Will Automation Eliminate Administrative Healthcare Jobs?

Will Automation Eliminate Administrative Healthcare Jobs?

According to a recent McKinsey study, an estimated 73 million jobs will be lost due to automation by the year 2030. And like many other modern technologies, these numbers result in plenty of questions and a healthy dose of fear. Will millions of jobs for hard-working...
Maximize Your Epic Revenue Cycle Investment

Maximize Your Epic Revenue Cycle Investment

You’ve made a huge investment in your Epic revenue cycle system, to the tune of millions or billions of dollars. But even the best health information systems are primarily a platform-as-a-service when it comes to revenue cycle management. What they’re...
Why Basic Compliance with CMS IPPS Isn’t Enough

Why Basic Compliance with CMS IPPS Isn’t Enough

We’ve got something to get off our chests: posting a chargemaster doesn’t automatically equal price transparency. Let us explain.  Presenting prices for hundreds of billable services and products — everything from the price for a bed per day, blood tests and surgical...
7 Features You Need in Your Claim Management Software

7 Features You Need in Your Claim Management Software

Denied claims are at an all-time high. 5 to 10% of medical claims rejected by insurance companies account for 90% of a practice’s missed revenue opportunities. Add in the rise of value-based care and high-deductible health plans, and it seems bad debt is unbeatable....
5 Must-Haves for Eligibility Verification Automation

5 Must-Haves for Eligibility Verification Automation

Many organizations still waste hours on the phone verifying patient coverage. And inaccurate websites, as well as frustrating phone prompts, can make these processes last up to an hour or more for a single patient. But benefits verification doesn’t just fall onto...
How to Speed Up Prior Authorizations

How to Speed Up Prior Authorizations

Prior authorization requirements are growing. The question isn’t whether or not that’s the case. Instead, the question has now become twofold, “why is this happening?” and “how do we speed up the process?”  A report from the Medical Board of Georgia showed that as...