PISCATAWAY, N.J., June 20, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- HealthEC, which earned the highest overall vendor satisfaction rating in KLAS Research’s 2017 Population Health Management (PHM) Report, announced today that Beaumont Health has joined the growing list of providers using the company’s population health management solution.

Beaumont, with nearly 5,000 physicians and 38,000 employees, is Michigan’s largest health care system. Formed in 2014 to provide patients with compassionate, extraordinary care no matter where they live, the health system serves patients at eight hospitals and 187 outpatient sites.

“This tool will provide us with a deeper understanding of the populations we serve and help our team of experts work with our patients,” said Ryan Catignani, Vice President of Managed Care and Accountable Care Services at Beaumont. “We are always exploring innovative ways to increase quality, lower cost and reduce waste.”

“We are honored to work with with Beaumont and appreciate how committed the organization is to population health management, value-based care, and the unlimited potential of data aggregation and analytics in the digital age,” said Arthur Kapoor, Chief Executive Officer at HealthEC. “Beaumont will be able to leverage the entire HealthEC platform to improve costs and patient outcomes, and ensure that patients receive the right care, in the right place, at the right time.”

About Beaumont Health
Beaumont Health is Michigan’s largest health care system for inpatient admissions and net patient revenue and is most preferred for health care in the tri-county area, according to National Research Corp. survey data. A not-for-profit organization, it was formed in 2014 by Beaumont Health System, Botsford Hospital and Oakwood Healthcare to provide patients with the benefit of greater access to extraordinary, compassionate care, no matter where they live in Southeast Michigan. Beaumont Health has total net revenue of $4.4 billion and consists of eight hospitals with 3,429 beds, 187 outpatient sites, nearly 5,000 physicians, 38,000 employees and 3,500 volunteers. In 2017, Beaumont Health had 175,688 inpatient discharges, 17,789 births and 574,591 emergency visits. For more information, visit beaumont.org.

About HealthEC
HealthEC is a KLAS-recognized Population Health Management Company integrating data from hundreds of EHRs, laboratory systems, payers’ claim submissions, HIEs, data warehouses and other sources to improve patient outcomes, manage costs and optimize patient quality of life for its customers. The company’s clinical analytics identify provider-specific patterns and guide patient care interventions for better Care Coordination activities and outcomes, lower cost resource utilization and maximum reimbursement. To learn more, visit our website; follow us on Twitter, LinkedIn and Facebook; or call 800-444-0278, ext. 1500.

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Deborah Benward
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732.652.1517
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