The Cost of Care (Consulting Magazine)

If you asked healthcare consulting leaders to list the industry’s top challenges at any point in the past decade, you’d hear a litany of thorny issues: the Affordable Care Act, razor-thin profit margins, ICD-10 compliance, patient safety, the physician supply, HIPAA, legacy technology, revenue cycle optimization, electronic health records (EHR), interoperability, MACRA and much more. Ask the same question today, …

Cumberland Consulting Group Named One of the Nation’s Top 100 Healthcare IT Companies

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (June 8, 2018) – Cumberland Consulting Group has been included on The Healthcare Informatics 100 list for the seventh time. The prestigious list is a compilation of the top 100 healthcare information technology companies operating in the United States, based on healthcare IT (HIT) revenues from the most recent fiscal year. Cumberland is listed as No. 82 on the …

Cumberland Recognized for Most Consistently Exceeding Expectations in KLAS HIT Assessment & Strategic Planning Report

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (June 6, 2018) – When it comes to partnering with healthcare organizations on IT assessments and strategic planning, Cumberland leads all consulting firms in most consistently exceeding expectations, according to the recently published KLAS report, HIT Assessment & Strategic Planning 2018. The report compiles feedback from interviews with leaders from 83 healthcare organizations that recently completed or were involved …

KLAS: Which health IT consulting firms exceed hospitals’ expectations? (Becker’s Health IT & CIO Report)

Becker’s Health IT & CIO Report article written by Jessica Kim Cohen, May 31, 2018   Fifty-nine percent of provider organizations indicate the IT assessment and strategic planning firm they worked with exceeded their expectations, according to a KLAS Research report released in May. For the report, the health IT research firm interviewed leaders from 83 provider organizations that had …

Cumberland Recognized as One of the Best Places to Work in Healthcare for Sixth Year in a Row

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (May 17, 2018) – Cumberland Consulting Group, a leading healthcare consulting and services firm, has been selected by Modern Healthcare as one of the 2018 Best Places to Work in Healthcare. This is the firm’s sixth consecutive year on the prestigious list, which identifies and recognizes outstanding employers in the healthcare industry based on employee survey results. Since …

Cumberland Consulting Group Expands Managed Services Practice with LinkEHR Acquisition

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (May 14, 2018) – Cumberland Consulting Group, a leading healthcare consulting and services firm, has acquired Madison, Wis.-based LinkEHR, an EHR-focused managed services firm specializing in Tier 1, 2 and 3 application support for health systems. LinkEHR provides remote application support, including Epic Help Desk services, application break-fix and maintenance support for the full suite of Epic applications. …

Cumberland Consulting Group Announces Sponsorship of 20th Annual Medicaid and Government Pricing Congress

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (May 9, 2018) – Cumberland Consulting Group, a leading healthcare consulting and services firm, has signed on as the Signature Sponsor of CBI’s Medicaid and Government Pricing Congress, which will take place May 21—23 at Disney’s Yacht and Beach Club in Orlando, Fla. The conference is the premier educational event for pharmaceutical and biotech professionals working within the …

Cumberland Consulting Group Names Tom Howard Partner

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (March 6, 2018) – Cumberland Consulting Group expands its Payer Division’s leadership team with the promotion of Tom Howard to partner. Previously, Howard served as principal for the company. Howard has nearly two decades of experience leading payer and provider organizations through a variety of complex technology projects and providing strategic counsel for clients on issues ranging from data integration and …

Cumberland Consulting Group Announces Diamond Life Sciences Industry Track Sponsorship of Model N Rainmaker 2018

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Feb. 5, 2018) – Cumberland Consulting Group, a leading healthcare consulting and services firm, has signed on as the Diamond Life Sciences Industry Track sponsor at Model N Rainmaker 2018, the leading revenue management conference for pharmaceutical and life sciences professionals, which will take place Feb. 12—14 at the Omni La Costa Resort and Spa in Carlsbad, Calif. …

Chris Miller Named Partner at Cumberland Consulting Group

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Jan. 22, 2018) – Cumberland Consulting Group announces the promotion of 10-year company veteran Chris Miller to partner. Miller joins the leadership team of Cumberland’s Provider Division and will be leading the multi-year enterprise Epic implementation for the University of Vermont Health Network. Previously, Miller served as principal for the company. “Chris has made significant contributions to Cumberland over the past …