SOURCE: MEDecision Inc.

Medecision Inc.

May 02, 2012 09:15 ET

Medecision Highlights Solutions to Liberate Cost and Care for Payers, Healthcare Providers and Consumers at Client Forum 2012

Unveils Transformational New Brand and Strategies for the Evolving Healthcare Market

WAYNE, PA and PHILADELPHIA, PA--(Marketwire - May 2, 2012) - Medecision Inc., the leading provider of healthcare management solutions, kicked off its "Strike the Balance" Client Forum today at the Four Seasons Hotel in Philadelphia, where chief medical officers and clinical leadership, senior IT leaders and care management executives from progressive U.S. health plans and healthcare provider organizations will address forward-thinking strategies and technology platforms that will shape the future of healthcare. Medecision will mark its evolution from the Company's beginning in 1989 as a care management technology vendor, to a strategic business partner catering to the emerging needs of payers, care providers and consumers, with the introduction of its new brand.

"The Medecision Client Forum provides the perfect opportunity for us to convene with clients, partners and healthcare stakeholders on issues that are transforming our healthcare system, and to reveal a new brand that reflects the nature of our evolving organization," said Deborah M. Gage, president and CEO of Medecision.

Now Medecision is a leading organization with a blend of significant investments in flexible, scalable architecture and applications, growing business sectors and services, proven implementations, clinical expertise, state-of-the-art systems, and a keen understanding of diverse client needs.

"Our innovations, coupled with more than two decades of experience as an industry pioneer, enable us to build accredited solutions with superior clinical intelligence. These ground-breaking solutions drive simplistic and swift access to meaningful information for care managers, physician-based care coordinators and consumers," Gage continued, "We are working to positively impact the cost and quality of today's healthcare delivery and processes. The result is a truly liberating customer experience."

Forum attendees will participate in targeted, educational sessions presented by industry leaders including Accenture, Highmark and BCBS of Illinois. Keynotes will also be delivered by Roy Spence, founder, chairman, and CEO of GSD&M Idea City and the Purpose Institute; Jeremy Nobel, adjunct lecturer, Harvard School of Public Health, medical director, Northeast Business Group on Health; Craig Schiefelbein, president and CEO, Paragon Development Systems, Inc.; Stuart Altman, PhD, Sol C. Chaikin Professor of National Health Policy at the Heller School for Social Policy and Management, Brandeis University; and Dr. Ahmed Ghouri, CEO and co-founder of Anvita Health.

For more information on the forum, please visit www.Medecisionclientforum.com. Or, to following breaking news from the venue site, please follow us on Twitter for live commentary at #MEDForum12.

About Medecision
Medecision is the leading provider of healthcare management solutions serving national, regional and local health plans, insurers and provider-based care organizations, more than 74,000 physicians and 44 million consumers. Working within the framework that patients, care providers and health plans are all driving towards better health outcomes, Medecision and its Aerial™ solutions help connect all stakeholders to liberate the highest quality and most cost-efficient care.

As more organizations transition to value-based care, Medecision continually applies its 23 years of experience, its comprehensive technology platforms, significant investments in research and development, and the strongest clinical expertise to ensure consumers receive the best possible care. With Medecision as a business partner, health plans and care providers confidently manage through market changes, regulatory updates and new populations, while improving quality and reducing costs.

For more information, visit www.Medecision.com.

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