By Deirdre Ruttle – Let’s face it: patients are frustrated with confusing and inconvenient healthcare payments experiences. They can become even more frustrated at the start of a new year when deductibles reset. The post How to Guarantee Patient Payments When Deductibles Reset appeared first on RCM Answers.
Payment Matters host Jeff Lin discusses the upcoming InstaMed Healthcare Payments Summit with his guests. The InstaMed Healthcare Payments Summit is the only event that brings together providers, payers, healthcare IT systems and consumers in one place to talk about healthcare payments! The summit will be March 25-27, 2019 in Philadelphia, PA.-27, 2019 in Philadelphia, […]
By April Wilson – With the rising increase in healthcare costs and patient responsibility, it is important for healthcare organizations to understand today’s consumers and the latest trends in patient payments. The post Five Surprising Things You Need to Know about Patient Payments appeared first on RCM Answers.
By Matt Fisher – Value based care comes in many forms, but the consistent goal is to reward the quality of care over the quantity of care. A variety of initiatives have been floated in the past few years with the goal of promoting the transition to value. The post Bundled Payments: Fueling Drive to […]
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation announced the launch of a new voluntary bundled payment model called Bundled Payments for Care Improvement Advanced. The post CMS New Payment Model: Bundled Payments for Care Improvement Advanced appeared first on RCM Answers.
By Chris Seib – Last several industry experts contributed their health IT predictions for the upcoming year. Bill Marvin of InstaMed, discussed the trend of consumerism due to rising payment responsibility and the need for action in 2017 to address the new role of consumers as key stakeholders in the industry. The post What Are […]
By Sabrina Corlette & Kevin Lucia – Among the Trump administration’s first promises was to give states more flexibility and control over their health insurance markets than they had had during the Obama years. The post Down to the Wire: Indecision on ACA Cost-Sharing Reduction Payments Creates Confusion for States appeared first on RCM Answers.
CMS issued 2 proposed rules that would update Medicare payment and policies for doctors and other clinicians who treat Medicare patients in calendar year 2018 & that updates payment rates and policy changes in the Hospital Outpatient Prospective Payment Systemand Ambulatory Surgical Center Payment System. The post CMS Issues 2 New Proposed Rules on Payments, […]
By Lauren Ruef – Through the passage of The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act in 2010 and the adoption of electronic medical record reform, hospitals and healthcare organizations have undergone unprecedented change. The post Uncovering Automation Value in Healthcare Supplier Payments appeared first on RCM Answers.
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