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Richard Lopez del RinconAugust 3, 2020

Medical Economics: Strategies for responding to the effects of COVID-19

With the spread of the COVID-19 virus continuing to be a top concern, patients are avoiding doctors’ offices. As a result, practices are experiencing significant financial hardships—one recent Medical Group Management Association ...

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COVID-19
Patient Experience
Revenue Cycle

R1 RCMJuly 6, 2020

10 Statistics that Show How COVID-19 Has Changed the Revenue Cycle

At the end of 2019, healthcare leaders projected the upcoming year would bring more consolidation and a greater focus on consumerism. While we’re now seeing these predictions come to fruition, no one anticipated the seismic shift that would happen due to COVID-19 – and the many ways the pandemic would impact ...

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Consumerism
COVID-19
Patient Experience

Chris IngersollJune 15, 2020

How the COVID-19 Pandemic Has Emphasized the Consumer Experience

In Malcolm Gladwell’s 2000 book, The Tipping Point, he describes the advancement of “social epidemics” where a slow and steady adoption of a new cultural phenomenon or technology innovation suddenly hits an inflection point which is followed by massive adoption seemingly overnight. The innovation is ...

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COVID-19
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Registration

Tom LytleJune 8, 2020

Remote Registration Ensures Patient and Staff Safety During COVID-19

Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, frontline patient registrars have provided critical assistance by scheduling and coordinating care for thousands of hospital patients.  While these roles are in high demand, they also require employees to work in high-risk environments—given the frequent face-to-face patient ...

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Partnership
Patient Experience
Press Release
Revenue Cycle

R1 RCMJune 3, 2020

R1 Announces Agreement to Acquire Cerner RevWorks℠

CHICAGO June 3, 2020R1 RCM Inc. (NASDAQ:RCM), a leading provider of technology-enabled revenue cycle management services to healthcare providers, today announced that it will acquire Cerner RevWorks services business and commercial, non-federal client relationships. ...

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Patient Experience
Physician Services
Press Release
Revenue Cycle

R1 RCMJune 1, 2020

R1 Drives Continued Growth in Physician Revenue Cycle Management Market with Addition of Pinnacle Dermatology

CHICAGO – June 1, 2020 – R1 RCM Inc. (NASDAQ:RCM), a leading provider of technology-enabled revenue cycle management (RCM) services to healthcare providers, announced Pinnacle Dermatology, one of the most prominent multi-state leaders in population skin health management, has selected R1’s ...

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COVID-19
Patient Experience

Chris IngersollMay 21, 2020

How Work-From-Home is Changing Healthcare

At the end of last year, I was asked by HIT Consultant to predict healthcare trends to watch for in 2020. My biggest prediction was the impact of the new CMS rules around price ...

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CMS
COVID-19
Patient Experience

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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Consumerism
COVID-19
Patient Experience

R1 RCMMay 5, 2020

Four Strategies for Prioritizing Patient Experience in a COVID-19 Era

When the COVID-19 pandemic hit the U.S., healthcare organizations took a necessary all-hands-on-deck approach. Providers quickly rose to the occasion, changing their care delivery model to treat COVID-19 patients while keeping other patients – as well as clinicians and staff – safe.

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Partnership
Patient Experience
Press Release
Revenue Cycle

R1 RCMApril 30, 2020

Penn State Health Selects R1 for End-to-End Revenue Cycle Management to Drive Performance Excellence

CHICAGO – April 30, 2020 – R1 RCM Inc. (NASDAQ:RCM), a leader in technology-enabled revenue cycle management services to healthcare providers, announced today that Penn State Health, a multi-hospital academic health system in central Pennsylvania, has entered into a five-year strategic ...

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