IRVING, Texas – February 24, 2016 – Lightbeam Health Solutions, a leader in end-to-end population health management solutions, has entered into an agreement with The South Bend Clinic, a large physician group consisting of 98 physicians plus 33 advanced practitioners spread across 6 campuses throughout the Michiana region near South Bend, Indiana. The South Bend Clinic will utilize Lightbeam’s population health platform to manage patient populations in a number of commercial, Medicaid and Medicare Advantage contracts, as well as the CMS MSSP ACO program.
The South Bend Clinic will leverage the following Lightbeam solutions:
“Lightbeam demonstrated well developed and intuitive tools to meet our functional specifications and goals for a population health platform,” said Paul Meyer, Chief Executive Officer of The South Bend Clinic. “Furthermore, the company demonstrated an awareness of not only our EMR platform and principles of integration, but also of the nature of medical practice and how best to put information in the hands of providers, care team personnel, and analysts. Finally, the company and its leadership demonstrated a level of flexibility in dealing with us as a client; our reference checking indicated a strong and responsive service and support organization, and their plans for continued platform development and added functionality indicated strong awareness of the future needs of the client base.”
“Lightbeam is eager to support The South Bend Clinic and we are excited to welcome them into our family of clients,” said Jerry Shultz, President of Lightbeam Health Solutions. “South Bend Clinic shares our vision for improving the quality of care and quality of life for patients, while controlling costs and reducing spending.”
About The Sout Bend Clinic
The South Bend Clinic employs a staff of 640 at its six campuses in South Bend, Granger, Mishawaka and New Carlisle, and at satellite offices in Elkhart, Indiana and Berrien Springs, Michigan. These combined facilities serve nearly 300,000 patients a year. Since its inception in 1916, the Clinic has provided primary and specialized care to its patients. More important, it has remained committed to the high-quality, personalized care that its founders established so long ago. Today, nearly 130 providers serve the Michiana community, providing a range and quality of health care that is second to none. For more information on The South Bend Clinic, visit http://southbendclinic.com.