FinanceAre You Neglecting Charge Capture?
Despite calling it "essential," many healthcare leadership teams discuss charge capture once a month or less.
FinanceUnitedHealth Delivers Strong Q4 Earnings to End 2018
UnitedHealth Group rounded out a strong 2018 with 12% year-over-year revenue growth in Q4 2018, thanks to Optum's record-breaking performance.
FinanceSupreme Court Hears Medicare DSH Formula Dispute: What's at Stake
The case could result in hospitals receiving billions of dollars in additional money from the federal government.
Finance'Unprecedented World' of Provider M&A Activity
Mergers between health systems are no longer made out of financial necessity but instead as a function of strategic vision,...
FinancePrivate Equity Purchasing More Physician Practices
Acquisitions of physician practices by private equity firms have increased in recent years, though the effects on patients and physicians...
Finance3 Tweaks to Revenue Cycle Assembly Line That Saved $68.7M
Streamlining the revenue cycle governance structure helps create an assembly line that works together and reports to the same leaders.
Finance5 Ways Social Determinants of Health Affect the Revenue Cycle
From readmissions to no-shows, factors like addiction and food insecurity have an impact on billing, collections, and the bottom line.
FinanceTop 5 Healthcare Mergers of 2018
There were numerous multibillion dollar deals in 2018 with the potential to reshape healthcare in the years to come.
Finance'Patient as Payer' Trend Is Growing
Continuing with a traditional, 'billing-as-usual' approach isn't going to cut it as more responsibility shifts to patients.
FinanceHealthcare Stocks Sink After Texas ACA Ruling
The ruling was released Friday evening but still had a chilling effect on publicly traded healthcare organizations during Monday trading.
FinanceHealthLeaders Top 10 Finance Stories of 2018
Here's a roundup of our most popular finance stories of the year.
FinanceStreamlined Billing at Medical Group Results in 97% Overall Patient Satisfaction
In giving patients a more convenient billing experience, Westmed Medical Group also increased collections and reduced time to collect.