HFMA, ACA Release Final Medical Debt Resolution Best Practices

Recommended best practices for managing patient debt created by the leading organizations of healthcare financial and accounts receivable professional have been finalized and released today. The Healthcare Financial Management Association and ACA International spent almost a year developing the guidelines. “Best Practices for Resolution of Medical Accounts” (pdf download) is a concise but detailed list of best practices for managing patient accounts from the moment a statement is sent to a patient to when the account is closed. <more>