The strategic goal of the deal is to enable Allscripts to deliver services that help clients succeed with value-based care and reimbursement models, while allowing Citra Health Solutions to bring access to clinical information and data exchange to customers.
“Healthcare is changing dramatically and our clients have told us they are looking for services to help them thrive in this new environment,” said Paul M. Black, President and CEO of Allscripts. “We are delighted to add Citra’s robust services to our proven technology solutions. Together, we can help clients participate more fully in, and succeed with, risk-sharing and accountable-care programs.”
Together, the two companies can help clients participate more fully in, and succeed with, risk-sharing and accountable-care programs.Strategic services to support payers and providers seeking to capitalize on opportunities presented by risk-sharing and other value-based models is what Citra is bringing into this partnership. In addition, the company also offers executive-level advisory services, practice management-surrounding infrastructure and workflow, patient outreach, medical cost reduction, and quality improvement programs.
On the other hand Allscripts delivers health information technology to help physician practices, hospitals and post-acute facilities improve patient outcomes and achieve financial goals. Its offering includes Allscripts Professional EHR, Allscripts TouchWorks EHR and Allscripts Sunrise, as well as mobility, practice management and revenue cycle solutions.