Technology & Industry Partners
Azalea carefully evaluates what technology providers will provide the most effective technology and service for our customers. We have developed strong partnerships with a number of leading information and technology companies.
Physicians use multiple systems for the different clinical and business aspects of their practice. By creating interfaces with multiple laboratory, pharmacy, and immunization systems, Azalea Health streamlines the connectivity for you. Learn more about Azalea’s industry alliances and interfaces.
The AAPC was founded in 1988 to provide education and professional certification to physician-based medical coders and to elevate the standards of medical coding by providing student training, certification, and ongoing education, networking and job opportunities. Currently, the AAPC has a membership base of 131,157 worldwide.
The Georgia Charitable Care Network (GCCN) is a network of more than 90 independent, non-profit clinics that deliver healthcare services to Georgia’s uninsured population. GCCN advocates on behalf of its members, provide networking opportunities, solicit funding, and ultimately create a high performing safety-net and network of compassionate care givers. As a preferred vendor, Azalea Health offers health IT solutions, technology support, consulting, and professional services to GCCN member clinics and providers.
The Global Partnership for TeleHealth is a non-profit agency based on experience and knowledge gained from years of creating and maintaining telemedicine programs, and made possible by advanced telecommunications, software and equipment. The hallmark of the Global Partnership for TeleHealth is the Open Access Network, a web of national and international strategic partnership clinical access points with successful existing telemedicine programs.
A non-profit, member-led trade association, the Healthcare Billing & Management Association (HBMA) represents more than 30,000 employees at well over 700 third-party medical billing firms. Annually, HBMA companies submit more than 350 million initial claims on behalf of hospital-based physicians, office-based physicians and other allied healthcare providers.
HomeTown Health, LLC (HTH) is a network of hospitals, healthcare providers, and business partners who collectively pursue ways to help rural hospitals and member organizations survive in the environment of constant regulatory change in reimbursement, operations and technology. What began as a handful of community hospitals ten years ago has grown into an organization of over 50 hospital members and over 50 business partners. HTH is committed to providing legislative representation, best practice solutions and continuing education and training through research and the continuous improvement of processes for healthcare providers. Azalea Health provides essential technology support, consulting, and professional services to HTH member hospitals who provide healthcare services in rural Georgia and Florida.
Iron Bow Healthcare Solutions is a leading technology provider that enables clinicians to collaborate and communicate real-time with care teams. Iron Bow is the trusted provider for major healthcare organizations including the U.S. Veterans Administration (now recognized as a global leader in telehealth), DoD Medical and University of Maryland Medical System. This strategic partnership with Azalea allows Iron Bow to offer its clients fully integrated enterprise IT solutions for healthcare providers that facilitates immediate access to critical patient information and the ability to instantly consult with other providers and specialists to make informed decisions, ensuring the best possible outcome for patients.
As a Healthcare IT and Compliance Consulting provider, the services of Kardon Technology are designed to address the unique needs of medical practices and their business associates with a focus on HIPAA and HITECH compliance regulations. Kardon has developed a ‘hands-on’ training portal, webinars, tool kits and individual consulting to teach CE’s & BA’s how to adapt the “law” to their daily routine.
The Rural Health Association of Tennessee (RHAT) is a not-for-profit organization of individuals and organizations committed to improving the health of rural Tennessee. By providing leadership on rural issues through advocacy, communication, education and legislation. Since 1995, RHAT has worked to effect a positive change in the health and well-being of all rural people in Tennessee through the proactive involvement of our members, other organizations, and policymakers in identifying and resolving rural health care
The South Carolina Office of Rural Health (SCORH) is a nonprofit organization dedicated to ensuring equitable access to quality healthcare in rural communities in the state of South Carolina. As the preferred vendor for medical billing and practice management, all SCORH constituents access to Azalea’s services and solutions at a special rate. This strategic partnership gives rural clinics and hospitals across South Carolina the opportunity to use technology-enabled healthcare solutions and managed services to improve healthcare delivery and quality.
As one of the largest technology companies in country, the Technology Association of Georgia (TAG) is a network of leaders and pioneers in technology. Member organizations are composed of over 2,000 tech and tech-enabled companies based in Georgia. TAG’s mission is to educate, promote, influence and unite Georgia’s technology community to foster an innovative and connected marketplace that stimulates and enhances Georgia’s tech-based economy.
DrFirst pioneers software solutions and services that provide real-time access to patient data, improve communication and collaboration at the point of care and across the patient’s circle of caregivers, and enhance the doctor’s clinical view of the patient to help drive better health outcomes.
EMR Direct (formerly Phimail) is headquartered in San Diego, California, and provides Direct messaging HISP services, companion APIs for workflow integration and data accessibility, and, through its phiCert Certification Authority, the supporting public key infrastructure (PKI) required for secure health information exchange.
For over 30 years InHealthCDS has partnered with medical practices and surgery centers to not just survive but thrive. Our transcription solutions are workflow accommodating and allow physicians the ability to choose how they document their patient encounters and complete the patient story. InHealthCDS has the tools and technology to streamline the documentation process and provide solutions that are second to none.
Laboratory Corporation of America is an independent clinical laboratory company in the US. The company has a national network of 37 primary laboratories and over 1,600 patient service centers and a network of branches and STAT laboratories. Through its national network of laboratories, LabCorp offers a range of clinical laboratory tests, which are used by the medical profession in routine testing, patient diagnosis, and in the monitoring and treatment of disease.
MailMyStatements delivers technology-driven solutions to address the specific requirements of healthcare providers and patients. For more than a decade MailMyStatements has worked closely with medical offices, hospitals and health systems to determine the most patient-friendly methods to optimize billing and payment processes.
MDS of Kansas, L.L.C. (MDS) is a medical document service company that offers medical transcription services, education programs for medical scribes and medical transcription, and much more. MDS has exceeded customer expectations for more than 22 years by placing specific emphasis on the healthcare documentation experience. MDS services more than 150 providers in Kansas, Nebraska, and Oklahoma.
nThrive (formerly MedAssets) partners with healthcare providers to improve their financial strength by implementing integrated spend management and revenue cycle solutions that help control cost, improve margins and cash flow, increase regulatory compliance, and optimize operational efficiency. nThrive serves more than 125 health systems, 3,300 hospitals and 30,000 non-acute care healthcare providers.
Serving more than 90,000 healthcare providers nationwide, Navicure’s technology solutions automate account receivables processes, including claims management; patient eligibility verification; remittance and denial management including automated secondary claims filing, appeals, and posting; reporting and analysis; and patient payment collections at and near the time of service.
With access to medical speech recognition powered by Nuance Healthcare, customers can reap the productivity and financial benefits of a secure, industry-leading medical speech recognition platform from their EHR. Our speaker-adaptive engine allows users to talk naturally, and with built-in visualization and feedback, voice navigation and correction capabilities, mobile device gesture support, users have anytime, anywhere access.
Rackspace Hosting is the open cloud company, delivering open technologies and powering more than 190,000 customers worldwide. Rackspace provides its renowned Fanatical Support® across a broad portfolio of IT products, including Public Cloud, Private Cloud, Hybrid Hosting and Dedicated Hosting.
Scrypt, Inc. (Sfax) – The internet-based Sfax™ is the only secure electronic fax management system that is dedicated to the healthcare industry. The product is a HIPAA-ready, workflow solution that saves end-users up to 95 percent of the time and up to 80 percent of the cost of manual faxing.
TransFirst is a leading provider of payment technology solutions to U.S. merchants, differentiated by their single proprietary technology platform through which they provide a broad suite of end-to-end payment solutions and superior customer support.
TriZetto (formerly Gateway), a Cognizant company and business unit within Cognizant’s healthcare practice, provides world-class information technology solutions to make better healthcare happen. TriZetto’s world-class technology products, in combination with Cognizant’s consulting, IT and business process services at scale dramatically simplifies the deployment and adoption of technology and improves operations.
Where Healthcare Connects, Updox is the industry leading healthcare connectivity solution, integrated with more than 70 electronic health record (EHR) partners who represent 38,000 physicians and 42 million patients. Through an extensive Direct Messaging network and platform of apps, Updox connects various healthcare providers, including physicians, patients, payers, pharmacies, labs and healthcare partners. Once part of Updox, users or partners can access a full suite of applications including paperless integrated faxing, secure messaging, patient portal, appointment scheduling & reminders, credit card payments, and health alerts — all with the goal of improved outcomes through more efficient communications and better care coordination.
West (ClientTell) provides outbound notifications and courtesy reminders through phone, email, text and smartphone applications. ClientTell messages have proven to be an effective, economical means to notify patients of appointments, annual exams, lab results, delinquent balances and more.