SSI and Recondo Technology Collaborate to Automate Claim Status Follow-up and Accelerate Payment for Hospitals
MOBILE, AL and GREENWOOD VILLAGE, CO – June 22, 2015 — Recondo Technology – (Recondo), a leading provider of cloud-based revenue cycle connectivity and applications, and The SSI Group, Inc. (SSI), an industry leader in revenue cycle management solutions, announced today they have entered into an agreement for SSI to resell Recondo’s automated claim status solution as an additional component within SSI’s suite of revenue cycle solutions to further accelerate payment and increase back office efficiency for SSI’s customers.
The availability of Recondo’s ClaimStatusPlus® solution will provide SSI’s existing customers with additional claim status information that resolves common delays in payment while streamlining workflow. ClaimStatusPlus leverages Recondo’s patented Reconbot™ technology to automatically query payer websites and then retrieve, normalize and present critical information about claim status.
The solution provides potentially faster notification of claim status, detailed explanations of the problems with each denied claim, and workflow triggers that guide staff in remediating partially and fully denied claims. As a result, SSI customers can achieve meaningful reductions in write offs, denied claims, and A/R Days, along with higher staff productivity driven by exceptions-based processing.
“SSI is excited about the addition of enhanced claim status information to its revenue cycle portfolio,” said Jimmy Lyons, President and CEO of SSI. “In our continued drive to deliver value to our customers, we believe that additional portal-derived status information can make a meaningful difference. This additional functionality will provide both timely and actionable information for our clients.”
“Healthcare providers can no longer afford to wait to be notified that a claim needs a minor adjustment to be payable; they need SSI’s revenue cycle solutions plus true touchless automation of the claim status process to efficiently speed payment,” said Jay Deady, CEO of Recondo. “Partnering with SSI was a logical decision for us based on their robust suite of products and their large provider base. Our combined strengths will give our customers across the country a seamless method to achieve true claim follow-up automation.” the next level by automatically querying payer websites and then retrieving, normalizing and presenting critical information about eligibility, authorization and claim status.
“It’s clear that Recondo’s growing sales reach has provided market momentum for our innovative, indemand solutions,” said Recondo CEO Jay Deady. “The provider market needs solutions that help them streamline and accelerate the revenue cycle, which is exactly what Recondo delivers. We look forward to working with all of our existing and new clients to help drive performance improvements across their organizations.”
Visit Recondo and SSI at ANI in Orlando
Recondo and SSI will both demonstrate their revenue cycle solutions at the HFMA National Institute (ANI) 2015 conference, June 21-25 in Orlando, FL. Stop by booth #809 (Recondo) and booth #1237 (SSI) to learn how your organization can benefit.
SSI is a forward-thinking innovator that is powering the business of healthcare through improved flexibility, connectivity and integration. The company offers a single-vendor, end-to-end Revenue Cycle Management (RCM) solution featuring front-end patient access solutions; industry-leading, best-in-class billing and claims transmission; contract management, audit management, release of information and attachment processing; and an advanced analytics and business intelligence product suite. With over 800 direct payer connections through its EHNAC-certified clearinghouse, SSI processes 600 million transactions annually, totaling in excess of $800 billion in billed electronic claims revenue. For more information about SSI, please visit www.thessigroup.com.
About Recondo Technology
Recondo solutions achieve financial clarity for all participants within the healthcare revenue cycle. The result is a closer relationship with payers, a better healthcare experience for patients, and a confident and motivated staff that sees their value manifested in superior healthcare service. Recondo combines sophisticated rules architectures, legacy integration, and data mining to provide true interoperability for more than 850 US facilities and more than 500 payers. This new world of healthcare is Empowered by Recondo.