Experienced senior executive selected to drive growth for the
comprehensive revenue cycle management provider
CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 8, 2017--
Navigant (NYSE:NCI) announces that James “Jim” Mapes has joined Navigant
as a key member of its healthcare practice leadership team and leader of
Navigant Cymetrix, a provider of comprehensive business process and
revenue cycle management solutions.
Mapes brings more than 25 years of senior management experience to the
leadership role, including more than a decade in healthcare business
process operations and technology services. He comes to Navigant from
Genpact (formerly GE Capital), where he led the organization’s global
healthcare business and served as practice leader for the integrated
healthcare and life sciences business.
“We are thrilled to have Jim at the helm of our Navigant Cymetrix team,”
said David Zito, managing director and Navigant healthcare segment
leader. “As Navigant continues to expand its revenue cycle capabilities,
Jim will lead a comprehensive growth strategy that spans Navigant
Cymetrix’s full line of end-to-end revenue cycle outsourcing solutions.”
Prior to Genpact, Mapes served as senior vice president for global BPO
growth, payment integrity, and operations at Optum, UnitedHealth Group’s
health services platform. He also worked in a variety of leadership
roles for such Fortune 50 organizations as WellPoint/Anthem Blue Cross
and Blue Shield, Perot Systems, AIG (American International Group), and
Prudential Insurance Company of America.
As a comprehensive business process and revenue cycle management
provider, Navigant Cymetrix offers services for each stage of the
revenue life cycle such as patient access, health information
management, patient financial services, coding, revenue integrity, and
accounts receivable follow up. Navigant Cymetrix clients can opt for a
comprehensive solution or any combination of the revenue cycle
components it offers. Uniquely, Navigant Cymetrix clients have the
benefit of accessing the deep expertise and skills from Navigant’s
healthcare consultancy consisting of over 600 healthcare consultants.
Navigant Cymetrix is the 2017 KLAS Category Leader Award recipient for
excellence in revenue cycle outsourcing.Since 2012, KLAS has
ranked Navigant Cymetrix first in extended business office services four
times out of the last five years.
“Navigant is committed to adding high-caliber leaders with diverse skill
sets across all of our practices,” said Lee A. Spirer, executive vice
president, global business leader at Navigant. “Jim’s extensive
experience creates great leverage for our teams to collaborate as we
broaden the scope of high impact and innovative solutions we offer our
clients across multiple industries.”
About Navigant Cymetrix
Navigant Cymetrix, a wholly owned subsidiary of Navigant Consulting,
Inc., provides healthcare organizations and physician practices with
comprehensive revenue cycle management solutions. Its solutions have the
flexibility to accommodate the specific needs of each client and are
designed to achieve high revenue cycle performance with a seamless
process integrating Patient Access Services, Revenue Integrity Services,
Health Information Management, and Patient Financial Services. More
information about Navigant Cymetrix can be found at navigantcymetrix.com.
Navigant Consulting, Inc. (NYSE: NCI) is a specialized, global
professional services firm that helps clients take control of their
future. Navigant’s professionals apply deep industry knowledge,
substantive technical expertise, and an enterprising approach to help
clients build, manage, and/or protect their business interests. With a
focus on markets and clients facing transformational change and
significant regulatory or legal pressures, the firm primarily serves
clients in the healthcare, energy, and financial services industries.
Across a range of advisory, consulting, outsourcing, and
technology/analytics services, Navigant’s practitioners bring sharp
insight that pinpoints opportunities and delivers powerful results. More
information about Navigant can be found at navigant.com.
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