“In order to provide the most efficient ease of use for our staff, our physicians and their patients, Genesis Medical Associates, Inc. is partnering with Athenahealth effective June 1 to provide new cloud based electronic medical records and billing activities.
Now used by more than 72,000 healthcare providers across the nation, Athenahealth has become a leader in the innovation of cloud-based services, interoperability and mobile applications for medical groups and health systems.
“We look forward to working with Athenahealth as we continue to stress responsive high quality medical service to our thousands of patients and their physicians,” said Mark Kissinger, executive director of Genesis Medical Associates, Inc.
“With this relationship,” he added, “Athenahealth becomes a true partner in the creation of and management of our medical records. As one example, we will have access to the latest daily and monthly cloud based upgrades and changes to our software systems including all necessary timely revisions related to commercial and government payment requirements. I have not seen another vendor that compares with what Athenahealth will offer.”“The Athenahealth system,” noted Kissinger, “is geared to physicians. It is both user friendly and easily accessible. In addition, it will provide a simple online secure Portal for patients to access their medical records, test results and to communicate with their physician’s office”
Based in Watertown, Massachusetts, and founded in 1997, Athenhealth, Inc. has over 4,600 employees with $15 billion in posted client collections and 1.2 billion data transactions.
Founded in 1995, Genesis Medical Associates, Inc., is the largest independent primary care physicians group serving the Greater North Hills with offices stretching north from the City of Pittsburgh to Cranberry Township in Butler County.