Lincoln, NE - October 25, 2005 - MacPractice, Inc., a leading client-centric practice management and clinical software development firm, is proud to announce that it has received ProxyMed's 2005 Accelerator Award for the most rapid increase in use of a new service provided to physician client offices. Now in second year, the ProxyMed Business Partner Advantage Awards were created to recognize excellence in the areas of service and delivery from ProxyMed business partners to physician offices. The Accelerator Award was presented to MacPractice on Monday, October 24, 2005 at the Advantage Awards banquet and event, held at B.B. King's Blues Club just prior to the Medical Group Management Association Annual meeting in Nashville.
"The move from paper to electronic transaction processing is gaining significant momentum in healthcare and the four recipients of ProxyMed's 2005 Business Partner Awards are at the forefront," said John Lettko, CEO of ProxyMed. "MacPractice has raised the bar in 2005 for excellence in implementing leading edge solutions that remove paper from physician client offices and we are proud to honor them in front of their peers at ProxyMed's Advantage Awards banquet in October."
MacPractice is the leading developer of Macintosh practice management software with 1000 doctors' offices and is the only certified partner for electronic insurance submissions to ProxyMed on the Macintosh Platform. Earlier this year, the Company announced MacPractice EMR, a new integrated "Ability" within MacPractice MD for medical records slated for release in the first half of 2006. "Our goal is to bring many medical solutions to the Macintosh for the first time," said Hollis. "Receiving the Accelerator Award as a preferred partner of ProxyMed not only recognizes-but also confirms-our commitment to offering new and cutting edge services to physician clients."
About ProxyMed, Inc.
ProxyMed, a leader in healthcare technology services, provides healthcare payments processing, medical cost containment services, business process outsourcing solutions and related value-added products to physicians, payers, pharmacies, medical laboratories, and other healthcare suppliers. To facilitate these services, ProxyMed operates Phoenix™, our highly scalable and secure national information platform, which supports real-time direct connectivity and transaction processing between providers and payers, chain and independent pharmacies and clinical laboratories.
For more information about ProxyMed, please visit the Company's Website at www.proxymed.com.