Conifer Health Solutions Receives HFMA Peer Reviewed Designation

Comprehensive, industry-leading revenue cycle management solution suite recognized for results, compliance and responsiveness to regulatory shifts in healthcare

Conifer Health Solutions Receives HFMA Peer Reviewed Designation

Conifer Health SolutionsTony Katsulos972-788-9456 ext. 301

Conifer Health Solutions, a leader in business process management services for the healthcare industry, announced that it has earned recognition from the Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA) with its “Peer Reviewed by HFMA” designation.

The HFMA Peer Reviewed designation further underscores the value and relevance of Conifer Health’s solutions in today’s complex healthcare environment, as well as its role in preparing healthcare providers for impending business challenges, including the anticipated impact that reduced reimbursement rates will have on hospitals. The recognition specifically cites Conifer Health’s Business Office Management Solution, which is part of the company’s industry-leading, comprehensive and client-responsive Revenue Cycle Management suite.

“We are honored to again receive the HFMA Peer Reviewed designation, especially as hospital leaders continue to look for a partner to help them overcome financial challenges that include shrinking margins due to impending hospital reimbursement reductions,” said Janie Patterson, senior vice president, Revenue Cycle Management for Conifer Health. “Today, hospitals can no longer afford to miss out on any revenue they have earned. The importance of effective revenue cycle management will continue to be reflected in hospitals’ margins. We’re pleased to offer Patient Financial Services solutions, whose value and relevance continues to be validated by clients and prospects, in addition to HFMA, a well-respected, unbiased third-party organization.”

Conifer Health’s Business Office Management Solution focuses on prioritizing and collecting revenue through technology, expertise and a process-driven approach to increase and accelerate cash flow, reduce accounts receivable days, and improve yield. This solution concentrates efforts in areas vital to hospitals’ financial performance, including medical eligibility and financial counseling, denials management, third-party and self-pay collections.

HFMA’s Peer Review process is designed to provide healthcare financial managers with an objective, third-party evaluation of products and services used in the healthcare finance workplace. The rigorous, 11-step process includes a peer review panel consisting of current customers, prospective customers who have not made a purchase, and expert HFMA Peer Review board members. The Peer Reviewed designation of a product or service and its performance claims are based on effectiveness, quality and usability, price, value, and customer and technical support.

“HFMA’s Peer Review process provides our membership with the assurance that those who have earned the designation have met a rigorous screening process,” says HFMA President and CEO Joseph J. Fifer, FHFMA, CPA. “The Peer Reviewed designation helps members and others identify and evaluate products and services that their organization may need. It can also create brand awareness and recognition in the healthcare finance marketplace for Peer Reviewed products and services.”

Conifer Health Solutions is a healthcare business process management services provider working to improve operational performance for more than 600 clients so they can support financial improvement, enhance the patient experience, and drive value-based performance. Through our , , and solutions, we empower healthcare decision makers—hospitals, health systems, physicians, self-insured employers, and community and government health plans—to better connect at every point of patient engagement. Conifer Health processes 10 million patient accounts annually, manages $21 billion in annual patient revenue, and provides technology and health management services to support care management for more than 3 million lives. For more information, call 1-877-CONIFER or visit .

The Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA) provides the resources healthcare organizations need to achieve sound fiscal health in order to provide excellent patient care. With healthcare finance executives and leaders. HFMA helps its members achieve results by providing education, analysis, and guidance, and creating practical tools and solutions that optimize financial management. The organization is a respected and innovative thought leader on top trends and challenges facing the healthcare finance industry. From addressing capital access to improved patient care to technology advancement, HFMA is an indispensable resource on healthcare finance issues. .

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