Connance Makes The Short List

After undergoing this rigorous review, Connance’s Patient-Pay Optimization solution was awarded the “Peer Reviewed by HFMA®” designation. We are honored that our customers, prospects, and the HFMA recognize the value our solution is delivering in the areas of patient-pay collections, financial assistance eligibility, and vendor management.

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ACMA Conference Offers Opportunity for Case Managers to Become Change Agents

  The energy and excitement at the 2015 ACMA National Conference was tremendous as 1,500 attendees and professional clinicians came together to relax, have fun and most importantly, share information about our rapidly changing healthcare environment. For four days in Phoenix, AZ, case managers experienced the lighter side of care management through the rush of

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Caring For The Whole Patient With Context

I’m a native New Englander, so cold weather doesn’t bother me too much. Even so, I still look forward to the early signs of spring (especially after the winter we just experienced). So when the temperature begins to consistently hover above thirty-five degrees, I know that the snow and ice will soon begin to melt

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Juggling the Revenue Cycle

Every now and then I think revenue cycle executives are actually circus jugglers in disguise. First, we get the ICD-10 plate spinning on its stick — push it harder to keep it stable on the stick. Introduce high deductible health plans and rapid escalation in patient receivables – add another plate and get it spinning. Let’s add more contract complexity and push denials and underpayments – add another plate, get it spinning. ICD-10 get’s pushed out – that plate needs a push. Exchanges open and high deductibles get even more pervasive – that plate needs to be spun again. Oh, here come IRS 501r regulations – new plate, this one likely to stay around for a long time. Maybe that’s the end. Nope…

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