Covid-193 Ways COVID-19 Has Changed the Insurance Landscape
Skyrocketing coverage losses, unemployment fears, and payers reimbursing a bigger chunk of COVID-19 claims are just three ways that the...
FinanceGetting, Vetting, Disseminating: Keeping Your Revenue Cycle Organized Through COVID-19 Changes
Organizations need a "single source of truth" for getting, vetting, and disseminating updates, rather allowing disparate groups of people to...
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...
StrategyAHIP, ACHE, AONL Cancel Conferences Amid Coronavirus Concerns
The actions follow that of HIMSS, which last week issued a last-minute cancellation of this week's annual conference in Florida.
StrategyHow One Health System Is Making Prices Transparent
The stance by Flagler Health+ is in contrast to much of the rest of the hospital industry. CEO Jason Barrett...
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.
Clinical CareConvener Model Helps Healthcare Providers Address Social Determinants of Health
A state-funded organization in New York builds partnerships between healthcare providers and social care providers.
Clinical CareEmployers' Dream Of Controlling Health Costs Turns To Workers' Sleep
Sleep is the latest in an ever-growing list of wellness issues that firms are targeting to improve workers' health and...
InnovationMDLIVE Launches Virtual Primary Care Platform; Cigna Will Offer Patients Virtual Annual Wellness Screenings
Virtual care is making the leap from urgent care to primary care, a move that could lead to lower cost...
FinanceTo-Do Items on Rev Cycle Leaders' Lists
HealthLeaders asked revenue cycle executives what action items they are implementing at their organizations in 2020.
StrategyHospital Splits This Payroll Expense 50/50 With Local Payer to Curb ER Overuse
New Ulm Medical Center struck a deal with a local payer willing to share the cost of a simple intervention....
FinanceCMS Issues Final Rule on Hospital Price Transparency, Pushes Effective Date to 2021
After months of feedback from payers and providers unhappy with a proposal to mandate price transparency in healthcare, the Trump...