Payment Savvy, the premier payment processing company, is offering special rate plans for the benefit of collection agencies, hospitals, and medical billing facilities.
North American Credit Services (NACS) and Medical Services of Chattanooga employees are taking part in the National Customer Service festivities throughout the month of October, an initiative organized to promote and support year-round quality customer service.
DECA Financial Services, LLC, a nationally licensed collection agency, announced today the signing of a marketing agreement with Savannah, Georgia based Healthpac.
Consumer protection attorneys are testing the argument that debt buyers who acquire charged-off consumer debt, and then “retroactively” charge interest on it, are in violation of the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act. This has sparked class action lawsuits across the country, particularly in Illinois, Kentucky and Ohio. So what should debt collectors do about this [...]
ACA International, the Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA), and other stakeholder organizations representing credit bureaus, consumer protection agencies, and more, earlier this month distributed to their respective members proposed medical collection guidelines that, when finalized, sponsors hope will find wide acceptance by the healthcare industry and its business partners.
West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey announced Tuesday that a hospital in the state and its collection agency will each pay the state $7,500 as part of an agreement to end unlawful debt collection practices.
Morrisey’s Consumer Protection Division began investigating the companies after learning that the hospital required consumers to sign a consent form subjecting them to certain collection practices if their accounts became delinquent. The hospital allegedly required patients to sign the form as a condition of receiving medical care.
Radius Global Solutions announced today the launch of Radius Healthcare Solutions through its acquisition of RevMap, Inc.
A/R Allegiance, LLC, in conjunction with site designer and developer Net Gain Marketing, Inc. (NGM), has announced the launch of a new company website at www.arallegiance.com.
RevSource Solutions, the nation’s leading personalized online payment solution company, today announced a 136 percent increase in revenue compared to the same period last year. The volume of transactions processed increased 156 percent over the same period.
The Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA), in conjunction with ACA International, assembled a task force of stakeholders that has met since March to “identify and document the current state of best practices.” The Medical Debt Task Force comprises representatives from both organizations, as well as from providers, credit agencies, credit bureaus, and patient advocate organizations.
The task force gave a peek into those proposed guidelines Wednesday at HFMA’s Annual National Institute in Orlando.