Chicago – February 5, 2014 – The Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA) today announced that, following rigorous review, Resource Corporation of America (RCA) has once again achieved the "Peer Reviewed by HFMA®" standard for its Third-Party Self-Pay Eligibility Services.
RCA offers hospital clients onsite third party eligibility services for self-pay patients who qualify for any government programs designed to assist in paying for medical bills (e.g. Medicaid, SSI, VVC, A&D, etc.). Each patient is assisted in the application process and RCA acts as liaison between the patient and the government agencies throughout the entire process from application through certification. All hospital clients are provided with customized reporting functions and onsite staff that handle all hospital-specific accounts. RCA also provides patient tracking methods, fair hearing representation, patient appointment assistance, transportation assistance and in-depth patient support.
“RCA is honored to receive the Peer Review designation by HFMA for our Third-Party Self-Pay Eligibility services for the fourth consecutive year,” said Frank Dominguez, COO of RCA. “RCA is committed to being the go-to resource for services that convert a hospital’s at-risk dollars into revenue and this recognition continues to confirm that commitment."
HFMA's Peer Review process provides healthcare financial managers with an objective third party evaluation of products and services used in the healthcare workplace. The rigorous, eleven-step process includes a Peer Review panel review comprised of current customers, prospects who have not made a purchase, and industry experts. Peer Review status of the product or service and its performance claims are based on effectiveness, quality and usability, price, value, and customer and technical support.
"We’re pleased to have Resource Corporation of America renew their HFMA Peer Reviewed designation," says HFMA President and CEO Joseph J. Fifer, FHFMA, CPA. "The HFMA Peer Review process assures our members, through a rigorous evaluation, that the reviewed product or service meets an objective third-party assessment of overall effectiveness, quality, and value."
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 more than 40,000 members, HFMA is the nation's leading membership organization of 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 the indispensable resource for healthcare finance.
About Resource Corporation of America
In its 20th year of operation, Resource Corporation of America continues to be a leader in revenue cycle solutions that assist healthcare organizations convert the most at-risk dollars into revenue. Offering reimbursement solutions to clients nation-wide, RCA is committed to providing our client partners with solutions that produce measurable, timely and superior results. Founded in 1994 and headquartered in Clear Lakes Shores, Texas, Resource Corporation of America has recovered more than a billion at risk-dollars for healthcare facilities across 12 states. resource-corp.com
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