BRECKSVILLE, Ohio--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 1, 2018--
MedData, Inc., a MEDNAX (NYSE: MD) company and a leading provider of
patient-facing financial services for hospitals and health systems,
today announced Emily Fisher as Acting President.
Fisher has worked at MedData for over 16 years, progressing from Patient
Advocate to Chief Operating Officer, where she has served since fall of
2016. She says she’s excited for the new challenge and honored to lead a
company that is consistently at the forefront of the industry.
“I am grateful for this opportunity and eager to lead a truly innovative
company that is helping define the future of the entire revenue cycle
management industry. It is my privilege to work with such a dedicated
team of employees, and together we will continue to honor the great
responsibility our clients have given us by treating their patients with
the tremendous care they deserve,” Fisher said.
Under Fisher’s guidance, MedData has seen its services expand and its
business grow. She developed the company’s Government and Charity
Programs into a full-service solution that evaluates patient eligibility
for all available federal, state, county, and charity resources. She
also conceived and developed the Complex Claims Programs, which have
grown to include Appeals and Denials, Out-of-State Medicaid, Third Party
Liability, and Worker’s Compensation services.
Fisher will report directly to Joe Calabro, President of MEDNAX. Calabro
said the leadership teams at MEDNAX and MedData knew Fisher was someone
with a passion for delivering patient-focused solutions, building strong
client relationships, and maintaining the company’s vigorous culture.
"We feel strongly that Emily and the existing leadership team have the
intelligence, work ethic, passion, and drive to take MedData to new
heights,” Calabro said.
Fisher is taking over for Ann Barnes, who announced in May that she
would be stepping down as president and CEO on June 15 to pursue other
MedData, a MEDNAX (NYSE: MD) company, is a leading provider of
technology-enabled management services for hospitals and health systems
that serve the entire patient financial lifecycle from pre-visit through
post-discharge while improving the patient experience and helping them
engage better with their providers. For four decades, the company has
been providing innovative solutions to the medical community and serving
hundreds of millions of patients across numerous medical specialties.
MedData currently serves more than 10,000 physicians at a growing
network of 3,000+ facilities nationwide from its headquarters in
Brecksville, Ohio, and more than 20 regional offices across the U.S. To
learn more about MedData’s patient-focused solutions platform, please
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