Minnesota Hospital Association


COVID-19 Relief Resources PartnersHIP

MHA has partnered with 14 other state and metropolitan hospital associations to develop a list of COVID-19 pandemic-related resources for our members. This partnership works with a coordination team from Affiliated Enterprise Solutions, LLP, to identify resources.

The consultants and vendors included in the resource list are vetted to ensure that your organization is working with only high-quality service providers. In addition, our purchasing size as a group ensures that your organization will receive the best value.

With this partnership, MHA hopes to provide important resources that ensure the financial and operational needs of your organization are being met in this new environment.

On the resource list below, MHA Endorsed Business Partners are noted with the ** symbol and MHA associate members are noted with the * symbol. Other companies that are not officially endorsed but are included on the list have completed a due diligence process, are vetted and offer a meaningful solution for today’s hospital challenges.

With questions, contact Joe Schindler, vice president of finance policy and analytics, MHA.

COVID-19 Relief Resources

Ranked in the nation’s top 100 CPA firms, top 15 auditors of large health systems and top 20 health care consulting firms, PYA serves clients in all 50 states providing expertise in tax, audit and health care consulting services.
Accurate Background supports hospitals and health systems in accelerating the hiring process for clinical and non-clinical staff by providing employee background screenings quickly, efficiently, and thoroughly. For more than 20 years, Accurate has helped healthcare organizations make informed hiring decisions. Accurate is an industry leader in client retention, accuracy, and candidate satisfaction. its comprehensive suite of screening solutions includes public record checks, professional license verifications, healthcare exclusion and registry checks, electronic I-9 and E-Verify solutions, employment eligibility verifications, vendor management solutions, criminal and sanctions monitoring, drug testing and occupational health services.
Providing grant writing and management solutions, our expert consultants will partner with your organization to help assess the issues at hand, strategize on the path to take, and help implement the solutions that work.
Apollo is a web-based platform that matches health care providers with hospitals and other facilities that are actively requiring extra staffing assistance due to COVID-19. Its centralized database of medical providers includes physicians, nurses, APPs, technicians, therapists and others ready to deploy to in-need facilities hit hardest by COVID-19. Apollo uses predictive analytics to match qualified professionals with hospitals that meet their needs and specifications, eliminating the need for a middleman and increasing retention by ensuring a good match. Unlike other hiring platforms, Apollo verifies providers and matches candidates based on profile preferences. Apollo collects references and credentialing information from all matched candidates.
Aureus Medical Group is a nationwide leader in healthcare staffing and an affiliate of C&A Industries, LLC, one of the most respected staffing and recruitment firms in the country with more than 50 years of proven success. Founded in 1984, Aureus Medical serves the medical staffing needs of healthcare facilities in all 50 states through our nationwide network of highly skilled and dedicated healthcare professionals.
CarePort provides care coordination software solutions to manage patient transitions across the continuum. CarePort's end-to-end platform bridges acute and and post-acute EHRs, providing visibility for providers, payers, and ACOs into the care t hat patients receive across care settings so that all providers can efficiently and effectively coordinate patient care. CarePort has also created a COVID-19 Transitions of Care HUB on its website to share best practices and leanings on acute to post-acute transitions for COVID-19 patients.
Fulgent Laboratory has been a leader in cancer and genetic testing and developed two COVID-19 tests. It delivers results for 95 percent of tests performed within 24 hours via a secure web portal. Pricing typically is 10 to 20 percent less than other labs. The FDA granted Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) for its RT-PCR test, including at-home collection kits.
Groundswell Health is a custom health care communications firm with experience in advocacy campaigns as well as service line marketing. Groundswell Health develops digital and traditional messaging, integrating reputation and brand management solutions to take on crisis communications challenges as well as initiatives to decrease the complexity and confusion around nuanced health care issues. Provides assistance with public ballot initiatives, complex health care and Medicaid finance messaging, as well as communications programs during health plan disputes.
Hagerty works with clients and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to help clients recover from disasters, including public health and medical emergencies. For hospitals and healthcare systems seeking to leverage federal funding opportunities for COVID-19 financial recover, Hagerty provides expert advice and help with short-term liquidity and long-term recovery funding guidance. The company's experience includes understanding how the suite of federal recovery programs facilitates a comprehensive recovery within a community.
HCCS is primarily a remote coding and auditing company, including Clinical Documentation Improvement auditing and education. Since the onset of COVID-19 we have assisted our clients with Telehealth and COVID-19 Documentation Training and Coding.
HospitalCareers.com is the healthcare industry's career destination site that has helped thousands of healthcare professionals find jobs and career paths. With over 25,000 job postings from more than 1,900 healthcare facilities nationwide, we have guided thousands of healthcare professionals into successful and fulfilling careers. Along with simplifying the job search process, users can browse career profiles, research job and salary trends, read informative articles and utilize other resources to help advance their careers in the healthcare field.
Meduit delivers efficient and effective revenue cycle management solutions that lead to measurable, high-performing results that maximize ROI for hospitals, health systems and physician groups. Meduit is working with hospitals in response t o COVID-19 to reduce claim denials, maximize revenue and take care of patient concerns all through its unique, patient-centered approach to RCM.
Mobile Smith health provides turnkey mobile applications that improve health outcomes, patient satisfaction and adherence for the new generation of digital health consumers. To help hospitals with COVID-19 apps. One is designed for hospital staff and the other for the community at large. Both apps can be deployed in as little as 72 hours and provide timely push notifications and alerts to convey breaking news, vital updates, and customized facility information.
care.ai provides an ambient intelligent monitoring platform to power the smart facility of the future. The platform is powered by AI-enabled sensors that learn and infer on the edge in real-time, bringing a new way of solving some of the age-old problems such as fall prevention, pressure-injury prevention, hand-hygiene compliance, infection prevention & control, rounding adherence, automated documentation, virtual rounding, virtual sitting, and more. care.ai's Smart Facility platform automates repetitive tasks, predicts problems before they occur, and allows providers to focus on the emotional support and personalized care that only they can provide
CommerceHealthcare by Commerce Bank offers solutions tailored for health care organizations that help improve cash flow and create a better patient experience.
MCAG provides expertise in obtaining money for businesses and health care organizations through its class action settlement recovery service. The company provides settlement recovery services to over 1,400 hospitals across the country including dozens of the nation’s top health care systems. MCAG’s unique blend of state-of-the-art technology, extraordinary research capabilities, wide-ranging partnerships, and deep domain expertise ensures that MCAG clients are informed of all pertinent opportunities to receive the maximum recoveries they are due. With MCAG, all deadlines are met to file a complete and timely claim with minimal effort on the part of our client’s staff. MCAG works on a contingent fee basis when providing recovery services. MCAG clients avoid upfront fees and enjoy the comfort of knowing that their motivation is in harmony with their client’s needs and expectations. For more information, please contact Kimberly Johnson, vice president business development at kimberly. [email protected] or 818-640-3164
Medical Solutions is an industry-leading workforce solutions provider that streamlines clinical and nonclinical health care staffing through fully customized programs. Nationwide, Medical Solutions has helped health care facilities gain whole-house efficiency, control labor costs and enhance patient care standards by finding the right people at the right time.
By utilizing SUNRx as a 340B administrator, hospitals can access increased financial support, allowing them to provide better care, improve patient outcomes and help individuals access discounted medications.