Blog Posts by Date: Jan 2018


Next-Gen RCM Capabilities that Improve Profitability

  • January 31, 2018

How can the right revenue cycle management technology create a more profitable laboratory? It starts with the 4 I’s. See if your organization’s revenue cycle management (RCM) system is up to the challenge of an ever-changing healthcare environment, including changing reimbursement and coding models...

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Q1 Diagnostic Coverage & Reimbursement Conference West: What to Expect

  • January 30, 2018

XIFIN, the health information technology company, is excited to announce our participation in the 12th Semi-Annual Q1 Diagnostic Coverage & Reimbursement Conference West which is set to take place February 6th thru the 7th in San Diego, CA. With so many industry leaders interacting, there is no better place to learn about critical issues...

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RPM 9: Leveraging the Power of Automated Workflow to Maximize Cash Collections

  • January 25, 2018

We believe that diagnostic providers are a crucial and powerful part of the healthcare system. They are often, however, undervalued by the industry. As evidence of this, you only have to look as far as the constant pressure they face to reduce fees, which are in fact one of the smallest cost elements in the healthcare equation. Our mission is to...

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On-Demand Webinar Focusing on Hospital Outreach Labs: Tips to Optimize Your Financial Performance

  • January 22, 2018

In a recent survey, we asked participants how confident they were in their organization's plan to offset upcoming revenue loss due to the recent changes in PAMA reimbursement rates. Less than 25% of those polled said they felt "confident" in their organization's plan, and zero reported being "very confident." At XIFIN we offer several tools and...

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XIFIN RPM: Leveraging the Power of Patient and Physician Engagement

  • January 18, 2018

At XIFIN, our mission is to empower diagnostic providers to optimize their performance. We do this by helping labs drive down costs through automation, maximize the value they gain from their financial operations, and provide the data they need to truly understand their business. There is one other important capability we provide – connecting the...

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Medicare’s Market-Based Payment System: Effects on Labs

  • January 17, 2018

On February 1st  at 2pm EST XIFIN’s CEO and Executive Chairman Lâle White will speak on a Laboratory Economics teleconference on the effects of Medicare’s new market-based payment system for labs. The speakers on the panel will include the leader of the Health and Law Practice at Mintz Levin, Karen Lovitch, along with the President of Laboratory...

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Hospital Outreach Laboratories: Defining, Achieving, and Measuring Value

From a competitive perspective, hospital outreach laboratories seem to be well positioned, with recent research indicating outreach programs are holding their own market share compared to national laboratories.  One such survey1 shows average operating margins at or above historical levels.Defining ValueThat said, laboratory leadership is often...

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Lab Leaders Gather at NILA Meeting – XIFIN Expert Presents on PAMA

  • January 4, 2018

In January, XIFIN CEO, Lâle White will be presenting at the National Independent Laboratory Association (NILA) 2018 Lab Leaders Forum and Mid-Winter Meeting in San Diego, CA. She will be presenting a keynote speech on Friday, January 27th in the afternoon, covering several PAMA-related topics, including: The Repercussions of PAMA Impact on...

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