News & Perspectives

Catch up on the latest trending topics impacting Apex and the healthcare industry

Apex Revenue Technologies | Wednesday, May 6, 2015

According to Microsoft, the average internet user has 25 online accounts that require passwords and types an average of eight passwords per day. Because many patients visit healthcare providers relatively few times during a year (38% visiting only once or not at all in a given year, according to...
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Apex Revenue Technologies | Tuesday, May 5, 2015

Healthcare statements are often confusing for patients. Terminology is much less familiar than, say, a cell phone or utilities bill. Things are even more complex because patients are often not the only party making a payment, which is why extra clarity is needed to ensure patients understand...
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Apex Revenue Technologies | Thursday, April 30, 2015

Electronic payments from patients can increase the average speed of collections because they eliminate mail transit and check-processing times. In addition, patients who pay online tend to pay quickly, according to an internal study of payment data including multiple large healthcare...
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Apex Revenue Technologies | Wednesday, April 29, 2015

Apex President Patrick Maurer addressed the challenge of analyzing patient billing performance impacts with Tim Wenner, Director of Revenue Cycle Management at Minnesota-based Allina Health. Read their analysis below and in the April 21st issue of the HIMSS Business Edge newsletter.

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Apex Revenue Technologies | Monday, April 20, 2015

Increased electronic engagement between healthcare providers and patients provides significant opportunities for encouraging patients to access EHRs.

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