MINNEAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ABILITY® Network, a leading healthcare technology company, announced today that it has acquired System Designs, Inc., and its sister company MedLink Technologies, Inc., of Dallas, TX (SDI). SDI is the developer of the PC-ACE Pro32TM claims processing system, a key revenue management tool for thousands of healthcare providers across the country. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.
SDI contracts with all Medicare Administrative Contractors (MACs) in the U.S. to provide the PC-ACE software to hospitals, home health agencies and skilled nursing facilities through that network. SDI has had a close connection with the MACs since its founding in 1989. SDI also provides services to providers through Medicaid, Blue Cross / Blue Shield plans and other large insurers – as well as directly to providers.
“The PC-ACE service holds a unique role in the healthcare industry,” said Mark Briggs, CEO of ABILITY Network. “It has truly become an essential tool for many providers. We’re very pleased to bring it into the ABILITY portfolio as an excellent complement to our other high quality software services.
“SDI’s customers will also now have access to the larger scope of ABILITY services,” Briggs continued. “This is another important step forward for ABILITY as we continue to deliver innovative services to meet an expanding range of provider needs.”
“Becoming part of ABILITY Network is a tremendous benefit for the customers we serve,” said Bill Greer, CEO of SDI. “It means that more payers and providers in our industry can take advantage of the people, services, technological expertise and innovation that ABILITY is known for.”
About ABILITY Network
ABILITY® Network is a leading healthcare technology company trusted by thousands of payers and providers across the continuum of care. Through the use of the ABILITY Network comprehensive suite of care coordination and workflow services, our customers are able to improve efficiency, reduce costs, increase cash flow and more effectively manage the financial and clinical complexities of healthcare.
About System Designs, Inc. / MedLink Technologies, Inc.
System Designs, Inc. (SDI), along with its sister company MedLink Technologies, Inc., is a full service software development and consulting firm staffed by professionals with extensive experience in the healthcare industry. Offices are located in Dallas, TX, and Jacksonville, FL. System Designs has worked extensively with Medicare, Medicaid, and private insurance claims processing systems and counts among its clients a number of Blue Cross / Blue Shield Plans and other large insurers as well as hospitals, home health agencies and skilled nursing facilities.