| MedHub signs three big clients, plans to hire later this year|
MedHub has signed three big clients, opening the door for some significant growth at the Ann Arbor-based firm.
inked hospitals at the University of Iowa, University of Washington and
Seattle Children's Hospital. The last two are among the biggest and
most prestigious teaching hospitals on the West Coast.
"It's not stopping there either," says Peter Orr, president of MedHub. "We have a quite a number of things in the pipeline."
latest signings will allow the company to double in size. It has five
positions open right now, which would double the firm's staff.
company started off in 2002 as a project at the University of Michigan
meant to help bring more functionality to the university's hospital
system. It quickly grew into a money-making enterprise that follows
medical school residents and manages their performance.
program handles Medicare reimbursements at hospitals for training of
doctors and residency programs. That can mean millions of dollars.
MedHub is responsible for $85 million at U-M Hospital alone.
Source: Peter Orr, president of MedHub
Writer: Jon Zemke