For Immediate Release: Richmond, VA — April 30, 2013 Advanced Patient Advocacy, LLC (APA) announced today the signing of one of its new clients, Bethesda Health, in Boynton Beach, FL. APA will provide Liability Claims and Workers Compensation Management services, which assist hospitals in identifying additional coverage opportunities for uninsured and underinsured patients while optimizing payor sources for those who are insured.
Bethesda Health, Inc. includes the 401 bed Bethesda Hospital East and 80 bed Bethesda Hospital West, both located in Boynton Beach, FL. Bethesda Hospital East, which opened in 1959, is a fully accredited, community, not-for-profit hospital offering a full array of healthcare services. Bethesda Hospital West opened in January of 2013.
“Advanced Patient Advocacy has demonstrated the level of expertise and compassion this type of work requires. Their commitment to patients and advocacy approach made them the right fit for our organization“, said Joanne Aquilina, Chief Financial Officer at Bethesda Health.
“We are very fortunate to have the opportunity to partner with the team at Bethesda Health. We share the same passion and dedication for serving patients in this community”, said Abby Birch, Director of Client Development at APA
Advanced Patient Advocacy, LLC is a privately owned company that provides a comprehensive suite of enrollment services to healthcare organizations to assist patients in navigating and connecting to payer solutions which include Medicaid, Workers Compensation, Motor Vehicle, Disability and General Liability. APA services healthcare organizations on a nationwide basis and has built its reputation by revolutionizing the way screening and enrollment services are provided.