"We owe Bobby Smith a great deal of gratitude for his vision, wisdom, leadership and friendship over the years," said future CEO, Lyons. "His extraordinary leadership has taken a small Florida-based company with a couple of employees to a national healthcare technology company with many of the nation's top healthcare systems as customers."
SSI offers a wide range of services, technologies and information management capabilities. The company is currently one of the nation's largest electronic hospital data exchange providers. Their products run on client servers, operate on Web-enabled networks and utilize cloud-based technology, much of which was envisioned by Smith in the early 1980s. Today, SSI includes two wholly-owned subsidiaries: MedCore, Inc., which provides collection services; and MedWorth, LLC, which provides analytical services.
Smith, who resides in Fairhope, Ala., will continue his involvement with the company as a member of the Board of Directors. He also plans to travel and enjoy retirement with his wife, Barbara, their children and grandchildren.
About The SSI Group, Inc.
Established in 1988, the company helped pioneer the concept of healthcare EDI and today is an established leader in developing and providing revenue cycle management solutions to the U.S. healthcare market. SSI operates the nation's second largest institutional healthcare claims clearinghouse, which is certified by EHNAC. SSI's proprietary ClickON® Technology has more than 200,000 built-in edits; delivers HIPAA-certified transactions from Claredi and MHCC; has more than 800 direct payer connections for both hospitals and physicians; and 1,200-plus gateway payer connections for both hospitals and physicians. SSI technology processes in excess of 350 million transactions annually (i
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