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CMS
COVID-19
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Joe PolarisMay 18, 2020

Elective Services Volume is Not Guaranteed

Speed to innovate must never be the same again in healthcare. We can identify, analyze, and act to address opportunities quickly and must do so in a new healthcare world that will require a delicate blend of agility and compassion.” - Jason Wolf, CEO, The Beryl Institute, ...

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Automation
Prior Authorization
Revenue Cycle

Alia PaavolaApril 10, 2020

Becker's Hospital Review: Why Automation is a Must for Prior Authorization

Despite a push by healthcare organizations in recent years to automate the prior authorization process, it is still primarily manual, prolonging the significant financial and administrative burdens absorbed by providers, patients and health plans. 

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Automation
Revenue Cycle

Joe PolarisApril 10, 2020

RevCycleIntelligence: How AI Is Optimizing Revenue Cycle Management

Prior authorizations are one of the most burdensome aspects of revenue cycle management.

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Automation
Press Release
Revenue Cycle

R1 RCMApril 1, 2020

R1 Completes Acquisition of SCI Solutions

CHICAGO - April 01, 2020 - R1 RCM Inc. (NASDAQ:RCM), a leader in technology-enabled revenue cycle management (RCM) services  to healthcare providers, today announced it has completed the acquisition of SCI Solutions, Inc. (SCI).

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Automation
Physician Services
Revenue Cycle

Joe PolarisMarch 18, 2020

Physicians Practice: Automation Can Standardize RCM Workflows and Provide Price Transparency

Given CY 2020’s Hospital Price Transparency Requirements, which take effect January 1, 2021, there has been a huge push in the healthcare industry to not only provide financial clarity to patients, but also deliver on rising overall consumer expectations in order to stay competitive. While price ...

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Automation
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Revenue Cycle
RPA

Chris IngersollMarch 9, 2020

The Key to Generating Real ROI When Automating the Revenue Cycle: A Trusted Partner

Technologies under the general category of “automation” include artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning, robotic process automation (RPA), and self-service tools which can improve efficiency or replace entirely the work human administrators do today. The revenue cycle traditionally is a complex operational ...

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Automation
Patient Experience
Physician Services

Dan PopeJanuary 21, 2020

Physicians Practice: Streamline Your Revenue Cycle with Intelligent Automation

For years, healthcare organizations have been keeping revenue cycle operations in-house and investing in one-off software applications to address various challenges. Leaders are seeing little-to-no return on these investments and are left with disjointed technology that makes it harder for staff members to ...

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Automation
Patient Experience

Chris IngersollDecember 4, 2019

Becker's Hospital Review: Three Keys to Creating the Optimal Payment Transformation Strategy

Well before the June 2019 White House Executive Order regarding price transparency, healthcare leaders ranked offering a positive patient financial experience as one of their top two strategic priorities for 2019 1 . Today’s patients not only want cost transparency, but also an array of options for ...

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Automation
Blog Post
Patient Experience
Revenue Cycle

Lora QuinnNovember 7, 2019

Paving the Way for the Revenue Cycle of the Future

For healthcare finance teams, leading and managing the revenue cycle has evolved into an increasingly complex role—requiring in-depth knowledge of regulatory changes, payer contract management, staffing, value-based reimbursement and the patient experience. As attendees at the fifth annual Becker’s ...

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Automation
Patient Satisfaction
Revenue Cycle

Joe PolarisOctober 30, 2019

HIT Consultant: How Intelligent Automation Can Address Three Revenue Cycle Challenges

Artificial intelligence (AI) has received a lot of buzz and been positioned as the central healthcare technology needed to solve many financial challenges and digitally transform internal operations. However, if you’re looking for practical solutions that can address variable activities and complete ...

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