Pegasystems to Showcase Collaborative and Connected Health Solutions at AHIP Conference

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – June 15, 2011 – Pegasystems Inc. (NASDAQ: PEGA), the leader in Business Process Management (BPM) and software for customer centricity, today announced its participation at the America’s Health Insurance Plans (AHIP) Institute 2011 taking place June 15-17 at the Moscone Convention Center in San Francisco.  A top-level sponsor, Pega will exhibit in Booth #219 and host a breakfast session at 7:30 a.m. on Friday, presenting with Alere Health, one of several healthcare customers leveraging Pega to bring healthcare advancements through Build for Change® technology.


The breakfast session at AHIP Institute 2011, titled, “Mass Personalization: Optimizing Consumer Engagements for Improved Health Outcomes,” will feature discussion on ways technology simplifies and automates the provisioning of customized information to consumers and clinicians so they can make optimum health decisions.  Additionally, Pega will also participate with Alere and analyst firm IDC Health Insights in a panel discussion on collaborative healthcare as part of AHIP’s Innovation Lounge, which will be replayed during the event and made publicly available afterward.  Pega will bring together select healthcare leaders at an event Thursday evening, including several other attendees and sponsors that are customers.  This fall, Pega plans to hold its own Collaborative Healthcare Summit on October 19, 2011 in Boston.


Featuring a unified platform that provides employers, health plans and their members with real-time disease management and wellness solutions, Alere’s Apollo system, built with Business Process Management (BPM) technology from Pegasystems, is bringing highly personalized health and wellness programs to the market more quickly and cost effectively.  For further information on how Alere is connecting health participants through technology, read this IDC report here.


Pegasystems’ healthcare solutions drive revenue gains, hike productivity and increase customer satisfaction in areas such as claims, customer service, enrollment and care management.  Pega technology is used by 90 percent of the largest US health plans, two of the five largest healthcare providers, three of the four largest pharmacy benefit managers, as well as US government agencies at the state and federal level.  Healthcare transactions for more than one of every two Americans, including members from over 60 percent of the Blues network, are processed with Pega technology.


 


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To read more about Pega customers’ successes, visit: https://www.pega.com/solutions/by-industry/healthcare/customer-success and https://www.pega.com/about-us/news-room/press-releases/pegasystems-announces-selection-by-health-net.   


 

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