Geisinger has been honored all eight years of the award’s existence
DANVILLE, PA -- Geisinger Health System is one of 10 health care providers named by the Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA) as a 2016 MAP Award recipient for high performance in revenue cycle. Geisinger has now been honored all eight years of the award’s existence.
HFMA's MAP program recognizes health care provider groups that have excelled in meeting industry benchmarks in revenue cycle performance, implemented patient-centered financial practices, and achieved outstanding patient satisfaction scores.
“We are pleased to be honored again by HFMA for high performance in revenue cycle, particularly for our efforts to meet the needs of our patients,” said Kevin Brennan, CPA, FHFMA, executive vice president of finance and chief financial officer of Geisinger Health System. “We strive to do the best by our patients and this award reflects upon our efforts to implement patient-centered financial practices, resulting in a proven patient financial experience.”
AtlantiCare, a member of Geisinger Health System, also earned a MAP Award for the second time. Both Geisinger and AtlantiCare will both be recognized by HFMA’s annual conference in June.
Geisinger is an integrated health services organization widely recognized for its innovative use of the electronic health record and the development of innovative care delivery models such as ProvenHealth Navigator®, ProvenCare® and ProvenExperience®. As one of the nation’s largest health service organizations, Geisinger serves more than 3 million residents throughout 45 counties in central, south-central and northeast Pennsylvania, and also in southern New Jersey at AtlantiCare, a Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award recipient. In 2017, the Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine and Geisinger Jersey Shore Hospital became the newest members of the Geisinger Family. The physician-led system is comprised of approximately 30,000 employees, including nearly 1,600 employed physicians, 13 hospital campuses, two research centers, and a 583,000-member health plan, all of which leverage an estimated $12.7 billion positive impact on the Pennsylvania and New Jersey economies. Geisinger has repeatedly garnered national accolades for integration, quality and service. In addition to fulfilling its patient care mission, Geisinger has a long-standing commitment to medical education, research and community service. For more information, visit Geisinger.org, or connect with us on Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn and Twitter.