EMH Regional Healthcare System has selected TransUnion’s Healthcare Revenue Cycle Platform (HRCP) to help address increasing bad debt and streamline administration of its charity care policy. The EMH Regional Healthcare System is a 434-bed, non-profit hospital system with campuses in Elyria, Amherst, and Avon, Ohio. For a century, the EMH Regional Healthcare System has served [...]
LiveVox, an on-demand voice portal company delivering robust outbound, inbound and automated call distribution voice applications for the billing and collections industry, announced that it has secured $5.0 million in Series F financing from existing investors, led by investor R&D Bauer Ventures, with participation from Bluefish Ventures, Lunsford Capital and individual investors. The funding will [...]
The Federal Trade Commission announced a complaint and proposed consent decree settling charges that a California-based “voice broadcaster” made over 46 million unlawful telemarketing calls. The proposed court order permanently bars the defendants from violating the FTC’s Telemarketing Sales Rule (TSR) and requires them to pay $180,000 in civil penalties. According to the complaint filed [...]
BSI eSolutions, LLC, a leading software development firm for the debt collection industry and authors of the industry’s leading legal collection software COGENT, today announced its newest product: COGENT Agency Edition. COGENT Agency Edition delivers the power of BSI’s rules engine as well as many other tools found in the standard edition of COGENT in [...]
Platinum Funding Group, a leading factoring company, announced the promotion of Anna Belkina to the position of Senior Business Development Officer for Special Situations. In her new role, Ms. Belkina, 26, will represent Platinum Funding Group in the investment banking, hedge fund, venture capital and private equity communities nationwide. “Ms. Belkina has been a valuable [...]
Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE: VZ) reported this week growth in its wireless earnings as well as growth in its wireless subscriber base, leading the company to $1.07 billion, or 37 cents a share in profits, slightly above analyst projections. On an annual basis, Verizon reported 2007 EPS of $1.90, compared with $1.88 per share from [...]
Healthcare reform proponents try to revive a bill that has been left for dead by its one-time leader.
Barack Obama is the top choice for president among insideARM readers, followed by Hillary Clinton, according to a poll conducted this month on the insideARM.com Web site. The top Republican choice was Mitt Romney, though he lagged Obama by more than 10 percentage points. The results come as somewhat of a surprise considering the reputation [...]
The latest summary includes coverage of 12 firms facing rough going.
Private label credit card leader Alliance Data reports weaker profits and stronger revenues for the quarter and the year, and demands Blackstone live up to its purchase plan.