Miami, FL, /PRNewswire-iReach/ — Oct. 3, 2013— Baroma, Inc. (OTC Markets: BRMA) announced today their engagement with Atlanta based PREMEDEX patient communication & care coordination solutions (PREMEDEX) as it unified care coordination and communication platform for all programs. Baroma Inc.’s wholly owned subsidiary, Baroma Healthcare International d/b/a Baroma Health Partners is an Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs) selected by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS). Baroma is accountable for the delivery, quality and cost performance of a population of Medicare Fee-For-Service Beneficiaries in their service area. Effective January 2013, Baroma is the first ACO based in Miami -Dade County, Florida, traditionally one of the costliest markets for Medicare Fee-For-Service in the Country.
“Building a custom data center requires a lot of resources and time to build and maintain. By implementing the PREMEDEX technology platform as our ACO O.S. (Operating System) we are able to scale up and across to better support our growth and adopt quickly to evolving care delivery models nationally,” says Ricardo J. Matos, CIO & Co-Founder of Baroma, Inc. “The PREMEDEX solution empowers our team with the best tools available to engage patients throughout the continuum of care. We will leverage the platforms integration capabilities nationally while we continue to improve population health and lower per-capita costs.”
“Baroma, Inc. is an innovative leader in addressing both patient care and business challenges. We are equally excited at BAROMA’s selection of PREMEDEX, as this partnership will provide a strong foundation for addressing the needs both of patients and the ACO as they navigate today’s healthcare landscape,” commented Van Willis, President of PREMEDEX.
About Baroma, Inc.
BAROMA, Inc. is an emerging health care organization tasked with tackling the challenges in today’s healthcare environment. Its family of companies touch many different healthcare businesses while helping people live healthier lives. Applying our knowledge across healthcare in many unique markets, providing health care management, consulting, and specialty services globally Baroma has the scale and resources necessary to take on some of the most important challenges in health care today. For more information, visit www.baromahc.com.
PREMEDEX patient communication & care coordination solutions help reduce avoidable readmissions, improve patient satisfaction scores & capture transitional care management revenue. PREMEDEX provides a patient engagement platform with analysis and trending reports to support providers and patients, connecting them with appropriate healthcare resources. For more information, visit www.premedex.com.
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