Hospitals and healthcare providers provide a key service to patients. But too often, they run into difficulties making sure they get paid for the vital care they provide. To ensure they are getting paid for their services and also to negotiate better contracts, many are turning to managed care consultants for help.
Hospitals are seeking managed care consulting firms such as Executive Level Managed Care Expertise to help them get the most out of their managed care contracts. By negotiating better contracts, such experienced managed care consultants act as a bridge between hospitals and insurance companies to ultimately support better patient care.
That can be especially helpful in such turbulent times with so many changes in health care payer models.
Earlier this year, hospital officials in Illinois were not being paid under the Medicaid managed care program touted by then-governor Bruce Rauner to be a win-win for everybody, …