San Diego, CA (PRWEB) October 22, 2012
CHMB Inc. has completed its senior leadership expansion in their Chicago office as part of their company-wide plan to leverage their success in the Midwest region. Located in Lisle, Il., the appointed new Directors will oversee the increasing demands from large health systems, their communities and emerging ACO’s to deliver a comprehensive solution that combines revenue cycle management services, implementation of electronic health records and optimization for healthcare IT. More specifically, the focus of these Directors will impact Operations, Sales and Allscripts Enterprise Services team to grow the organization and meet the demands of customers in this vital region. The office currently serves hundreds of health professionals with medical billing services, including a strategic partnership with Allscripts to provide consulting services & optimize use of the Allscripts Enterprise EHR and Practice Management.
“There’s an increasing demand for our core service offerings in the Midwest and the timing is right to leverage our technology optimization and RCM services to health systems and to more community physician groups who are struggling with a combination of meeting the meaningful use and governmental mandates and have consolidation and technology initiatives.” stated Bob Svendsen, CEO of CHMB. “We’re in a unique position as the largest installation of the Allscripts Enterprise Practice Management to understand the nuances of the application and how to best deploy them in complex environments. Most large health organizations have adopted a combination of practice management and EHR solutions years ago and are now at a point of looking for ways to increase their return on investment. That’s where we come in. Our professional services team optimize the features of these applications so our customers gain enhanced value from their Allscripts solution.”
As the Director of Implementation Consulting, Gail Wilkening, is the go-to resource by industry influencers for answers to the most complex implementation of the Allscripts Enterprise Practice Management system. Recently appointed as the Director of Operations, Ron Plemmons will support the increasing demand and expansion of their service offering for the Midwest. And rounding out the leadership team, Marc Erlichman recently joined CHMB as the Regional Sales Director for the Midwest where he’ll lead the charge of introducing CHMB’s service offerings to large health systems and Accountable Care Organizations alike.
“We’re excited to have these three dynamic and experienced professionals and look forward to their contribution to CHMB and our customers” says Svendsen.
Founded in 1995, CHMB offers advanced technology and business services to optimize healthcare performance and profitability, delivering a wide range of IT and revenue cycle management solutions to physician practices, IPAs, MSOs, hospitals and health systems nationwide. Highly regarded for exceptional customer service, CHMB’s proficiency has helped thousands of clients maximize reimbursements, reduce costs and increase cash flow. Building upon this expertise, CHMB provides automated clinical and administrative solutions to improve patient care and administrative efficiency, including application hosting, implementation, training and support of leading electronic health record (EHR) and practice management (PM) systems.