|[April 25, 2014]
Halfpenny Technologies and Orange Health Solutions/MZI Healthcare to speak at Executive War College
BLUE BELL, Pa. --(Business Wire)--
Orange (News - Alert) Health Solutions / MZI HealthCare and Halfpenny Technologies
announced today they will be co- presenting "What Does Value Mean?
How ACOs, Bundled Payments, Capitation, and Narrow Networks Will Change
Labs' Relationships with Providers" at the 19th Annual Executive War
College on Lab and Pathology Management to be held April 29-30, 2014 at
the Sheraton Hotel in New Orleans.
Pam Maxwell, the Chief Growth Officer for the new combined company of
Orange Health Solutions / MZI HealthCare, along with Halfpenny
Technologies' Senior VP of Sales & Marketing, Jack Redding and Chief
Technology Officer, Charles Halfpenny will provide unique insight into
the driving forces behind the deliverance of high quality patient care
within emerging healthcare models such as ACOs (Accountable Care
Organizations) as it relates to laboratory diagnostic testing.
"A key goal of an ACO is to provide efficient, timely, coordinated care
for their patients, especially the chronically ill, while avoiding
unnecessary duplication of services," stated Tim Kowalski, President and
CEO of Halfpenny Technologies. "Clinical laboratory information is a
critical piece necessary to obtain their goals. Analysis of laboratory
results can also demonstrate the efficiency of an ACO's care management
program. It's important for labs to understand how best to work with
ACOs to improve patient care."
About Orange Health Solutions / MZI HealthCare
The combined offerings of Orange Health Solutions and MZI HealthCare
enable providers and payers to capitalize on the opportunities presented
by ACOs and other risk-sharing and value-based models. Orange's virtual
services include population health management, actionable analytics and
medical cost management. The product suite of MZI gives its clients
benefit administration and claims adjudication capabilities, allowing
them to more effectively manage th health care spending of their
patient populations. The business combination represents a unique value
proposition by offering a single source vendor across payment and
benefit administration, population health technology and service
offerings. To learn more about Orange Health Solutions / MZI HealthCare
visit the web site: www.orangehealth.net.
About Halfpenny Technologies
Technologies Inc. provides clinical laboratories, hospitals, health
plans, health information exchanges and EHR vendors with a cloud based,
secure, scalable, vendor-neutral clinical
data exchange platform. Our proven track record of providing
advanced features, rapid implementation, reliable technology
infrastructure and LOINC
mapping enables laboratories and hospitals to win new clients and
better compete in the HITECH era; health plans to improve HEDIS
reporting and STAR (News - Alert) ratings, increase revenue and support
population-based initiatives; and EHR
vendors to include CPOE and results delivery in their solutions and
meet Meaningful Use certification requirements.
To learn more about Halfpenny Technologies visit the web site: www.halfpenny.com.
About Executive War College 2014
This year's 19th Annual Executive War College Conference will
be held on April 29-30 at the Sheraton Hotel in New Orleans. Attendees
at the world's largest summit meeting on pathology and laboratory
management, will spend two days listening to the industry's top leaders
discuss invaluable strategies for positioning your lab toward financial
and operational success in spite of current tumultuous healthcare
challenges. The conference is hosted by Dark Daily, an online resource
hub for laboratory and pathology news, trends, and products. To learn
more about the conference visit the website: www.executivewarcollege.com.
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