Hospital Closures Continue Affecting Patients and Communities

Since 2010, at least 79 rural hospitals have closed across the country, and nearly 700 more are at risk of closing. Why is it happening, how does it affect patients and communities, and what can be done? We take a look.

Since 2010, at least 79 rural hospitals have closed across the country, and nearly 700 more are at risk of closing. Why is it happening, how does it affect…

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Improving Hospital Point-of-Service Collections

In an era of high deductibles, how do you solve the patient collections problem? One solution is,”when hiring front-of-house staff, Gray [Josh Gray, VP of research at athena health] suggests establishing expectations and make clear that new hires understand collecting outstanding balances at the time of service is critical and hold them accountable.

In an era of high deductibles, how do you solve the patient collections problem? One solution is,”when hiring front-of-house staff, Gray [Josh Gray, VP of research at athena health] suggests establishing…

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Hospital Challenges & Solutions for Value-Based Payments

Industry surveys are showing that hospitals are behind CMS (Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services) target dates for value-based payments implementation.  Only 23 percent of health systems expect to meet Medicare’s quality based payment target by 2019.  We found some helpful outlines, slides and tips for meeting this challenge.

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