MRO Corp. Continues Western Expansion with Three New Release-of-Information Contracts
MRO extends geographic footprint in the western United States through contracts for disclosure management technology, services to three new healthcare organizations
Under the agreements, each of the facilities will utilize ROI Online® to manage and maintain control over the release-of-information (ROI) process and improve health information management (HIM) departmental processes. MRO now provides staffed ROI services for:
- Renown Health based in Reno, Nev.; a locally-owned, not-for-profit integrated healthcare network comprised of four hospitals with 946 total beds, a 16-location medical group and nine urgent care centers.
- Saint Mary’s Regional Medical Center based in Reno, Nev.; a 380-bed acute-care and general medical/surgical hospital.
- Chandler Regional Medical Center based in Chandler, Ariz.; a 243-bed acute-care not-for-profit community hospital.
With the addition of ROI Online, each of the three healthcare organizations will be able to exert more control over the ROI process, improve compliance, enhance customer service, increase policy enforcement, decrease turnaround time and leverage technology. Additionally, St. Mary’s Regional Medical Center will utilize MRO’s AUDITRENDS Online payer audit tracking and reporting application to effectively manage the Recovery Audit Contractor (RAC) process, and other payer audits, from the initial medical records request through the appeals and payment resolution.
“With increased regulation and legislation affecting how healthcare providers disclose PHI, progressive organizations are re-evaluating their policies, procedures and technology,” says Steve Hynes, president of MRO. “We’re excited about the growing interest in MRO’s technology-driven services across the country, and we look forward to providing our new clients in the West with disclosure management tools that will keep them ahead of the curve as the healthcare industry evolves.”
About MRO Corp.
MRO, a leader in disclosure management and health information exchange (HIE), offers healthcare providers an enterprise-wide solution for the secure and compliant exchange of protected health information (PHI). Through a proprietary disclosure management platform, MRO offers a combination of market expertise and technology-driven services to enable facilities to achieve a higher level of compliance oversight, mitigate risk and achieve meaningful use. The company offers a full range of solutions, spanning release-of-information (ROI), audit compliance and tracking, HIPAA consent restriction management, accounting of disclosures, meaningful use and document management solutions. MRO also provides electronic HIE connections: esMD for CMS audits, patient and provider portals, and Social Security Administration (SSA) portals for disability determination. As a Health Information Service Provider (HISP), MRO features direct secure messaging services for healthcare providers. For additional information, visit www.mrocorp.com.