INDIANAPOLIS, Dec. 16 RealMed has been ranked the #1 Claims and Clearinghouse Service in the 2009 Top 20 Best in KLAS Awards: Software & Professional Services report. RealMed is a dynamic revenue cycle management solution providing advanced, online, automated transactions processing between healthcare providers and all payers. KLAS is an independent research firm specializing in vendor performance measurement in the software, professional services, and medical equipment categories.
RealMed's 2009 'Best in KLAS' award follows on the heels of its first place ranking in the KLAS ambulatory clearinghouse services specialty report, Managing the Claim and Getting Paid: Ambulatory Clearinghouse Services, published in June.
In winning the 'Best in KLAS' award, RealMed achieved the category's highest overall score of 93.2% (out of 100%). In addition:
"For more than a decade, the Best in KLAS awards have recognized healthcare technology companies that set the standard for delivering the best experience to providers," said KLAS President Adam Gale. "The Best in KLAS distinction honors more than just a good product or service. It represents a commitment to meeting customer expectations in every phase of the buying process - from the sales presentation to implementation to ongoing service and support."
Phil Christianson, RealMed CEO, stated, "Our roots in real-time claims service caused us to look deeply at provider workflow. We take pride in delivering both technology and personal service to providers that continually meet their needs. It is very gratifying to have our clients acknowledge the quality of our services and to show their commitment to us because that's just what we strive for. We're excited to be recognized as being the best of the best.
"In addition to having provided our clients an array of new products and upgrades, we continue to invest in new service solutions. These new services include payment assurance, a claims edit manager, and 5010 and ICD 10 compliance."
RealMed uses the power of the internet to automate healthcare transactions and information exchange between providers, payers and patients. This capability, together with more powerful reporting and workflow enhancing features, can significantly enhance administrative efficiency and dramatically improve cash flow for providers. RealMed serves professional providers ranging from one doctor practices to the nation's largest academic medical centers and specialty providers for all aspects of their revenue cycle management needs. Visit www.realmed.com
KLAS is a research firm specializing in monitoring and reporting the performance of healthcare vendors. KLAS' mission is to improve delivery, by independently measuring vendor performance for the benefit of our healthcare provider partners, consultants, investors, and vendors. Working together with executives from over 4500 hospitals and over 2500 clinics, KLAS delivers timely reports, trends, and statistics, which provide a solid overview of vendor performance in the industry. KLAS measures performance of software, professional services, and medical equipment vendors. For more information, go to www.KLASresearch.com, email marketing@KLASresearch.com, or call 1-800-920-4109 to speak with a KLAS representative. ©2009 KLAS Enterprises, LLC. All rights reserved
-- 96% of RealMed clients said they would buy RealMed again; and
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