Jackson, MS (PRWEB) October 25, 2007
Mississippi Baptist Medical Center, a nationally prominent tertiary care facility announced an agreement with DSH Management Solutions Inc. to provide management services for the Federal Disproportionate Share program that enables hospitals to maximize their Disproportionate Share ("DSH") funding.
Robert Gricius, President of DSH Mgmt Solutions, LLC, noted "We are looking forward to working closely with one the premier tertiary care Medical Centers in the industry to provide added value to their patients, physicians, and to the community as a whole."
Gricius continued, "We believe the 'perfect storm' confluence of regulatory, judicial and healthcare data set standardization presents an opportunity for hospitals serving a large portion of low income and poor healthcare status individuals to maximize retrospective Medicare reimbursement via DSH funding, improve concurrent member membership and quantify the full measure of benefits they provide to their community."
Eddie Foster, Chief Operating Officer of the Mississippi Hospital Association, noted that "We are pleased to introduce this industry leading DSH/340B management program to our members. Our partnership with DMS is one of a full range of services we provide to our membership designed to meet their high priority needs."
Brooks Ayers, Regional Vice President of WFJ Associates, remarked that, "We are looking forward to expanding our representation of DSH Mgmt Solutions in the Northeast, Mid-Atlantic, Southern and Western United States. We believe their integrated solution to this key financial segment is without peer in the industry and provides benefits to all constituents in the healthcare industry."
DMS's (http://www.dshmgmtsys.com) MDSS© software suite is a remote hosted, HIPAA compliant, 256-bit SSL secure system available as a stand-alone product that can be leased and operated by hospital clients, serve as the basis for partial or complete outsourcing of DSH/340B management services , or used by DMS in a consulting engagement. The system cross references and integrates current and historical hospital data, real-time regional and national Title XIX, XVIII and XVI eligibility/entitlement/claims data; state-wide public discharge databases, and federal/state mandated benefit coverage rules-based tables.
For further information contact:
Robert Gricius, President, DSH Mgmt Solutions, LLC at (888) 550-2708 x705)
Eddie Foster, Chief Operating Officer, Mississippi Hospital Association
Brooks Ayers, Regional Vice President of WFJ Associates @ 662-891-1472
Corporate Communications, Mississippi Baptist Health Systems, Inc., http://www.mbhs.org