EPSi announces partnership with MPA Healthcare Solutions

New Performance Analytics for Risk-based Contracts and Medicare Payments to extend EPSi Platform Capabilities

CHICAGO, Sept. 13, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — EPSi, Allscripts (NASDAQ: MDRX) flagship budgeting, long-range planning, cost accounting and financial decision support platform, announced a partnership with MPA Healthcare Solutions to offer clients sophisticated risk-adjustment and clinical analytics that provide a deeper understanding of performance and inform decision-making.

“As part of our ongoing commitment to innovation and strengthening and broadening our offerings to clients, we’re pleased to announce this partnership with MPA Healthcare Solutions,” stated Ralph Keiser, CEO of EPSi. “MPA’s expertise in clinical analytics and risk assessment complements EPSi’s core offerings and extends the value of our platform with new advanced analytic capabilities. These analytics will provide health system decision makers costs and outcomes data calibrated to their own performance. This knowledge will provide finance teams access to actionable data that offers a true picture of performance and enhances strategic decision-making and informs risk-based contract negotiations and participation in Medicare alternative payment models.”

“We’re delighted to be partnering with EPSi to address several longstanding obstacles facing financial decision makers,” said Gregory Pine, CEO of MPA Healthcare Solutions. “These new insights into data are invaluable to hospitals striving to improve their bottom line and compete in the new era of Alternative Payment Models.”

EPSi is an industry leader in integrated financial decision support, budgeting, and planning solutions for the healthcare industry. More than 950 hospitals in the U.S., including nine of the top 10 rated hospitals, 130 IDN systems, and 40 global academic facilities rely on EPSi for data-driven insight into managing costs and improving their long-range financial performance. Learn more about EPSi at www.epsi.io

MPA Healthcare Solutions is a leader in healthcare data analytics, combining deep clinical expertise with the best of machine learning, AI, and traditional statistical techniques to help its clients understand and manage risk, evaluate and improve outcomes, and reduce costs. Learn more about MPA Healthcare Solutions at www.consultmpa.com

About Allscripts
Allscripts (NASDAQ: MDRX) is a leader in healthcare information technology solutions that advance clinical, financial and operational results. Our innovative solutions connect people, places and data across an Open, Connected Community of Health™. Connectivity empowers caregivers to make better decisions and deliver better care for healthier populations. To learn more, visit www.allscripts.com, Twitter, YouTube and It Takes A Community: The Allscripts Blog.

© 2018 Allscripts Healthcare, LLC and/or its affiliates. All Rights Reserved.

Allscripts, the Allscripts logo, and other Allscripts marks are trademarks of Allscripts Healthcare, LLC and/or its affiliates. All other products are trademarks of their respective holders, all rights reserved. Reference to these products is not intended to imply affiliation with or sponsorship of Allscripts Healthcare, LLC and/or its affiliates.

SOURCE: Allscripts