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May 13, 2016

Easy-to-read Medical Bills, Price Transparency Tools and more in CarePayment’s News You Can Use

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Patient Experience a Key Driver in Profit Margin Growth for Hospitals New research suggests that prioritizing patient experience could help increase hospitals’ net margins, reports Healthcare…

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April 1, 2016

CMS Requires New Rules, Mortgages for Healthcare and more in CarePayment’s News You Can Use

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CMS Rule Guarantees Payment for Mental Health, Substance Abuse Treatment for Low-Income Patients States will now be required to provide assistance for mental health or substance abuse issues to…

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March 25, 2016

Use of Alternative Sites Rise, Medical Debt Collection and more in CarePayment’s News You Can Use

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Use of Clinics, Other Alternative Care Sites, Swells, Survey Finds Healthcare consumers are looking to alternative care site for their care needs, Healthcare Finance News reports. These sites…

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March 18, 2016

Satisfied Patients Likely to Pay in Full, Credit Checks more in CarePayment’s News You Can Use

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Study: Satisfied Patients More Likely to Pay Medical Bills in Full Becker’s Hospital Review reports how medical bills are more likely to be paid in full if patients are satisfied with their…

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March 4, 2016

Trump’s Healthcare Plan, Clinton’s Tax Credit for Households and more in CarePayment’s News You Can Use

Donald Trump Fleshes out Healthcare Plan Presidential candidate Donald Trump has revealed his seven step healthcare plan, according to Fierce Health Payer. His plan details steps including…

Millennials and Healthcare

March 2, 2016

Millennials and Healthcare: The New Odd Couple

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A so-called self-entitled technology-driven generation meets a more reserved and perhaps stodgy industry, but hilarity does not ensue. One relies on convenience and ease, the ability to access…

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February 26, 2016

Bad Debt a Concern for Hospitals, Healthcare Prices, and more in CarePayment’s News You Can Use

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Bad Debt is the Pain Hospitals Can’t Heal as Patients Don’t Pay According to Bloomberg Business, high deductible health plans are creating barriers for hospitals to collect payment. For…

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February 19, 2016

Saving on Healthcare, New Tax Forms and more in CarePayment’s News You Can Use

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How to Shop Around and Save on Healthcare How does one shop for healthcare services in an industry that is lacking price transparency? The Wall Street Journal illustrates numerous strategies to…

Consumer Credit Rules

February 16, 2016

Risky business: Keeping up with consumer credit rules that impact providers and their patients

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"On January 8, 2016, the U.S. House of Representatives passed a bill¹, now under consideration in the Senate, that requires federal courts to deny class certification in cases where the class members…