Ambulatory Surgery Center Financial Outlook and Structure

Ambulatory Surgery Center Financial Outlook and Structure

What is the outlook for industry growth of outpatient centers in coming years? How are these surgery clinics structured? Who owns them? Join us as we seek answers to these questions and more from industry thought leaders. We also share the insider secret to boosting your ambulatory surgery center financial performance.

Prior Authorization Software Benefits Patients and Providers

Prior Authorization Software Benefits Patients and Providers

Join us as we look at prior authorization (PA). We examine how much time providers spend on PA requests; how patients seeking treatment for opioid addiction may be hindered when obtaining PA for medication-assisted treatment (MAT); and how prior authorization software can improve the healthcare revenue cycle.

Health System Mergers:  Why Hospitals Won’t Stop Merging

Health System Mergers: Why Hospitals Won’t Stop Merging

When it comes to health system mergers, we always wonder if bigger is better. Some of our hospital clients think so. Some do not. But mergers are continuing in 2018, so we thought we’d take another look at the trend and some industry analysis.

What Do Healthcare Consumers Really Want?

What Do Healthcare Consumers Really Want?

What do healthcare consumers want? That answer will go a long way toward solving the patient satisfaction puzzle. We take a look at a number of recent surveys to hunt for clues.

Healthcare Payer and Provider Contract Management

Healthcare Payer and Provider Contract Management

On both sides of the negotiating table in healthcare, payer and provider contract management is about efficient and effective management of information. Electronic attachments streamline the process as CMS and commercial payers require medical necessity documentation for certain procedures or events.

Smart Patient Access Reduces Hospital Debt & Improves Clean Claims Rate

Smart Patient Access Reduces Hospital Debt & Improves Clean Claims Rate

How do hospitals ensure they get paid? Patient access processes need to be streamlined, consistent, and smart in order to maintain healthy hospital revenue cycle management. Combining intelligent patient access software with properly trained registration staff dramatically reduces errors, helping hospitals get paid.