SOURCE: Sandlot Solutions

Sandlot Solutions

June 12, 2012 08:00 ET

Pioneer Accountable Care Organization Selects Sandlot Solutions as Its Healthcare Technology Partner

Plus to Use Sandlot Solutions in Pioneer ACO Implementation

FORT WORTH, TX--(Marketwire - Jun 12, 2012) - Sandlot Solutions, a healthcare information technology company, recently announced it has been selected by Plus, a Medicare Pioneer Accountable Care Organization (ACO), to manage patient information through its innovative, next generation health information exchange. Plus is one of the first pilot programs for accountable care in the country that is funded and recognized by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS).

Plus was co-developed by North Texas Specialty Physicians (NTSP), an independent physician association comprised of more than 600 family and specialty doctors, and Texas Health Resources, one of the largest faith-based, nonprofit health systems in the United States.

"We're privileged to continue our successful partnership with NTSP and Texas Health Resources to further develop one of the country's most progressive ACO models," said Joseph Casper, chief executive officer of Sandlot Solutions. "Their focus on improving patient care within physician's practices paired with our robust cloud-based clinical information quality reporting, will help drive collaboration among providers to seamlessly deliver care to approximately 20,000 Plus patients across Texas."

Sandlot Solutions partners with healthcare providers, payers and ACOs to bend the healthcare cost curve and improve the health of patients and communities.

"Sandlot Solutions offers the next generation health information exchange platform and services that support the essential elements of an ACO and will provide advanced technology to truly change care delivery and reap great efficiencies," said, Ira Hollander, M.D., Plus Medical Director and Board Member.

About Sandlot Solutions
Sandlot Solutions, developed by practicing physicians, is a healthcare information technology company that improves patient outcomes and reduces the cost of care by streamlining information sharing between providers, hospitals and health plans. Sandlot Solutions' products allow healthcare providers easy access to patient information from a variety of information sources and in many information formats. Sandlot displays patient records, in the normal workflow, the way physicians want to see them.

Contact Information