September 9, 2013 – ORLANDO, Fl. – (BUSINESS WIRE) – VisiQuate, a leading business analytics and big data company announced today that a nationally recognized leader in healthcare revenue management and revenue cycle optimization has joined the company. Keith Eggert, FHFMA, formerly Vice President of Revenue Management for Orlando Health, is now EVP and General Manager, Healthcare at VisiQuate. He will continue to be based in Orlando, FL.
According to VisiQuate President & Co-Founder JK Kolmansberger, “This is a significant day for our company and I could not think of a single person who is a better fit for this position as we take VisiQuate to the next level. Keith, who is widely regarded as one of the most innovative in his field, brings a wealth of executive level healthcare revenue cycle experience, but even more importantly, he fits our unique culture.”
In his new role at VisiQuate, Mr. Eggert plans to help healthcare organizations meet the challenges they face from continued downward pressure on reimbursement. Eggert explained, “To fulfill their missions, healthcare providers will need to become more effective operationally by becoming truly data driven organizations that manage by exception. The advanced detection of anomalies and outliers coupled with predictive analytics and innovative business process automation are vital to ensuring long term health and prosperity for providers.”
At Orlando Health, Keith was responsible for all aspects of revenue cycle operations for Orlando Health’s seven hospitals, 500+ employed physicians and midlevel providers, and its home healthcare business. Most recently, he worked with VisiQuate in a pioneering effort that used business analytics to help physicians become more engaged with the business outcomes of the organization.
Keith is also a Fellow in the Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA) and served as the 2011-2012 Chair of the HFMA Board of Examiners. He is an alumnus of the HFMA US- UK Exchange program and has served as Chair of the HFMA KPI Committee and Chair of the HFMA Revenue Cycle Forum.
“Many of us have worked with Keith for 10+ years, so he already feels like part of the family”, said Brian Robertson, VisiQuate CEO & Founder. “It is great to have Keith on our side of the conference table. We are bouncing off the walls with enthusiasm and look forward to the many opportunities that will naturally result from Keith’s participation.”
Founded in 2009, VisiQuate delivers dynamic SaaS performance management solutions that transform decision-making throughout the enterprise, bridging the gap between Business Analytics and real-world results. Going beyond traditional Business Analytics, VisiQuate’s clients also benefit from the successful integration of actionable workflow, guided eLearning solutions, and a rich complement of industry domain experts who work closely with VisiQuate’s clients to help them achieve the best performance outcomes. Headquartered in Santa Rosa, CA, VisiQuate currently serves clients in healthcare, financial services, and other industries. For more information, visit www.visiquate.com or contact JK Kolmansberger at 717-579-7025.