Mercer Health Receives Award for Innovative Technology Use
2012-12-11 19:09:34 - Innovations in access management help the hospital
achieve Most Innovative Use Award
Mercer Health was awarded “Most Innovative Use” by SCI Solutions at their annual Client Summit in Braselton, Georgia. The award was given for innovations in access management, including streamlined patient processing with medical necessity checking and insurance verification.
“We are very proud of how we have been able to increase our patient satisfaction with the help of the SCI tool set,”
said George C. Boyles, Chief Financial Officer of Mercer Health. “We are now able to utilize the SCI software to enhance our dialogue with our patients. Our staff can better inform our patients about their scheduling of various services at Mercer Health.”
“Mercer Health has demonstrated meaningful patient satisfaction improvements by innovatively utilizing SCI software services,” said Joel French, managing partner and CEO of SCI Solutions. “They have worked collaboratively with us to identify usage scenarios that streamline and tangibly improve the patient access experience. We proudly recognize their achievement.”
Additional information about SCI’s online scheduling capabilities can be found at www.scisolutions.com.
About Mercer Health
Mercer County Community Hospital expanded to become Mercer Health in September, 2004. Mercer Health is accredited by The Joint Commission, the Ohio Department of Health, Medicare, and Medicaid. We are also a member of
the American Hospital Association, the Ohio Hospital Association, West Central Ohio Regional Healthcare Alliance (WCORHA), and the Ohio State Health Network. For more information please visit www.mercer‐health.com.
About SCI Solutions
SCI builds, implements, and operates business process software for a network of 525 hospitals, diagnostic imaging centers, physician and post‐acute organizations. Operating a national referral network now used by approximately 60,000 physicians, SCI’s cloud‐based platform is transforming healthcare with a rules‐based, workflow enabled, community solution that orchestrates patient care across hospital service areas based on condition, episode and population health – regardless of originating or destination systems. SCI clients reduce network leakage, unnecessary readmission rates and achieve fewer health plan denials and underpayments through workflow enriched revenue management. SCI’s Schedule Maximizer® and Order Facilitator® offerings are both ranked Best in KLAS™ by KLAS Research.
Additional information about SCI’s care coordination, referral management, results reporting, clinical mobility and rulesbased scheduling software services can be found at www.scisolutions.com.