Essential RCM Vs HARP (Jul 2020)

Shlomi LaviShlomi Lavi / Jul 21, 2020

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Essential RCM

ITQlick rating
(3.7/5)

starts at $149 per user/month

Essential RCM is medical billing software solution medium to large health care providers. Its ultimate goal is to help doctors, laboratories, and hospitals avoid not getting paid. Its key features include billi...

Categories: Payment Processing, Document Management, Claims Management, Medical Billing.

HARP

ITQlick rating
(5/5)

HARP (Health Accounts Receivable Processor) is a cloud-hosted and on-premise medical billing platform that is built to support small and medium-sized medical practices. The software is tailored to handle the bi...

Categories: Document Management, Billing Management, Medical Billing, Patient Billing Estimate, Patient Records.

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Bottom Line: Which is Better - Essential RCM or HARP?

HARP is more expensive to implement (TCO - Total Cost of Ownership) than Essential RCM, HARP is rated higher (92/100) than Essential RCM (90/100).

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Who's more expensive? Essential RCM or HARP?

The real total cost of ownership (TCO) of Medical Billing software includes the software license, subscription fees, software training, customizations, hardware (if needed), maintenance & support and other related services. When calculating the TCO it's important to add all of these "hidden cost" as well. We prepared a TCO calculator for Essential RCM and HARP.

Essential RCM price starts at $149 per user/month , on a scale between 1 to 10 Essential RCM is rated 4, which is lower than the average cost of Medical Billing software. HARP accurate pricing info is available upon request (they don't share it publicly), however , on a scale between 1 to 10 Essential RCM is rated 4, which is lower than the average cost of Medical Billing software.

Bottom line: Essential RCM cost is around the same cost of HARP.

Which software includes more/better features?

As with any business software solutions, it’s important to consider the features & functionality. The tool should support the processes, workflows, reports and needs that matter to your team. To help you evaluate this, we've compared Essential RCM Vs. HARP based on some of the most important and required Medical Billing features. Essential RCM: We are still working to collect the list of features for Essential RCM. HARP: We are still working to collect the list of features for HARP.

Target customer size

Essential RCM's typical customers include: Medium and large size businesses, and HARP's target customer size include: SMBs.

ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
ITQlick score ITQlick Score is a 1 to 100, the calculation is based on pricing, and functionality Vs. alternative solutions
Pricing score pricing Score is a 1 to 10 (10 is high cost), based on the TCO (cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
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Essential
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score
90/100
Pricing Pricing score ranges between 1 to 10 while 1 is low TCO and 10 is high TCO (TCO - total cost of ownership: cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
4.6/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$149 per user/month
Functionality
8
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HARP
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score
92/100
Pricing Pricing score ranges between 1 to 10 while 1 is low TCO and 10 is high TCO (TCO - total cost of ownership: cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
4.6/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
Pricing not available
Functionality
6
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AdvancedMD
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score
95/100
Pricing Pricing score ranges between 1 to 10 while 1 is low TCO and 10 is high TCO (TCO - total cost of ownership: cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
4/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$729 per provider/month
Functionality
13
Therabill
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score
94/100
Pricing Pricing score ranges between 1 to 10 while 1 is low TCO and 10 is high TCO (TCO - total cost of ownership: cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
2/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$149 per provider
Functionality
26
RXNT
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score
93/100
Pricing Pricing score ranges between 1 to 10 while 1 is low TCO and 10 is high TCO (TCO - total cost of ownership: cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
3/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$65 per month
Functionality
31
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Shlomi holds a Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) in Information System Engineering from Ben Gurion University in Israel. Shlomi brings 15 years of global IT and IS management experience as a consultant, and implementation expert for small, medium and large size (global) companies.