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December 17, 2019

5 Healthcare Trends to Watch in 2020

by Beau Benson | Healthcare Administration, Healthcare Technology

As we look back at 2019, the seeds of active and emerging healthcare industry trends begin to come into sharper focus for 2020. Many of the articles forecasting 2020 trends for the healthcare market read more like predictions from fortune-tellers — so vague and obvious that they cannot possibly be incorrect, but also so vague and obvious that they provide the reader no value. We'd like to take a different approach. What we attempt to do here is dive beneath the superficial talking points and instead, provide our take on less discussed trends that we are observing directly from the trenches. Providing a more… Read entire article here

December 16, 2019

Dr. Trent Haywood Joins Myndshft as Head of Product Strategy and Innovation

by Patrick | News

MESA, Ariz., December 16, 2019 - Myndshft Technologies, a leading provider of real-time benefit check and prior authorization technology for clinical labs, home infusion and other alternative site care providers today announced the addition of Trent Haywood, M.D., J.D. as Head of Product Strategy and Innovation. As a member of Myndshft’s executive team, Dr. Haywood will help shape the company’s product vision and strategy and help co-lead Myndshft’s expansion into the payer and benefits management market.    Most recently, Dr. Haywood served as Chief Medical Officer of the Blue Cross Blue Shield (BCBS) Association where he was responsible for guiding medical… Read entire article here

November 18, 2019

Why Calculating Patient Financial Responsibility is the Key to Happier Patients and Increased Revenue

by Seth McCulloch | Healthcare Administration, Revenue Cycle Management

Healthcare is like any other service industry: provide the service, get paid. But unlike other service industries, a consumer (the patient) typically does not incur the cost of the service until weeks, months, or even years after it is rendered. Due to variations of inputs within a given visit or procedure and variables around payer contracted rates, the seller of the service (the doctor or provider) may not even know the cost of the service when it is rendered. Herein lies the problem. If a patient is unaware of how much is owed at the time he or she is… Read entire article here

November 12, 2019

Virtue Technologies and Myndshft Announce Partnership to Accelerate Time to Therapy for Infusion & Specialty Pharmacies

by Patrick | News

MESA, Ariz.  and MURFREESBORO, Tenn., Nov. 12, 2019 – Myndshft Technologies, a leading provider of real-time benefit check and prior authorization technology for home infusion and specialty pharmacy today announced a partnership with post-acute healthcare technology solutions provider Virtue Technologies. The partnership will enable infusion and specialty pharmacies to improve patient and physician satisfaction, increase staff efficiency and reduce the risk of payment denials.  Specialty and home infusion pharmacies are under increasing pressure due to intensifying payer scrutiny of utilization management, and growing demands from providers and patients for detailed benefits coverage and out-of-pocket costs at the point of care.… Read entire article here