Productivity Now

Insight at the intersection of automation, productivity, and technology.

Handling the Busy Work of Healthcare Collections

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In an industry where more than 60 percent of physicians cite declining reimbursement as the top threat to profitability, it is time to lower collections costs and increase the accuracy of data operations and revenue cycle management (RCM).

According to RevCycle Intelligence, 85 percent of healthcare organizations say collecting payment from patients after they have […]

April 25th, 2017|Healthcare|

Using Web Automation Software to Manage Dormant Bank Accounts

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Account maintenance is a constant responsibility for bankers, but account use isn’t always constant for customers. In fact, financial institutions lose many accounts every year when they, by legal mandate, have to transfer or escheat to the states unclaimed funds in dormant accounts.

Whether checking, savings, certificates of deposit or even contents of safe deposit boxes, […]

April 18th, 2017|Financial Institutions|

Streamlining Revenue Cycle Management for Your Healthcare Organization

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Now more than ever, hospitals and other healthcare providers must position their personnel and data in the most efficient way to achieve full revenue capture.

In our white paper, RPA Accelerates Healthcare Collections & Revenue Cycle Management, we address how medical organizations can rely on Robotic Process Automation (RPA) software to improve their collections operations […]

April 11th, 2017|Healthcare|

Unleashing Shared Services Productivity

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At the North American Shared Services & Outsourcing Week in Orlando, EnableSoft’s Foxtrot RPA team joined approximately 1,000 high-energy and optimistic attendees to discuss best practices and the latest trends in the shared services space. Organization reps from a range of different industries, including financial services, retail, utilities, restaurants and more, enjoyed the expert presentations […]

April 4th, 2017|Shared Services|

Growing Pains vs. Gains: Two Ways to Handle Bank Data Conversions

Digital technologies threaten to disrupt the banking industry, forcing financial institutions to adapt or replace legacy systems at an uncomfortable pace. But, it isn’t the technology transformation alone that poses a risk. These changes require data conversions that are too often time-consuming and error-prone processes.  Robotic Process Automation (RPA) software programs may be the key to […]

March 28th, 2017|Financial Institutions, Healthcare|

Robotic Process Automation: The Swiss Army Knife for Business Operations

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The Swiss Army knife epitomizes multi-purpose utility, all contained in a very handy carrying case. In many ways, Robotic Process Automation (RPA) software is the Swiss Army knife of data operations, capable of very quickly and economically carrying a financial institution, healthcare organization or other company to new operational heights.

RPA software, which mimics […]

March 21st, 2017|Robotic Process Automation|

How to Pick the Right Tasks for RPA Software

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The global Robotic Process Automation (RPA) software market is expected to reach $8.75 billion by 2024, according to Grand View Research. And Gartner, Inc. estimates that there are 2,000-2,500 companies now using RPA software. With the growth in interest mounting, how do companies decide which tasks to automate that would bring the greatest efficiency?

Task […]

March 14th, 2017|Robotic Process Automation|

The Move from Labor-Driven Operations to Automation with RPA

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In a recent Gartner presentation “Robotic Process Automation: From Hype to Reality,” Frances Karamouzis, a VP Distinguished Analyst at Gartner, Inc., indicated that Robotic Process Automation (RPA) software is causing a workplace transformation in the services and sourcing industry.

1) Labor often accounts for more than 70 percent of business costs. Whether by […]

March 8th, 2017|Robotic Process Automation|

Gartner’s View on Intelligent Automation: RPA is First, Fast and Fruitful

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In their recent webinar, “Robotic Process Automation: From Hype to Reality,” Frances Karamouzis, VP Distinguished Analyst at Gartner, Inc., highlighted Robotic Process Automation (RPA) software or intelligent automation services for representing the most tectonic shift that has been seen lately. The focus of the webinar:

  • RPA software’s place in the landscape of automation
  • Time and […]
February 28th, 2017|Robotic Process Automation|

Disruption in Bank Operations: Bitcoin & Blockchain Technology

We’ve talked about disruptions in this space before — credit or debit card breaches that can affect millions of customers and natural disasters that can cost businesses millions of dollars. However, there are also innovations, such as the digital currency Bitcoin and its blockchain technology, that disrupt an existing market or industry. This can […]

February 21st, 2017|Robotic Process Automation|