PointCare and Gardner Group Sign Software Agreement to Simplify Eligibility Process for Providers and Uninsured Patiens
PointCare and Gardner Group Sign Software Agreement to Simplify Eligibility Process for Providers and Uninsured Patients
PointCare, a patient eligibility software firm, and Gardner Group,a premier provider of patient-centric eligibility and enrollment solutions for hospitals, have signed an agreement to incorporate PointCare’s web-based software, PointCarePA, into Gardner Group’s eligibility services.
PointCarePA’s database is updated in real-time and will include data supporting the impending Medicaid expansion in 2014 and all additional coverage options made available through each state’s Health Information Exchange.
“We are delighted to team up with Gardner Group, as it allows us to move more quickly into provider systems nationwide at a critical time when providers are ramping up for an increase in patients brought about by the implementation of the Affordable Care Act,” said Phil Lebherz, CEO of PointCare.
PointCare is a patient advocacy company dedicated to helping health systems educate uninsured patients about their health coverage options. For more information or to request a demo, visit www.PointCare.com.
About Gardner Group
Formed in 1999, Sacramento, CA-based Gardner Group is one of the leading providers of health care-related financial assistance and commercial/governmental-funded enrollment services. Clients include both metropolitan and rural healthcare providers across the nation. For more information about Gardner Group, visit www.GardnerTeam.com
PointCare’s mission is to provide low-cost, web-based tools and training sessions that will strengthen the dignity of uninsured patients through the effective, empathetic, and compassionate communication of health coverage options from the hospital, health clinic, or doctor’s office to the patient.