Clearwater, Fla (PRWEB) July 03, 2013
Pyramid Healthcare Solutions announced today that it has been awarded a 36-month preferred vendor group purchasing agreement with the Premier healthcare alliance for its revenue cycle and health information management services. Effective May 20, 2013, the new agreement allows Premier members, at their discretion, to take advantage of special pricing and terms pre-negotiated by Premier for Pyramid’s revenue cycle and health information management services.
“Over the next few years, healthcare organizations will face significant challenges including reimbursement cuts, cost pressures, compliance and ICD-10,” said Manoj Malhotra, CEO of Pyramid Healthcare Solutions. “Pyramid is proud to be able to provide high quality cost effective services to Premier’s membership to assist them in managing these obstacles.”
Pyramid Healthcare Solutions is a leading provider of revenue cycle services to hospitals and healthcare organizations across the country. Pyramid’s extensive services offering includes health information management outsourcing, inpatient/outpatient and remote coding, extended business office and full business office outsourcing. Pyramid has built a strong reputation by meeting client needs through the application of best practices in people, process and technology. Pyramid’s credentialed and experienced staffs are industry thought leaders on concepts including ICD-10, coding compliance, cash acceleration and health reform.
Premier healthcare alliance, based in Charlotte, N.C., is a performance improvement alliance of more than 2,800 U.S. hospitals and 95,000 other healthcare sites.
For more information about revenue cycle and health information management services offered by Pyramid Healthcare Solutions, visit its website (http://www.pyramidhs.com) or call 1-800-927-8435.
About the Premier healthcare alliance, Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award recipient
Premier is the nation’s largest performance improvement alliance of more than 2,800 U.S. hospitals and 95,000 alternate sites using the power of collaboration and technology to lead the transformation to coordinated, high-quality, cost-effective care. Owned by healthcare providers, Premier operates a leading purchasing network that provided its members more than $5 billion in savings in FY2012. Premier also maintains clinical, financial and outcomes databases based on 1 in every 4 patient discharges. A world leader in measurably improving patient care, Premier has one of the largest performance improvement collaboratives in America, including one in partnership with the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services. Headquartered in Charlotte, N.C., Premier also has an office in Washington. https://www.premierinc.com. Stay connected with Premier on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and YouTube.
About Pyramid Healthcare Solutions
Founded in 1985, Pyramid Healthcare Solutions partners with healthcare providers to assess, validate and resolve gaps in their revenue cycle, leading to improved and sustainable financial results. Owned by Avantha, Pyramid offers a complete best-practice suite of revenue cycle solutions, including extended business office, full business office outsourcing, medical billing, coding services (on-site and remote), HIM outsourcing services, cancer registry, and compliance auditing.,. Headquartered in Clearwater, Fla., Pyramid employs more than 300 credentialed, knowledgeable healthcare professionals and best practices developed with more than 500 clients. For more information on Pyramid Healthcare Solutions, visit http://www.pyramidhs.com.
The US$4 billion Avantha Group is one of India’s leading business conglomerates. Its successful entities, in addition to Pyramid Healthcare Solutions, include BILT, Crompton Greaves, Avantha Power & Infrastructure, The Global Green Company, Biltech Building Elements, JG Containers Sdn Bhd, Solaris ChemTech, and Salient Business Solutions. With an impressive global footprint, Avantha operates in more than 20 countries, employing over 22,000 people worldwide. The Group has business interests in diverse areas including power transmission and distribution equipment and services, paper and pulp, energy and infrastructure, insurance food processing, glassware, chemicals, farm forestry, IT and ITES. Led by Gautam Thapar, Avantha demonstrates strong leadership globally and emerges as a focused corporate, leveraging its knowledge, leadership and operations, adding lasting value for its stakeholders and investors. For more information on Avantha group, please visit http://www.avanthagroup.com.
Avantha PR Contact: Shravani Dang, VP & Group Head - Corporate Communications, Avantha, Tel: +91-981-126-1080, Email: s.dang(at)avanthagroup(dot)com.