Importance of Early Out

Improving Patient Billing / Early Out and Bad Debt Collections for ASCs

In healthcare, patient billing, also known as early out collections, and bad debt recovery can substantially affect revenue and patient satisfaction. Getting the process right is vital. According to a recent medical debt survey by Debt.com, 50…


Nurse Staffing Shortage

How ASCs Can Navigate Major Staffing Shortage

Staffing shortage is the most critical issue in this current COVID-19 surge—not PPE, ventilators, or bed space. In the United States, there has been a nursing shortage for years, but the pandemic has exacerbated that problem in ways like never…


Elective Surgeries

Staying Ahead Amidst Postponed Elective Surgeries

A growing number of US hospitals have canceled or postponed elective surgeries due to the surging number of Americans sick with Covid-19 (fourth surge). According to the Centers for Disease Control Prevention (CDC), more than 95 percent of the new…


Healthcare Financial Concierge

How a Healthcare Financial Concierge Boosts Patient Satisfaction

Healthcare concierge services can elevate the patient experience and increase patient satisfaction for healthcare providers seeking to stand out from the crowd. With the increasing trend of healthcare consumerism, patients are demanding high quality…


Revenue Cycle Management

Why Healthcare Revenue Cycle Management Is More Crucial Now Than Ever

In the healthcare industry, revenue cycle management (RCM) is the foundation of financial health. Revenue cycle management can spell the difference between struggling to survive and flourishing financial success. From small practices to large health…


Patient Reviews

How Patient Reviews Can Boost Your Practice’s Revenue

Patient reviews are becoming more important than ever with the rise of healthcare consumerism. As patients shop online to find the right physician or provider that meets their expectations, they will be turning to online reviews in evaluating their…


Patient Payment Options

Do You Know Why Patient Payment Options Are Vital In 2021?

Flexible and personalized patient payment options are needed more than ever as patient financial responsibility continues to grow. Medical care is expensive. In fact, 99% of bills that exceeded $3,000 were not paid in full according to a TransUnion…


Out-of-pocket Expenses Mnet

How Are Out-of-Pocket Expenses Affecting Patients in 2021?

Increasing out-of-pocket expenses or patient financial responsibility is one of the biggest trends happening in healthcare today. Struggling to keep up with their financial responsibility, patients are becoming more cost-conscious as insurers pass…


Mnet Patient Experience

4 Effective Patient Engagement Strategies To Improve Patient Experience

Effective patient engagement strategies are essential in improving the patient experience, especially in the era of healthcare consumerism. This means implementing technologies and processes that work together to turn fragmented encounters into…


Healthcare Consumerism

How Healthcare Consumerism Will Affect Your Facility

COVID’s Effect on Healthcare ConsumerismWith the rise in healthcare consumerism, the healthcare industry is undergoing an unprecedented level of transformation. COVID-19 has dramatically altered the trajectory of consumerism in healthcare. This…


Text-to-Pay Patient Solution

Text-to-Pay Is The Patient Solution Your Facility Needs

With the advent of e-mails, app-based messaging apps, and social networks, it is easy to forget that SMS is still the most popular and dominant form of communication. In 2020 alone, there were 2.1 trillion SMS messages exchanged in the United…


Mnet ASC Revenue

3 Digital Tools to Maximize Your ASC Revenue

Surgery centers are gradually rebounding from the revenue impacts of 2020. However, with the massive surgery backlogs, ‘normal’ is not quite there yet thus continuing to affect ASC revenue. The challenge is for ASCs to remain profitable while…


Text-to-Pay

How Mnet's Solution, Text-to-Pay, Will Save You Money and Get You Paid Quicker

With many healthcare facilities, we see that those best positioned for growth are focused on programs and investments that both provide more value to their patients and advance their healthcare mission. These providers look for solutions that help…


Benefits of Mnet's 1st Party Patient Billing Solutions

As patient payments continue to take up a larger share of provider revenue, healthcare executives need to deploy new strategies and build better financial experiences to increase patient collections and improve patient billing solutions. The…


Telehealth Reimbursement Laws

Telehealth Reimbursement Laws and Trends in the Surgical Space

Continued telehealth reimbursement is at the top of mind for surgery centers and healthcare providers recently. Thanks to new reimbursement policies and payment parity, providers have been able to implement telehealth and other digital health…


Write off Accounts

Why Healthcare Facilities Need to Write Off Accounts to Collections Even During Covid

The pandemic brought a financial onslaught to every healthcare organization. Many providers have been hit hard financially, with their revenue cycle landscape significantly changed. Given the job losses during the pandemic, an estimated 3.5 million…


Mnet Patient Pain Points

3 Significant Pain Points Patients Have About Medical Bills

One of the significant impacts of the pandemic is the increase in healthcare consumerism. Job loss due to the pandemic caused many to lose their job-based insurance coverage, leading patients to have pain points surrounding their medical bills. This…


Surprise Medical Billing

3 Things You Need to Know About Surprise Medical Bills

Surprise medical billing is a large issue being discussed across the country. If you have insurance, you would probably call the hospital or your insurer first to make sure the hospital was “in network” with your insurance. You might also need to…


Upcoming ASC Trends in 2021

Upcoming Trends ASCs Need to Watch Out For In 2021

As we delve into the new year, now is a good time for surgical facilities to look ahead to the upcoming top trends facing the ASC industry. With the pandemic, ASCs across the U.S. have experienced temporary closures, case drops, and then ramp-up and…


OKC Call Center Hub

Mnet Health Makes Choice for Call Center Hub

When looking across the United States, it might be easy to overlook Oklahoma City when thinking about a place to build a new call center hub.  OKC is just a two-hour drive from Dallas/Fort Worth; not just the big city, but a giant city really…and…