We’re excited to extend our existing physician management, technology and ACO capabilities and experience to the KASS-MSO clients as well as expand our scope of services in the Missouri marketplace.
Pittsburgh, PA (PRWEB) May 31, 2012
MED3OOO, a national leader in healthcare management and technology products and services, today announced its merger with St. Louis based KASS-MSO, Inc. Both KASS and MED3OOO specialize in the provision of technology and healthcare management services to physicians, physician organizations and hospital systems. Under the terms of the agreement, KASS will become MED3OOO’s Missouri operations center and have responsibility for business development activity in the region.
Kathleen T. Arink, KASS’ President and Chief Executive Officer, recently issued the following message to KASS employees and clients: “After extensive discussions, we determined our respective organizations have very similar goals, values and priorities. It is a very exciting time for KASS-MSO. With MED3OOO, we will be able to bring greater resources and options to our current and prospective clients, as well as additional jobs to the St. Louis area.”
“We’re excited to extend our existing physician management, technology and ACO capabilities and experience to the KASS-MSO clients as well as expand our scope of services in the Missouri marketplace,” stated Patrick Hampson, Chairman and CEO of MED3OOO. This strategic partnership will provide our Missouri based clients the resources to continue to improve access, quality and cost of healthcare delivery for the patients and populations they serve.
KASS-MSO was founded in December 2000 and employs approximately 80 staff at its Service Resource Center in Valley Park, MO, and in several medical practice locations throughout the St. Louis Metropolitan Area. KASS-MSO’s affordable and innovative business solutions enable each healthcare client to access high quality services and equipment for information technology, patient billing systems, clinical outcomes reporting, payer contracting, accounting, human resources, operational assessments and general management consulting.
MED3OOO is a leading provider of healthcare management and technology services that improve outcomes for providers, health plans, and the patients and employees they serve. The Company provides a broad array of proprietary solutions for physician groups, hospitals, health systems, health risk organizations, and state and local municipalities, enabling them to reach their maximum potential with respect to operational, financial, and clinical results. Through the integrated application of systems, operations, analytics and domain expertise, MED3OOO serves as the premier strategic operations partner for the healthcare community. The Company’s depth of knowledge across its services, economies of scale, infrastructure, and ability to offer and manage disparate information systems provide MED3OOO with a distinct competitive advantage in the rapidly evolving healthcare industry. Each of the components of MED3OOO’s product and services suite is a critical competency for moving toward the delivery of accountable care.
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