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How to develop patient-friendly billing practices...

Consumers are bearing a bigger burden of healthcare costs than ever before. As the third largest payer behind Medicare and Medicaid, many patients find...

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Tackling healthcare collections challenges with techno...

The burden of healthcare expenses on patients is a growing problem for hospitals and patients alike. Hospitals are losing about $7.5 billion in out-of-pocket medical expenses that...

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How to make price transparency less confusing for pati...

Patients are paying significantly more for healthcare these days. The typical patient spent $10,739 in 2017, compared to just $355 in 1970. And the percentage of...

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Create a strategy for patient collections...

Between 2015 and 2017, patients’ direct responsibility for their healthcare payments grew by 29.4 percent, according to a study by Black Book. On average, that...

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Improve the healthcare financial journey...

Providers can improve the customer experience and bottom line with the power of data and analytics. Introduction In an increasingly competitive and consumer-driven healthcare...

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Encouraging Patient Engagement through Financial Commu...

Rudyard Kipling famously wrote, “Oh, East is East, and West is West, and never the twain shall meet.” That was once true of care...

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Solving the Self-Pay and HDHP Patient Collections Conu...

In the “good old days,” U.S. healthcare was basically free – at least that’s what patients with a good insurance plan believed. You may...

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