Peter Hudson, M.D., CEO and co-founder, iTriage said: “We are excited to partner with athenahealth to expand the number of providers listed in the iTriage app. Our millions of users are empowered patients who desire choice and flexibility in selecting care. The more physicians we’re able to sign onto iTriage through athenahealth, the greater the access our users will have to locate nearby providers and schedule appointments from the convenience of their smartphones or the Web.”More Disruption Please (MDP) is athenahealth’s business development program; it is aimed at launching a massive surge of disruptive innovation in health care for the overall advancement in the way patient care is coordinated, delivered and reimbursed. MDP targets innovators, entrepreneurs, companies, investors, and individuals—anyone who is passionate about overthrowing established approaches in health care that simply aren’t working, aren’t good enough or aren’t advancing the industry. Unlike other health care startup incubators, MDP provides an advantage in that qualified, high-quality companies like iTriage can gain access to the nearly 40,000 providers who are plugged into athenahealth’s cloud-based network. Through the MDP program, athenahealth will continue to introduce new services and accelerate the introduction of high-value innovation via the cloud. To learn more about MDP and partnership opportunities please visit www.athenahealth.com/disruption. *The iTriage offering is available as an additional service to providers who use athenaCommunicator. About athenahealth athenahealth, Inc. is a leading provider of cloud-based services for EHR, practice management and care coordination. athenahealth’s mission is to be caregivers’ most trusted service, helping them do well doing the right thing. For more information, please visit www.athenahealth.com or call 888-652-8200. About iTriage iTriage LLC, headquartered in Denver, Colo., is a global health care technology company founded in 2008 by two emergency medicine physicians. The company’s market-leading platform and mobile/website applications offer a proprietary Symptom-to-Provider™ pathway that empowers consumers to make better health care decisions. iTriage helps people answer the two most common medical questions: “What could be wrong?” and “Where could I go for treatment?” Millions of consumers around the globe have downloaded the free iTriage mobile app through the iTunes App store or Android Market, or used the iTriage website at http://www.itriagehealth.com/. In addition, thousands of health care providers already use the iTriage platform to reach more consumers and increase patient engagement. For more information, please visit http://about.itriagehealth.com/.