The Issue with Sending Patients to Collections and How to Avoid It

Medical debt collection is a growing issue that is affecting millions of patients each year and there has been a recent uprise in complaints about how collections are being handled. A recent study from the Consumers Financial Protection Bureau reported that 63% of patients who complained about medical debt collections said that their debt was […]

Tactics to Reduce Bad Debt

NerdWallet Health reports that 56 million Americans struggle to pay medical bills each year and 1.7 million Americans live in a household where medical debt has driven them into bankruptcy. Nowadays, medical debt is the highest type of debt in the U.S.—costing people more and putting them more behind than their bank and credit card […]