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Overcoming the Patient Pay Problem Requires Patient Engagement

Dec. 16, 2014 — Health insurance coverage alone is not indicative of patients’ ability to pay their medical bills. As consumers increasingly gravitate toward high-deductible health plans (HDHPs) because of the low premiums, many still cannot afford the high deductibles, thus creating greater amounts of bad debt. Providers are revisiting collection efforts, hoping to engage patients … Continue reading “Overcoming the Patient Pay Problem Requires Patient Engagement”