What You Should Know:
– Northwell Health, the largest health system in New York State, and Cedar, a market-leading healthcare financial technology platform, today announced a collaborative relationship to improve the financial experience for 2 million patients across Northwell’s 23 hospitals and various facilities.
– Northwell will leverage Cedar Pay, Cedar’s post-visit patient engagement and payment platform, delivers a more streamlined patient financial journey. Through Cedar Pay, Northwell Health will be able to empower patients to better manage their healthcare bills through personalized outreach and messaging.
– “From breakthrough cures to game-changing medical technology, we know that healthcare is continuously evolving. That’s why at Northwell Health, we have an ongoing commitment to long-term growth and innovation—not just when it comes to medicine, but the patient experience as a whole,” said Richard Miller, executive vice president and chief business strategy officer at Northwell Health in a statement. “We know that the health journey extends beyond the interaction with the provider and we are excited to work with a local innovator like Cedar to deliver a consumer-centric payment experience in order to best serve our patient population.”