DARIEN, Ill., July 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Healthation, a healthcare technology company, today announced that it has signed a 10-year Software as a Service agreement with Health Partners, a not-for-profit health plan serving more than 140,000 members in southeastern Pennsylvania. Health Partners will implement AboveHealth(R), the industry leading e-business healthcare portal to deliver interactive, real-time communication and administration capabilities to its provider community.
With the AboveHealth portal, Health Partners will empower physicians and their staff with increased efficiency while reducing costs. Important to Health Partners is the 24-hour a day interaction healthcare professionals will have with their health plan. Hal Augustine, CIO of Health Partners said, "We are truly excited about our new relationship and look forward to working together to meet our goals for further enhancing our providers' experience with significantly advanced self-service capabilities."
"Health Partners shares our vision for a transformed retail healthcare marketplace," said Scott Kornhauser, CEO of Healthation. "We look forward to playing a key role in their innovative market advancement."
Healthation's AboveHealth Self Service Web Portal is an integrated Web portal solution supporting a payer's Web self-service and automated e-business strategies. Clients can use the AboveHealth rules-driven interface to configure everything from branding and forms management to workflow, all down to the group or line of business.
About Health Partners
Founded in 1985, Health Partners is the result of a unique collaboration among seven area hospitals to create a not-for-profit health plan for residents of Philadelphia. Over more than 20 years, Health Partners has garnered national attention for innovations in managed care, and now serves more than 140,000 members throughout southeastern Pennsylvania. Please visit us at http://www.healthpart.com
Darien, IL-based Healthation is a healthcare technology company helping payers and administrators improve business performance with user-driven rules-based benefits management and transaction processing solutions. Healthation's goal is to accelerate a retail transformation in healthcare with a real-time, open exchange platform. The company's AcceleHealth(R) solution is the industry's only web-based payer system built to administer benefits in real-time across all lines of business under one master member record including medical, dental, vision, pharmacy, life and AD&D.
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