athenahealth, Inc. is a publicly traded American company that provides network-enabled services for healthcare and point-of-care mobile apps to drive clinical and financial results for its hospital and ambulatory clients in the United States. athenahealth has a network of more than 100,000 providers and 98 million patients and offers a suite of services to manage medical records, revenue cycle, patient engagement, care coordination, and population health. Through its model, it aims not only to connect care across its national network, but to infuse industry knowledge directly into clients' workflows, from clinical guidelines to payer rules.
Accountable care organizations (ACOs) present a significant opportunity to reduce health care expenditures and ensure quality care. Successfully managing the transition to an ACO is one of the most difficult challenges facing health organizations today. The key is to focus on the risk contract and approach population health management in a staged, incremental way.
Let athenahealth guide you through the burdens of navigating through revenue collections from your patients to make sure your practice has access to all monetary opportunities to ensure financial success.
It’s no secret that any EHR takes away essential time with the patient and doctoring in general. See what athenahealth is doing to help remedy these frustrations and to make the best out of a bad situation.
Join athenahealth maven Dr. Tidwell as he explores issues surrounding independent practices who wish to remain so and what steps physicians can take to thrive on their own, with just a little help from an EMR.