Evaluating RCM Technology Through Three Different Stakeholder Lenses

R1 RCMFebruary 1, 2023

RCM outsourcing and technology go hand-in-hand. The robust technology offered by outsourcing partnerships can offer streamlined workflows, intelligent automation, and unparalleled accuracy, all of which can lead to reduced costs and increased revenue collections. These benefits are a big reason why

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RACmonitor: Warning: Medicare Rates Up in 2023

Dr. Ronald HirschJanuary 27, 2023

EDITOR’S NOTE: Listen to Dr. Ronald Hirsch’s live reporting Monday on Monitor Mondays with Chuck Buck at 10 Eastern.

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The Future of Good Faith Estimates Under the No Surprises Act

R1 Regulatory TeamJanuary 18, 2023

The No Surprises Act of the 2021 Consolidated Appropriations Act (“NSA”) established requirements for healthcare providers to deliver Good Faith Estimates (“GFEs”) for scheduled services or upon patient request. 

Key Takeaways: 

  1. Indefinite extension  of co-provider and co-facility enforcement ...

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Hospital Price Transparency: Lessons Learned, Best Practices

R1 Regulatory TeamDecember 19, 2022

Federal price transparency requirements for hospitals from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) provide patients with an unprecedented amount of insight into the costs for medical services.1  

 

In theory, more pricing information should ...

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The Benefits of RCM Global Delivery:  Five Myths Busted

R1 RCMDecember 13, 2022

While the healthcare industry continues to climb its way out of a pandemic, it’s also facing unprecedented challenges, including severe labor shortages and shrinking margins. What if there was a  global delivery model that could help the industry during this challenging time? 

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Revenue cycles challenged by mandates of No Surprises Act

Susan MorseDecember 5, 2022

The No Surprises Act has reportedly done its job in preventing an estimated nine million surprise medical bills since going into effect at the start of this year, ...

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Three Things Your Anesthesia Billing Company Should Be Doing

R1 RCMNovember 10, 2022

It's common for anesthesia practices to turn to anesthesia billing companies for revenue cycle support.  But is your billing company doing what it should be doing for your physician group?  

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A Holistic Approach to Patient Payments Engages Patients Early

Michelle BraymerOctober 26, 2022

The numbers are sobering. Two-thirds of medical debt for Americans is the result of a one-time or short-term medical ...

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Communication and Shared Goals: Creating Successful RCM Partnerships

R1 RCMOctober 14, 2022

What do marriages, friendships and even revenue cycle partnerships all have in common? They are powered by communication, shared goals, commitment and adaptability – things that are key to any successful and long-term relationship.


Becker’s Healthcare sat down with Nola Wyatt, recently retired vice president of revenue cycle at ...

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Healthcare Trends and Data Show Clinical Shortage 'Tip of the Iceberg'

R1 RCMOctober 6, 2022

As the country is emerging from the worst of the pandemic, restaurants, local shops and national chains are constrained by staffing shortages. It’s an inconvenience to say the least, but this is just the tip of the iceberg as other sectors of the labor market are tightening in more crucial ways.

A healthcare labor shortage – one that ...

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