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The Personal Factor in Support for Revenue Cycle Software

When it comes to support for revenue cycle software and HIT solutions, how often can you expect a quick answer from a friendly, U.S.-based support representative?  SSI’s Vice President of Client Services, Brian DeWeese, is proud to lead a team that offers top support to client health systems.

Winning the Battle: Hospital Patient Access Best Practices

In a time of increasing patient payment burdens, many hospital revenue cycle teams are exploring patient access best practices in an attempt to get a handle on accounts receivables. Some hospitals have doubled point of service collections. How do they do it? We take a comprehensive look at patient access best practices including systems, denials, pre-registration, and training for teams dealing with patient financial discussions.

Improve Your Healthcare Organization’s Claims Denial Management Processes

Revenue cycle management (RCM) technology modernization is the next phase for hospital IT software since the completion of the massive electronic health records (EHR) implementation. Now, the challenge hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, and providers are facing is the the process of updating their RCM software to support value-based care and minimize revenue leakage.

Patient Access Management Challenges, News, and Progress

One of the most overlooked, but arguably one of the most important aspects of the hospital experience is patient access. Patient access encompasses the front-end registration process and all of its supporting financial dealings with providers, patients, and payers