Payment Obligation of Medicare Patients Not Always Clear Under New Laws

Tue, Jul 15, 2014 @ 03:57 PM   Dawn Lunde   0 Comments

Older patients could be presented with sticker shock under new laws that change how Medicare covers a hospital stay.

Is Your Facility Ready to Accept the Increasing Out-of-Pocket Costs?

Tue, Jul 01, 2014 @ 01:20 PM   Dawn Lunde   0 Comments

Both spending on costs are on the rise among health care consumers.

Tags: Patient Payments, Health Care Marketplace, Payment Processing

Keeping Pace With Payment Trends Yields High Rewards

Mon, Jun 23, 2014 @ 03:04 PM   Terry Hauer   0 Comments

Collecting patient payments at the point of service improves cash flow at hospitals and clinics.

Tags: Patient Payments, Health Care Marketplace

Reduced Strain On Billing Department = Increased Revenue

Wed, Jun 18, 2014 @ 11:43 AM   Dawn Lunde   0 Comments

Streamlining and Simplifying patient payment processing  reduces the pressure placed on the billing department.

Tags: Patient Payments, Health Care Marketplace, Payment Processing

High Deductibles an Obstacle for Patients, Providers

Tue, Jun 10, 2014 @ 02:19 PM   Dawn Lunde   0 Comments

High deductibles can creating a new barrier for Americans when seeking health care.

Tags: Patient Payments, Health Care Marketplace, Payment Processing

Health Care Reform is Far From Over

Mon, Jun 02, 2014 @ 02:48 PM   Dawn Lunde   0 Comments

Discussion surrounding the new health care law is far from over, and change will continue as another election draws near.

Tags: Patient Payments, Health Care Marketplace

Need to Charge Patients Ahead of Time Requires Better Payment Processing

Fri, May 30, 2014 @ 03:02 PM   Dawn Lunde   0 Comments

As deductibles rise, hospitals and clinics will need to collect more of the out-of-pocket obligation upfront, requiring electronic payment systems.

Tags: Patient Payments, Health Care Marketplace, Payment Processing

Boomers Are Largest Group of New Enrollees in Health Insurance Marketplace

Wed, May 14, 2014 @ 09:51 AM   Dawn Lunde   0 Comments

Boomers, many of whom lost jobs during the recession and have remained unemployed, are taking advantage of the new health law.

Tags: Patient Payments, Health Care Marketplace

Boomers Will Need More Options to Pay for Future Health Care

Wed, Apr 30, 2014 @ 10:46 AM   Dawn Lunde   0 Comments

As the population ages and retires, many are concerned about how they will pay for their health care when they stop working.

Tags: Patient Payments, Health Care Marketplace

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