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Ensemble Health Partners Selected As Revenue Cycle Management Solution for The Christ Hospital Health Network

October 25, 2018. Cincinnati, OH – Ensemble Health Partners announced today that The Christ Hospital Health Network has selected Ensemble Health Partners as its revenue cycle management solution. As the management partner for The Christ Hospital Network, Ensemble will provide back-end Patient Financial Services for the network’s revenue cycle.

The Christ Hospital has been the Cincinnati region’s most preferred hospital for more than 20 years, including being named number one in the region for the inaugural Consumer Loyalty Award from NRC Health, which recognizes hospitals that set the standard for elevating patient experience. This focus on exceptional patient experience spans the entirety of a patient’s interaction with the hospital, including the billing process.

The partnership with Ensemble ensures that The Christ Hospital can continue to innovate in the healthcare landscape as patients’ needs evolve. From ever-changing regulations to complex insurance plans, it can be a challenge to navigate the financial aspects of healthcare. Improving revenue cycle management means patients can more easily understand their healthcare expenses and the bill payment process.

“We are excited to partner with The Christ Hospital Health Network and support their mission to improve the health of the community and create patient value by providing exceptional outcomes, the finest patient experiences and affordable care,” says Judson Ivy, CEO, Ensemble Health Partners.

“After months of in-depth due diligence by our multi-disciplinary task force, we are extremely pleased to announce that Ensemble has been selected to be our partner for hospital-based Patient Financial Services,” says Alma Helpling, VP and CFO, The Christ Hospital Health Network. “We are excited about collaborating on a transformational hospital-based revenue cycle platform which will best serve our organization into the future.”

“In today’s ever-evolving and complex healthcare landscape, excellence in daily operations is more important than ever before,” says Shannon White, President and COO, Ensemble Health Partners. “Partnering with Ensemble to deliver results and operational expertise in revenue cycle will enable The Christ Hospital to continue their focus on a positive patient experience throughout every point of the care process and offering exceptional, affordable care to the community.”

About The Christ Hospital Health Network
The Christ Hospital Health Network is an acute care hospital located in Mt. Auburn with six ambulatory centers and dozens of offices conveniently located throughout the region. The Network is supported by more than 1,200 talented physicians and 6,000 dedicated employees. Their mission is to improve the health of the community and to create patient value by providing exceptional outcomes, the finest experiences all in an affordable way. They have been recognized by Forbes Magazine as the 29th best employer for women out of 300 in their Best Employers for Women listing, and the 24th best large employer in the nation in their America’s 500 Best Large Employers listing. They have been recognized by National Consumer Research as the region’s Most Preferred Hospital for 22 consecutive years. The Network is dedicated to transforming care by delivering integrated, personalized healthcare through its comprehensive, multi-specialty physician network. The Christ Hospital is among only six percent of hospitals in the nation to be awarded Magnet recognition for nursing excellence and among the top five percent of hospitals in the country for patient satisfaction. For more than 125 years, The Christ Hospital has provided compassionate care to those it serves. 

About Ensemble Health Partners
Now more than ever, a healthy revenue cycle is essential to survival, requiring innovative approaches and impeccable coordination. At Ensemble, we’ve assembled a team of talented and passionate operators who know our field firsthand. We partner with our clients, rolling up our sleeves to build real relationships, dig deep into the details and find solutions that deliver results that last. Ensemble specializes in full revenue cycle outsource solutions, denials and underpayments, analytics and workflow optimization, Epic optimization and management services designed to identify immediate wins and create sustainable solutions that ensure long-term results. For more information, visit www.EnsembleHP.com.

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Nate Kaplan, Manager, Marketing Communications, Ensemble Health Partners
Nate.Kaplan@EnsembleHP.com | 440-655-2177