Waltham, MA (PRWEB) November 05, 2013
Connance, Inc. (http://www.connance.com), a provider of innovative, predictive analytic-based programs that improve financial performance in healthcare enterprises, and CHRISTUS Health, a leading multinational healthcare system with more than 40 hospitals and facilities in six U.S. states, Mexico and Chile, today announced that they will co-present an educational session at Healthcare Business Insights’ (HBI) Fall Member Retreat on November 7 in Orlando, Florida titled "CHRISTUS Predicts the Future and Transforms the Revenue Cycle."
In late 2011, CHRISTUS Health embarked on a revenue cycle transformation initiative to improve financial performance, free up resources for care at the bedside and establish the foundation for advantage in a rapidly changing reimbursement environment. CHRISTUS focused on applying predictive analytic technologies for process optimization, seeing this as a core competence to reducing low return efforts, focusing resources , and delivering sustained financial excellence in the short- and long-term. At HBI’s Fall Member Retreat, CHRISTUS will explain how it deployed predictive analytics and the benefits in yield rates, cost control and meeting the needs and challenges of each local market.
About CHRISTUS Health
CHRISTUS Health, an international Catholic, faith-based, not-for-profit health system, is headquartered in Dallas and is comprised of almost 350 services and facilities, including more than 60 hospitals and long-term care facilities, 175 clinics and outpatient centers and dozens of other health ministries and ventures. CHRISTUS services can be found in over 60 cities in Texas, Arkansas, Iowa, Louisiana, New Mexico, Georgia and Mexico. The system employs approximately 30,000 Associates and has over 9,500 physicians on facility medical staffs who provide care and support for patients. CHRISTUS Health is listed among the ten largest Catholic health systems in the U.S.
About Connance, Inc.
Connance brings world-class predictive analytics and insights from hundreds of clinical settings to transform the performance of financial processes at hospitals, physician groups and outsourcing organizations. Connance solutions sustainably increase cash flow, reduce operating costs and improve policy compliance in self-pay, denial management, charity, and outsourcing processes. With clients like Centura Health, Florida Hospital, and Geisinger Health System, Connance is changing the expectations of financial executives. Connance is headquartered in Waltham, Mass. For more information visit http://www.connance.com or call (781) 577-5000.