Press releases and media coverage

Press releases and media coverage

Press releases

Mar 4


Mar 4, 2020

Allina Health President and CEO Penny Wheeler, M.D. joins Cedar’s Board of Directors to support company's growth

Wheeler brings extensive healthcare expertise to Cedar’s board after close to 15 years in healthcare administrative leadership; 29 years as a practicing physician.

Feb 20


Feb 20, 2020

Cedar announces Hassan Sultan as Chief Technology Officer

Sultan previously played an integral role in architecting the investment platform for Bridgewater Associates and brings 15+ years of engineering leadership to the role.

Feb 10


Feb 10, 2020

Florida Cancer Specialists partners with Cedar to improve the patient financial experience

Florida Cancer Specialists partners with Cedar to improve the patient financial experience Personalized billing and payment platform will enable an improved financial experience for oncology patients across the growing FCS community-based provider network

Feb 10


Feb 10, 2020

American Oncology Network partners with Cedar to improve the patient financial experience

Personalized billing and payment platform will enable an improved financial experience for oncology patients across the growing AON community-based provider network

Jan 13


Jan 13, 2020

ChristianaCare announces partnership with Cedar to transform the patient financial and billing experience

ChristianaCare today announced a new collaboration with Cedar, a patient engagement and payment technology platform that will modernize and personalize the financial experience for ChristianaCare patients.

Jan 8


Jan 8, 2020

Cedar Announces New Manhattan Headquarters to Accommodate Significant Growth

Former PayPal office in Manhattan’s West Village neighborhood to serve as the new home for 100+ Cedar employees.

Oct 9


Oct 9, 2019

Study finds U.S. healthcare consumers will switch providers over poor digital experiences

Younger healthcare consumers are significantly more frustrated, more likely to stop seeing providers and will write negative reviews based on bad digital experiences

Aug 21


Aug 21, 2019

MGMA and Cedar release healthcare technology report to help medical practices improve patient engagement and efficiency

The report identifies top six technologies that have positive impacts on healthcare organizations as part of value-based care

Aug 8


Aug 8, 2019

Study of the top U.S. health systems finds patient billing and revenue cycle management improvement, but multiple challenges ahead

Cedar and The Health Management Academy Analysis Uncovers Price Transparency is a Priority, Yet Many Health Systems Struggle to Communicate Financial Responsibility, Affecting Patient Experience

Jul 29


Jul 29, 2019

Cedar announces Aaron Zollman as chief information security officer, accelerating leading security program

With the announcement of Zollman as CISO, Cedar advances its security program designed to maintain provider trust and safeguard patient data.

Jun 26


Jun 26, 2019

Cedar Unveils New Insurance Features Designed to Improve Collections Outcomes and Patient Experience

As the next evolution of Cedar's innovative payment platform, new insurance capture and insurance claims messaging allows providers to further optimize revenue cycle results and reduce patient frustration.

Oct 5


Oct 5, 2018

2018 Cedar Summit Highlights

Check out highlights from our Patient Payment and Engagement Summit at the Becker’s Health IT + Revenue Cycle Conference.

Sep 20


Sep 20, 2018

Cedar Unveils the Next Evolution of its Patient Payment and Engagement Platform

Platform enhancements will allow providers to further optimize patient interactions and drive revenue cycle results.

Sep 10


Sep 10, 2018

New Study by Cedar Finds Healthcare Executives Still Struggle to Help Patients Understand and Pay Healthcare Bills

A Cedar survey, conducted in partnership with Becker’s Hospital Review, reveals that 50 percent of healthcare executives report the need to improve the billing experience for patients.

Jun 25


Jun 25, 2018

Patient Financial Management Platform Cedar Raises $36 Million Series B

NEW YORK, June 25, 2018 - Cedar, the patient financial management platform for hospitals, health systems and independent medical groups, today announced a Series B fundraising round of $36 million, led by the global investment company Kinnevik....

Mar 26


Mar 26, 2018

Early Successes, Provider Customer Additions Drive Growth for Cedar

Cedar announces early Q1 successes and new client wins as the company continues its strong growth trajectory in 2018.

Jan 25


Jan 25, 2018

BluePrint Healthcare IT Announces Cedar Achieves HITRUST CSF® Certification

HITRUST Certification validates that Cedar’s application meets key healthcare regulations and protects sensitive private healthcare information.

Dec 6


Dec 6, 2017

Cedar Launches with a Smarter Payment Solution for Providers and Patients

Today we announced our new platform, along with $13 million in Series A funding led by Founders Fund, Thrive Capital, Martin Ventures and SV Angel.