|[February 24, 2014]
Greenway Extends Patient Engagement Service with Acquisition of PeopleLYNK
CARROLLTON, Ga. --(Business Wire)--
Greenway®, a leading information technology partner to
healthcare providers, has announced its acquisition of PeopleLYNK, an
innovative patient engagement solution.
PeopleLYNK promotes patient engagement in cooperation with PrimeSUITE®,
Greenway's integrated practice management and electronic health
record offering. Based on criteria in PrimeSUITE established by the
provider organization, PeopleLYNK automates certain interactions with
patients, including reminders, lab results, prescription notifications,
clinical alerts and other communications. PeopleLYNK's capabilities are
intended to be made available to all Greenway customers over time.
Patient engagement contributes to improved population health and patient
satisfaction, and is a major goal of meaningful use Stage 2. By adding
PeopleLYNK to its portfolio of solutions, Greenway better enables
healthcare professionals to improve population health outcomes and meet
the goals of meaningful use while empowering patients to play an active
role in their own healthcare.
"Patient engagement is key to creating a smarter healthcare system, one
in which patients are more actively involved in the healthcare decisions
that affect them and their family members," said Tee Green, chief
executive officer of Greenway. "Our organizations are making it possible
for patients to become consumers of healthcare, and we continue to
develop innovative solutions for the professionals who deliver those
"Our solutions make it possible for healthcare consumers to more
effectively engage in a relationship with physicians, and for providers
to meaningfully reach out to their patients in ways that will improve
the quality of care," said Rob White, chief executive offcer and
founder of PeopleLYNK. "It's becoming increasingly important for
healthcare providers to reach out to proactively manage the health of
their patient populations. Our tools, coupled with the clinical data
contained in PrimeSUITE, will make it easier for providers and patients
to coordinate the management of their healthcare."
Terms of the transaction were not announced.
PeopleLYNK provides an innovative, comprehensive, patent-pending
relationship management solution focused on automated content
distribution triggered by workflow events in existing software and
disseminated across preferred delivery methods such as text, email,
secure email and voice calls. Healthcare providers are empowered to
cultivate relationships with patients in ways that improve
communication, increase satisfaction, referrals and revenue. For more
information, please visit www.peoplelynk.com.
Greenway delivers the clinical, financial and administrative solutions
healthcare providers need to effectively manage the delivery of quality
care and improve health outcomes for patient populations. For over 30
years, Greenway has offered smarter solutions that help providers
succeed in an evolving value-based healthcare system. Greenway's
clinically driven revenue cycle management™ services and
comprehensive suite of interoperable solutions improve financial
performance and automate clinical and administrative workflows, so
medical providers can spend time on patients instead of paperwork.
Providers across primary care and more than 30 specialties partner with
Greenway to improve outcomes in medical organizations nationwide. For
more information, visit www.greenwayhealth.com
or call (866) 242-3805. Follow Greenway on Facebook,
Greenway and PrimeSUITE are registered trademarks and the Greenway logo
and the phrase "clinically driven revenue cycle management" are
trademarks of Greenway. Other product or company names are the property
of their respective owners.
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