RMC Names New Assistant Vice President of Revenue Cycle

RMC Names New Assistant Vice President of Revenue Cycle

Regional Medical Center (RMC) is pleased to announce Willie P. Brown, MBA, MT (ASCP), CRCA will join RMC as its new Assistant Vice President of Revenue Cycle. Willie brings to the medical center more than 15 years of advanced expertise in fiscal development related to revenue growth, administration efficiency and health care billing.

“Willie is a progressive leader who has established a reputation for using financial and clinical data to develop and track key performance indicators aligned to improve the financial health of a hospital,” said RMC Chief Financial Officer Liza Porterfield, CPA, MBA, CHFP. “He joins the health system during a time when reducing overall costs and improving patient satisfaction and outcomes is the highest priority. We are looking forward to utilizing his expertise and knowledge to assure we are efficiently performing the tasks needed for fast, accurate reimbursements.”

Brown will be responsible for leading the day-to-day operations of the department as well as developing and implementing systematic approaches that will maximize revenue and cash flow. He will support RMC’s strategic direction with ongoing quality improvement practices within RMC’s revenue cycle. He will also oversee medical records, patient access, payer contracting and hospital billing.

Brown joins RMC from Prisma Health – Midlands where he served as the Director of Patient Accounting responsible for overseeing planning, cash processing, billing compliance, and additional accounting and billing procedures. Prior to that, he served as a Billing Compliance Manager for Palmetto Health in Columbia, S.C.

Brown earned a Master of Business Administration in Health Care Administration from Bellevue University and a Bachelor of Science from the Medical University of South Carolina. He is a certified Revenue Cycle Associate with the South Carolina Healthcare Finance Management Association.