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Healthcare Payments

Fintech Meets Medtech To Improve Healthcare Payments

Wonder how Sift impacts healthcare? Watch Sift Healthcare's Founder and CEO, Justin Nicols talk with StartUp Health's Logan Plaster about the impact of Sift's AI and analytics on healthcare payments.

Bethany Grabher
September 25, 2019
Healthcare Payments

Healthcare Providers Have Become Lending Organizations

Every day healthcare providers are extending credit in the form of care, and they have little idea whether, how much or when they will be paid. It’s time for healthcare providers to start deploying well-established data science and analytics tools to forecast payments and optimize outcomes.

Justin Nicols
June 19, 2019
Healthcare Payments

6 Ways To Use Your Healthcare Payments Data To Improve Collections

AI, machine learning and predictive models are abstract terms in the revenue cycle. How do you actually move past the buzzwords and get value out of your healthcare payments data? Here are six ways healthcare providers and RCMs can truly operationalize healthcare payments data to improve patient collections and revenue cycle operations.

Justin Nicols
June 19, 2019
Healthcare Payments

Want To Control Your Cost To Collect & Utilization? You Need A Holistic View Of Your Healthcare Payments.

Every healthcare CFO and revenue cycle leader should be looking at their insurance payer payments in relation to patient payments -- identifying how they relate and influence one another. This is essential intelligence in an ever-complex revenue cycle.

Justin Nicols
June 19, 2019
Healthcare Payments

There Aren't Enough Bodies To Save Healthcare

We're at a tipping point where healthcare providers will *have* to implement automation and AI into the revenue cycle. Not only to recover more dollars but also to keep up with the growing (& massive) administrative burden that is persistent in healthcare payments.

Justin Nicols
June 19, 2019
Healthcare Payments

Rural & Community Hospitals Need AI The Most

Unpaid patient medical bills are a growing problem for community hospitals and a downright crippling problem for rural hospitals. These healthcare providers can’t afford not to optimize their revenue cycle, improve their understanding of patient payment behavior and implement collection strategies based on their unique patient populations.

Justin Nicols
June 19, 2019
Healthcare Payments

3 Healthcare Payments Processes That Are Still Manual

The healthcare payments market is in desperate need of approaches and innovations that reduce manual intensive processes — and save money. Even in today's day and age of big data, artificial intelligence and automation, many healthcare payments processes are painfully manual. Manual typically means cumbersome, prone to error, complicated and expensive.

Justin Nicols
June 19, 2019