older government accounts

Most government offices have only a single-tier debt placement strategy with multiple primary agencies. However, after the initial collection period (about 180 days), collection agencies typically slow down their efforts due to the cost involved in pursuing less collectible, older government accounts. This natural decline in work effort means that, as accounts age, they become […]

dental-accounts-receivable IC System

If you’re looking at using a collection partner to recover bad debts from your dental patients, you might be thinking about what success looks like. A 100-percent recovery is ideal. But as you’ve probably surmised, that’s a best-case scenario. When you’re screening collection agencies for dental accounts receivable, an important question to ask is how much […]

healthcare-revenue-cycle IC System

It would be an understatement to say our health insurance system has seen a seismic shift in the past decade. It makes revenue cycle management a challenge because patients, not insurance companies, are paying for a larger share of their medical visits. According to one study, a patient’s cost-sharing payments for medical care have outpaced […]

ic system rotary lights 3

More than 34 employees from IC System’s Wisconsin branch office volunteered to help gather donations and oversee the Rotary Light festival in La Crosse. Each night, a different business or group volunteers its time to the winter festival. Decked in IC System stocking hats and scarves, the volunteers gathered for three shifts on December 4 […]