administrative costs

Five ways to reduce healthcare administrative costs
Five ways to reduce healthcare administrative costsAdministrative costs are a huge burden in healthcare, but there are several process changes that can result in huge savings.
Nine ways MCOs can cut administrative costs
Nine ways MCOs can cut administrative costsFor decades, administrative costs for health plans have stalled. Today’s healthcare market is full of opportunities to trim the fat.
So your health plan has decided to outsource, now what?Coming to a decision to outsource business processes is one thing. Deciding which services to outsource is another.
Outsourcing by health plans surges in popularity
Outsourcing by health plans surges in popularityMore plans look to outsourcing to increase productivity, lower costs
Don't assume providers are onboard with new focusProviders are understandably anxious about mechanisms that reduce their income
7 ways to reduce administrative costsPlans will see the most cost reductions on the medical side of the ledger, but there are still opportunities to reduce administrative waste
Billing process continues to improveAccording to AHIP, more claims are being received by payers in electronic formats, and payers are processing those claims at a faster rate than before.
U.S. must set agenda to break status quoA think-tank report calls for national agenda to hold spending down to the growth in GDP per capita