WEST PALM BEACH, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Rennova Health, Inc. (NASDAQ: RNVA) (NASDAQ: RNVAZ), a vertically integrated provider of industry-leading diagnostics and supportive software solutions to healthcare providers, announces that its West Palm Beach lab, Epic Reference Labs has secured a preferred provider network agreement with Community Care Plan (CCP) retrospectively as of 1ST October 2016. Under the agreement, CCP’s more than 100,000 members in South Florida will now have access to Rennova’s industry-leading and high-complexity diagnostic testing laboratory. CCP is a managed care organization (MCO), launched in 2000 as the first safety-net hospital-owned Provider Service Network based in Broward County, Florida.
“Rennova has been focused on securing agreements with preferred provider networks in order to provide our services to an expanded customer base with predictable reimbursement,” said Seamus Lagan, CEO of Rennova Health. “We are pleased to be able to work with CCP, a network in our own backyard in Southern Florida. “This contract provides additional validation of our capabilities and compliance and is further evidence of our successful efforts to transition from an out of network provider with little or no guarantee of receiving payment for providing a service to having a defined agreement with payers.
About Community Care Plan (Community Care Plan is an MCO with a Florida Medicaid Contract)
Launched in 2000 as the first safety-net hospital-owned Provider Service Network as South Florida Community Care Network, LLC (SFCCN), Community Care Plan (CCP) is a Broward County health plan serving members enrolled in Medicaid, Children’s Medicaid Services Network and self-insured employee health plans. CCP is a partnership fully owned and operated by Broward Health (North Broward Hospital District) and Memorial Healthcare System (South Broward Hospital District). The organization strives to promote healthy living by providing local access to a high standard of healthcare and educational resources throughout the community. CCP is accredited by the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care (AAAHC) as a Health Plan. For more information, please visit www.ccpcares.org.
CCP currently serves over 100,000 individuals and families through several health plans: -- One of four Medicaid plans serving Broward County residents. -- Partnered with the Department of Health/Children’s Medical Services (CMS) to form an Integrated Care System (ICS) to administer the benefits of children with complex medical needs. -- Administers self-insured governmental employee health plans, including Memorial Healthcare employee plans. -- Administers uninsured/charity programs.
About Rennova Health, Inc.
Rennova Health, Inc. provides industry-leading diagnostics and supportive software solutions to healthcare providers, delivering an efficient, effective patient experience and superior clinical outcomes. Through an ever-expanding group of strategic brands that work in unison to empower customers, we are creating the next generation of healthcare. For more information about Rennova Health, Inc., visit www.rennovahealth.com.
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