Tagged: healthcare

Fintech DailyPay, the On-Demand Pay Solution, Teams Up with HealthCARE of Iowa

HealthCARE of Iowa, a professional consulting partner with over 80 years of combined experience in providing consulting services for Senior Living environments, has partnered with DailyPay – the on-demand pay solution. Through this partnership, HealthCARE of Iowa is “modernizing its benefits offerings by providing the… Read More

Mastercard to Unlock Efficiencies in B2B Healthcare Payments via New Partnership

Mastercard (NYSE: MA) says that it is focused on unlocking efficiencies in B2B healthcare payments through innovative partnership As noted in an update from Mastercard, the firm will assist with “scaling the use of virtual cards to bring faster payments and reconciliation to healthcare providers… Read More

Healthcare Workers Leveraging Financial Wellness Benefits Reduce Credit Card Debt, Pay Fewer Late Fees – Research Claims

A research study recently revealed that healthcare workers who leverage the financial wellness benefit of DailyPay offered by their employer, “reduce their credit card debt, pay fewer late fees on bills, use payday loans less often and pay fewer overdraft fees.” The majority of healthcare… Read More

Earned Wage Access: Empeon, Keeper Integration Enables Financial Services for Healthcare Workers

Empeon, the enterprise-grade Human Capital Management (HCM) platform for health systems, announces its partnership with Keeper, an earned wage access (EWA) platform for healthcare workers. The two software providers are joining forces “to give healthcare organizations a powerful tool to combat chronic healthcare labor shortages… Read More

Accenture Bolsters Digital Healthcare Offering with Nautilus Consulting Acquisition

Global professional services firm Accenture (NYSE: ACN) announced its acquisition of Nautilus Consulting, a top-tier digital healthcare consultancy in the U.K. that offers specialized Electronic Patient Record (EPR) solutions. In a statement, Accenture said the strategic move will amplify its capabilities in digital transformation, implementation,… Read More

TransUnion, Datavant to Provide Patient Journey Insights, Measurement Solutions for Healthcare Sector

TransUnion (NYSE: TRU) announced it is leveraging its acquisition of Neustar to expand its partnership with Datavant, which helps organizations securely connect health data, “to offer de-identified patient insights and measurement solutions for HIPAA-focused healthcare brands.” The partnership will enable Datavant’s ecosystem of partners “to… Read More

Digital Commerce Firm EbixCash Receives Clearance from India’s SEBI for Proposed IPO

EbixCash Limited, a subsidiary of Ebix, Inc. (NASDAQ: EBIX), an international supplier of On-Demand software and E-commerce services to the insurance, financial, healthcare and e-learning industries, announced that it has received the final observation letter/clearance from the Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) “for… Read More

Fifth Third Bancorp Announces Acquisition of Big Data Healthcare, a Payments Firm Serving National Health Systems

Fifth Third Bancorp (NASDAQ: FITB) announced a definitive agreement to acquire Big Data Healthcare, a technology solutions provider for healthcare payments and remittance. This transaction “adds national healthcare revenue cycle capabilities, addressing the complex and complicated needs of clients, while building on Fifth Third’s legacy… Read More

Northern Regional Hospital to Improve Employee Retention via DailyPay Partnership

Northern Regional Hospital, a healthcare system of choice for the region, has partnered with DailyPay—the provider of on-demand pay—to provide an essential employee benefit to healthcare employees. Through the partnership, Northern Regional Hospital employees will “have the power of choice and control over their earned… Read More

Analysis Of 13M+ Health Savings Accounts Reveals Balances Increasing in 2021: Report

In an analysis of its Health Saving Account (HSA) Database that was published recently, the Employee Benefit Research Institute (EBRI) found that, “despite health care expenditures increasing in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, average HSA balances increased during 2021.” In fact, the majority of… Read More

Financial Stress: Majority of Healthcare Workers Find It Stressful to Manage Finances, Survey Reveals

Inflation is taking its toll on America’s healthcare workers, according to an update from DailyPay. A recent Harris Poll, “among over 2,000 U.S. adults of which nearly 200 are healthcare workers, commissioned by IntelyCare and DailyPay reveals that a majority of healthcare workers across the… Read More

PayZen Raises $200 Million in Credit, $20 Million in Equity

PayZen, a healthcare Fintech, reports that it has raised $20 million in equity capital alongside $200 million in a credit facility. Payzen’s mission is to help patients pay for healthcare at “any stage in the patient’s journey.” The service was created due to the increase… Read More

Investors Rotated Out of Financial Services and Into Healthcare and Tech, Addepar Monthly Report Reveals

Addepar has shared the latest updates as they pertain to the Addepar platform, as well as key insights from their proprietary, “anonymized” and aggregated data set, along with highlights from their client community; and updates about their team at Addepar. In November, they’re taking a… Read More

Axway, Blanc Labs to Offer Integrated Open Banking Solutions

Axway (Euronext: AXW.PA), a provider of open banking built on the Amplify API management platform, is pleased to announce its partnership with Blanc Labs, a “trusted” financial service and healthcare innovation partner. While the largest banks are already well along their digital journey, many others… Read More

RBC Enhances Bank’s Healthcare Offering with Acquisition of MDBilling.ca

RBC announced it has acquired MDBilling.ca, a cloud-based platform that automates and simplifies medical billing for Canadian physicians. The company joins Dr.Bill at RBC, another medical billing company “acquired by the bank in 2020.” Founded in 2008, Toronto-based MDBilling.ca’s product offering is “rooted in its… Read More

Payouts Fintech PayQuicker Empowers Alphabet Inc.’s Verily with Real-Time Compensation for Clinical Trials

PayQuicker, which claims to be an innovative financial technology leader in the global payouts market, announced a new customer, Verily, a precision health company “committed to generating and applying evidence to change the way healthcare is delivered.” Verily, an Alphabet Inc. company launched from Google… Read More

SpendMend Receives Investment From Major U.S. Health Systems

SpendMend, a  provider of solutions to optimize the cost-cycle for the healthcare industry, announced they have closed on a round of strategic investments from Spectrum Health Ventures as well as Memorial Hermann Health System. The new venture activity “follows closely in the wake of the… Read More

Vivian Health Announces Agreement with Lume, a Banking Platform

Vivian Health, an IAC (NASDAQ: IAC) company and the leading healthcare jobs marketplace serving healthcare professionals first, announced an agreement with Lume, a banking platform for healthcare workers, which “allows Vivian to leverage Lume’s technology to create new banking and financial services for the more… Read More

Novant Health Improves Patient Collection Rates Through Partnership with Cedar

Novant Health, which claims to be one of the largest healthcare systems in the Southeast, has significantly improved its patient financial experience by partnering with Cedar, an enterprise healthcare engagement platform that “improves the end-to-end consumer financial journey.” By investing in Cedar Pay, Cedar’s post-visit… Read More

Jumio Announces “Highest Sales” Quarter Ever, Supported by Financial Services, Healthcare Initiatives

Jumio, which claims to be the leading provider of orchestrated end-to-end identity proofing, eKYC and AML solutions, recently announced the “highest sales” of any quarter in the history of the company, “fueled by an ongoing need for modern enterprises across all industries and geographies to… Read More