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5 Areas Where Ascension has Created a Seamless Consumer Financial Journey

'We don't think about revenue cycle as any one individual's responsibility, but as our organization's responsibility,' says Jon Sohn, senior [...]

| HealthLeaders

R1 RCM completes $300M acquisition of VisitPay

R1 RCM, a revenue cycle company for healthcare providers, has completed its acquisition of patient financial engagement company VisitPay for $300 million. [...]

| Becker's Hospital Review

5 Things About R1 RCM’s Acquisition of VisitPay

| Modern Healthcare

How Providers Can Improve Patient Financial Experience

In the aftermath of COVID-19, payment flexibility, digital engagement, and transparency are crucial to improving patient financial experience, recent reports [...]

| RevCycle Intelligence

35% of Patients Would Put Off Covid-19 Treatment to Avoid Medical Bills

The new VisitPay survey also showed that more than one-third of patients said they're more worried about the financial burdens [...]

| HealthLeaders

Healthcare fintech M&A expected to boost patient experience, provider operations

M&A activity in the healthcare finance technology is heating up, evidenced by large transactions such as Cedar buying OODA Health [...]

| MedCity News

CEO foreshadows next chapter for VisitPay since R1 acquisition announcement

Boise Startup Week, Built in Idaho and Trailhead enjoyed talking with Ivanoff further about his approach to VisitPay being acquired, [...]

| Trailhead

Patient financial engagement after the pandemic — 5 takeaways

Patient expectations increasingly mirror consumer behavior, spurring health systems to engage sooner and provide greater cost transparency. [...]

| Becker's Hospital Review

8 Tried-And-True Tips For Dealing With Medical Debt

“People are now experiencing healthcare bills that are more like a mortgage payment." [...]

| Buzzfeed