AmeriHealth Mercy Selects ZeOmega’s Jiva Software for its Integrated Care Management Solution

FRISCO, Texas & PHILADELPHIA--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ZeOmega LLC, the premier provider of software solutions for collaborative care management, today announced that the AmeriHealth Mercy Family of Companies, one of the largest organizations of Medicaid managed care plans and related businesses in the United States, has selected ZeOmega's integrated care management software, Jiva, to deploy its vision for integrated care management. The two parties have already begun implementation.

“AmeriHealth Mercy is committed to providing quality, affordable health care to our members, and our care management platform is a vital part of ensuring the best possible level of care,” said Andrea Gelzer, M.D., Corporate Chief Medical Officer of AmeriHealth Mercy. “We performed a thorough evaluation of leading care management vendors spanning several months and found that ZeOmega’s Jiva software met all our needs. We are confident that ZeOmega will be the ideal collaborative partner to help us achieve our strategic goals.”

Jiva, ZeOmega’s web-based integrated care management platform transforms traditional episodic-based care management into proactive and collaborative population healthcare management through electronic health record (EHR) enabled care plans, point of care tools, decision support, and user-configurable workflows for care management.

“This is a strategic win for us and we are very pleased to be selected as the strategic IT partner by AmeriHealth Mercy. We believe companies like AmeriHealth Mercy play a key role in ensuring that quality affordable healthcare is available to all members, including the poor and underserved," stated Nandini Rangaswamy, EVP and CFO of ZeOmega. "We are pleased to partner with AmeriHealth Mercy in leveraging Health Information Technology to deliver quality care and build healthy communities."

About ZeOmega, LLC

Founded in 2001, ZeOmega is the premier provider of software solutions for Integrated Healthcare Management. The Jiva suite of care management software, which includes EHRs, personalized care plans, decision support tools and portals, transforms traditional episodic-based care management into proactive and collaborative population healthcare management. Visit www.zeomega.com or call 214-618-9880 for more information.

About the AmeriHealth Mercy Family of Companies

The AmeriHealth Mercy Family of Companies is the nation’s leader in health care solutions for the underserved. The company is among the largest organization of Medicaid managed care plans and related businesses in the United States, touching the lives of more than 7 million individuals covered by Medicaid, Medicare, SCHIP and other insurance. Headquartered in Philadelphia, AmeriHealth Mercy is a mission-driven company with more than 26 years of experience serving low-income, chronically ill populations. AmeriHealth Mercy’s core products include full-risk HMOs, management contracts, administrative services, pharmacy benefit management, care management services, and behavioral health care management services. For more information, go to www.amerihealthmercy.com.



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