In the new world of healthcare reform, cost reduction requires financial and clinical data integration across the continuum of care. The question should be not whether to pursue a strategy to get there; it should be how best to proceed. Implications of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) and ever evolving technology trends are reshaping administrative, financial and clinical systems and operations. Pressures to reduce operational costs, significant competition and high demands for quality care and outcomes with downward pressures on reimbursements Sierra-Cedar_HCfrom both public and private payers place even greater burden on margins. These challenges drive even more change as healthcare organizations pursue mergers and acquisitions to find economies of scale and other growth opportunities. IT departments must not only address the system problems stemming from these obstacles, but they also must be strategic in order to capitalize on the opportunities to improve efficiencies and effectiveness.

Efficiency Experts for Your Back Office

Sierra-Cedar’s Healthcare practice has assisted more than 140 hospitals, health systems, and pharmaceutical organizations implement, upgrade, and optimize their software solutions to deliver meaningful, cost-effective and efficient back-office operations. The combination of our highly skilled consultants, our innovative solutions, and our comprehensive set of consulting and managed services can be tailored to fit the scope of business challenges and will provide healthcare organizations with strategic value propositions across the critical operational systems.

Strategy to Execution

Sierra-Cedar offers a complete suite of strategic, consulting, managed, and technical services designed for Human Capital, Supply Chain, and Financial Management, as well as, Enterprise Performance and Business Intelligence applications and supporting technologies.

High impacting services include:

  • Strategic Cost Saving Capture
    • Labor Costs/Leakage Assessment
    • Supply Chain Benchmark, Roadmap, and strategies
    • Proactive Financial performance
  • Business Analytics Solutions across Healthcare enterprise systems
  • Implementation & Upgrades of your administrative and financial systems
  • Change Management to address people, process and technology
  • Hosting with industry-leading service levels
  • Application Management
  • Business Intelligence & Analytics
  • Integration Technologies

Your One Partner

With over 900 professionals around the globe, Sierra-Cedar has the expertise and service capabilities to help achieve your healthcare organization’s goals and overcome the challenges in a rapidly changing industry. Sierra-Cedar has completed thousands of projects with successful and measurable business outcomes. No matter what your organization is facing, it is safe to say that one of our many professionals has resolved the same type of issue. With Sierra-Cedar, you are working with an entire team of experts and one partner that will help you succeed.

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