(Premier Level Services below are only available to CMHN Members)
Children's Mercy Health Network (CMHN) Premier Level Service members will enjoy all the benefits of the Affiliate Level Services plus these additional resources:
Premier Business Partners
Clinical Advances in Pediatrics
CMHN provides members the opportunity to attend the annual Clinical Advances in Pediatrics symposium at no charge (non-member fee is $450). Children's Mercy Health Network is proud to sponsor the annual Clinical Advances in Pediatrics symposium and is committed to providing timely educational programs to all health care professionals involved in the care of children.
KaMMCO is a member-directed mutual insurance company that provides Children's Mercy Health Network members liability insurance coverage for physicians, hospitals, medical groups, and other health care professionals. Members can benefit from competitive premiums and premium discount, aggressive defense of meritless claims, education programs, and numerous other risk-management services. - visit partner site
Through a partnership with (e)Merge, CMHN offers innovative, patient-centric marketing initiatives and medical mystery shopping services that enhances patient experiences and stimulates increased referrals. (e)Merge experts provide assistance with creating outstanding patient experiences. In addition, they have a clear understanding of what today's healthcare consumers are seeking when selecting providers. CMHN members receive exclusive discounts up to 20% on many services. - visit partner site
AnswerPro Limited offers CMHN members excellent telephone answering services that are HIPAA-compliant, EMR-compatible and state-of-the-art. CMHN members can realize estimated first-year savings of $1448 through waived fees for activation, holiday services, dedicated line usage, text messaging, advance deposit, voice logging, patching fee, billing fees for individual users and ANI fees. - visit partner site
NuWay Credentials works with CMHN physician and administrative members to ensure quality, timely and confidential credentialing services. CMHN members can benefit from 15+ years of credentialing experience and current knowledge of healthcare credentialing charges and requirements, receive up to a 15% discount on customary charges, up-to-date reporting, application tracking and more.
Practice Support Resources
Practice Support Resources, Inc. provides CMHN members training books, coding reference manuals, self-study packets, web seminars, on-line audio courses, practice guidelines, benchmarks and other healthcare administration educational materials. CMHN members receive a 10% discount on publications, free subscription to Possibilities in Practice Management, free access to PSR's library of articles and many more educational resources. - visit partner site
Validity Screening Solutions
Validity Screening Solutions is a national provider of employment screening, drug screening, assessment testing and remains on the cutting edge of technology. CMHN members can receive a comprehensive criminal history package with a multi-state Sex Offender Registry search and search of the Healthcare Sanctions Registry as well as all other Validity services at reduced rates. Validity provides training and up-to-date information regarding the background screening process. - visit partner site
GreenFlag Profit Recovery
GreenFlag Profit Recovery offers CMHN members third-party collection services at the highest documented recovery rate and lowest possible cost. GreenFlag's 24/7 interactive website capability for managing accounts and creating customized reports sets their services apart. The first-party services allow GreenFlag to mail clients statements, internal past due letters, make outbound calls, receive inbound calls and other accounts receivables services. - visit partner site
Other CMHN Services
CMHN Insider Newsletter
CMHN provides all participants with a periodic (1-3/month) e-mail updating everyone on CMHN activities. Updates may include information about new or changing business partners, upcoming educational events and other news throughout the network.
Quarterly Office Manager Networking Breakfasts and Monthly Educational Opportunities
CMHN offers quarterly office manager networking breakfasts at the Sheraton Kansas City Hotel at Crown Center. This provides pediatric office managers the opportunity to network with other pediatric office managers in CMHN and discuss current topics and issues specific to pediatrics. Other monthly educational opportunities are available to CMHN members and their office staff. Topics have included: ICD-10 preparation, coding and billing seminars, HIPAA, HR issues, practice marketing and other trainings geared toward the pediatric office.
* In order to take advantage of these services, simply contact the company and tell them you are a member in good standing with CMHN.