With expansion, Health Check also grows in place

Published: Thursday, February 6, 2014 at 12:40 PM.

State grant dollars, it is hoped, will help offset some of the costs of those technology upgrades and the enhancement of infrastructure.

The company is technology-driven, the corporate offices linked to 23 hospitals – as well as the Oxford facility – around the country to provide auditing services.

In short strokes, Health Check is the financial bulwark for hospitals, assuring that after billing the hospital is receiving all appropriate reimbursement from insurance companies.

“From here we are in hospitals across the country,” Thiel said. “We are what you would call a revenue recovery company for hospitals.”

At the call center, insurance companies are contacted regarding final bills and payments.

The auditing arm combs through reams of hospital bills and spread sheets, analyzing any shortfalls in insurance reimbursement.

The company must operate under strict guidelines which mirror those under which hospitals operate.

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