SANTA MONICA, Calif., Aug. 9, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- MD Insider, a healthcare technology company that analyzes physician performance with big data, partnered with Private Health, a healthcare services company that improves quality and contains costs for corporate clients and individuals. Private Health will complement its proprietary physician sourcing processes with MD Insider's products. The result: higher quality healthcare and unnecessary cost reduction.
"MD Insider's physician performance data enables Private Health to further refine its ability to identify high-performing and cost-efficient physicians for their customers," said David Norris, MD Insider CEO. "We are excited to be working with Private Health, the leader in this area."
Through this partnership, MD Insider's claims data and analytic software will enhance Private Health's ability to find the highest quality physicians with the most experience and expertise in their clients' exact medical needs.
"We are delighted to work with MD Insider," said Private Health CEO Leslie D. Michelson. "This partnership is an important addition to our arsenal of care optimization resources. It enables us to provide the best care while containing unnecessary costs."
MD Insider's "Physician Transparency Platform" empowers consumers to easily evaluate the highest-performing, most cost-effective doctors by creating "Performance Profiles" for over 850,000 doctors based on procedures performed, cost, and outcomes. The company's goal is to address the $400 billion of wasted spending associated with overpriced services and unnecessary treatments.
Private Health offers extensive care management experience, unique in-house research capabilities, deep relationships with top physicians, and 24/7/365 access to clinician-led Personal Care Teams. The result is the highest quality care, fewer unnecessary tests and procedures, better outcomes, and reduced costs.
About MD Insider:
MD Insider is an innovative healthcare technology company that uses big data to provide a Physician Performance Transparency quality score for doctors, which is fully integrated into a consumer-friendly physician search, match, and scheduling solution that better matches patients with the right doctors. MD Insider provides solutions to health systems, hospitals, ACO's, employers, and health plans.
About Private Health:
Private Health's unique approach to healthcare provides clients the best preventive, diagnostic, therapeutic, and emergency care from the world's finest physicians. Private Health has improved the health of thousands of corporate clients, individuals, and families.
SOURCE MD Insider