PCG Healthcare Financial Solutions wins contract with Beacon Hospital

Beacon Hospital, one of the most advanced private hospitals in Europe, has chosen PCG Healthcare Financial Solutions to provide its business intelligence platform.

PCG Healthcare Financial Solutions will supply Beacon Hospital with Qlikview software which enables organisations to easily consolidate, interrogate and visually analyse data for business insight and intelligence. [More]

PCG Healthcare Financial Solutions sponsors NHS Payment System conference

PCG Healthcare Financial Solutions is pleased to announce that it is the official sponsor of the NHS Payment System Conference, organised by HFMA, the professional body for healthcare finance.

The annual conference which takes place in London on 13 May 2015, will bring together finance and clinical leaders from across the sector to discuss current and future issues relating to the NHS payment system. A key focus at this year’s event will be how the reform of the payment system can support the delivery of the new models of care envisaged in the NHS Five Year Forward View. [More]

PCG Care Solutions takes part in 'inclusive community experience'

PCG Care Solutions took part in the Inclusive Community Experience (ICE) last month – a three-day annual event for people with health and social care needs, their family members and carers, as well as organisations providing support.

Almost 300 people from across the UK gathered at the event and PCG Care Solutions was represented by Laura Bimpson its newly appointed partnerships manager. Commenting on the experience, Laura said: “It was a privilege to be part of such an inspiring event and have the opportunity to meet with people from all walks of life, and all corners of the UK. Everyone that attends ICE comes together with a common mission – to ensure a more inclusive society where people are able to live they life they want, in the way they want to.” [More]

PCG moves into healthcare income and costing sector

Public Consulting Group (PCG) is pleased to announce that it has formed a new division in the UK called PCG Healthcare Financial Solutions. It will provide patient-level income, costing and reporting systems, together with associated consultancy to health organisations across the UK and Europe. The development follows the acquisition of the business and assets of Belvan Healthcare Financial Solutions Limited in January 2015, which already provides systems and services to 10 hospital and ambulance trusts in the UK.

PCG Healthcare Financial Solutions will build on Belvan’s track record and innovation in the sector and the acquisition will enable it to expand its operations, bringing in expertise from PCG in the United States - which has nearly 30 years’ proven experience of cost reporting in healthcare. [More]

PCG Care Solutions further expands its team

PCG Care Solutions (which includes the shop4support platform) has this month welcomed Laura Bimpson to its expanding team.

Laura joins the team as its Partnerships Manager and will be responsible for fostering new relationships and partnerships across the third and independent sectors and contributing to business development in these areas. A key part of Laura’s work will also include innovation and development in end-user initiatives, particularly in relation to self-funders.

Joining from In Control, the charity responsible for pioneering the concept and practice of self-directed support, Laura brings a wealth of experience of the personalisation agenda in social care and health. [More]