Brentwood, TN (PRWEB) September 20, 2012
Modern Healthcare recently announced QHR as the fifth largest healthcare management consulting firm in the U.S. in its 2012 Survey. Previously, QHR held the seventh largest hospital slot for the past three consecutive years.
“Climbing two spots on Modern Healthcare’s largest healthcare management consulting firm list is a proud moment for both QHR and QHR clients,” said QHR President and CEO James L. Horrar. ““This accomplishment demonstrates that QHR clients are achieving success and growth—even in today’s challenging healthcare environment.”
“Our hospital has experienced tremendous growth over the past 10 years. It is comforting to know that as we grow, QHR has the resources to overcome challenges and continually enhance our performance,” explained Georgetown Memorial Hospital CEO Bruce Bailey. “We have utilized QHR Consulting expertise on various occasions for operational efficiencies, strategic business planning and IT development. Most recently, the QHR consulting team conducted an ICD-10 readiness assessment which will serve us well into the future.”
Joan Signorille, senior vice president of QHR Consulting added, “QHR consultants are committed to helping hospitals adjust to the changing healthcare landscape. As the fifth largest healthcare management consulting firm, QHR will remain dedicated to provide clients with resources that help achieve positive outcomes for their patients and communities.”
Modern Healthcare’s 2012 Healthcare Management Consulting Firms Survey ranks firms by their total 2011 provider revenue.
QHR Consulting helps hospitals overcome today’s greatest challenges such as ICD-10 implementation, reimbursement changes and physician practice management. QHR Consulting resources also include: compliance, managed care, service delivery, information technology, revenue cycle, workforce efficiency, strategy, quality, performance improvement and facility planning.
QHR (Quorum Health Resources) has provided consulting, management and education resources to hospitals and health systems for three decades. QHR is the market leader in hospital management, with nearly 150 current multi-year clients across the U.S. As a consulting resource, QHR is the fifth largest healthcare management consulting firms in the U.S., and the QHR Learning Institute reaches more than 10,000 healthcare professionals each year. For more information, go to http://www.qhr.com.