Archive for August 2012

Software Integration Will Make You or Break You

Today was a record day on the system integration front. Today, we worked with an alliance partner and successfully helped them create a demonstration package, running our Accura XV check recognition software in less than one hour! Yes, you heard it, less than 1 HOUR! This amazing achievement was due to a new C# (that’s “C Sharp” for you non-technical folks) interface using state-of-the-art development tools, sample code and a simplified system development kit (SDK). With efficiency in mind for our business partners, the OrboCAR Bridge Interface (OBI) was born as a part of Accura XV.

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10 Considerations for Selecting a Medical Lockbox Provider

Working with a financial institution for healthcare payment processing via a medical lockbox is an excellent method to eliminate inefficient in-house manual processes for healthcare providers. Providers can typically reduce overhead, improve collections in receivables, decrease bad debt/write-offs, reduce fraud and eliminate paper in the office. While the benefits can be impressive, selecting the right vendor can often be a confusing task.

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Why Checks have a Place in our Future

Everyone seems to want to pick on the check. Poor little guy… Obviously there are inefficiencies with checks, which translate into innovations and new products which generate margin in certain market segments. But let’s not forget…

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Leadership in Denials Management

Exceptional leadership and innovative solutions have improved patient care and risk management. Case management and interdepartmental IT integration have improved efficiency. Streamlining patient assessment and incorporating bedside admission technological are reducing patient stress levels. However, even with all of the positive adjustments in recent years, hospitals struggle to provide high-quality continuity of care without exhausting the operating budget.

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Congratulations ECCHO NCP Graduates

What a great accomplishment by the nearly 200 financial industry professionals who recently passed the ECCHO National Check Payments Certification (NCP). This commitment to continued excellence shows that the check processing industry is still alive and kicking! The commitment for this exercise and certification should be appreciated as a true commitment to their profession.

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