- CompuGroup Medical (CGM) acquires assets of Advanced Consulting Solutions, Inc.
- Existing customers of both companies will have immediate access to the joint product and service offerings
- ACS services are being rebranded to CGM’s ARIA RCM Services
Austin, TX – CompuGroup Medical US, Inc.’s ARIA Health Services (ARIA) continues to solidify its position as a leading provider of revenue cycle management, credentialing, and enrollment services in the US with the acquisition of the assets of Advanced Consulting Solutions, Inc. dba (ACS) based in Dearborn, Michigan. ACS is a leading provider of revenue cycle management (RCM) services in Michigan.
The acquisition perfectly complements the existing CGM portfolio, which includes ARIA and CGM APRIMA. It opens up the ability to cross-sell products into the existing customer bases as well as to new markets through existing sales channels. CompuGroup Medical is one of the top four vendors for ambulatory EHR and practice management software, and RCM services in the United States.
“We welcome the customers of ACS to ARIA,” stated Mike Liter, SVP & General Manager of ARIA Health Services. “This acquisition will allow ACS’s customers to improve their performance by gaining access to our more than 2,000 dedicated revenue cycle members, including deep expertise in the urgent care and surgery center billing needed by many ACS customers.”
Ghazala Kahn, CEO of ACS, expressed that “ACS’s customers are excited to join the CGM family. CGM and its portfolio of services and products is the perfect new home for my customers. I will continue to stay on board for some time, to make sure the transition will seamless.”
"With the acquisition of ACS, CompuGroup Medical further strengthens our position in the RCM space and shows our continuing commitment to our customers, delivering the highest levels of professionalism and recognized expertise that helps customers focus on their patients while running successful businesses,” stated Derek Pickell, Chief Executive Officer of CompuGroup Medical US. “This RCM roll up strategy is a key component of our five-year strategic growth plan.”
“The acquisition of ACS is a strategic fit within our overall company strategy and a great addition for CGM US,” said Benedikt Brueckle, President & Chief Financial Officer of CompuGroup Medical US.
About CompuGroup Medical US
Based in Austin, Texas, and Phoenix, Arizona, and with offices across the United States, CompuGroup Medical US is the North American division of CompuGroup Medical SE & Co. KGaA.