INDIANAPOLIS, June 10 /PRNewswire/ -- RealMed Corporation, a leading provider of web-based revenue cycle management solutions for healthcare providers, hospitals, and payers, today announced a multi-year agreement with UHealth, University of Miami Health System and the UM Miller School of Medicine, to provide secure, Internet-based processing of electronic claims transactions, real-time claims editing, automatic claims status and electronic remittance advice management. Through its advanced applications, RealMed will allow UHealth to increase its systems workflow, quality, and timeliness, and to maximize revenue.
RealMed Vice President, Mike Cash, welcomed UHealth to RealMed's impressive and growing list of large academic institutions. "We are excited to partner with University of Miami, which has long been a leader in medical education, research and clinical care in South Florida. With our extensive expertise in revenue cycle management solutions, we are committed to the University of Miami's effort to drive greater efficiencies into its payment process. Our solution, service and support will add to UHealth's tools in order to further strengthen its administrative efficiency and bottom line."
Michele Chulick, University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine Associate Vice President and Executive Director of Clinical Services, commented on its partnership with RealMed. "We are excited to be partnering with RealMed as our medical claims clearinghouse solution, which is an integral part of the implementation of our EMR (electronic medical records) system."
RealMed automates healthcare transactions and information exchange between providers and payers using powerful reporting and workflow enhancing features. These capabilities can significantly enhance administrative efficiency and dramatically improve cash flow for providers. RealMed serves professional providers ranging from one doctor practices to the nation's largest academic medical centers and specialty providers for all aspects of their revenue cycle management needs. RealMed's service and solutions led to its ranking as 2009 'Best in KLAS' for Claims and Clearinghouse Services.* For more information, visit www.realmed.com.
About UHealth and the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine
UHealth, the University of Miami Health System, delivers leading-edge patient care by top-ranked physicians. Powered by the Miller School of Medicine's ground-breaking research and medical education, UHealth provides life-saving care. UHealth is a comprehensive network of six hospitals, 30 outpatient facilities, 1,200 doctors, and more than 8,000 associates. As the region's only university health system, UHealth is a vital component of the South Florida community. For more information, visit www.uhealthsystem.com.
*"2009 Top 20 Best in KLAS Awards: Software & Professional Services" report, ©2009 KLAS Enterprises, LLC. All right reserved. www.KLASresearch.com.
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