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Healthcare Evolution: Revenue Protection in an Era of Uncertainty

  • May 11, 2021
  • 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
  • via Zoom


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Please join Colorado Managed Care Collaborative (CMCC) and Jonathan G. Wiik, MHA, MBA and Principal - Revenue Cycle Management, TransUnion

CMCC is offering its virtual programs at no cost.

For more information about CMCC, visit our website CMCCgroup.org

Bonus:  Jonathan Wiik will be giving away free copies of his book, Healthcare Evolution: Helping Providers Get Paid in an Era of Uncertainty.  If you are interested in receiving a copy, please provide us with the address you would like for the book to be mailed to: info@cmccgroup.org

Program Description

Payment uncertainty in the U.S. healthcare system has become an exhaustive burden for all stakeholders – and further amplified by COVID-19. Healthcare costs and inconsistent volumes demand a holistic, long-term strategy for financial viability. At the same time, legislative reform and regulatory attempts to address shortfalls in quality, cost, and outcomes have stalled, perpetuating inefficiencies and burdensome rules that add expenses instead of removing them.  

This session will offer effective strategies to help healthcare providers protect their earned revenue and empower frictionless, positive patient experiences. Hear from Jonathan G. Wiik, author of the book, Healthcare Evolution: Helping Providers Get Paid in an Era of Uncertainty, as an overview of the complex U.S. healthcare payment system is unpacked.

Learning Objectives:

  • Define application methodologies from those who have demonstrated revenue protection excellence
  • Apply battle-tested workflows and solutions to problems like underpayments, denials and patient affordability.
  • Articulate approaches leveraged by providers to adapt and meet the challenges presented by current market dynamics
  • List innovative, futurist ideas to manage access, risk, cost, regulation, revenue cycle and payment strategies

Jonathan Wiik has almost 25 years of healthcare experience in acute care, health IT and insurance settings. He started his career as a hospital transporter and served in clinical operations, patient access, billing, case management and many other roles at a large not-for-profit acute care hospital and prominent commercial payer before serving as Chief Revenue Officer.

In his current role as Principal of Healthcare Strategy at TransUnion Healthcare, he is responsible for support and consultation on business development opportunities and works closely with the market and hospitals on industry best practices for revenue cycle management. He is considered an expert in the industry for healthcare finance, legislation, revenue cycle management and strategic transformation.

Wiik ia an active of legislative changes that evolve the healthcare industry.  He is the author of Healthcare Revolution: The Patient is the New Payer, and his new book, Healthcare Evolution: Helping Providers Get Paid in an Era of Uncertainty, which was released in early 2020He frequently speaks as a thought leader at state and national events.

Wiik is an officer on the Colorado HFMA Board, and previously served as a board member for the American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE) and Colorado Association of Healthcare Executives (CAHE). He holds a Bachelor's Degree in sports medicine and holds two Master's Degrees in healthcare administration and business.

He enjoys spending time outdoors with his family in Colrorado with his wife and two very energetic red – headed boys. He's also a certified whitewater rafting guide instructor and an avid traveler, and has had a six month stay in Antarctica and a visit to the South Pole.



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