Revenue CycleSurprise Billing, Digital Experiences Among Top Healthcare Trends
PwC's Health Research Institute has released its annual medical cost trend report, which forecasts a 6.5% medical cost trend in...
Revenue Cycle35% of Patients Would Put Off COVID-19 Treatment to Avoid Medical Bills
The new VisitPay survey also showed that more than one-third of patients said they're more worried about the financial burdens...
Revenue CycleInside the University of Kansas Health System's Interest-Free Loan Options
The system started offering its recourse program in March 2017, giving patients the ability to make smaller payments over a...
Revenue CycleR1 to Acquire VisitPay for $300M
The transaction, expected to close in the third quarter of 2021, combines two major players in rev cycle.
StrategyWhen Births Go Horribly Wrong, Florida Protects Doctors and Forces Families to Pay the Price
A Florida program designed to reduce doctors' malpractice bills strips families of their right to sue, offering instead a one-time...
FinanceCMS Begins Recouping Accelerated Medicare Payments
Payments will be recouped at a rate of 50% for six months after the initial 11-month period.
Revenue CycleQ&A: Revenue Code Assignment for COVID-19 Monoclonal Antibodies
To prevent triggering a copay or deductible, CMS instructs institutional providers to bill monoclonal antibodies similar to vaccines.
Covid-19ACP Makes Recommendations for COVID-19 Vaccine Administration and Payment
The group recommends that payers inform care teams of all billing and coding information necessary to obtain prompt reimbursement for...
Revenue CycleResponding to Pre-payment Audits
HIM leaders will need to dig into pre-payment audit activity at their organization.
Revenue CycleSurvey: High-Income Patients Most Likely to Delay Care
Patients of all income levels need flexible payment options for their healthcare bills.
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...
FinanceContinuing Resolution Delays $4B DSH Cuts For One Week
President Donald J. Trump is expected to sign the resolution, which delays a government shutdown that would have taken effect...