Advanced Patient Advocacy Announces acquisition of ParrishShaw

Advanced Patient Advocacy, LLC (APA) announced the acquisition of ParrishShaw, an industry leader in insurance recovery, denial management, and other revenue cycle support solutions. The acquisition further enhances Advanced Patient Advocacy’s ability to offer a premium revenue cycle service continuum to both existing and future clients.

“Advanced Patient Advocacy and ParrishShaw have an extensive history of working together to provide outstanding revenue cycle solutions throughout the healthcare industry. Today’s announcement formalizes our long-standing strategic relationship and will allow a combined organization to extend our service offering to existing and future clients,” stated Kevin Groner, CEO of Advanced Patient Advocacy.

“The entire team at ParrishShaw is very excited about joining the APA family. The mission, vision, and values of both organizations align together extremely well, which will enhance our ability to quickly approach the market with a combined set of services that will materially move the needle for the hospitals we serve,” said Julie Shaw, Principal of ParrishShaw.

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, Healthcare Exchanges, Disability, Workers Compensation, Motor Vehicle, and General Liability. APA services healthcare organizations on a nationwide basis and has built its reputation by creating customized screening and enrollment solutions to address client-specific needs.

ParrishShaw offers industry-leading revenue cycle services to healthcare organizations on a national basis. Services within the revenue cycle continuum include denial management and appeals, aged insurance accounts receivable management, out-of-state Medicaid credentialing, and system conversion claim inventory recovery. ParrishShaw has established itself as a valued business partner to its clients by providing maximum flexibility and creativity in solving critical business challenges.

For more information about Advanced Patient Advocacy, contact Rodney Napier at 877.272.6001 or visit

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