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    Since 1964, Americollect has been providing healthcare collections from Manitowoc, WI. In 1999, Kenlyn Gretz purchased Americollect after 11 years of working as the company’s Collection Manager. The company was a small, 12 employee agency at that time, and has grown to over 250 team members serving more than 70 hospitals and 7,000 physicians.

    HQManitowoc, WI, US
    Employee Ratings2.7

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    Employees (est.) (Apr 2021)141
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    Key People/Management at Americollect

    Kenlyn T. Gretz

    Kenlyn T. Gretz

    Shawn Gretz

    Shawn Gretz

    Luke Check

    Luke Check

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    Americollect Office Locations

    Americollect has an office in Manitowoc
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    Hold the Phone: Unless You Have Written Permission

    Thinking about making another collections call? You might want to think again. The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) ended the year with a bit of a surprise bang by releasing a rule implementing Section 8 of the TRACED Act. The new rule limits the number of non-marketing prerecorded calls made…

    A Little Shelter in the HIPAA Safe Harbor Bill

    In 2020, hospitals found themselves facing more than just a viral pandemic. They were facing a digital pandemic of attacks and data breaches. According to a Health IT Security article, healthcare accounted for 79-percent of all reported data breaches and attacks in 2020, and the end of the year was …

    Less Gray Area: Potential Changes to Tax-Exempt Status

    While there are many shades of gray, for tax-exempt hospitals, it can seem like the shades are endless when it comes to meeting the tax-exempt requirements. Fortunately there may be a light at the end of the tunnel for hospitals if the federal government enacts the recommendations made by the Govern…

    Statute of Limitation Changes will Impact Ohio Hospitals and Providers

    In late February, the Ohio House of Representatives unanimously passed a statute of limitations bill that will decrease the statute of limitations on consumer transactions from eight (8) years to six (6) years. The bill, which is expected to be signed by Ohio Governor Mike DeWine, would become law 9…

    Any Surprises in the No Surprise Act?

    When former President Donald Trump signed the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2021, on December 28, 2020, the majority of the public’s attention was on the Coronavirus Stimulus and Relief section of the bill and the stimulus checks that came with them. Providers, however, were more interested in th…

    The Impact of Medicare Bad Debt on You and your Collections Partner (or Collection Agencies)

    Recorded Webinar Webinar Handouts Now that the Medicare Bad Debt Final Rule is fully in effect, it’s important to reexamine how these changes can impact your facility. Many of the revisions of the Medicare Bad Debt Policy impact non-profit hospital partnerships with their collection agencies going f…
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    Americollect Frequently Asked Questions

    • When was Americollect founded?

      Americollect was founded in 1964.

    • Who are Americollect key executives?

      Americollect's key executives are Kenlyn T. Gretz, Shawn Gretz and Luke Check.

    • How many employees does Americollect have?

      Americollect has 141 employees.

    • Who are Americollect competitors?

      Competitors of Americollect include Mizuho Americas, Wuestenrot or Wuerttembergische (W&W) and Signature Performance.

    • Where are Americollect offices?

      Americollect has an office in Manitowoc.

    • How many offices does Americollect have?

      Americollect has 1 office.