PSQH conducted a 12 question survey on patient identification to gain industry insight from top hospitals and health systems around the country. With 100 responses from C-level executives, practicing clinicians, and department directors, the results indicated a high priority that positively matching a patient to their records was a top priority heading into 2018.
Machine Learning: What It Is and Why Your Healthcare Organization Should Care
February 8, 2018
Machine learning is poised to reshape the world in which we live. In healthcare alone, it stands to make things more safe, efficient, and cost-effective for us all. But where should healthcare companies wanting to work toward the future begin? PointClear Solutions’ ebook sheds some light.
Revenue cycle leaders are the unsung heroes of every healthcare organization. Optimizing revenue cycle management requires that you deliver super hero level effort each day, to achieve the financial results necessary to fund the clinical mission.
The purpose of this eBook is to provide the ideas and guidance necessary to help you superpower your revenue cycle and achieve the financial outcomes that are critical to your organization’s success.
The Revenue Hero’s Guide to Revenue Cycle Success, shares strategic thinking, and provides real-world ideas and best practices you can implement in your own organization, to make a difference for healthcare and your bottom line.
Download this eBook to learn:
Recommended key performance metrics and tips for improvement
Expert tips and tools to maximize front-end collections
Methods to ensure back-end collections success; including denials management
Employee Engagement for Healthcare: Increase productivity, improve patient care, and retain a collaborative, high-quality workforce
December 21, 2017
Health systems that focus on improving staff flexibility and engagement are more likely to retain a committed, high-performing workforce and provide a better overall patient experience. A recent study revealed opportunities to improve employee engagement in healthcare organizations.
Some of the findings indicated:
Only 10% of respondents rate employee engagement as very strong in their organization
71% of respondents say better/more up-to-date technology would positively impact employee engagement
54% of respondents say more flexible schedules/shifts would increase employee engagement
Download the full report to find out what steps your organization can take to drive employee engagement across the workforce.
Reimbursement In The Balance: How to Get Ahead Without Toppling
Integrated Healthcare Strategies
December 19, 2017
Major healthcare change can oftentimes feel like a balancing act. Staying on top of what’s coming and learning how to prepare is as challenging as balancing tasks—sometimes all you can do is just build one block at a time, and hope that it doesn’t topple. With a little bit of strategic thinking, patience and determination, your organization can learn to manage and even scale the tower of healthcare reimbursement.