Clinical CareTransitioning Patients to Postacute Facilities
The challenge will be to find beds, keep patients moving through the system efficiently, and keep hospital staff members from...
FinanceRetiree Living the RV Dream Fights $12,387 Nightmare Lab Fee
Lorraine Rogge says she was surprised to receive such a high bill for lab work. "I thought there was some...
Clinical CareQ&A: Guiding End-of-life Decisions
Ellen Fink-Samnick, MSW, ACSW, LCSW, CCM, CRP, of EFS Supervision Strategies LLC in Burke, Virginia shares four strategies.
Clinical CareAccess to PHI in Research Study
Individuals may still access PHI not associated with the research study.
Revenue CycleThe Bills at the Bottom of Consumers' Priority List? Medical Bills
Thirty-seven percent of people end up paying medical bills with credit cards, and of those, three-quarters finance their medical bills...
TelehealthTelehealth Reimbursements Improve, But Access Barriers Still Remain
Patients, not payments, are now the biggest barrier to telehealth adoption among healthcare executives responding to a survey in a...
Revenue CycleHonorHealth Teams with OODA Health, BCBS of Arizona
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona members who are treated by HonorHealth will be able to use the OODAPay platform...
Revenue CycleFinancial Problems Aren't the Only Reason that Patients Don't Pay Their Medical Bills on Time
The bills themselves stood in the way of people paying, with only 43% of respondents to a new survey saying...
StrategyHealth System-Owned Specialty Pharmacies Gain New Voice
Health System Owned Specialty Pharmacy Alliance to advocate for better access to more seamless care.
Covid-19Time to Discuss Potentially Unpleasant Side Effects of COVID Shots? Scientists Say Yes.
Discussing potential side effects early could counter misinformation that overstates or distorts the risk.
Clinical CareEnd-of-Life Care Strategies
Care should be taken to ensure a plan is in place to support the patient's emotional needs during this health...
Clinical CareBlack Women Turn to Midwives to Avoid COVID and 'Feel Cared For'
As the COVID-19 pandemic has laid bare healthcare inequities, more Black women are looking to home birth.