The days are long past when patients and doctors could focus solely on health and nothing else. With all the complexity that comes when working with insurance companies, Medicare/Medicaid, and a patient’s given financial situation, medical care can come in as a secondary concern for many people. More
American HealthCare Lending (AHCL) has announced the release of an open Application Programming Interface (API) that will allow software and other channel partners to gain access to the AHCL patient financing platform and connect the AHCL platform to their own applications.
Bariatric surgery is becoming a very popular procedure as findings show that it can help people overcome and manage health conditions such as type 2 diabetes, heart disease, high cholesterol, sleep apnea, and high blood pressure. More
American HealthCare Lending (AHCL) will showcase its plastic surgery financing platform at the 2014 American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) Plastic Surgery The Meeting held October 10-14 in Chicago. More
American HealthCare Lending (AHCL), will receive the Salesforce Sales Surfboard Award at Salesforce’s Dreamforce 2014, the world’s largest software event. More
American HealthCare Lending (AHCL) the leading non-recourse patient financing platform serving health systems, physician groups, surgical centers, and other healthcare providers, will exhibit their innovative financing platform at the MGMA Annual Conference held October 26-29 in Las Vegas.
Representatives from American HealthCare Lending (AHCL), attended the Money 20/20 conference in Las Vegas, Nevada to showcase their cloud-based platform.
There are hundreds of thousands of couples in United States that struggle to start families of their own. According to the National Survey of Family Growth, 1 in 8 couples, (or 12% of married women) have trouble getting pregnant or sustaining a pregnancy. More
There are many different reasons why a patient would want plastic surgery. Whether the surgery is to increase personal acceptance, enhance physical aesthetics, or fix cosmetic damage from accidents, plastic surgery is an option many can benefit from. More
Since 2009, enrollment in high deductible health plans has nearly tripled. With this, there are 3 things that consumers want fixed:
One of the biggest health concerns in today’s world, especially in the Unites States, is obesity. Obesity comes with a long list of particular issues, one being diabetes. Currently, diabetes rates are rising and now the disease is the More
General operating costs for multispecialty practices have increased 52.6% since 2001, according to the Medical Group Management Association. With the rising cost of healthcare, many offices are looking for ways to save money without lowering the quality of care. We have organized the top 3 ways in which these practices can save money and stay in business. More
As cosmetic surgery procedures grow more advanced and natural looking, more and more people are interested in making a change. Whether it’s to repair damage done by an accident or simply to boost personal self-esteem, cosmetic surgery can More
BLIS, is a company that’s pioneering a new type of insurance based on the surgeon centric model. Recently they partnered with American HealthCare Lending. The two are partnering on BLISPay, which is a patient financing option for orthopedic surgeons that are BLIS-approved. More
The health of individuals and their family members is always the number one concern people have weighing on their minds. A very close second is the cost of keeping everyone healthy. Naturally, a patient’s main concern is the health of themselves or their loved ones. Sadly, due to the rising cost of healthcare and coverage, the amount a patient is willing to spend for healthcare is becoming an ever more prevalent factor in how a patient will receive care.
Receiving behavioral and mental health treatments can drastically improve an individual’s quality of life. Having good mental health can strengthen our ability to have healthy relationships, make good choices and also reduce physical health problems as well. Anxiety and stress can cause problems such as heart disease, ulcers and colitis. Psychological problems that are not treated such as drug and alcohol abuse has also shown to increase choices that contribute to other health problems. More
An article, “10 Ways HealthCare Reform Impacts Private Practice Physicians” was recently published online.
This article gives 10 trends on how healthcare reform has impacted physicians. #6 discusses healthcare cost and is particularly interesting. “6: Higher deductible health insurance plans cause patients to delay care, especially elective surgery.” More
After using DocuSign Inc.’s (DocuSign®) Digital Transaction Management (DTM) platform, American HealthCare Lending has experienced a 200% increase in upfront customer payments. Employees at American HealthCare Lending and the healthcare providers they are working with, have been impressed by the ease, speed, security and convenience of DocuSigning contracts which can be completed any time on any device. More
Customers work with American HealthCare Lending because it offers the best rates in the patient financing industry, and because it is the only finance provider to offer multiple lenders on the same platform. Using DocuSign, American HealthCare Lending has successfully eliminated the costs associated with paper contracts and accelerated processing. More
Apollo Endosurgery, announces partnership with American Healthcare Lending to offer affordable weight loss surgery financing. The partnership will increase patient access to the LAP-BAND® System. More
Improving access to healthcare does not always save money. In today’s health care industry, lawmakers want to increase quality, increase access and decrease spending all at the same time. But there will always be trade-offs among quality, access and cost. It may be possible to improve one or two of these categories, but not without the other taking a hit. The majority of the time, in order to get the best medical treatment, patients need to spend more, save longer or pay a high deductible. For many, the extra cost may be worthwhile and something that can benefit the patients overall health. More
In a recent article Becker’s ASC gave the following 5 solutions to generate improved ASC cash flow:
Despite an overall increase in awareness of healthy eating, 27.7% of Americans are now obese, according to a study by Gallup-Healthways. A further 35% are considered overweight, indicating that the diet and exercise advice that is so prevalent in our world today simply isn’t that effective at motivating people to lose weight. More
You may have read articles last year discussing how the prince of England’s emergence from the womb cost around half of what the average American pays to deliver a baby. And it’s not because Prince George of Cambridge just happened to be an especially low-maintenance fetus, no – maternity costs around the world are typically far cheaper than those we face here in North America, thanks to our market-lead system. More
When a patient needs a loan for a medical procedure, there are a few different options they can take. American HealthCare Lending offers the simplest and healthiest financing platform available in the industry.
With the implementation of the affordable care act and rising healthcare costs, patient financing has risen to the forefront of the healthcare conversation in America. American HealthCare Lending continues to innovate, grow, and develop tools to provide healthcare providers with a way to “Make Healthcare Affordable™”. The launching of their new website is one of many crucial pieces that will ensure financial success with healthcare providers all over the United States.
American HealthCare Lending, the leading non-recourse patient financing platform serving health systems, physician groups, surgical centers, and other healthcare providers throughout the country, today announced that it will showcase its patient financing platform at the Healthcare Financial Management Association’s ANI 2014 Conference in Las Vegas June 22-25. More