St. Anthony Publishing and HFMA Team Up to Help Facilities Manage Medicare Part A Challenges

Apr 03, 2001, 01:00 ET from Ingenix, Inc.

    RESTON, Va., April 3 /PRNewswire/ -- St. Anthony Publishing, a division of
 Ingenix, Inc., and the Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA) have
 joined forces to publish a new Medicare Part A resource for hospitals, skilled
 nursing facilities, and home health agencies. Part A Insider will provide
 news, analysis, and expert advice on Medicare Part A regulatory, compliance,
 billing, and legal issues. Each bi-weekly issue will provide independent,
 expert analysis on Part A issues that affect the bottom line.
     "Each issue gives subscribers the information they need to plan,
 implement, and survive regulatory, compliance, billing, and legal changes
 affecting their hospitals, skilled nursing facilities, hospices, and home
 health agencies," said Gennifer Chenault, Product Manager. "Bi-weekly e-mail
 alerts will give subscribers sneak previews of upcoming stories and provide
 significant breaking news."
     HFMA will provide technical and editorial input to Part A Insider, giving
 readers access to prominent and acknowledged experts in health care financial
 management.  HFMA members will receive a 15% discount on the publication, and
 other Ingenix, Inc. products through a joint marketing and distribution effort
 announced in January at HFMA's Region 11 meeting in Las Vegas, Nevada.
     Ingenix Publishing Group, a business unit of Ingenix Health Intelligence,
 produces books, newsletters, and electronic reference manuals for the coding,
 reimbursement, and managed care industries. Titles are sold under the brand
 names of St. Anthony Publishing, Medicode, and Ingenix. For additional
 information about Ingenix Publishing Group and our products, call
 800-999-4600 or visit our web sites at www.medicode.com or www.st-anthony.com.
     Ingenix Health Intelligence, a segment of UnitedHealth Group, offers a
 comprehensive line of clinical and cost management solutions for healthcare
 payers, providers, employers, pharmaceutical manufacturers, government
 agencies, and others requiring quality healthcare information. The company
 offers data and software, publishing, and consulting products and services.
 For additional information about Ingenix and Ingenix products and services,
 contact 877-INGENIX or 877-464-3649 or visit the web site at www.ingenix.com.
     HFMA is the nation's leading membership organization for more than
 33,000 healthcare financial management professionals employed by hospitals,
 integrated delivery systems, managed care organizations, ambulatory and
 long-term care facilities, physician practices, accounting and consulting
 firms, and insurance companies.  Members' positions include chief executive
 officer, chief financial officer, controller, patient accounts manager,
 accountant and consultant.  HFMA offers educational and professional
 development opportunities, information on key issues, technical data, and
 networking opportunities with the ultimate goal being to create a more
 supportive environment in which members do their business.  For more
 information, visit HFMA's Web site at www.hfma.org.
 
 

SOURCE Ingenix, Inc.
    RESTON, Va., April 3 /PRNewswire/ -- St. Anthony Publishing, a division of
 Ingenix, Inc., and the Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA) have
 joined forces to publish a new Medicare Part A resource for hospitals, skilled
 nursing facilities, and home health agencies. Part A Insider will provide
 news, analysis, and expert advice on Medicare Part A regulatory, compliance,
 billing, and legal issues. Each bi-weekly issue will provide independent,
 expert analysis on Part A issues that affect the bottom line.
     "Each issue gives subscribers the information they need to plan,
 implement, and survive regulatory, compliance, billing, and legal changes
 affecting their hospitals, skilled nursing facilities, hospices, and home
 health agencies," said Gennifer Chenault, Product Manager. "Bi-weekly e-mail
 alerts will give subscribers sneak previews of upcoming stories and provide
 significant breaking news."
     HFMA will provide technical and editorial input to Part A Insider, giving
 readers access to prominent and acknowledged experts in health care financial
 management.  HFMA members will receive a 15% discount on the publication, and
 other Ingenix, Inc. products through a joint marketing and distribution effort
 announced in January at HFMA's Region 11 meeting in Las Vegas, Nevada.
     Ingenix Publishing Group, a business unit of Ingenix Health Intelligence,
 produces books, newsletters, and electronic reference manuals for the coding,
 reimbursement, and managed care industries. Titles are sold under the brand
 names of St. Anthony Publishing, Medicode, and Ingenix. For additional
 information about Ingenix Publishing Group and our products, call
 800-999-4600 or visit our web sites at www.medicode.com or www.st-anthony.com.
     Ingenix Health Intelligence, a segment of UnitedHealth Group, offers a
 comprehensive line of clinical and cost management solutions for healthcare
 payers, providers, employers, pharmaceutical manufacturers, government
 agencies, and others requiring quality healthcare information. The company
 offers data and software, publishing, and consulting products and services.
 For additional information about Ingenix and Ingenix products and services,
 contact 877-INGENIX or 877-464-3649 or visit the web site at www.ingenix.com.
     HFMA is the nation's leading membership organization for more than
 33,000 healthcare financial management professionals employed by hospitals,
 integrated delivery systems, managed care organizations, ambulatory and
 long-term care facilities, physician practices, accounting and consulting
 firms, and insurance companies.  Members' positions include chief executive
 officer, chief financial officer, controller, patient accounts manager,
 accountant and consultant.  HFMA offers educational and professional
 development opportunities, information on key issues, technical data, and
 networking opportunities with the ultimate goal being to create a more
 supportive environment in which members do their business.  For more
 information, visit HFMA's Web site at www.hfma.org.
 
 SOURCE  Ingenix, Inc.