Trust: The True Currency of Healthcare

My dad was a doctor in the town where I grew up. He had a very small practice on a very small main street. He’d get calls in the middle of the night, and his patients never doubted he would show up at their home, doctor’s bag in hand. They trusted that my dad would […]

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The CMS Price Transparency Rule Brings Potential for Growth and Disruption

The price transparency rule has acted as the shot heard around the world, with healthcare administrators scrambling to adjust to a slew of new opportunities. This legislation, spearheaded by CMS, requires hospitals to post their prices in the hopes to empower healthcare consumers to make conscientious decisions when engaging in health services. The intent behind […]

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The Importance of Building a Strong Ecosystem in Health IT

Everyone deserves access to competent and effective healthcare, and with the help of the recent CMS ruling on interoperability championing a strong ecosystem in Health IT, we’re getting closer to that reality. Interoperability is a gamechanger in that it expands access to healthcare providers who leverage technology to provide more efficient care to their patients. […]

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As Price Transparency Grows Inevitable, Healthcare Providers Need Better Tools and Processes to Close the Gap on Patient Trust

HealthPay24 and Baystate Health discuss the new CMS rule and what it means for healthcare providers. Speakers: Julie Gerdeman, HealthPay24 Kate Pepoon, Baystate Health Transcript Dana Gardner: Hi, this is Dana Gardner, Principal Analyst at Interarbor Solutions, and you’re listening to BriefingsDirect. Our next healthcare finance insights discussion explores ways that healthcare providers can become more proactive in financial and cost […]

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Healthcare Providers Take Cues from Consumer Expectations to Improve Patient Experiences

HealthPay24 and Northwell Health discuss shifts medical services providers are making to improve the patient experience. Speakers: Julie Gerdeman, HealthPay24 Laura Semlies, Northwell Health Transcript Dana Gardner: Hi, this is Dana Gardner, Principal Analyst at Interarbor Solutions, and you’re listening to BriefingsDirect. Our next healthcare insights discussion explores the shift medical services providers are making to improve […]

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