Business Services and Solutions

As a division of VGM & Associates, Essentially Women gives members access to the additional services offered by other VGM divisions at special member pricing.

Critical Services For Our Members 

No matter where your business’s focus lies, VGM simplifies everyday business needs so you can put your resources where they matter most. Whether it’s insurance, education, or anything in between or beyond, we connect you to what you need to be successful today and tomorrow. 

Some of these discounted and specially priced services include the following: 

Education & Training 

Security & Technology Solutions 

VGM Forbin is here to help you with anything technology-related. We specialize in Technology Risk and Compliance for the healthcare industry, providing one-time assessments or a complete managed IT service to continuously reduce IT vulnerabilities while improving efficiency through technology. This includes hardware and software support, 24/7 monitoring, vulnerability assessments, penetration testing, and much more. We understand the importance of cybersecurity, and helping our members achieve a strong security posture is our primary goal. Data security in the healthcare sector is vital. Our team of technology professionals and our expert partners can provide a wide variety of cybersecurity services to meet the organizational and compliance needs of our members. 

Marketing, Web, Social, and Print 

  • Comprehensive portfolio of marketing services and solutions including web and print, search engine optimization, and social media marketing 
  • Corporate branding and promotions 
  • Full-service printing - direct mail and variable data printing services 

Referral Source Management/ Market Data 

  • Data and lead generation 
  • Access to the nation's largest and most comprehensive claims database 

Billing, Reimbursement, Audit & Compliance 

The experts at VGM are dedicated to ensuring you get to focus on doing what you do best – caring for your patients and customers. Our reimbursement services are designed to help you get paid and avoid the unexpected so you can keep growing your business.

Billing & Reimbursement

Resident reimbursement experts work to ensure you get paid correctly and on time. The reimbursement team helps VGM members review the coverage criteria and documentation requirements for your industry that may turn up in audits.

Our members have full access to our team of experts who have a vast knowledge of the industry and policies and procedures about billing, reimbursement, documentation, and more. 

For full access to all reimbursement resources, log into to access all available documents.

Audit & Compliance 

The team of consultants at The van Halem Group offers a full array of reactive and proactive reimbursement and HIPAA compliance support solutions that protect your business from unnecessary and unexpected scrutiny. They’ll help you navigate the complex regulatory issues related to submitting claims, responding to audits, and filing appeals while avoiding violations of federal and state laws, as well as other payer policies and requirements.

The van Halem Group’s experienced team of professionals has saved health care clients more than $75 million in overpayments and claims denials.

Equipment Financing and Leasing 

  • Business-to-business equipment financing solutions 
  • Dedicated account management 
  • Customized terms and programs 

Surety Bonds and Insurance Solutions 

  • All lines of insurance, including health care 
  • Medicare/Medicaid surety bonds 

Payer Network Access 

  • Access to over 2,000 insurance companies nationwide 
  • Patient care management 
  • Provider direct solutions to convert out-of-network patients to in-network patients 

Traveling & Relocating Patient Services 

  • Equipment management and distribution for traveling patients 

Become an EW Member 

Ready to start utilizing these services to help your business? Get the process started by filling out the Essentially Women membership application