Strategic Marketing Affiliate
Healthcare Council is a strategic marketing affiliate of Vizient, Inc.
The Acquisition of Intalere is complete… we are very excited to now be owned by Vizient!
Vizient brings unique capabilities and expertise unmatched in the industry. We commit to building on the strengths that differentiate us and best serve our members. By delivering integrated cost, quality, and market performance solutions across the care continuum, we are able to provide consistent and exceptional member experiences. Let us help you to: Optimize your supply operation; Improve Care Delivery; Evolve strategies to grow and compete; and Maximize pharmacy performance.
Vizient is the nation’s leading health care performance improvement company… let’s work together!.
For organizations interested in becoming a Healthcare Council business partner, contact Chad Hilliard at firstname.lastname@example.org or 724-772-7202
Altius Healthcare Consulting Group
Altius Healthcare Consulting Group, formerly American Healthcare Solutions, is focused on providing high-quality performance management solutions, including operational assessments and labor management initiatives, but with a new edge that will more effectively meet the ever-changing needs of hospitals and healthcare systems. Altius’ array of services include productivity assessment/benchmarking/monitoring, operational appraisals, market analysis, strategic planning, physician practice review, turnaround support and interim management.
Baker Tilly US, LLP
Baker Tilly US, LLP (Baker Tilly) is a leading advisory CPA firm, providing clients with a genuine coast-to-coast and global advantage in major regions of the U.S. and in many of the world’s leading financial centers – New York, London, San Francisco, Los Angeles and Chicago. Baker Tilly is an independent member of Baker Tilly International, a worldwide network of independent accounting and business advisory firms in 148 territories, with 36,000 professionals and a combined worldwide revenue of $4.0 billion.
BKD CPAs & Advisors
BKD National Health Care Group provides audit, tax, Medicare and third-party reimbursement consulting services to thousands of health care providers. With more than 200 professionals focused on health care and dedicated to providing unmatched client service, BKD offers insight to help health organizations improve performance, reduce risk, stay in compliance and lower costs.
Blue Orange Compliance specializes in assisting healthcare organizations navigate HIPAA and HITECH Privacy and Security requirements. Complex, ever-changing healthcare regulations and increasing risks make it difficult for organizations to stay in front of emerging cyber threats. As a single source, we equip every client with affordable, practical, comprehensive privacy and security solutions, including multiple sources of information to help manage risk. Our clients have peace of mind knowing they are compliant and prepared for potential breaches and adverse audits.
Clarabyte empowers companies to exceed HIPAA compliant data destruction with an easy to use, processed based tool. Clarabyte is the first line of defense against a data breach. Our data destruction solution works in capacity with the entire spectrum of computers, cell phones, and tablets.
Ferra Executive Search
Ferra Executive Search is a boutique recruitment firm focused on identifying talent in the healthcare and higher education industries. Founder Kevin Ferra, a global talent acquisition leader, has more than 20 years of experience in health care and higher education. He is a graduate of the Entrepreneurial Development Program at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and holds degrees from Georgetown University and Duquesne University.
Juniper is a specialized advisory firm focused exclusively on helping nonprofit healthcare organizations evaluate growth strategies, partnerships, joint ventures, and other opportunities. The Juniper team has been dedicated to this area for nearly 30 years and has worked in 42 states, including Pennsylvania.
OC Reilly, Inc
For more than a decade, the team of professionals in health care supply chain at OC Reilly, Inc. (OCR) has enabled their clients to discover sources of meaningful savings, enhanced cost-efficiency, and improved operations.
The OCR team of advisors in world-class supply chain solutions, biomedical / clinical engineering, perioperative logistics, sterile processing services, physician preference, purchased services, food service management and other primary areas of operations affecting the finances of industries across the board, brings its proven knowledge and applied first-hand experience to clients across the entire spectrum of health care providers and applications.
Former suppliers, vendors, and administrators themselves, the OCR team generates impressive returns on investment, and provides hands-on advice and assistance to clients in implementing game-changing plans with no conflicts of interest to improve bottom-line performance while maintaining exemplary patient care. OCR effectively understands, anticipates, and addresses trends and issues in health care supply chain because most every member of the team has been on the client’s side of the equation.
By anticipating and responding to the difficult challenges that affect today’s health care organizations and long-term care facilities, OCR develops customized solutions that increase profitability, generate revenue, and decrease total expenditures. All solutions can have a positive impact on the quality of patient care delivery. OCR believes that every client situation offers solutions that can be revealed and maximized with the advice of this team of accomplished health care supply chain professionals.
Revecore is a leading provider of revenue integrity solutions for underpayments, denial prevention, and complex claims reimbursement solutions for motor vehicle accident, workers’ compensation, and Veterans Affairs claims. With more than 700 employees, we serve nearly 600 hospitals across the country. Revecore offers hospitals and health systems over two decades of unrivaled technology and expert insight into the most challenging areas of revenue cycle to ensure they are appropriately reimbursed for the care they provide. In addition to being #1 Ranked in Complex Claims by KLAS, Revecore holds the distinguished HFMA Peer Review Status for underpayment recovery and complex claims solutions.
Revenue Cycle Solutions, LLC
Revenue Cycle Solutions, LLC (RCS) is a healthcare consulting firm specializing in hospital and physician group practice revenue cycle reviews, interim patient financial services management, virtual revenue cycle management and customized revenue-related projects. RCS offers creative and cost-effective solutions to problems related to patient access, charge capture, documentation and coding, billing, and collection of health care revenue. RCS also advises hospitals and physician practices regarding payer contract renegotiations and facilitates the strategic planning efforts of hospitals considering merger or affiliation, brokering negotiations until agreements are finalized.
Strategy Solutions, Inc.
Strategy Solutions, Inc. (SSI) is a planning and research firm with the mission “to create healthy communities.” We provide strategic planning, market research, community health needs assessment, board development and business growth services across the continuum of acute and post-acute health care.
What sets us apart? Strategy Solutions, Inc. has several distinguishing characteristics that separate us among other firms that provide similar services. Strategy Solutions, Inc. has extensive community health needs assessment, planning and program development/evaluation experience. We also have extensive product/market positioning experience that supports strategic business planning. While we provide research and planning consulting services, we will also teach organizations how to build their internal planning and research capabilities so that they do not have to rely on external consultants for ongoing support. We also help our clients fund projects and achieve outcomes by facilitating cross-sector collaboration in communities.
At Strategy Solution’s, Inc. we realize each organization is unique, and custom design each process to meet individual needs. Our projects and clients have been recognized as “best practices” by the International Economic Development Council, the International Association of Facilitators, The US Department of Health and Human Services, The Pennsylvania Department of Public Welfare, The Pennsylvania and New York Departments of Public Health, The Pennsylvania Department of Education, Pennsylvania Partners (the state Workforce Association), the Maryland Workforce Association as well as US News and World Report.