US-headquartered Lumeris Inc, a subsidiary of Essence Group Holdings Corporation (EGHC), is planning to strengthen its operations in India.
Currently, the company has a team of 110 employees based in India at our development center in Hyderabad
“Indian IT professionals are playing a very crucial role in our efforts to improve the US health care system. Currently, we have a team of 110 employees based in India at our development center in Hyderabad, which takes care of core application development and testing,” said W Michael Long, chairman and CEO, Essence Group Holdings Corporation (EGHC) and Lumeris Inc.
“The cloud-based technology developed by us with the involvement of the Hyderabad centre will contribute immensely to the comprehensive health care reform in US,” he added. The company is operational in Hyderabad from last seven years.
“We are planning to add around 2,000-3,000 manpower over the next three years globally, with a significant concentration in Hyderabad,” Long said. The staff includes software developers, infrastructure, maintenance, quality assurance and research and development teams.
Healthcare is witnessing a digital revolution and is being driven by breakthroughs in digital communications and data management and Lumeris is in the forefront. “Our purpose is to arrest the exploding health care costs and improve clinical outcomes and patient satisfaction,” he said.
The $500-million company, Lumeris, develops and deploys cloud-based technologies and business practices that connect and transition physicians, patients, hospitals and health plans into accountable delivery systems at lower costs and to improve quality.
The health care industry’s first accountable care delivery platform – Lumeris’ Accountable Delivery System Platform (ADSP) – improves collaboration and tracking between health plans, hospitals, physicians and patients.