PLANO, Texas, Nov. 7, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- ZeOmega® Inc., a market leader in population health management, has continued its momentous run of successful client renewals and upgrades with Group Health Cooperative (Group Health ®). Specifically, Group Health has extended its ZeOmega contract for the next term and will upgrade to Jiva ™ 6.1, the newest release of the HIE-enabled, end-to-end, Jiva platform.
Group Health, a long-term ZeOmega client, serves more than 630,000 patients in Washington and North Idaho. The inclusive Jiva 6.1 platform will equip Group Health with a one-stop shop solution to address the evolving demands of value-based care delivery models and payment structures. Group Health will deploy the comprehensive technology inherent in Jiva 6.1 across several important initiatives throughout its network. "Group Health is the latest ZeOmega client to renew its contract and upgrade to Jiva 6.1," said Christopher Mathews, M.D., Senior Vice President and Chief Medical Officer at ZeOmega. "This underscores Group Health's strong commitment to innovation. It also illustrates its understanding that technology is not only a key facilitator of market differentiation, but an enabler of efficient, impactful, and affordable care. We are delighted to continue to work with Group Health." About Group Health Group Health is a nationally recognized health care system linking care delivery and insurance coverage in order to achieve one goal — affordable, quality health care for all. This innovative approach has made Group Health a national leader in a new era of health care reform, and our goals have remained the same since we began serving patients in 1947. As a nonprofit organization, Group Health helps more than 630,000 patients throughout Washington State achieve better health. Our focus on preventive care, combined with medical education, a charitable foundation, and a nationally recognized research institute, advances health in the community in a way no one else can. Group Health supports events, programs, and organizations that share this commitment to strengthening health in our communities. For more information about Group Health, visit www.ghc.org.