Leading Provider of Technology-Enabled Revenue Cycle Management Services Improves Claims Management and Reimbursement

Kansas City, MO, April 10, 2017 – Pulse Systems, Inc. a Revenue Cycle Management (“RCM”) company with advanced medical billing services and technologies, announced today the new release of PulseCloud TM, aimed at helping physician practices improve their billing and reimbursement functions, critical for the financial health and sustainability of their organizations.PulseCloudTM currently delivers an effective claims management system that streamlines a practice’s payment collections. When using PulseCloud, medical practices can manage claims and quickly respond to patient billing inquiries. The result is a simplified and timely patient collection cycle that reduces write-offs resulting in lost revenue and enhances the patient experience.This new version also offers PulseCloud Lockbox, which provides a secure and central location for practices to track payments and view the information needed to complete the lifecycle of a claim. Physician practices can post Lockbox payments from both patients and payers, balance the contents of the Lockbox and post payments to patients’ accounts. This functionality improves RCM integrity by giving practices timely access to accurate payment information and ensuring faster processing.PulseCloud features a new ‘Revenue at Risk’ dashboard that shows the number of appointments for which claims have not been posted. With instant access to their claim status information, physician practices can be more proactive in their claim submission process and take immediate action to minimize potential financial loss. Additionally, PulseCloud allows clients to record timely filing rules for initial filing against a primary payer. This added functionality assures providers submit claims within the payer’s filing deadline so that claims get accepted, maximizing reimbursements.“Pulse offers comprehensive RCM services that help physicians get paid faster, simplify work and improve the delivery of patient services,” said Chris Walls, President, and CEO of Pulse. “PulseCloud improves RCM management for practices and gives them quick access to patient billing information, reducing claim errors to receive payments faster.”PulseCloud is a comprehensive suite of integrated technologies that support billing, practice management, EHR, patient engagement, e-prescribing, reporting and analytics. With PulseCloud, there is no hardware or software to install or maintain and the solution can easily scale to meet the capacity and performance needs of physician practices.

About Pulse:

Pulse is a Revenue Cycle Management (RCM) company with advanced medical billing services and technologies that help physicians get paid, simplify work and improve the delivery of patient services. Pulse is recognized as a leading provider of SaaS and mobile solutions including integrated Electronic Health Records (EHR), Practice Management (PM), population health, electronic prescription, medical billing clearinghouse, patient engagement, and payment technologies to physicians, medical service providers and patients. Thousands of providers across over 40 specialties use Pulse to ensure they achieve the best possible financial and clinical outcomes.Pulse is part of the Cegedim Healthcare Software division, owned and operated by Cegedim, a global healthcare technology company. To learn more or to request a demonstration of Pulse’s solutions, please visit us at www.pulseinc.com or call 800.444.0882.

About Cegedim:

Founded in 1969, Cegedim is an innovative technology and services company in the field of digital data flow management for healthcare ecosystems and B2B, and a business software publisher for healthcare and insurance professionals. Cegedim employs more than 4,200 people in more than 10 countries and generated revenue of €457 million in 2017. Cegedim SA is listed in Paris (EURONEXT: CGM). To learn more, please visit: www.cegedim.com.Press ContactsKetty Wilson, Communications ManagerPulse Systems, Inc.316-928-8268kwilson@pulseinc.comAude Balleydier, Media Relations and Communications ManagerCegedim+33 (0)1 49 09 68 81aude.balleydier@cegedim.fr