By Marvin Luz – The consumerization of healthcare is dramatically changing the equation for providers. Competitive pressure is forcing providers to invest in new technologies and processes designed to improve the patient experience, all while they’re seeking ways to grow revenue. The post How Healthcare Practices Can Improve the Patient Experience and Boost Revenue appeared […]
By Heather Grover – The figures painting the picture of the nation’s patient medical debt crisis are astounding. Consumers are struggling to pay for care and that makes the media headlines, understandably so. The post More Customer Empowerment and Engagement Would Help Improve the Medical Debt Crisis appeared first on RCM Answers.
By Don Hardwick – Releasing medical records from a healthcare organization’s business office can be accomplished in a more efficient and cost-effective method. The post How to Improve PHI Disclosure Efficiency in the Business Office appeared first on RCM Answers.
By Tracy Love – Improving stroke outcomes is all about recognizing stroke symptoms FAST and cutting the time between symptom onset and treatment. The post 5 Ways Hospitals Can Improve Stroke Outcomes appeared first on HITECH Answers: Meaningful Use, EHR, HIPAA News.
By Stephanie St. Thomas – One of the biggest new product announcements splashes of this year so far was Apple’s announcement of a new Personal Health Record (PHR) — called Apple Health Records — which would allow users to aggregate their existing patient-generated data… The post How Improving Patient Matching Can Improve Patient Satisfaction appeared […]
By April Wilson – Claims denials represent millions of dollars in lost net revenue for hospitals and health systems, with up to 7% of submitted claims being denied in an average hospital on a routine basis. The post Audit Your Revenue Cycle for Claims Denial Issues to Improve Patient Billing Experience appeared first on RCM […]
WEDI 2018 Spring Conference on May 21-23 in Scottsdale AZ, will bring healthcare leaders together across payers, providers, government regulators and industry vendors to discuss key issues impacting the healthcare landscape. The post WEDI 2018 Spring Conference to Focus on Bridging Information & Technology to Improve Healthcare appeared first on Health Data Answers.
By Aparna Bala – Most physicians have long enjoyed the benefits of BYOD policies. As health systems focused on ensuring doctors had access to state-of-the-art health IT to monitor their patients when they couldn’t be at the bedside. The post Nurse-Physician Collaboration: Harnessing the Power of Health IT to Improve Patient Outcomes appeared first on […]
By Steven Posnack – Yes, it’s that time again. The federal fiscal year is coming to a close, the kids are going back to school, and you’ve got that déjà vu feeling like you should be preparing to comment on the Interoperability Standards Advisory (ISA). The post Only You Can Improve the 2018 Interoperability Standards […]
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