YAKIMA, WA--(Marketwired - September 27, 2016) - Washington-based healthcare revenue cycle solution provider VitalWare™ announced today its new partnership with Cincinnati-based Mercy Health, the largest healthcare system in Ohio and one of the largest healthcare systems in the United States.
The three-year contract with VitalWare ensures the use of VitalCoder and VitalCDM in all of Mercy Health's 23 hospitals. Mercy Health will join more than 400 other hospitals that currently use VitalWare systems, with its deal coming only three months after Adventist Health signed on 19 hospitals and over 260 clinics with VitalWare.
"We look forward to providing Mercy Health with the most responsive client and product support in the industry," said Kerry Martin, President and CEO of VitalWare.
Since its founding in 2011, VitalWare has become an industry leader as a provider of SaaS solutions. The best-in-class documentation, coding, billing and auditing products created by the company have been well received by health systems throughout the country.
At VitalWare, we make the business of healthcare easier through intuitive cloud-based technologies and advanced knowledge sharing. Our team shapes businesses in the marketplace by delivering best-in-class products and service for a powerful user experience. We identify and simplify challenges in an ever-changing and regulated industry, making your job easier.
About Mercy Health
Mercy Health (formerly Catholic Health Partners) is the largest health system in Ohio and one of the largest health systems in the United States, employing more than 34,000 employees in Ohio and Kentucky. With $6 billion in assets, Mercy Health operates about 450 health facilities, including 23 hospitals, eight senior living communities, five hospice programs and seven home health agencies. Its accountable care organization, Mercy Health Select, is one of the Top 10 ACOs in the country for Medicare Shared Savings, generating more than $15 million in savings in 2014. In keeping with its mission, Mercy Health provides about $1 million per day in community benefit services. Mercy Health is a founding member of Health Innovations Ohio, which focuses on providing health services that result in higher quality, better health and greater value. For more information, visit www.mercy.com, or connect with Mercy Health on Facebook, LinkedIn, Google+, Pinterest and Twitter (@LivingMercyHlth).