MOBILE, Ala., April 18, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- For more than a decade AccuReg, the front-end revenue cycle leader, has been dedicated to empowering Patient Access teams with innovative solutions and industry expertise. At the 2017 Annual NAHAM Conference, AccuReg CEO and Founder, Paul Shorrosh, MBA, MSW, CHAM and Solutions Consultant and past NAHAM President, Ed Spires, FHAM, CHAM will be providing thought leadership to NAHAM attendees.
Mr. Shorrosh helped to develop the NAHAM AccessKeys®, the key performance indicators that measure the Patient Access performance, and will be explaining at the NAHAM Conference how they can be used to benchmark the Patient Experience, POS Collections effectiveness, and improve the front-end revenue cycle model.
Mr. Spires was asked by the NAHAM Certification Committee to help re-write the Certified Healthcare Access Associate (CHAA) Study Guide and exam questions. This certification provides the front-line patient access staff with continuing education and acknowledgment of the critical role they play in creating the patient experience.
"The Patient Access professional is the face of the facility, the first staff member a patient interacts with, whether it's over the phone or in the booth," said Paul Shorrosh, founder and CEO of AccuReg. "At AccuReg we believe the Patient Access team is the most important driver of the hospital's revenue growth, which is why we are laser focused on the front end."
AccuReg CEO Paul Shorrosh is participating in the following sessions at NAHAM, designed to help Patient Access teams transform the front-end Revenue Cycle through leadership, education and innovation:
- Pre-Conference Symposium: Best Practices for POS Collections - Tuesday, April 25, 2:45 pm
- Learning Lab: A New Blueprint for a Front-End Revenue Cycle Model - Wednesday, April 26, 10:30 am
- ISS: Proving the Financial Value of Patient Access to Your CFO - Wednesday, April 26, noon
- General Session Panel: A Comprehensive Approach to Transforming the Patient Experience - Thursday, April 27, 9 am
For more information, please come to the AccuReg booth #313 or visit the NAHAM website.
AccuReg has been delivering revenue cycle and patient access innovation to the healthcare industry for more than a decade. Known throughout the healthcare industry as the company that built the top-ranked QA engine, AccuReg provides innovative solutions for the Patient Access Experience®, Denials Prevention, POS Collections and Financial Assistance Screening – which are optimized through Integrated Intelligence™, a self-learning rules engine that identifies at-risk accounts, predicts patterns and re-calibrates rules to prevent errors. For more information, visit www.AccuRegSoftware.com or call 866-872-7498.
About our NAHAM Subject Matter Experts
Paul Shorrosh, CEO and Founder of AccuReg, has been a member of the NAHAM Board of Directors for eight years, has served as Chairman of the Industry Standards Committee for the last three years and previously served as Chair of the Special Projects Committee. He has been instrumental in helping develop and promote the NAHAM AccessKeys®, and the new version 3.0 will be featured prominently in multiple sessions at this year's NAHAM Conference.
Ed Spires, Solutions Consultant at AccuReg, has served on the NAHAM Board of Directors for seven years as the President, Immediate Past President, Vice President and Treasurer, as well as several committees. Ed's current role is to help hospitals improve workflows, establish measurements, and implement process improvements utilizing both the NAHAM AccessKeys® and HFMA Map Keys®.