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Gaining from Untapped Savings Opportunities for Purchased Services

Purchased services spend typically represents 15 to 20 percent of a hospital’s operating expenses, a figure that rivals the cost of medical-surgical supplies. For many providers, there are more than 300 unique purchased services categories that are often undermanaged. Vizient solutions, including web-based

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Invoice Capture & Workflow Approval with Commerce Bank

Power up your vendor payment process with NCHA Strategic Partner Commerce Bank. When you have a chance to save money, you take it, right? How about when a supplier offers you a discount for paying their invoice promptly? Gain the ability to create a

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Providers Still Struggling with Revenue Cycle-Related EHR Functions, Consumer Self-Pay

Providers continue to focus on technology to drive revenue cycle improvements, but remain challenged with optimizing electronic health record (EHR) functionality and addressing consumer self-pay, according to Navigant analysis of a survey by the Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA). According to the survey of

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Introducing New Partner: Navigant

NCHA Strategic Partners is pleased to announce that Navigant has joined our portfolio of value-added services. Navigant, a global professional services firm, offers comprehensive revenue cycle management (RCM) and outsourcing for all phases of the revenue cycle, including: patient access, health information management, revenue integrity, and patient financial

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NCHA Strategic Partners Workers’ Compensation Fund Update

The NCHA Strategic Partners Workers’ Compensation Fund, Inc. finished another banner year. The financial results continue to be excellent with favorable loss experience. The Fund recently paid more than $2 million in distributions, normally called dividends, based upon favorable operating results in 2017. Those distributions represent 35 percent of

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Reintroducing NCHA’s Allied Partner: LifeSolutionz

NCHA Allied Partners are businesses interested in working with NCHA Strategic Partners to gain exposure to North Carolina hospitals and health systems, learn more about the NC Healthcare Association, and grow towards greater involvement. LifeSolutionz is an alternative compensation arrangement that healthcare organizations can utilize to

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Qualivis Rapid & Critical Response Staffing During Hurricane Florence

Several of NCHA’s members got to experience Qualivis’ new service, Rapid and Critical Response Staffing, in action during Hurricane Florence. Qualivis, NCHA’s workforce solution, helped to quickly supply 52 travelers to support staff overwhelmed by the storm. See where the travelers were sent below.

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Meet NCHA’s Newest Allied Partner

NCHA Allied Partners are businesses interested in working with NCHA Strategic Partners to gain exposure to North Carolina hospitals and health systems, learn more about the NC Healthcare Association, and grow towards greater involvement. Here is the most recent addition to the NCHA Allied Partner

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What Can Healthcare Learn from an Airline Crash Almost 40 Years Ago?

This December marks 40 years since the 1978 crash of United Airlines Flight 173. According to the accident report, human factors were at the core of the problem and a culture change was needed to reduce fatalities. Healthcare leaders can learn from the strides made by the

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Using Claims Data to Identify, Monitor and Evaluate Childhood Obesity

In the US, there has been a dramatic increase of childhood obesity prevalence. Obesity brings serious short and long-term health consequences, underscoring the importance of early monitoring and treatment. In a recent informational webinar, Dr. William (Bill) Marder from IBM Watson Health explains

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