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Nicklaus Children’s Selects Ensemble Health Partners for Revenue Cycle to Drive Financial Performance in Support of Exceptional Patient Care



Cincinnati, OH – February 7, 2020 Ensemble Health Partners, the top-ranked leader in financial management services for healthcare providers, announced today that it has been selected by Nicklaus Children’s Hospital to support their mission of providing family-centered care for the children of South Florida. Ensemble will be supporting Nicklaus as their revenue cycle management strategic partner in order to ensure full and fair payment from insurers as well as excellent patient experiences in accessing care.

Nicklaus Children’s is South Florida’s only licensed specialty hospital exclusively for children, with nearly 800 attending physicians and more than 475 pediatric subspecialists. The 309-bed hospital is renowned for excellence in all aspects of pediatric medicine, with many programs routinely ranked among the nation’s best by U.S. News & World Report.

“In today’s healthcare environment, insurers are making it ever more challenging and the rising costs in delivering care have drastically shrunk margins for healthcare providers across the country,” says Judson Ivy, CEO, Ensemble Health Partners. “At Ensemble, we specialize in resolving the complexities of payor-provider interactions, driving the best financial outcomes and allowing providers to focus on what they do best – delivering exceptional patient care.”

"The Ensemble team has a demonstrated history of technological innovation, world-class processes and knowledge of insurer practices that bring efficiencies and exceptional results in financial management," says Matthew Love, President and CEO, Nicklaus Children's Health System. "We are looking forward to this collaboration, and the financial resources it will provide us to better serve the patients of our community"

“We are excited to work with an organization like Nicklaus Children’s that shares our strong commitment to improving healthcare,” says Shannon White, President, Ensemble Health Partners. “It is a privilege and an honor to support the region’s only healthcare system exclusively for children and to serve as their trusted strategic partner in redefining what is possible in caring for the health of youth.”

About Ensemble Health Partners: Ensemble is a leading innovator in revenue cycle management, helping healthcare providers improve financial outcomes and patient experiences with an unrivaled depth of expertise and best-in-class technologies. Ensemble offers full revenue cycle outsourcing as well as a comprehensive suite of healthcare financial management point solutions. With clients spanning the U.S. and Europe, we have been helping to improve healthcare outcomes for millions of patients while saving hundreds of millions of dollars for healthcare providers. We are committed to bringing every provider that we support to the peak of revenue cycle excellence. Our approach forges true partnerships that dive deep into the details to find solutions and deliver results that last. Recognized with multiple industry awards and as a Becker’s Healthcare Top Workplace, Ensemble is setting a new standard for provider support services - redefining the possible in healthcare by empowering people to be the difference. For more information, visit www.EnsembleHP.com.

About Nicklaus Children’s Hospital Founded in 1950 by Variety Clubs International, Nicklaus Children's Hospital is South Florida's only licensed specialty hospital exclusively for children, with nearly 800 attending physicians and more than 475 pediatric subspecialists. The 309-bed hospital, known as Miami Children's Hospital from 1983 through 2014, is renowned for excellence in all aspects of pediatric medicine, with many programs routinely ranked among the nation's best by U.S. News & World Report, since 2008. 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. The Nicklaus Children's Hospital network includes more than a dozen outpatient centers extending from Palm Beach County to southern Miami-Dade County, offering a range of pediatric healthcare services, including urgent care, rehabilitation services and subspecialty physician appointments for children of all ages, including up to age 21. We are committed to being a resource for children from throughout South Florida and around the world.