Time-of-Service Payment

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Journal Articles

Newland K, LeMay R. Using technology to improve patient collections. Revenue-cycle Strateg. 2008 Dec;5(12):4-5. 

Horton LK. Developing a mission-compatible, time-of-service collections program. Med Group Manage J. 1993 Jan-Feb;40(1):54-8, 60-1. 

Jacobs RV. Collecting at time of service. Revenue-cycle Strateg. 2008 Aug;5(8):7. 

Hajny T. Time-of-service payment: customer service and cash management. J Med Pract Manage. 2001 Sep-Oct;17(2):83-5. 

Souza M, McCarty B. From bottom to top: how one provider retooled its collections. Healthc Financ Manage. 2007 Sep;61(9):66-73. 

Hajny T. Accounts receivable cash management: it all happens at the point-of-service. J Med Pract Manage. 2000 Sep-Oct;16(2):77-8.

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Last Updated On

October 19, 2010

Originally Published On

March 24, 2010

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