Reading Time: 5 minutes What is healthcare interoperability?
Interoperability in healthcare refers to the ability to communicate and exchange medical data across diverse systems and applications. This creates the opportunity for coordinated, holistic care founded on the seamless transfer of information.
Reading Time: 4 minutes Home healthcare providers in the HME/DME industry know that the key to improving patient outcomes is increasing positive patient engagement. When patients feel capable and confident managing their treatment using the tools you’ve provided, they are more likely to trust and remain loyal to your company. And, most importantly, they stay on the path to […]
Reading Time: 3 minutes Healthcare companies that boast quick payments, easy patient communication, and efficient billing systems all have one thing in common: excellent revenue cycle management (RCM). Optimizing your business’s RCM is the fastest way to reduce DSO, collect more of what you’re owed, and expand your patient base. By implementing practices like these, you’ll find solutions to […]
Reading Time: 2 minutes Let’s face it: the administrative burdens in healthcare aren’t getting any easier. Documentation demands continue to rise to meet compliance measures, payer rules are ever-changing, and denial rates for claims just keep going up. In fact, a report by Change Healthcare estimates that the average hospital has $5 million in payments at risk of being denied each […]
Reading Time: 3 minutes By Jim Dragatsis, President of Brightree ReSupply LiveCall Resupply patients are already experiencing a health crisis, but that criticality can skyrocket during a pandemic or natural disaster like the hurricanes and wildfires the country has been combatting for months. Critical patients need outreach more than ever. In fact, we’ve found in our live calling that […]
Reading Time: 3 minutes Accreditation audits are unavoidable in healthcare, but HME owners don’t have to fear them. In fact, with the right solution and processes in place, you’ll no longer have to sweat whether you have the compliance you need to maintain accreditation. Read excerpts from the interview with Brightree expert Aimee Swope, originally reported in HomeCare Magazine, […]
Reading Time: 2 minutes We all know it takes many steps to fill orders, and no two patients are the same. But with a cohesive resupply program that offers a wide range of outreach methods, you can experience gains in both patient outcomes and profitability. No matter what product line your resupply program is focused on, we’ve found that […]
Reading Time: 2 minutes Prior to the pandemic, paper was already considered a roadblock to efficiency for providers. Now it’s considered a source of disease transmission. Retail offices are shuttered with back-office staff who usually print, scan and confirm all documentations working from home, and your drivers and patients don’t want to handle any type of documentation anyway. How […]
Reading Time: 5 minutes Nearly the entire world has spent more than a third of 2020 dealing with the COVID-19 pandemic, and in the same way, HME providers have had to craft their strategies for handling the public health emergency, and the vendors they work with have tried to help facilitate the process. One such vendor is HME and […]