Longstanding ZeOmega® Client Renews Contract for the Next Term and Upgrades to Latest Version of Jiva™

HealthSmart® Will Extend ZeOmega Relationship and Leverage New Jiva Technology for ICD-10 Compliance and Continued Growth of National Client Base

PLANO, Texas – October 13, 2016 –ZeOmega Inc., a market leader in population health management, today announced that HealthSmart, a leading provider of modular and scalable health plan solutions for self-funded employers and organizations, has extended its contract for the next term and upgraded to the latest version of the Jiva™ population health management solution.

HealthSmart, a major ZeOmega client since 2005, will leverage the Jiva upgrade to assist with ongoing ICD-10 compliance initiatives, and to deliver utilization, case management, and disease management to its expanding nationwide client base. Currently, Jiva supports HealthSmart in providing integrated wellness, care management, and business intelligence services that enable organizations to manage healthcare for nearly 1 million individuals across the United States.

“ZeOmega and Jiva have been key components in our strategy over the past decade-plus, and we are very pleased to extend our relationship,” said Pamela Coffey, chief clinical officer at HealthSmart. “With healthcare evolving so quickly, we know we have a stable partner in ZeOmega and a reliable technology in Jiva that, combined, will continue to help us navigate change and contribute to our success in the process.”

“This is truly a landmark achievement for HealthSmart and ZeOmega,” said Christopher Mathews, M.D., senior vice president and chief medical officer at ZeOmega. “It not only indicates the longevity and prosperity of both companies, it demonstrates how taking a strategic partnership approach can sustain a relationship and produce mutually beneficial results, which is particularly remarkable in an era in which vendor/client associations change so often. We are very proud of what HealthSmart has achieved and look forward to continued growth going forward.”

About HealthSmart
For more than 40 years, HealthSmart has offered a wide array of customizable and scalable health plan solutions for self-funded employers. HealthSmart’s comprehensive service suite addresses individual health from all angles. This includes claims and benefits administration, provider networks, pharmacy benefit management services, business intelligence, onsite employer clinics, care management, a variety of health and wellness initiatives and web-based reporting. The Company’s headquarters is in Irving, Texas, with regional hubs throughout the country. HealthSmart’s mission is to improve member health and reduce healthcare costs.

About ZeOmega
Jiva™, the HIE-enabled and powerful population health platform from ZeOmega, delivers high-value, strategic solutions enabling payers and care-delivery organizations to improve individual health and provider performance. With deep domain expertise and a comprehensive understanding of complex population health challenges, ZeOmega serves as a true partner for clients, offering flexible deployment and delivery models that leverage an innovative platform designed to integrate workflow, analytics, content, and communication capabilities. By consistently meeting customer expectations and project benchmarks, ZeOmega has earned a reputation for responsiveness and reliability. For more information, visit www.zeomega.com or call 214-618-9880. Follow ZeOmega on Twitter, LinkedIn, and Facebook.

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