Conshohocken, PA. – April 30, 2019 – BlackTree Healthcare Consulting (“BlackTree”), the leader in post-acute healthcare consulting, is proud to announce the appointment of Will Boyd as Program Director of Revenue Cycle Outsourcing. He brings over 20 years of healthcare management experience and national recognition as a home health and hospice reimbursement expert to the position.
As Program Director of Revenue Cycle Outsourcing, Mr. Boyd will guide the development and implementation of reimbursement strategies as well as billing and collections engagements for BlackTree’s home health, hospice, and skilled nursing facility clients. He will also take a pivotal role in staff development.
“At a time when regulatory change is disrupting the industry and creating major reimbursement and revenue cycle concerns, the prospect of helping healthcare providers nationwide to successfully navigate these challenges is a thrilling opportunity,” said Mr. Boyd.
Mr. Boyd formerly served as the Director of Reimbursement Services for Bayada Home Health Care, one of the largest home health agencies in the country with over 300 locations in 22 states. Throughout his nine years at Bayada, Mr. Boyd’s achievements included substantial reductions in Days Sales Outstanding, Days Credit Outstanding, and Bad Debt. He also contributed to numerous operations improvements and reporting procedures.
“Adding Will’s expertise and leadership to our senior management team is a significant advance for BlackTree from an operational standpoint,” said Jess Stover, BlackTree Partner and Principal.
“His keen ability to produce positive fiscal and operational change inspires a level of confidence that many healthcare agencies are searching for at a time of severe regulatory uncertainty,” added Mike Freytag, BlackTree Founding Partner and Managing Principal. “We’re very fortunate to have him aboard.”
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BlackTree Healthcare Consulting provides the strategies, resources, and expertise that healthcare agencies use to fulfill their vision. Through BlackTree’s inclusive suite of support services, agencies develop agile revenue cycle and clinical practices which ensure regulatory compliance and improve operational efficiency.