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BESLER Consulting Expands its Care Coordination and Compliance Practice
BESLER Consulting, a leading financial and operational consultancy to healthcare providers, is pleased to announce the expansion of their Care Coordination and Compliance practice, with the addition of Nadene R. Taniguchi RN, CCM, PAHM.
“Ms. Taniguchi’s unique skill set and experience in Case Management Program Development, Utilization Review Committee Assessment, and Coding Compliance Revenue Cycle enhancement, will be extremely valuable to our clients,” according to David Bongiovanni, CEO of BESLER Consulting.
“The increase in Governmental and Commercial recovery audits, with many focused on medical necessity, results in a need for Hospitals to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of Case Management,”
Prior to joining BESLER Consulting, Ms. Taniguchi was the Administrative Director, Care Coordination for Cooper University Hospital in Camden, New Jersey, where her responsibilities included Case Management, Social Work and Home Care Coordination. In this position Ms. Taniguchi was instrumental in implementing a new Case Management model that resulted in an annualized expense reduction of $600k, while decreasing length of stay and denials.
About BESLER Consulting
Founded in 1986 to offer reimbursement services to acute care hospitals, BESLER Consulting today provides consulting expertise in many other areas including coding, revenue cycle management, health information, compliance, accreditation, clinical staffing and interim management in a variety of provider settings.
The BESLER Consulting Compliance team has developed a comprehensive solution for case management operational improvements;
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BESLER Consultants are experts in revenue cycle analysis and optimization, reimbursement regulations and maximization, coding audits and education, RAC audits and appeals, and accreditation/