Thinking Outside the Box

How to rein in spiraling administration costs in healthcare

Putting patients first and controlling costs are the primary goals of every healthcare organization. But, in the United States, constantly changing regulations have put an increasing administrative burden on healthcare professionals. As a result, patient outcomes in the U.S. are declining while prices continue to skyrocket.

Businesses outside the healthcare industry are dealing with similar challenges. They’ve responded by using creative solutions—like outsourcing time-consuming administrative tasks—that allow them to successfully minimize administrative overhead and focus on customer experience.

It’s time for healthcare organizations to break the vicious cycle of rising costs and declining outcomes by adopting similar solutions to help shift their focus back to what’s most important.

Their patients.

This executive brief explores how targeted outsourcing of administrative tasks like pre-authorization and preventive services could revolutionize healthcare.