Revenue CycleMGMA Asks HHS to Delay No Surprises Act Implementation, Enforcement
It also says that group practices shouldn't be required to obtain information about out-of-network plans.
Revenue CycleNo Surprises Act Provision Delayed
HHS said it would defer the good faith estimate requirement for insured patients "until rulemaking to fully implement this requirement?is...
Revenue CycleRCM Tech Roundup: Price Transparency, Revenue Capture, and More
There's news from revenue cycle technology companies Waystar, 3M HIS, Patientco, MedEvolve, and Turquoise Health.
StrategyBiden Order Pushes Competition, Targets Healthcare Consolidation, High Drug Costs
The executive order targets four areas "where lack of competition in healthcare increases prices and reduces access to quality care"...
Revenue Cycle5 Things Rev Cycle Leaders Need to Know About the Surprise Billing Interim Final Rule
Understanding the qualifying payment amount and the initial information on the independent dispute resolution process "should be a short-term priority...
Revenue CycleProvider Stakeholders to UnitedHealthcare: A Delay Isn't Enough
Nearly a week after UnitedHealthcare backed off its decision to retroactively deny emergency care claims, provider groups are still hitting...
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 CycleExpiring Waivers Could Mean Big Bills for COVID-19 Patients
Without payer cost-sharing waivers, people with job-related or self-purchased insurance could face bills of about $3,800 for a COVID-19 hospitalization.
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 CyclePrice Transparency's Slow Burn
Despite inconsistent compliance and no enforcement, fresh signals indicate that hospitals should brace for more scrutiny on their price transparency.
Revenue CyclePolicymakers Should Look to States for Surprise Billing Arbitration System
Researchers from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation examined independent dispute resolution (IDR) systems in four states that already use this...
Revenue CycleRevenue Cycle's Next Act: 3 Steps to Take Now
As we move into spring 2021, the revenue cycle must move forward with the next phase of industry-shifting changes.