FinanceThe Revenue Cycle and COVID-19: 3 Issues, 3 Responses
"Now is not a time to say no to creative ideas," says Ric Sinclair, chief strategy and product officer at...
Finance3 Ways COVID-19 Is Upending the Revenue Cycle
The pandemic crisis is disrupting the revenue cycle, including the revenue ramifications of cancelling elective procedures.
Clinical CareCommonSpirit Health Suspends Billing for COVID-19 Tests, Treatment
CommonSpirit's announcement is in line with a national push by hospital stakeholders and policy experts to improve access and affordability...
Finance4 Scary RevCycle Stories for Friday the 13th
From using blanket advance beneficiary notices to keeping credit card receipts in a shoe box, revenue cycles are filled with...
FinanceCapping Out-of-Network Payments Could Save as Much as Medicare-for-All
Under the strictest cap on out-of-network charges, in-network negotiated hospital prices could fall by $124 billion per year.
FinanceMobile Patient Payments up Significantly
According to researchers, the increase highlights younger generations' preference for mobile-enabled payments.
FinanceVCU Health Halts 30-Year Campaign That Seized Patients' Wages, Put Liens On Homes
VCU Health pursued tens of thousands of patients over the years for overdue bills, sending many into bankruptcy.
Finance3 Twists on Common Revenue Cycle Issues
Denials, automation, and surprise billing are perennially tricky issues, but new twists on those topics add an extra layer of...
FinanceMeasuring and Evaluating Rev Cycle Starts With the Basics
MGMA's Financial Conference kicked off in Nashville this week with in-depth sessions for revenue cycle and healthcare finance professionals.
FinanceHumana Participating in Provider Directory Improvement
"Humana is joining an alliance of health plans that are participating with the CAQH DirectAssure solution," Ron Urwongse, director of...
FinanceTech Companies Debut New Revenue Cycle Tools
Several new product and service launches aim to advance the tech-enabled revenue cycle.
FinanceSurvey: Millions of Americans Turn to Crowdfunding to Pay for Medical Expenses
As out-of-pocket healthcare costs continue to rise, Americans are looking for financial help from friends and strangers via online crowdfunding.