How will your Hospital integrate EHR to improve Revenue Cycle results? With nearly 1,000 physicians and three hospitals using a variety of different electronic health records, Rush Health is creating a hub to better integrate the network as the health care industry is being encouraged to deliver better but less expensive patient care. Healthcare Revenue […]
Here are 25 of the largest non-profit health systems in the country, ranked in order by the number of hospitals in the system. The following list was devised with data from both the American Hospital Directory and each health system’s respective website and/or public relations department. THIS LIST AS OF July 24, 2012. See Article […]
Accretive Health Names Stephen Schuckenbrock President and CEO; Mary Tolan Elected Chairman By Business Wire | More Articles | Save For Later April 2, 2013 | Comments (0) Accretive Health Names Stephen Schuckenbrock President and CEO; Mary Tolan Elected Chairman CHICAGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)– The Board of Directors of Accretive Health, Inc. (NYSE: AH ) announced today that Stephen Schuckenbrock, formerly president of Dell Services, has […]
By Joe Cahill April 08, 2013 1 0 0 0 Print | Email | 0 comments Mary Tolan’s resignation as CEO of Accretive Health Inc. completes a dubious hat trick for Chicago business. In the past four months, three CEOs have hit the exit at hot companies that suddenly turned cold. Daily-deal peddler Groupon Inc. bounced Andrew Mason in February, and Glen Tullman left electronic medical records company […]
Stephen Schuckenbrock likely will take a big pay cut to be CEO of Accretive Health Inc. compared with the nearly $13 million he took home from Dell Inc. in 2012. Mr. Schuckenbrock’s annual base salary at Chicago-based Accretive will be $595,000, under a one-year employment agreement, according to a filing April 5 with the Securities […]
Hospitals have on average a 2% margin. One of the automatic cuts in the budget of the “fiscal cliff” are a 2% cut in medicare reimbursements. Those hospitals receiving a substantial portion of their payments from medicare need to take action quickly. You can read the complete article HERE .
On Thursday May 31, 2012 Minnesota Senator Al Franken heald a hearing into the collection practices by Accretive Health. As the author states, this should serve as a cautionary tale for all health care organizations and their third-party revenue cycle and collections vendors.
The Media ‘Can’t Handle the Truth’ About Accretive Health This is a great article relating some of the FACTS regarding how Accretive Health does business, as well as informinf the public on best practices of the health care revenue cycle management business.
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Accretive Health Initiates Panel of Health Care Policy Experts to Establish National Standards for Health Care Providers’ Financial Interactions with Patients Accretive Health, Inc.announced today that prominent health care and policy leaders have agreed to convene to develop a process for implementing national standards for how hospitals and other providers interact with patients regarding […]