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Black Book Rankings: 25 top RCM outsourcing vendors


Black Book Rankings has released its 2016 rankings of financial and revenue cycle management systems and services.

Here are the top five vendors included in the rankings across five different outsourcing categories.

4 best practices for managing patient billing complaints


Root causes of billing complaints
Healthcare reform has transformed how hospitals conduct business. Due to shifts in cost sharing, a larger portion of many hospitals’ reimbursement now comes from patients rather than commercial payers. 419 more words

Survey: Hospitals saw 10% increase in self-pay dollars in past 5 years


With the rising popularity of high-deductible health plans, hospital and health system executives know they must find effective ways of communicating with patients about their financial responsibility and develop strategies to ensure proper payment. 52 more words

5 hospitals with strong finances


Here are five hospitals and health systems with strong operational metrics and solid financial positions based on recent reports from Moody’s Investors Service, Fitch Ratings and S&P Global Ratings. 23 more words

Population Aging and Urbanization in Europe

Cities are seeing a rise in ageing populations. In the European Union (EU), 75 percent of residents live in urban areas. As urban populations continue to rise, more and more people will grow into old age. 546 more words