LOS ANGELES (PRWEB) June 06, 2018 – The Wilshire Group, a leading healthcare consulting firm, has added Rick Walsh to its team as a Senior Revenue Cycle Consultant. In this role, Rick will focus on engagements with healthcare organizations with a goal of increasing efficiency and ease of use within the revenue cycle.
“In today’s highly-complex, integrated healthcare organization it is vital to have a perspective that considers the entire scope of revenue cycle activity, not just a single function or workflow,” said Hank Smither, Managing Partner of The Wilshire Group. “Rick brings his experience in Hospital Billing, Charge Capture, and Revenue Cycle Management and Integrity to each client engagement. This ensures our clients continue to receive the high-level, hands-on support and value they expect from The Wilshire Group team.”
Previously, Rick was the Revenue Cycle Project Manager at St. Luke’s in Boise, Idaho where his role was managing the Revenue Cycle Workgroup which included HIM, HB, PB, Claims, Grand Central, Cadence, and all clinical charge capture through their Epic Implementation. Some key areas of focus for Rick were spearheading the implementation of Epic’s revenue cycle applications across the entire system and ensuring a streamlined, future state charge capture process.
Prior to joining The Wilshire Group, Rick worked at Epic for 3 years on the HB implementation team. Rick worked with numerous hospitals implementing hospital billing and charging, while serving as a customer revenue cycle lead. Rick also served as a charging application success owner where he worked with customer implementation teams to ensure a successful end to end charging implementation and internally within Epic developing tools to improve the implementation process.
Rick received his BA in Secondary Education from Edgewood College in Madison, WI. He currently lives in McFarland, WI with his wife and daughter.