Fairway Capital Recovery Blog

Is Hiring a Debt Collection Agency Right for your Medical Practice?

Posted by Kelly Kramer on Thu, Nov 13, 2014

If you are thinking about using a debt collection agency to mange your outstanding accounts receivables, it’s only natural to have some questions. Here are answers to seven frequently asked questions about engaging debt collection services:

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Topics: outsourcing debt collection, accounts receivable management, medical collections

Study Shows 35 Percent of American Adults are in Debt Collections

Posted by Kelly Kramer on Tue, Oct 28, 2014

A staggering number was recently released by the think tank Urban Institute and debt buyer Encore Capital Group.  More than 1/3 of all Americans with a credit report are currently in a stage of debt collection. 

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Topics: accounts receivable management, medical collections

Best Practices for Resolving Medical Accounts Receivable

Posted by Kelly Kramer on Mon, Sep 22, 2014

Debt collection for the medical industry is an area of specialization at Fairway Capital Recovery.  To ensure we are well informed, we are members of industry organizations including the Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA) and the Association of Credit and Collection Professionals (ACA).   

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Topics: Hire a collection agency, medical collections, receivable management services, medical collection agencies

Four Secrets to Successful Dental and Medical Collections

Posted by Matt Alkire on Thu, Dec 19, 2013

Consumers approach medical and dental bills differently than other bills, such as utility bills or rent. In many cases, they might feel less urgency to pay. After all, if your choices were between being evicted, having your electricity shut off or not paying for last month’s teeth cleaning, which bill would be your lowest priority?

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Topics: collection agency, debt collection services, accounts receivable management, collection agency fees, medical collections