Partnership gives Nursefinders' clients access to health information coding staff through innovative web-based ordering system
Nursefinders Inc., one of the nation’s largest providers of healthcare personnel and home care services, and PHNS, a leader in health information management, information technology and business office services, have formed a strategic alliance to offer healthcare providers the convenience of securing health information coders from one automated source.
Through Nursefinders’ innovative web-based ordering system, hospitals now have the option of requesting health information coding professionals from PHNS. PHNS’ credentialed, experienced coders provide timely and accurate coding of health information that is crucial to the financial viability of healthcare providers. Timely staffing of open coder positions and single source-invoicing will positively impact healthcare provider’s revenue cycle.
Bob Livonius, Nursefinders Chief Executive Officer, said, “Our new strategic alliance with PHNS will allow Nursefinders to provide our healthcare customers with health information coding staffing services. PHNS has excellent on-site and remote coders, along with proprietary coding processes and procedures, that will provide our customers with access to high quality and accurate medical coding.”“PHNS is excited about being able to offer our high quality coding services to hospitals through Nursefinders’ excellent web-based ordering system,” said Kathy Willis, Sales Executive of PHNS.
Arlington, TX-based Nursefinders, Inc. provides nursing, allied health and physician placement (locum tenens) services through its Nursefinders, Club Staffing and Linde Healthcare/Kendall & Davis brands, to more than 4,700 hospitals, nursing homes and clinics across the country. Founded in 1974, Nursefinders is a leader in providing healthcare staffing and home health services and the largest provider of Vendor Managed Services (VMS) and Managed Staffing Programs (MSP) in the United States. The company has a system-wide network of more than 100 offices in the United States providing RNs, LPN/LVNs, and other health care and medical clerical professionals for staffing needs. Additionally, Nursefinders' Patient Care Division provides home health services for all age groups from newborn care to senior living services from 25 locations nationwide. For more information on the company, visit www.nursefinders.com
PHNS provides comprehensive healthcaring solutions for hospitals including information technology, health information management (including medical record management and storage, transcription, coding, release of information and electronic medical record services) and receivables management services. Serving more than 400 U.S. hospitals, PHNS creates business-healthy hospitals by improving operations, enhancing technology and increasing cash on hand. This allows hospitals to focus on their core competency--patient care. PHNS is a national healthcare services company headquartered in Dallas, Texas. See www.phns.com for additional information about PHNS.
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