In response to a string of large-scale data breaches impacting U.S. consumers in recent years, InstaMed Security Officer Noah Dermer contributed a piece for the HBMA publication, RCM Advisor. Dermer’s article explores why protecting payment data must be a top priority for billing services, especially as security risks and patient payment responsibility both continue to increase in healthcare.
Healthcare is expensive in this country, a fact that is compounded by the industry’s heavy reliance on paper. Deirdre Ruttle examines this $300 billion problem and the actionable steps that healthcare stakeholders can take in combating this issue in her latest feature for HBMA’s inaugural issue of RCM Advisor.
Read the full article, How to Go Paperless in Five Simple Steps, in RCM Advisor.
Regardless of the evolving political landscape, the healthcare industry needs to remain focused on four core trends. Chris Seib, CTO and Co-Founder of InstaMed contributed an exclusive feature article to HBMA’s inaugural issue of RCM Advisor, where he outlines lessons learned from the Trends in Healthcare Payments Seventh Annual Report: 2016 and what the industry can do to address these challenges.
Read the full article, What Are the Latest Trends in Healthcare Payments?, in RCM Advisor.