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ICW Participates in ACOs Summit: A Transition Model to Full Risk Care ManagementICW Solutions Offer Key Technologies to Support the Development of ACOs (January 25, 2012)
AUSTIN, TX -- (Marketwire) -- 01/25/12 -- InterComponentWare, Inc. (ICW), a leading international provider of healthcare information technology, will participate in ACOs Summit: A Transition Model to Full Risk Care Management in Austin, Texas January 23-24, 2012 at the Hyatt Regency Austin.
"ACOs are a promising emerging tactic to addressing the declining quality and increasing costs in healthcare," said Jeremy Coote, CEO of ICW, Inc. "ICW's software solutions address the challenges that health systems, physician groups and IDNs face in effectively integrating new technologies into existing systems to be successful in the value-based payment and care delivery environment of ACOs."
ICW will participate in the event as a gold sponsor and exhibitor. The Summit will focus on key topics around ACOs such as ACO development, application process and planning, physician/hospital/health system alignment and the impact of ACOs on Medicare Advantage. Additionally, the Summit will feature success stories and spotlights on employers, IT and international ACOs that can provide key lessons learned to those undertaking ACOs in the U.S.
"ACOs require the ability to effectively capture data and turn it into action," said Coote. "We look forward to taking part in the ACO Summit and being a part of the key discussions that will frame the evolution of ACOs."
For more information, contact http://www.icw-global.com/us.html.
With over a decade of global health IT experience, ICW's solutions for care management, health information exchange and master patient indexes provide strategies for an evolving and dynamic healthcare landscape. ICW combines in-depth knowledge of the U.S. healthcare market with precision German technology to provide a cost-effective, modular, flexible and scalable approach to addressing the needs of its clients. ICW develops long-term partnerships with health IT vendors, health organizations and providers that deliver measurable results for improved health outcomes. As a proven partner to major U.S. healthcare organizations, ICW also develops customized, comprehensive solutions that align its clients with strategies for success in the new value-based healthcare environment.
Amendola Communications for ICW
480-664-8412 ext. 13
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