Research Finds States Remain Committed to Value-Based Payment Models

Change Healthcare study reveals an innovative and collaborative mosaic of activity across the nation.

Blockchain: What it is and how to build a business case

Before you can develop a business case, you must understand what blockchain is and what it is not.

The 'Intelligent' 278: Creating a Standard for Shared Decision Support

Value-based care requires eliminating unnecessary healthcare costs while ensuring patients receive the right care at the right time. Yet in today’s transitional environment, providers and payers struggle with health IT infrastructures that are often incapable of supporting the high-velocity collaboration and communication critical to achieving these goals.

Five results that might just make robotic process automation worth your while

There’s no shortage of industry buzz surrounding robotics, artificial intelligence, machine learning and other next-generation technologies. While some of these are still coming into their own where healthcare is concerned, others are well proven to help automate and streamline processes that traditionally have required manual intervention.

Rethinking Denials Management

Most organizations take an administrative approach to managing denials. Maybe that’s why they’re not collecting as much as they should.

Reinventing Utilization Management (UM) to Bring Value to the Point of Care

How an automated exception-based approach can make UM more efficient and effective

Top 6 reasons patients call your hospital – and how to handle them

Every contact deserves a human response from a knowledgeable representative who truly cares about patients’ wellbeing.