Transparency guideline for collecting patient payments, Willmar, Minn.'s, Rice Hospital says
WILLMAR -- Transparency is Rice Memorial Hospital's guideline for collecting payment from patients for the care they receive, hospital officials says.
It's a message they reiterated this week in the wake of allegations that Accretive Health Inc., a medical consulting firm from Illinois, used high-pressure tactics to collect from patients at some Twin Cities hospitals.
Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet? https://secure.forumcomm.com/?publisher_ID=40&event=subscriber/lookup.
You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us at email@example.com and we can help you.