Health Plans Inc. Chooses Click4Care® to Optimize Member Health And Wellness
Record Growth Reflects Market Need for Click4Care’s Innovative Care Management Platform
Powell, Ohio, November 19, 2012 – Click4Care™, an award-winning software company providing its care management platform to enable high quality healthcare at reduced overall cost, today announced that Health Plans, Inc. of Westborough Massachusetts, a wholly owned subsidiary of Harvard Pilgrim Health Plan, has chosen Click4Care’s innovative care management software to deliver information and facilitate communication among everyone in the care equation – providers, payors, hospitals, members, and their designated caregivers – to optimize care and wellness.
Paul Forte, Director of Care Management Services at Health Plans Inc. stated, “In our detailed due diligence process we found Click4Care to be the ideal partner based on their product depth and the unique combination of maturity and innovation in the care collaboration space. We are excited to leverage Click4Care to expand our capacity for care management and collaboration among all involved in a member’s health and wellness.”
Health Plans, Inc. joins other new clients recently announced by Click4Care, including Optima Health Plan of Virginia Beach, VA; Riverside Health of Baltimore, Maryland; and Hudson Health Plan of Tarrytown, NY. Click4Care has now signed ten new contracts since Q4 of 2010, as well as introduced a major release of the Click4Care software platform.
According to Click4Care’s CEO Rob Gillette, “Click4Care has seen unprecedented client growth as payor organizations are increasingly turning to our software to address their workflow, content and communication needs.”
Click4Care has shown its commitment to product innovation, as seen in the recent release of version 5.0, which provides GUI enhancements, a new mobile application designed specifically for physicians’ unique workflow, additional Click4Care developed clinical care pathways and optimized workflow throughout the application. “Our product innovation, service delivery and exceptional employees have made Click4Care one of the most successful companies in care management,” said Gillette. “We will continue our mission to provide healthcare payors with the ultimate platform to address their extraordinary demand for a modern system that can deliver timely, actionable information to everyone driving toward efficient and effective healthcare.”
About Health Plans, Inc.
Founded in 1981, Health Plans, Inc. is a New England-based Third Party Administrator (TPA) of health and benefit plans serving self insured clients throughout the country. Health Plans Inc. has grown to become a leading TPA by offering customized self-funded benefit plans to employers, combined with superior customer service and investment in the latest administrative and data-mining technology, and reinsurance (stop-loss) security. These components empower our clients to better manage their company’s health care costs, as well as proactively adjust to the changes in the health care landscape. Leveraging specialized reports, Health Plans Inc. clients have recognized trends they can address to encourage healthy lifestyle habits and, in turn, lower medical costs for their employees.
In 2005, Health Plans Inc. partnered with Harvard Pilgrim Health Care to merge the flexibility and affordability of a TPA with the power of Harvard Pilgrim’s extensive provider network and their widely recognized commitment to service and quality. One year later, Health Plans Inc. acquired the assets of Benefit Plan Management (BPM), a Norwell, Massachusetts-based TPA. BPM’s experience and expertise in designing and administering self-funded benefit plans has further strengthened our commitment to serving the self-insured community.
Today, Health Plans Inc. is the largest TPA in New England. Supported by a seasoned management team and cutting-edge technology, Health Plans Inc. is uniquely positioned to offer attractive, innovative product designs to employers seeking to provide an affordable yet comprehensive benefits package to their employees. Its client base is diverse, and includes hospitals, manufacturing firms, labor unions, municipalities, credit unions, media outlets, and retail food chains, among others. Health Plans Inc. works with each client closely to develop and administer a benefits program that serves their financial and employee population needs. As a result, Health Plans Inc. clients typically realize substantial savings, while providing benefits that help attract and retain top employees.
Click4Care Inc. is an award-winning software company providing care management software to address demand for high quality healthcare at reduced overall cost. Click4Care provides workflow, content, and communication to and amongst everyone in the care equation, on the right communication medium at the right time. Click4Care’s built-in CareRules™ engine enables robust identification of members who require targeted care and supports responsive and intuitive workflow, routing, and automation of all key business processes.
Unlike legacy products or light weight “web-site” solutions, Click4Care allows you to choose how much—or how little—to adapt the flexible CareRules™ configuration to your business needs, so that you can get down to the business of providing service to your members.