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Payment Platforms Lacking for Healthcare Providers: Survey

Fewer than 60% of healthcare providers are satisfied with their current patient payment systems and 30% said their most recent implementations were not successful, according to the results of a survey by Bank of America and The Strawhecker Group. The results underscore what consumers are looking for when making payments …

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Judge Vacates Default Judgment Against Defendant in FDCPA Suit

A District Court judge in Indiana has granted a motion to vacate a default judgment that was entered against a defendant in a Fair Debt Collection Practices Act case, ruling that the plaintiff never properly served the defendant with the summons and complaint, after the defendant removed the case to …

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Reg F Did Little to Push Agencies Into Using Email, Text: Survey

Regulation F has had “little effect” on the communication methods used by third-party debt collectors, with email communications placing a “distant third” behind letters and phone calls attempting to get in touch with consumers to pay their unpaid debts, according to a report released yesterday by TransUnion on the third-party …

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N.Y. Announces Anti-Surprise Billing Regulation

The state of New York is enacting a regulation that will protect consumers from surprise medical bills when they relied on incorrect information from their insurance companies, Gov. Kathy Hochul announced yesterday, saying that she plans to include the proposal in her upcoming State of the State address. The regulation, …

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McHenry Tapped to Lead House Financial Services Committee

Surprising probably exactly zero people, Rep. Patrick McHenry [R-N.C.] was selected yesterday to be the next chair of the House Financial Services committee. Rep. McHenry, who has been ranking member of the committee for the past two years, will take over for Rep. Maxine Waters [D-Calif.] when the new congressional …

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Getting to Know Justin Miller of Vital Solutions

The “Getting to Know” series is sponsored by Applied Innovation. Applied Innovation is helping to shape the future of accounts receivable management. Product development is driven by customer feedback, agency profitability and compliance and includes platforms addressing client portal access, document management, payment negotiation, Regulation E focused electronic payment authorizations …

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24 Companies Seeking Collection Talent

During this, The Great Resignation Era, I thought it would be helpful to start a regular posting of different jobs within the accounts receivable management industry that I have found online. Please make sure to do your own due diligence before applying for a position included here or accepting any …

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Judge Denies MTD in FDCPA Class Action Over Eviction

A District Court judge in Colorado has denied a defendant’s motion to dismiss in a class-action Fair Debt Collection Practices Act case, ruling that a document it sends to individuals who are being evicted by their landlords was sufficiently alleged by the plaintiff to be a deceptive communication claim and …

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