August 27, 2019

1. Ohio hospital's Medicare contract in jeopardy Full story

2. Mystery group spent $13M on surprise-billing ads: 7 things to know Full story

3. Harvard/Politico: Americans trust physician offices more than hospitals, payers with their data Full story

4. How to build consumer friendly billing and shift patient revenue cycle from wholesale to retail. Click here to attend the webinar

5. Join keynotes Peyton Manning, Kevin O'Leary and Hillary Clinton, plus over 315 of the smartest speakers in health IT and revenue cycle management, at Becker's largest-ever Health IT + Revenue Cycle conference, October 9-12 in Chicago. Register here. For exhibiting and sponsorship opportunities, email Jessica Cole at

6. What would Tennessee Medicaid look like under block grant funding? Full story

7. Ex-employee accused of stealing $1M from Idaho health system Full story

8. 5 Must Reads:

- The Medicare revenue cycle roadmap: A hospital's guide to navigating billing & claims. Click here to read the white paper

- A new ED protocol for opioid dependence is accelerating recovery and changing lives. Get the white paper

- How to support value-based goals with revamped lab services — 6 steps for success. Click here to read the white paper

- Digital transformation: How to modernize IT and enable efficient and effective care. Click here to read the white paper

- How The Polyclinic streamlined materials management, reduced costs and maintained optimal inventory levels. Click here to read the success story

9. CHS shares close at all-time low Full story

10. Anthem changes how it reimburses autism treatment in Indiana Full story

11. 33% of revenue cycle operations have payments data stolen. Attend this webinar for a breakdown of the top 10 security threats

12. Wyoming floats using Medicaid program to stop massive air ambulance bills Full story

13. 26 recent hospital, health system executive moves Full story


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