Ridgewood Pathology Group Selects Healthcare Administrative Partners as Full-Service Revenue Cycle Management Partner
Media, PA – December 7, 2015 – Ridgewood Pathology Group, PA (RPG) has contracted Healthcare Administrative Partners to provide the practice with full billing, coding and physician credentialing services.
The northern New Jersey based pathology group serves patients at Valley Hospital, an acute care hospital that is part of the Valley Health System. Healthcare Administrative Partners (HAP), is a top-ranked medical billing, coding, and practice management services company that has been helping providers maximize their financial performance since 1995.
Under terms of the agreement, HAP will perform all core billing functions on behalf of RPG including coding, claims submissions, denial management, and performance reporting. Additionally, HAP will provide physician credentialing services to enroll RPG physicians with third-party payers and maintain their status as-needed.
Commenting on the agreement, Dr. Michael Reilly, President of Ridgewood Pathology Group, states that, “Our main challenge was in finding a revenue cycle management partner that truly understood the complexities involved in the billing of pathology services. HAP didn’t just pitch their pathology expertise; they proved it beyond doubt over many interactions we’ve had with their team. We feel confident that HAP is the ideal partner to help manage our financial health and support the growth objectives of our practice.”
HAP’s President, Brian Effron, adds that, “With so many obstacles facing provider groups today, the onus is on outsourced revenue cycle management companies to be experts in their clients’ specialties. Our deep history in billing pathology services enables HAP to deliver the right combination of teams and technologies for clients like Ridgewood Pathology Group. We appreciate this new relationship with them and look forward to supporting their practice at Valley Hospital.”
About Healthcare Administrative Partners
Healthcare Administrative Partners (HAP) is a leading provider of revenue cycle management solutions. We provide billing, coding, and consulting services to independent practices, academic practice plans, and other healthcare providers. As a trusted partner and business advisor, we cost effectively help providers address their complex business issues with solutions that maximize revenue, control costs, and minimize compliance risks. For more information, visit www.hapusa.com.
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