Reading Time: 5 minutes By Jennifer Leon, Vice President of Brightree Patient Collections at Brightree As consumer trends have pushed businesses towards providing fast, easy transactions and communication, the healthcare industry is finally catching up. Efficiency and security are top of mind for consumer-facing companies when it comes to modernized billing processes, and providers looking to better meet patient […]
Reading Time: 4 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: 2 minutes Automation isn’t just for efficiency – it also provides you with the best defense against audits, which is increasingly important as HMEs face both pre- and post-payment audits.
Reading Time: 2 minutes Faced with more audits? Most HMEs are. Without a sound strategy for maintaining accurate and retrievable documentation, an audit request can disrupt operations and put your organization at financial risk. When an audit strikes, the best approach is a quick response with proof that all documentation complies with requirements. How do you achieve this? Follow […]