Tag Archives: cost

September 9, 2015 - 6:01 pm

October 1, 2015, did it come too soon? A deadline dictated by unwise policymakers? Our opinions differ. But, agree or not, the time has come.

September 8, 2015 - 11:03 pm

Medical practices have struggled with the decision to outsource self-pay receivables for decades. A recent HFMA study discussed a myriad of choices available and each choice presented a compromise of one trade off or another.

Cancer is ugly. The effort to get paid doesn’t have to be. The state of cancer care in America- 2015, American Society of Clinical Oncology Cancer facts and figures. American Cancer Society, www.cancer.org Forbes: http://www.forbes.com/sites/insidepatientfinance/2013/07/03/hospitals-and-debt-collectors-race-to-head-off-medical-bill-collection-laws-regs/ http://www.cancer.net/navigating-cancer-care/financial-considerations/understanding-costs-related-cancer-care