Blog Posts by Date: Nov 2018

Is There Value in Cleaning up Your AR at Year End?

  • November 29, 2018

The aged accounts that populate a diagnostics provider’s billing systems are a lot more complicated than they appear. If the appropriate information to bill the claim can be obtained, some accounts have the potential to generate revenue. For example, some accounts would be paid if the correct address information was located. There are patients who...


Benefits of RCM and LIS Integration

With the recent releases of both XIFIN RPM 10 and XIFIN LIS 5, our Revenue Cycle Management and Laboratory Information Systems, I thought it would be helpful to highlight some of the key benefits of integrating these two technologies.While both solutions provide many tangible benefits, you will see that their combined capabilities deliver even...


What Laboratory Executives Need to Remember About Compliance

  • November 14, 2018

The healthcare industry is in a state of near constant change in regard to regulations, payor requirements, and patient expectations. Mistakes carry reputational risks as well as the risk of substantial fines and even criminal prosecution in the most extreme cases. Compliance issues can be especially problematic if you are looking for investors or...


Clinical Lab 2.0: Data Driven Strategies that Position Labs to Compete in the Changing Healthcare Landscape

Summary: Clinical Lab 2.0 facilitates thought leadership efforts to identify opportunities and threats that provide insight into laboratory operations and identify value streams to drive efficiency for the laboratory, health systems and positive outcomes for patients.Clinical Lab 2.0 is all about the future of capturing new customers, partners and...


Unleashing the Value of Diagnostics at the G2 Intelligence Lab Institute

  • November 6, 2018

Last week, XIFIN had the opportunity to present at  G2 Intelligence’s 36th Annual Lab Institute. This was an exciting experience for us to showcase our company’s innovation and deep industry expertise in helping diagnostic providers rethink their business models and refine their technologies and competitive strategies to be successful in this...


CMS Releases the CY 2019 Physician Fee Schedule Final Rule; Addresses Open PAMA Issues

Yesterday the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) released its final rule on the CY 2019 Physician Fee Schedule and Quality Payment Program (PFS). The 2,378-page document is going to take some time to analyze, but a few sections appear to be taking good steps forward, including use of CMS-1450 14x bill type vs. NPI as the basis to...