AblePay Health announces agreement with Kentucky’s Ephraim McDowell Health System

Published 5:54 pm Friday, October 1, 2021


News release

Ephraim McDowell Health has signed an agreement to be a participating provider within the AblePay Health network.  This agreement brings the AblePay Health model to their representative hospitals and physician groups in central Kentucky as an opportunity to ultimately benefit healthcare consumers in the communities they serve.

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The agreement includes the three hospitals: Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center in Danville, Ephraim McDowell Fort Logan Hospital in Stanford, and Ephraim McDowell James B. Haggin Hospital in Harrodsburg, plus the primary care and walk-in clinics offering 40 specialty services.

The addition of Ephraim McDowell increases AblePay’s provider network to 49 hospital campuses and over 1,300 specialty provider offices, in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Ohio and Kentucky.

“Our agreement to work with AblePay Health creates an exciting and innovative opportunity for both our health system and our patients”, said Daniel McKay, President and CEO for EMH. “We were intrigued by AblePay’s unique business model that allows medical providers to decrease costs and increase revenues while assisting healthcare consumers in diffusing rising out-of-pocket medical expenses. The program will not only financially benefit Ephraim McDowell Health but will significantly change our patients’ experience.”

“We are excited to add Ephraim McDowell Health to the growing list of providers participating with AblePay Health,” said John Fistner, Founder and CEO of AblePay.  “The addition of Ephraim McDowell not only brings the AblePay program to a new market but allows us to assist healthcare consumers in a state we had no prior presence.  We look forward to not only assisting the health system in achieving their revenue goals but providing their patients with all of the benefits AblePay has to offer.”