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Welcome to the ZirMed Connections blog! This is your direct connection to the insight from ZirMed’s massive cloud-based network of more than 300,000 healthcare providers, millions of patients and billions of healthcare transactions. You’ll hear from ZirMed’s leaders on the hottest topics in the healthcare industry and the inside scoop on the latest technology projects and company updates.

Upcoming Webinar: Conquering the Search for Hidden Coverage

April 27, 2017 | Missy Miller

Unpaid self-pay balances are a leading source of bad-debt and elevated days in AR for providers, from small providers to the largest health systems and, unfortunately, that isn't likely to change any time soon. Bad debt in healthcare is..

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New Podcast: Mastering Collections from Self-Pay & Insured Patients

April 20, 2017 | Traci Detchon

Collecting from patients has never been easy and, thanks to recent industry trends, it continues to become more and more difficult. Verifying insurance eligibility is still an important step but it isn’t always an indicator that payment is in the..

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Infographic: Riding the Sea of Change

April 17, 2017 | Traci Detchon

Did you know 65% of bad debt in healthcare comes from unpaid patient balances? With the rise in high deductible health plans, providers are challenged with collecting from patients on a continually increasing basis. 

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Free eBook: 3 Ways to Take Control of Your Contracts

Leadership teams at hospitals and health systems are under constant pressure to grow their revenue, but at the same time, they’re stuck watching as margins shrink quickly. In 2014, 61.3% of hospitals reported a decrease in their profit margins..

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Upcoming Webinar: 5 Ways to Accelerate Reimbursement

April 12, 2017 | Traci Detchon

While the goal of claims management is to get claims accurately processed and reimbursed the first time they are submitted, the reality is that complex and changing payer reimbursement policies and procedures make it a challenge. In..

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