Since the COVID-19 pandemic hit the U.S., the healthcare industry has been speculating on the short and long-term effects. Chris Ingersoll, Vice President, Product Strategy at R1, recently recorded a podcast with HFMA where he discusses what the future of healthcare looks like as a result of COVID-19 and what business practices will remain.
Jump to 5:50 to hear him discuss how organizations have transitioned traditional in-person healthcare roles to a work from home environment, and why this transition has provided the ability to unlock capacity by flexing resources.
To hear Chris’s thoughts on COVID-19 consumerism trends, such as telehealth and remote registration, and how this technology will continue to be utilized to ensure safety, jump to 8:12 in the podcast.
This podcast episode also provides an analysis of an upcoming development that could dramatically effect uncompensated care DISH payments from the federal government.