The major award shows you watch on TV have very little to do with healthcare payments, but that shouldn’t mean great innovators in the healthcare industry should go unrecognized for their achievements. That’s why we’ve decided to acknowledge the following healthcare organizations for going above and beyond in their efforts to attain healthcare payments excellence. We assure you, we haven’t accidentally announced “La La Land” in place of any of the real winners.
The Award for Most Innovative Digital Wallet Offering
By Joseph A. Michelli, Ph.D.
Joseph A. Michelli is a New York Times #1 best-selling author and consumer experience expert who looks at the best practices and successes of consumer brands like Starbucks, Zappos and UCLA Health System. He will be sharing his insights and expertise as the keynote speaker for the InstaMed User Conference 2017.
Given the title of this article, you might be wondering if I’m really going to make a case that healthcare can learn from brands like Zappos
Our team descended on San Francisco, CA last week for the CORE Users Group conference, which is a bi-annual gathering of Epic users with a focus on the business of healthcare. While we were there, we discussed the challenges that organizations face when it comes to healthcare payments and their Epic systems. In case you missed it, here is our recap of it!
An important topic was workflow queue management and in particular resource time and productivity. Integrating payment processes within
The InstaMed User Conference 2017 attracts industry thought-leaders who are passionate about simplifying healthcare payments. When so many providers, payers and partners come together in one place, they bring lots of different perspectives and opinions. Here are five kinds of people you might meet at the InstaMed User Conference 2017.
The Consumer-Centric Payer
With the uncertainty of what a new administration means for the healthcare industry, the Consumer-Centric Payer is sure of one thing: the consumer experience will continue to be key.
At InstaMed, we’re proud of the innovations we delivered in 2016 that helped providers and payers collect and manage payments more efficiently and helped improve the consumer experience. At the start of a new year, we want to look at how the challenges facing providers, payers and consumers have changed or evolved, and how we can continue to improve and do more to answer the needs of our customers for simplifying healthcare payments.
Provider and payer organizations are becoming more complex
What is it?
A digital wallet is an electronic device that allows a consumer to store payment information electronically so they can make a payment online.
Most consumers already use this kind of payment functionality on any number of ecommerce sites they frequent, but they might not realize they are managing a digital wallet. More than half of consumers pay for items online using a digital wallet.
Digital wallets make online payments easier by storing a consumer’s payment information and preferences for future
Last week, the InstaMed team hopped a plane to Madison, WI to host a group of Epic users at Rare Steakhouse on the Monday evening of Epic UGM. We were very happy to have the opportunity to talk with our customers and colleagues about the latest trends and hot topics in healthcare payments. With plenty of food and drink fueling the conversation throughout the night, we learned a lot about our guests’ doubts, concerns and demands regarding payment security in