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COVID-19
RCM Trends
Revenue Cycle

Ken TownsendAugust 5, 2020

HFMA: 8 Security Tips for Remote Revenue Cycle Staff

Poorly secured home networks. Highly accessible workstations. Use of personal laptops that don’t adhere to security standards. Each of these (and more) is a vulnerability for revenue cycle staff working at home during COVID-19. Unfortunately, with vulnerability comes opportunity for hackers to target this newly ...

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EMS
Press Release
Revenue Cycle

R1 RCMJuly 20, 2020

R1 Announces Sale of its Emergency Medical Services Business to Sarnova Holdings, Inc.

CHICAGO – July 20, 2020 – R1 RCM Inc. (NASDAQ:RCM), a leading provider of technology-enabled revenue cycle management (RCM) services to healthcare providers, today announced the sale of its emergency medical services (EMS) business, including EMS Revenue Cycle Management and Electronic Patient Care Reporting, to ...

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Article
COVID-19
Physician Services
Revenue Cycle

Richard Lopez del RinconJuly 17, 2020

Physicians Practice: Succeed with an EHR-agnostic Revenue Cycle Platform Post-COVID-19

While COVID-19 has presented challenges to every healthcare industry sector, physician practices have taken some of the most significant financial hits over the past few months. A recent Medical Group Management Association (MGMA) survey found that 97 percent of practices have experienced a negative financial ...

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Article
R1 RCM
Revenue Cycle

Healthcare InnovationJuly 10, 2020

Healthcare Innovation: An Ascension ED Physician Leader's Message to Patients - 'We're Safe and Ready For You'

The health system’s vice president of emergency services speaks out to patients who still may be uncomfortable with getting necessary care, noting recent innovations that will protect them

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Blog Post
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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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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Article
Revenue Cycle
Revenue Integrity

Johnny PezzutoMay 19, 2020

HIT Consultant: Four Must Haves of a Revenue Integrity Solution

For multiple years in a row, chief executive officers (CEOs) participating in the American College of Healthcare Executives’ annual survey ranked financial challenges as the number one issue facing hospitals.[1] With sound revenue cycle management and, in turn, ...

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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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Article
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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