Aetnahealth Enters Agreement With Clinical Holdings
On June 30, 2013, athenahealth, Inc. (NASDAQ: ATHN) entered into an agreement with Clinical Holdings Corporation, a new physician services business of Ascension Health Alliance (“Ascension”), pursuant to which they will deploy athenahealth's cloud-based services to over 4,000 providers and make these services available to their affiliates. Ascension will use athenahealth's cloud-based services to centralize and standardize revenue cycle and practice management, enhance patient communications and care coordination. Ascension will deploy athenaCollector®, athenaCommunicator®, and athenaClarity. Ascension providers will also have the option to incorporate athenaClinicals®, athenahealth's EHR, into their care delivery workflow.
About athenahealth, Inc. athenahealth is a leading provider of cloud-based services for EHR, practice management, and care coordination. athenahealth's mission is to be caregivers' most trusted service, helping them do well doing the right thing. For more information, please visit www.athenahealth.com or call 888-652-8200. About Ascension Health
Ascension is a Catholic healthcare organization dedicated to the transformation of healthcare through excellent clinical care throughout the continuum and through innovation. Its subsidiaries include Ascension Health, the nation's largest Catholic and non-profit health system. Ascension Health provides the highest quality care to all with special attention to those who are poor and vulnerable. Last year Ascension Health provided $1.3 billion in care of persons living in poverty and community benefit programs. Its Mission-focused Health Ministries employ more than 150,000 associates serving in more than 1,500 locations in 23 states and the District of Columbia.
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