News and Events
April 2012 - For Immediate Release:
ASTERINO & ASSOCIATES, INC.
DOCTOR SOLUTIONS, INC.
Asterino & Associates, Inc, a leading provider of physician billing and practice management services announced it has finalized a plan of merger with Phoenix based medical billing and EMR company Doctor Solutions, Inc, effective April 1, 2012. The combined company will be called Asterino & Associates, Inc. and will be based in Scottsdale, Arizona.
The combined organization leverages each company’s strength in revenue cycle management, Electronic Medical Record (EMR) installation and support, and practice management services. “This merger increases our competitiveness and addresses the complex healthcare environment that has created significant challenges and exciting new opportunities for growth. We believe our joint operations, and future strategic acquisitions in the medical billing space, will better position us to meet market challenges on behalf of our clients,” said Christopher J. Asterino, Chairman and CEO of Asterino & Associates, Inc.
Tess Kelso-Bans, President and CEO of Doctor Solutions Inc. will join Asterino & Associates, Inc and lead the company’s EMR and technology division. “There is significant opportunity in the EMR and technology space to improve revenue for our physician clients,” said Kelso-Bans. “A&A’s 25 years of experience will allow us to focus on assisting our clients in reducing delivery cost by automating their practices and achieving meaningful use.”
Websites: www.AsterinoandAssociates.com http://dsi.md Please direct questions regarding this press release, Asterino & Associates services, or how to become part of the Asterino & Associates family of companies to advisory board member Anthony Baumann by email: firstname.lastname@example.org or call: (480) 991-8100 Ext. 110
June 27, 2011 - For Immediate Release:
Arizona Integrated Physicians (AIP) partners with Asterino & Associates, Inc. (A&A) for Revenue Cycle Management Services.
Revenue Cycle Management
AIP has partnered with Asterino & Associates, Inc., a premier revenue cycle management company that has the expertise, experience and technology necessary to maximize your practice's revenue while minimizing your costs. Outsourcing revenue cycle management relieves your practice of the burden of insurance and patient billing, providing you and your staff more time to do what you love and do best - providing quality care for your patients!
Benefits of Outsourcing Revenue Cycle Management
- Save time and resources
- Increased cash flow
- Reduced operating costs
- Increased productivity
- Decreased days in accounts receivable
- Lower bad debt expense
- Compliance with medical billing rules and regulations
- Improved patient/customer satisfaction with financial services
- Monthly reporting and analytics
Contemporary medical billing has become almost as complex as the practice of medicine itself and is only becoming more complicated with recent legislative changes and ICD-10 on the horizon. Outsourcing your practice’s revenue cycle management to a trusted AIP partner offers a significant opportunity for medical practices to reduce business overhead, improve cash flow and allow physicians to focus on delivering patient care.
AIP encourages you to contact Asterino & Associates, Inc., our new revenue cycle management partner, to schedule a time to meet and discuss their services and how they can assist your practice:
Asterino and Associates, Inc.
9827 N. 95th Street, Suite 105
Scottsdale, Arizona 85258
Telephone: 480.991.8100 x102
Arizona Integrated Physicians (AIP) is a physician-owned organization comprised of more than 550 physicians, including approximately 130 primary care physicians and 420 specialty care physicians. AIP was founded in 1994 and has evolved to become a nationally recognized leader in implementing comprehensive quality and care management programs, pay-for-performance models, outcome improvement measures and tiered provider reimbursement models tied to quality measures and patient outcomes.
As a physician-owned and physician-governed organization, AIP is dedicated to becoming a clinically integrated physician network that enhances the viability and sustainability of independent physicians.