MIAMI — Oct 08, 2012 — CareCloud, a leading provider of cloud-based practice management, electronic healthcare record (EHR), revenue cycle management and medical billing software and services, today announced that Miami Children’s Hospital, one of the nation’s leading providers of pediatric healthcare, will deploy CareCloud’s cloud-based revenue cycle management service offering, Concierge, to its owned physician network, comprised of approximately 200 pediatricians and pediatric sub-specialists. Miami Children’s Hospital, South Florida’s only licensed specialty hospital exclusively for children, will use CareCloud’s leading revenue cycle management offering to enhance administration of care and improve operational and financial outcomes for its physician network, which delivers care to thousands of children from around the world.
“As part of our continued efforts to leverage the latest technology in supporting the delivery and administration of care, we felt CareCloud’s cloud-based platform was best suited to allow our physician network to stay current with changing reimbursement protocols, growing care coordination demands and reform mandates that impact daily operations and delivery of care,” said Tim Birkenstock, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Miami Children’s Hospital. “With CareCloud’s revenue cycle management services delivered through one centrally-hosted national platform, our physician network will be instantly connected, expediting improved financial outcomes as our care delivery organization looks to manage and stay ahead of changing industry regulations and mandates, while still delivering the world-class care our patients and families count on.”
CareCloud’s Concierge service offering is a complete revenue cycle management solution that utilizes dynamic rules intelligence software, expert live support, and real time business analytics and reporting tools to help medical practices increase collections and streamline operations. As part of the Concierge service, Miami Children’s Hospital-owned physicians and their staffs will utilize a common cloud-based practice management platform that can be accessed via any web browser and harness the latest in user design and functionality. For more information on CareCloud’s Concierge revenue cycle management service and other products, visit www.carecloud.com/solutions.
“We have been thrilled with the recent and rapid adoption of our products by medical groups from across the country and could not be more honored and excited to have one of the world’s most renowned pediatric hospitals select our revenue cycle management services as they look to move their physician network from across South Florida onto the cloud,” said Albert Santalo, Chairman and CEO of CareCloud. “It’s clear to see why Miami Children’s Hospital continues to establish its leadership and progressive positioning in the healthcare industry by selecting the most modern cloud-based technologies, which will enable them to improve their operational efficiency and administrative outcomes through greater transparency into their practices’ financial and overall physician performance.”
About Miami Children’s Hospital
Founded in 1950 by Variety Clubs International, Miami Children’s Hospital(R) is South Florida’s only licensed specialty hospital exclusively for children, with more than 650 attending physicians and over 130 pediatric subspecialists. The 289-bed hospital is renowned for excellence in all aspects of pediatric medicine with specialty programs ranked among the best in the nation in 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011 and 2012 by U.S.News & World Report. The hospital is also home to the largest pediatric teaching program in the southeastern United States and has been designated an American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) Magnet facility, the nursing profession’s most prestigious institutional honor.