Availity’s Revenue Cycle Management solution earns high praise in the Claims and Clearinghouse category of the health professional-ranked analyst report

Jacksonville, FLA., Feb. 4, 2016 – Availity, the nation’s largest real-time health information network, today announced that its Revenue Cycle Management solution was a top-ranking Customer-Rated KLAS Reviewed vendor in the Claims and Clearinghouse category of the 2015/2016 Best in KLAS: Software and Services report.

The 2015/2016 Best in KLAS: Software and Services report recognizes top-scoring healthcare vendors based on performance data collected from healthcare professionals. To find proven technology partners, healthcare organizations depend on KLAS research for client satisfaction scores and reputable benchmark performance metrics.

"KLAS vendor rankings are determined by the reviews and experiences of clients across the nation," said Russ Thomas, CEO, Availity. "Our recognition in the 2015/2016 Best in KLAS: Software and Services report demonstrates the trust our clients place in Availity to help them successfully manage and improve their financial and clinical performance.”

Availity was rated 91.4 in Claims and Clearinghouse (1-20 physicians), and also garnered high marks, rating 90 overall in the Claims and Clearinghouse category.

Availity Revenue Cycle Management goes beyond conventional claims clearinghouses and uses smart technology and an intuitive interface to help providers receive payments faster while reducing the administrative burden on office staff. With powerful reporting and intelligent analytics that pinpoint trends affecting the revenue cycle, providers can dramatically reduce accounts receivable and improve cash flow, which is critical to the operation of a healthy business.

Founded in 2001, Availity has grown to become one of the nation’s largest health care information networks. Today, the Availity Health Information Network® extends to more than 900,000 active providers; 2,700 hospitals; 675 vendor partners and all health plans nationwide. 

“Availity’s rich feature-set and extensive network of care providers and health plans is an ideal home for Optum’s ACE solution,” said Russ Thomas, CEO of Availity. “Availity offers a single point of engagement for health plans and care providers, which leads to improved payment turnaround and more accurate claims submissions. We are delighted to have been selected by Optum to connect its industry-leading ACE solution to our broad national network of health plans.”

About KLAS

Optum is a leading information and technology-enabled health services business dedicated to helping make the health system work better for everyone. With more than 100,000 people worldwide, Optum delivers intelligent, integrated solutions that help to modernize the health system and improve overall population health. Optum is part of UnitedHealth Group (NYSE:UNH). For more information, visit www.optum.com.

About Availity

As an industry-leading, HITRUST-certified health care information technology company, Availity serves an extensive network of health plans, providers, and technology partners nationwide through a suite of dynamic products built on a powerful, intelligent platform. Availity integrates and manages the clinical, administrative, and financial data needed to fuel real-time coordination between providers, health plans, and patients in a growing value-based care environment. Facilitating over 7 million transactions daily, Availity's ability to provide accurate, timely, and relevant information is vital to the financial success of its clients.

For more information, including an online demonstration, please visit www.availity.com or call 1.800.AVAILITY (282.4548).