FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
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Middletown, N.Y. – April 2, 2013 – Crystal Run Healthcare announces the addition of Ilene Rodriguez to the practice as the Director of Patient Accounts. Ms. Rodriguez’s responsibilities as Director of Patient accounts with Crystal Run Healthcare will be to support the financial operations of the practice and oversee the day to day operations of the Patient Accounts department.
Ms. Rodriguez joins Crystal Run Healthcare with over twenty years of experience in patient accounts and medical billing with organizations such as Winthrop University Hospital and Cornell University Medical College. Prior to joining Crystal Run Healthcare, Ms. Rodriguez spent over ten years with Winthrop University Hospital where she held the titles of Billing Manager and most recently, Assistant Director for the Clinical Practice Billing System (CPBS) department. In her role as Assistant Director, Rodriguez was responsible for the day to day operations of the CPBS department which consisted of over 150 employees. Ms. Rodriguez earned her Associates of Science in Business Administration from LaGuardia Community College in Long Island City, NY and holds a Certificate in Leadership Development from Hofstra University in Mineola, NY.
“We are very pleased to welcome Ilene as our new Director of Patient Accounts. Ilene brings with her to Crystal Run Healthcare an impressive resume and extensive experience in patient accounts that will continue to help us service our patients at the highest level,” said Erlene Washington, Senior Vice President of Finance and Accounting at Crystal Run Healthcare.
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About Crystal Run Healthcare: Crystal Run Healthcare is a premier multi-specialty group practice, and is among the fastest growing medical practices in the country. Crystal Run Healthcare includes over 300 providers, in over 40 medical specialties with 14 practice locations focusing on the healthcare needs of the mid-Hudson Valley and lower Catskill region. Crystal Run has a strong commitment to primary care, employing an outstanding group of physicians representing the specialties of Internal Medicine, Obstetrics/Gynecology, Family Practice, Geriatrics and Pediatrics. The practice also includes unsurpassed sub-specialists in a wide variety of medical and surgical specialties and sub-specialties. Crystal Run Healthcare offers fully accredited digital radiology and laboratory services and is a national leader in the use and advancement of electronic health records (EHR). Crystal Run Healthcare is accredited by The Joint Commission and is designated by the NCQA as a Level 3 Patient Centered-Medical Home. The practice was among the first 27 health care organizations in the nation to participate as an Accountable Care Organization (ACO) in the Medicare Shared Savings Program (MSSP) effective April 2012. NCQA recognition of Crystal Run as an Early Adopter seeking ACO Accreditation in January 2012 culminated in December 2012 with Crystal Run Healthcare achieving NCQA Level 2 ACO Accreditation. For more information about Crystal Run Healthcare visit our website at www.crystalrunhealthcare.com or call 845.615.6832.