Financial/Revenue Cycle Management

A dropper and a petri dish
By Reenita Das 04:03 pm January 04, 2021
From vaccines to virtual care, enterprise imaging to precision medicine, these are the growth areas that will shape the direction of healthcare, this year and beyond.
By Joyoti Goswami 02:46 pm December 15, 2020
At Geisinger in Pennsylvania, a pilot program to bring care to the homes of older patients with complex healthcare needs has shown a 35% reduction in visit
A lightbulb representing ideas
By Anna E. Schoenbaum 11:20 am November 12, 2020
There's an art to balancing new innovation while maintaining a high level of existing service. It requires a solid foundation of core systems, adherence to quality controls and an excellent service support model.
Laying a foundation
By John P. Donohue 04:13 pm September 29, 2020
As IT professionals, we need to be ahead of the game in terms of establishing and maintaining the capabilities of our technology foundation. This means being smart about understanding the business and staying ahead of its needs.
By John P. Donohue 09:22 am July 09, 2020
Move over patient engagement: A positive patient experience is the new imperative for health systems that recognize the value of customer satisfaction.
By Sharon Taylor 04:30 pm July 07, 2020
When working with big data, small inconsistencies in data entry matter. Leaving the task of cleaning up registration or demographic data to data scientists or IT staff will be expensive.
By Alex Klotsche 05:17 pm April 29, 2020
A proposal: Create a Federal Reserve-type structure for supply chain management of protective equipment, powered by distributed ledger technology.
screen snap of Modul app
By Corey Shank 08:00 am September 18, 2018
When its EHR vendor wasn’t going to be ready until 2020, the IT team took matters into its own hands in a low-budget open source project that is already paying off.
value-driven healthcare
By Jacques Mulder 04:12 pm November 07, 2017
If value-based care is to take shape, it’s critical that providers actively engage with patients to help them better understand the true cost of care.
By John Halamka 10:57 am June 10, 2016
A cloudy political outlook, industry consolidation, shrinking IT budgets and more have healthcare organizations on their toes. John Halamka, MD, says he's "increasingly on the lookout for organizations which will address these challenges during the uncertain 24 months ahead."