Louisville, KY – December 9, 2013
ZirMed®, a leading health information connectivity and management solutions company, today announced it has received a 2013 Eagle Award of Excellence in the large company category by Business First, the source for Louisville business news. The Business First Business of the Year Awards celebrates excellence in the southeast regional business community and recognizes companies that have achieved recent outstanding accomplishments over the last year.
Since 2007, when ZirMed won the Eagle Award of Excellence in the small company category, the company has been growing at a record pace due to increased market demand for its solutions. Specifically, earlier this year, ZirMed announced that it signed over 900 new customers in 2013, including John Muir Health and Holston Medical Group. ZirMed also launched three new products this year: ZirMed Analytics, and Patient Estimation.
“The city of Louisville and surrounding communities have been incredibly supportive of ZirMed and helped fuel the recent growth of our company. This recognition is a testament to our sophisticated technology and ZirMed’s commitment to making client needs our top priority,” said Tom Butts, CEO, ZirMed. “The healthcare industry is a dynamic, complex and rapidly growing market, and due to the flexibility of our solutions we are able to help our clients succeed in this ever-changing environment. It is an honor to be recognized by Business First for our company’s accomplishments, and we are proud that we’ve been able to impact the regional business community.”
The winners of the Business of the Year Awards were selected by a panel of judges including representatives from Kentuckiana Works, Leadership Louisville, Deming Malone Livesay & Ostroff, Great Northern Holding and America’s Finest Filters Inc. Winners were first announced December 3rd during an awards ceremony at the Kentucky International Convention Center.
ZirMed leverages its national database of healthcare payment information to cure administrative burdens and increase financial performance. ZirMed’s solutions aggregate and leverage data from its national network of over 1,200 payers, 185,000 providers and patients to facilitate, manage, and analyze clinical and financial communications among all three constituencies while driving patient engagement. ZirMed’s solutions include clinical connectivity solutions, comprehensive analytics, eligibility verification, online payment, credit/debit card processing, claims management, coding compliancy and reimbursement management, electronic remittance advice, patient statements, patient estimation, patient e-commerce solutions and lockbox services.
For more information about the Business of the Year Awards and 2013 recipients, please click here. Business First will also publish the complete list of award winners in a special awards supplement on December 6th.
Founded in 1999, ZirMed is one of healthcare’s premier health information connectivity and management solutions companies. ZirMed combines innovative software development with the industry’s most advanced transactional network and business analytics platform to give organizations a clearer view of their financial and operational performance. ZirMed’s industry-leading technology and client support have been recognized as Best in KLAS® in 2010 & 2011—modernizing critical connections between providers, patients and payers to improve the business and process of healthcare. Our nationwide network facilitates, manages and analyzes billions of healthcare transactions, driving bottom-line performance with clinical communications, comprehensive analytics, eligibility, claims management, coding compliance, reimbursement management and patient payment services including credit card processing, online payments, statements, estimation and payment plan management. For more information about ZirMed, visit www.ZirMed.com.