Billing and management services company Radiation Business Solutions has won the business of two oncology groups on Long Island and in Southern California. Combined, North Shore Radiation Therapy and Newport Coast Radiation Oncoloy serve about 50,000 patients annually. Check out more details here.
Venerable local collections company Frost-Arnett is preparing to add 70 people to its 115-employee Campbellsville, Ky., call center to handle an increase in health care work. The Campbellsville call center was Frost-Arnett's largest when it opened in 1999 and the company is investing more than $600,000 on its latest expansion. The company's press release is available here.
To encourage the investment and job creation in Campbellsville, the Kentucky Economic Development Finance Authority preliminarily approved the company for tax incentives up to $300,000 through the Kentucky Business Investment program. The performance-based incentive allows a company to keep a portion of its investment over the term of the agreement through corporate income tax credits and wage assessments by meeting job and investment targets.
The board of directors of Emdeon has one fewer member since last Thursday, when Michael Dal Bello resigned his seat at the table after two years. The 41-year-old Dal Bello was one of two Emdeon directors who work for Blackstone, the firm that took Emdeon private in the fall of 2011. Emdeon execs say his resignation doesn't reflect any disagreements with the company.