MIAMI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Independent Living Systems (ILS) has achieved Preferred Vendor status with the Association for Community Affiliated Plans (ACAP). ILS is the first company to be selected as a Preferred Vendor for ACAP’s newly created categories of Nutrition and Dual Eligible - Care Management. The company has also been designated a Preferred Vendor for Case Management Software.
The ACAP Preferred Vendor Program provides their member health plans with access to pre-qualified vendors that meet ACAP’s stringent qualifications. “Independent Living Systems’ expertise in helping frail, high-needs and elderly individuals live independently will be of great benefit to our member Safety Net Health Plans," said ACAP CEO Margaret A. Murray. “We’re pleased to welcome them to ACAP’s circle of Preferred Vendors. Their suite of services and insight will be a valued resource.” As an ACAP Preferred Vendor, ILS will be able to engage with the ACAP health plans through a variety of sponsorship and event opportunities.
“ILS delivers a fully integrated suite of solutions including turn-key long term support services for Dual Eligible populations, comprehensive care management, care transitions, nutritional services and third-party administration. Our services improve the lives of members while decreasing costs for health plans. Our mission aligns well with ACAP health plans’ goal of improving the experience and health outcomes for their members,” said Nestor Plana, President and CEO of ILS. “We are honored to have been approved as a Preferred Vendor and are proud to be a part of an Association whose aim is to improve the health and well-being of vulnerable populations in a cost-effective manner.”
ACAP: represents 58 not-for-profit Safety Net Health Plans in 24 states, which collectively serve nearly 12 million people enrolled in Medicaid, Medicare, the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP), and other public health programs. For more information, visit www.communityplans.net
Independent Living Systems: Recently named by Modern Healthcare as the 10th fastest growing healthcare company in the country. ILS health services improve the lives for millions of America’s aging, special needs, children and dual-eligible individuals, while rebalancing costs for healthcare plans and providers. For more information, visit www.ilshealthservices.com