HIT Consultant: Improving Patient Experience Amid The No Surprises Act

Ogi KwonSeptember 10, 2021

With the No Surprises Act taking effect in less than four months, it is critical that hospitals and providers leverage technology to ensure patients are informed about their expected care costs prior to receiving services. Despite industry improvements in the last several years, there remains a pressing need for ...

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R1 Introduces R1 Entri™ Platform to Comprehensively Transform Patient Access and Experience Across Care Settings

R1 RCMAugust 9, 2021

Solution unifies scheduling, clearance, intake and payments to improve patient/provider experiences and drive financial performance

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Becker's: Automation Improves Patient and Provider Experiences

Becker's Hospital ReviewJuly 9, 2021

Facing constant pressure from high consumer expectations, shrinking margins and growing provider burnout, health systems need strategies that strengthen relationships and build sustainable long-term growth. Labor-intensive, inefficient processes for orders, insurance authorizations, and scheduling for imaging, ...

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Physicians Practice: Exceed Patient Expectations via the Rev Cycle

Joe PolarisJuly 7, 2021

With the COVID-19 vaccine becoming more widely adopted, the US is slowly starting to emerge from the pandemic. While some things, like in-person gatherings, are starting to go back to pre-pandemic normal, there is still a long way to go when it comes to financial recovery. This may seem especially daunting ...

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Boosting Consumer Acquisition and Engagement with a Digital Front Door

Donham PrescottJune 30, 2021

As we emerge from the pandemic, healthcare marketing and communications teams that had quickly shifted gears away from promotional efforts during the crisis to providing education and maintaining engagement are now moving forward to further build trust and ...

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MGMA Takeaways: Transforming Care Coordination and RCM

Joe PolarisJune 21, 2021

At the recent MGMA Medical Practice Excellence Pathways Conference, Sherri Harris, Regional Manager of Scheduling for Ascension Sacred Heart and Joe Polaris, SVP, Product and Technology for R1 RCM discussed ways to transform the care ...

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Automating Prior Authorizations Enhances the Patient Experience

Alyson BelzMay 17, 2021

While some progress has been made in the past year, insurance prior authorizations are still largely a manual process. According to the 2020 Council for Affordable Quality Healthcare (CAQH) ...

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Becker's: 5 Key Takeaways - LifePoint's Jason Ross on RCM Partnerships

Becker's Hospital ReviewMay 14, 2021

In the wake of COVID-19, many healthcare leaders are concerned about their organization’s financial viability and are seeking new revenue cycle management (RCM) strategies to increase profitability and market share.

At the virtual Becker's Hospital Review 11th Annual Meeting, Jason Ross, senior vice ...

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HIT Consultant: Why a Digital Front Door is Critical to the Rev Cycle

Joel FrenchApril 29, 2021

The COVID-19 crisis has upended many of our traditional business procedures and processes. However, because digital transformations were well underway before the pandemic, the shift to remote work and contactless consumer self-service was swift. In healthcare, digital strategies that were expected to take 10 ...

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Chief Healthcare Executive: CMS' Price Transparency Rule

Ogi KwonApril 22, 2021

The new federal price transparency law took effect January 1, 2021, yet many hospitals – still focused on financial recovery in COVID-19’s wake – were not prepared to become fully compliant by this date.  In this Chief Healthcare Executive video interview, Ogi Kwon – Manager, Advisory & ...

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