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Dallas, TX, United States, 2012/11/13 - Cooperative Exchange, the national association representing organizations in the healthcare information technology and transaction industry, approved the membership of NextGen Healthcare Information Systems, LLC.
Cooperative Exchange approved the membership of NextGen Healthcare Information Systems, LLC., a wholly owned subsidiary of Quality Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: QSII) and a leading provider of healthcare information systems and connectivity solutions. They will join other Cooperative Exchange members, in providing more than 2.3 billion unique claims – which amounts to more than $800 billion in claims dollars.
“Becoming a member of Cooperative Exchange provides us an excellent opportunity to leverage more than a decade worth of EDI experience to share best practices and work collaboratively on common issues challenging the industry,” said Ana Croxton, Vice President of EDI Products and Services for NextGen Healthcare.
“We are very excited NextGen Healthcare has joined the Cooperative Exchange,” stated Joseph Gonzalez, Cooperative Exchange President. He Added,“NextGen, as a member company, not only represents administrative innovation in delivering solutions for revenue cycle management but provides expertise in clinical data processing which will offer our organization valued insight into a rapidly evolving industry. Their participation furthers the mission of promoting and advancing electronic data exchange for the healthcare industry by improving efficiency, advocacy, and education to industry stakeholders and government entities.”
About NextGen Healthcare
NextGen Healthcare Information Systems, LLC, (nextgen.com | qsii.com) a wholly owned subsidiary of Quality Systems, Inc., provides integrated clinical, financial and connectivity solutions for ambulatory, inpatient and dental provider organizations.
About Cooperative Exchange
Cooperative Exchange was established in 2002 to promote and advance electronic data exchange for the healthcare industry by improving efficiency, advocacy and education to industry stakeholders and government entities. Members include: ACS EDI Gateway; American Medical Association (AMA); Availity; CareMedic Systems; Capario; ClaimLogic; Claimsnet; eProvider Solutions; Gateway EDI; GE Healthcare; GHN‐Online; HDM Corp.; Healthcare Billing and Management Association (HBMA); Health-e-Web; Jopari Solutions; Medical Electronic Attachment (MEA); NextGen Healthcare; OfficeAlly; OptumInsight; RealMed Corporation; Secure EDI; Siemens HDX; The SSI Group, Inc. and ZirMed In 2010, Cooperative Exchange members connected with over 60% of all submitting providers, over 5,200 payer connections and processed over 1.2 trillion claims transactions with a value of over one trillion dollars.