WATERTOWN, Mass., May 28, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- athenahealth , Inc. (Nasdaq:ATHN), a leading provider of cloud-based services for electronic health record (EHR), practice management and care coordination, today announced that CEO Jonathan Bush will be a keynote speaker at Health Datapalooza IV, taking place June 3-4 at the Omni Shoreham Hotel in Washington, D.C. Bush will talk about the broken profit motives of health care and the failures of and opportunities for data to make health care work as it should.
Jonathan Bush, CEO and chairman, athenahealth, said: "Health Datapalooza is a big deal for two reasons—it's an opportunity to share best practices on how vendors, government, and the average doctor use data to deliver better care and reduce costs, and, more importantly, it's a focused occasion to talk about the gaps in data, what's not working, and the need for greater access and transparency. We are looking forward to participating, and sharing successes—and war stories—with our fellow data enthusiasts in order to march steadily toward our ultimate vision to make health care work as it should."For more information on athenahealth's cloud-based services that make our unique data asset possible, please visit www.athenahealth.com . About athenahealth, Inc. athenahealth 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.
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