TAMPA, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--CareSync, the leading provider of software and services for chronic disease management, today announced a partnership with athenahealth, Inc. through athenahealth’s ‘More Disruption Please’ (MDP) program. CareSync CCM now joins the athenahealth® Marketplace offerings. Together, the companies will work to link athenahealth’s growing network of more than 73,000 health care providers with the capabilities of CareSync to more efficiently meet billing requirements for CPT code 99490 and manage patient care, especially for those coping with chronic conditions.
“Through this partnership, providers already using athenaClinicals® can quickly and easily set up and maintain a robust CCM program. The CMS CCM program has an annual estimated value of $17.25 billion, so it’s in providers’ interest to participate in the program and get paid for working with patients between visits,” said Travis Bond, founder and CEO, CareSync. “CareSync delivers a proven chronic care management program increasing care coordination among multiple providers across various care settings for patients living with chronic disease.”
athenahealth is a cloud-based services company with a vision to build an information backbone to help make health care work as it should. To learn more about athenahealth’s MDP program and partnership opportunities please visit www.athenahealth.com/disruption.
Founded in 2011, CareSync is the leading provider of software and services for chronic disease management, combining technology with 24/7 nursing services to facilitate care coordination among patients, family and caregivers and all providers. CareSync provides turnkey Chronic Care Management services as well as a software-only option, allowing practices of any size to easily meet the billing requirements for CPT code 99490. Additionally, CareSync’s certified technology makes it simple for providers to meet Meaningful Use 2 for Data Exchange, Messaging and Timely Access. CareSync patients are at the center of their healthcare, with access to health information, actionable goals, and Comprehensive Care Plan tasks. As a result, CareSync’s patients are experiencing more productive medical appointments and better health outcomes. For more information about CareSync, visit www.caresync.com/ccm.