Verify insurance without costly delays

May 2012
Hospital Case Management;May2012, Vol. 20 Issue 5, p78
The article offers information on advantages of using the real-time insurance verification tool. Courtney M. Higdon, director of enterprise patient access services at Great Britain HealthCare in Lexington, Kentucky states that 100 percent of their accounts have real-time eligibility checks performed. She notes that the tool has helped to increase the collections more than 100 percent from 2010 to 2011, at the organization's two hospital's admitting offices and emergency departments (EDs).


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