Payer Mix: Hospitals Face Challenges When They Seek Savings

Payer Mix: Hospitals Face Challenges When They Seek Savings

  • May 9, 2016

FierceHealth Finance featured RelayHealth Financial's David Dyke expert advice in an article covering payer mix for an urban health system with a high proportion of Medicaid patients. The provider at the center of the piece needed to expand its clinical scope and streamline its reimbursement practices to gain savings. Read the article

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Hospitals Work To Fine-tune Payer Mixes, But Finding Savings Is No Easy Task

Hospitals Work to Fine-tune Payer Mixes, but Finding Savings is No Easy Task

  • May 6, 2016

RelayHealth Financial's David Dyke offers expertise to Healthcare Finance News as it looks at hospital reimbursement, demographics, and whether the patient population is covered through government agencies or through private insurers. Despite these hard-to-control factors, there's a lot hospitals can do to improve reimbursement and cash flow. Read the article  

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Getting In Front Of The Problem: How Can Hospitals Empower Denial Prevention And Management?

Getting in Front of the Problem: How Can Hospitals Empower Denial Prevention and Management?

  • November 22, 2015

Claim denials are a significant financial drain, costing healthcare organizations roughly 3% of their net revenue stream. The white paper, Getting in Front of the Problem: How Can Hospitals Empower Denial Prevention and Management? delves into three key strategies for reducing denials -- and how hospitals have used them effectively. Learn how to take steps to prevent denials on the front-end, manage denials through efficient workflows and processes, and analyze data for common causes of denials. Read now or download and read later

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Engaging Providers Means Aligning Their Goals With That Of The Consumer

Engaging Providers Means Aligning their Goals with that of the Consumer

  • November 3, 2015

In a two-part feature series for Healthcare Payer News, Florida Blue’s Dianne Wagner and McKesson’s Carolyn Wukitch share a plan to help payers better engage consumers in the today's healthcare market. Part one covered market pressure around value-based reimbursement, consumerization, cost management, and regulatory compliance. Part two serves up hands-on advice for taking on these challenges. Read the article

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A New Plan On Engaging Consumers Through A New Digital Path For Healthcare

A New Plan on Engaging Consumers Through a New Digital Path for Healthcare

  • October 26, 2015

McKesson’s Carolyn Wukitch and Florida Blue's Dianne Wagner spoke to a packed house at this year's AHIP Institute about the connection between innovative network design and how digital consumers engage with health plans. Now MedCity News, a leading healthcare publication that dedicates a third of its focus to “Patient Engagement," features a comprehensive "how to" article on the topic penned by the two executives. Read the article now

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Revenue Cycle Payment Clarity

Revenue Cycle Payment Clarity

  • April 10, 2015

The increasing prevalence of high-deductible health plans, along with higher patient out-of-pocket expenses, is leaving more and more patients unable to pay their bills and providers unsure about reimbursement. To maintain payment flow, providers need visibility into when and how much they will be paid, and by whom. They also need to get better at navigating obstacles to payment. This Revenue Cycle Payment Clarity white paper describes how providers can implement the tools and processes to help provide payment clarity and accelerate revenue. Read now or download and read later

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