Six Steps to Performing a Contract Compliance Audit

This article was written by Lisa Miller. In hospital purchased services, a contract compliance audit is a comprehensive review to ensure that contractual obligations are being honored by all parties. This article outlines the six steps to performing a contract … Continue reading

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Merchant Service – Conversations With VIE

  This video was brought to you by Jacqueline Oberst and Bryan Covert. VIE Healthcare was able to save a client over $100,000 in their merchant service fees. VIE Healthcare has found three specific areas where a hospital can identify … Continue reading

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How To Manage Your Healthcare Telecommunication Costs

This article was written by Jacqueline Oberst. As hospitals look for more ways to improve their operating margins, we outline six key strategies to manage your healthcare telecommunication costs. The effective management of telecommunication costs can deliver significant cost savings … Continue reading

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Your Hospital’s Financial Health Needs a Check-up, Too!

This article was written by Jim Cagliostro. Health promotion and disease prevention lead to healthier populations, with optimum results achieved when individuals embrace a proactive approach. Just like your own health, your hospital’s financial health needs a check-up too! The benefits … Continue reading

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Line Item Details – Conversations With VIE

  This video was brought to you by Lisa Miller and Rich Dormer. It’s critical that your cost-saving, cost-measurement, and validation initiatives are focused on all of your line item details. We often see in the healthcare industry a very … Continue reading

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Purchased Services Executive Report

This research report was compiled by Lisa Miller. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY Purchased services spend represents 45% to 50% of a hospital’s overall non-labor costs. For that reason alone, making a deliberate and focused effort on your hospital purchased services spend to … Continue reading

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