Press Releases

ARx Healthcare Names Executive VP of Business Development

Posted by on Sep 9, 2013 in Press Releases | Comments Off

Veteran sales and management pro to grow Franklin company’s client base, partner alliances Published August 9, 2013 by NashvillePost.c… Franklin-based health care business office solutions company ARx Healthcare announced today it has named Greg Wilder as executive vice president of business development. Wilder (pictured) will spearhead the development, implementation and management of all company sales and marketing efforts as well as oversee the strategy for expanding ARx’s client base, growing sales and building partner...

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St. Vincent Health Selects ARx for Extended Revenue Cycle Services

Posted by on Feb 28, 2013 in Press Releases | Comments Off

FRANKLIN, Tenn. – St.Vincent Health is expanding its long-term relationship with ARx, adding extended revenue cycle management services to more of its facilities to help increase cash flow and improve margins. ARx will assist in the management of billing, revenue recovery and accounts receivables collections. ARx will also be assisting St. Vincent in the migration of two of its hospitals into the organization’s central business office (CBO) operations center. The two newest hospitals are St. Vincent Salem Hospital, a 25-bed facility in...

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Healthcare Industry Contributes $30 Billion to Nashville Economy

Posted by on Feb 24, 2013 in Press Releases | Comments Off

HEALTH CARE INDUSTRY CONTRIBUTES $30 BILLION ANNUALLY TO NASHVILLE ECONOMY Health Care is Largest and Fastest Growing Local Employer   NASHVILLE – Nashville’s health care industry contributes nearly $30 billion and 210,000 jobs to the local economy, according to an economic impact study released today by the Nashville Health Care Council. The industry also has a far global reach, with 56 health care company headquarters* that generate nearly 400,000 jobs and more than $62 billion in revenues worldwide.  “The health care industry is...

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Small But Mighty: Rural Hospitals Cope With Many Challenges – July 28, 2009

Posted by on Feb 10, 2013 in Press Releases | Comments Off

By Barbara Kram, Editor This report originally appeared in the July 2009 issue of DOTmed Business News As politicians in Washington duke it out over health care, rural and community hospitals are certain to be a focus. The mission of primary care, the need for chronic disease management and caring for the uninsured are priorities for small hospitals and for national health policy. Whatever form reform takes, the nation’s rural hospitals are likely to benefit, or at least not be overlooked (Policy Update: Government Agencies Showing New...

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ARx Spells the Difference in Hospitals Staying Afloat – April 28, 2009

Posted by on Feb 5, 2013 in Press Releases | Comments Off

DotMed.Com News By Rabia Paracha, DotMed.Com Project Manager (For full story, go to: http://www.dotmed.com/news/story/8924/) Business, administrative, and office functions of a hospital are almost as important as the clinical functions to the quality of care provided. In fact, these office functions can spell the difference in staying afloat. The most successful provider organizations recognize the need for a business partner who can generate all the revenue to which the organization is entitled. ARx, LLC, a Tennessee-based company has...

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Case Study – Full Business Office Outsourcing Services

Posted by on Feb 4, 2013 in Press Releases | Comments Off

ARx CLIENT The ARx client featured in this case study is a not-for-profit, integrated healthcare system in the eastern United States that serves more than 3.5 million people in 34 counties spanning three states. The system has over 26 facilities that include large acute care hospitals, small rural hospitals and a number of outpatient centers and specialty clinics. SITUATION/ CHALLENGE In 2006 the healthcare system purchased a 60-bed Community Hospital from another large hospital system. At the time of acquisition, the hospital was operating...

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