FinanceWashington, Texas Use Arbitration to Take Steps Against Surprise Billing
States continue their efforts to curb surprise medical bills, even as lawmakers push for a federal solution.
FinancePayers, Providers Butt Heads on Surprise Billing Solutions
Stakeholders agree surprise billing is a problem but offered different solutions for how to tackle it during a congressional hearing....
Finance4 Ways New York's Balance Billing Law Has Helped Consumers (And 3 Ways it Hasn't)
Consumer protection officials have downgraded the issue of surprise balance bills from one of the biggest consumer challenges to "barely...
FinanceCustomize Patient Financial Encounters for Revenue Cycle Success
Adopted from the marketing industry, customer segmentation allows health systems to further customize the patient financial experience and help them...
Finance77% of Providers Say Collecting Any Payment Takes More Than a Month
Manual processes and big bills add up payment lags.
Finance4 Topics Revenue Cycle Leaders Are Discussing Now
At the HealthLeaders Revenue Cycle Exchange last month, revenue cycle leaders from top organizations around the country shared ideas and...
FinanceEmpower Patients, Get Paid: Welcoming Advocates in Your Hospital
Patient and financial advocates provide an opportunity to boost patient engagement and get hospitals paid.
FinanceChronically Ill Patients Less Likely to Meet Medicaid Work Requirements
For hospitals, a lack of coverage for chronically ill patients translates to more uncompensated care and bad debt.
FinanceWhy Payment Options Should 'Resonate' With Patients
Use segmentation to tailor payment options to patient's needs and preferences.
FinanceHappy Patient, Happy Hospital: Increase Patient Engagement With Advocates
Patient and financial advocates are increasingly becoming part of patient care teams. Don't miss the opportunity to boost patient engagement...
Finance4 Ways to Stop Losing Patients Over Medical Bills
New research finds that mothers who receive a surprise out-of-network bill after having their first baby have 13% higher odds...
FinanceWhat to Expect at MGMA 19 Financial Conference in Las Vegas
Check out the speakers, sessions, and product launches that HealthLeaders is looking forward to at the MGMA 19 Financial Conference...