The best team to help your business
Government mandates aren’t known for their readability. Legislation isn’t drafted with accessibility in mind. The people who write the rules are not doctors or hospital administrators. They are lawyers. But that’s alright, because now you have one (or two, depending) on your side.
Rob Newbold – President and founder
After 20+ years of practicing business, franchise, and corporate law, Rob applies his skills and corporate experience for your benefit. Rob was previously a partner with Buckingham, Doolittle & Burroughs, LLP.
No one should trust a medical management company without a doctor in its leadership. The day-to-day operations of running a practice and how to streamline them is the heart of 51 Oakwood. To effectively do this without an insider would be impossible.
Scott Watkins, MD – Medical Director and Co-owner
A board-certified Radiation Oncologist at Western Maryland Health Systems. Scott started out as a client. But after experiencing the service he received with 51Oakwood, he decided to become a permanent part of the team.
Joe Feltes – Healthcare Attorney
He is the primary legal counsel for 51Oakwood and the secondary source of professional legal information at your fingertips.
THE CLAIMS SPECIALISTS
Getting you paid more – and faster – is our job. We guarantee every claim you give us is processed and submitted within the next business day. Same goes for claims that need to be re-submitted. It’s how we keep our clients average days in A/R low and keep collections over 90%.
Paperwork: no one becomes a medical professional because they want to fill out complicated forms. So stop. Let our certified and CPC-A credentialed coders use their constant training to assist your particular specialty. That way you can focus on doing the kind of work you do like – helping people and growing your practice.
CUSTOMER SERVICE SPECIALIST
Our business is about taking care of people. Whether it’s our clients or your patients – people come first at 51 Oakwood. That’s why every time we correspond by phone or email, with you, your patients, or their insurance carriers – we vow to be courteous and professional.
Where we’ve been
We started in 2003 with goal of providing health care specialists the support they needed to grow their practices. We realized that doctors didn’t go to school to learn how to care for businesses, they went to school to learn how to care for people. For more than a decade we have been helping practices make more money, stay in compliance, maximize reimbursement, avoid unnecessary stress, and grow.
Where we’re going
The world is changing faster than ever, and it’s our job to make sure you and your practice are up to speed. Whether it’s making sense of new government regulations, monitoring and maximizing Meaningful Use, ICD-10, PQRS, or whatever comes next – 51 Oakwood will be there to help you through it. Our owners are committed to providing to all the resources to exceed your expectations. We are here for you.
MEMBERSHIPS AND ASSOCIATIONS
Education for our clients, employees, contractors and partners is crucial to what we do. In order to help you make more, worry less, and de-stress – we are committed to staying up-to-date with payor guidelines, LCDs, and all the latest information. To make your practice as efficient and easy as possible we are members in good standing with: