August 15, 2018
ScribeAmerica Appears on the Inc. 500|5000 List for Eighth Consecutive Year
FORT LAUDERDALE, Florida – August 15, 2018 – ScribeAmerica, the nation’s most frequently used medical scribe company, has earned a place on the Inc. magazine 500/5000 list today for the eighth consecutive year. Ranked number 2,051 overall in 2018, this year’s Inc. 500|5000 inclusion marks nearly a decade of ScribeAmerica’s recognition as one of the fastest growing companies in America.
Launched in 2004 to provide documentation and ancillary support for providers during patient encounters, ScribeAmerica has grown exponentially by developing a full, turn-key medical scribe program model. With the increased burden of Electronic Medical Records (EMR) leading to an epidemic of provider burnout, health systems nationwide turn to ScribeAmerica for expertise and thought leadership. The company employees over 15,000 scribes in more than 2,700 hospitals and care settings. With the assistance of medical scribes, providers deliver more efficient, life-saving clinical care.
ScribeAmerica attributes its success to streamlining medical scribe training to meet the ever-changing demands of a complex healthcare industry. In 2016, the company launched HealthChannels, a suite of three distinct companies to address these industry changes. Together, QueueLogix, CareThrough and ScribeAmerica deliver a complete solution for healthcare providers and systems.
By offering care coordination and revenue cycle management solutions, in addition to medical scribes, ScribeAmerica and the HealthChannels family of companies continue to evolve with the needs of patients and providers in the US, Canada and Australia. With a dedicated workforce, HealthChannels is transforming the entire experience for providers around the world.
“The Inc. 500/5000 list recognizes the agility of America’s forward-thinking companies,” says ScribeAmerica CEO, Michael Murphy MD. “We’re proud of our team for being among those selected for this honor. Many of our leadership positions are held by former scribes. Our valued partners look to ScribeAmerica for elite solutions, and consistent results. For our organization to be named to Inc. for the eighth consecutive year is a testament to our collaborative culture.”
The Inc. 500/5000 list, now in its 36th year, boasts an interactive database with company profiles that can be sorted by industry, region and other criteria on www.inc.com/inc5000.
ScribeAmerica was established in 2004 as a clinical documentation solution for providers transitioning to the electronic medical record (EMR). The company’s focus on improving the accuracy and quality of patient documentation has resulted in higher patient satisfaction scores, improved revenue cycle, and better continuity of care. The company recruits, trains, and manages over 15,000 scribes in nearly 2,700 locations in the United States, Canada and most recently, Australia.
HealthChannels is a group of three distinct, highly specialized companies helping providers usher in the new era of healthcare. ScribeAmerica, QueueLogix and CareThrough collectively meet the full range of increasingly complex healthcare data and documentation needs, improving clinical outcomes through highly-skilled clerical support. The leader in medical scribes, patient navigation and back-office coding and billing coordination, HealthChannels trains and manages more than 15,000 employees across 50 states and three countries.
Justin Wilson, Senior Director of Communications and Business Strategy
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