MEA|NEA, the recognized leader in secure health information exchange for medical and dental providers, announced today that Inc. magazine has ranked it as among the most growth-oriented private firms in the U.S on its 34th annual Inc. 5000, an exclusive ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. MEA|NEA (Medical Electronic Attachment|National Electronic Attachment) ranked No. 4196 overall. The list represents the most comprehensive look at the most important segment of the economy—America’s independent entrepreneurs. Companies such as Yelp, Pandora, Timberland, Dell, Domino’s Pizza, LinkedIn, Zillow, and many other well-known names gained early exposure as members of the Inc. 5000.
“In business, there are few higher honors than being able to serve clients in healthcare who are making a true difference because of their work and passion. We are proud to partner with healthcare leaders to facilitate the secure exchange of health information with patients, providers and payers, as well as improve their revenue cycle management processes,” said Lindy Benton, CEO of MEA|NEA. “In carrying out this work, it’s a privilege for the organization and its team to be recognized for their quality, and we are proud to be included for the eighth consecutive year on the Inc. 5000 list. Our mission remains the same, commitment and security to all those we serve; the growth we’re experiencing is a sign that those who support us trust we will continue to do just that.”
The 2015 Inc. 5000, unveiled online at Inc.com and with the top 500 companies featured in the September issue of Inc. (available on newsstands August 18 to September 22) is the most competitive crop in the list’s history. The average company on the list achieved a mind-boggling three-year growth of 490 percent. The Inc. 5000’s aggregate revenue is $205 billion, generating 647,000 jobs over the past three years. Complete results of the Inc. 5000, including company profiles and an interactive database that can be sorted by industry, region, and other criteria, can be found at www.inc.com/inc5000.
MEA|NEA is an industry leader in cloud storage, electronic attachment, health information exchange and revenue cycle enhancement for payers and providers managing the secure exchange of health information, providing critical functionality to payers, medical and dental providers and other agents. MEA|NEA solutions facilitate secure electronic requests for medical and dental records and documentation to connected network providers for payment integrity, risk adjustment, audit tracking, performance/quality measures, claim attachments and more. Similarly, its technology enables providers to gain productivity via the electronic capture, storage and submission of healthcare documentation; to more effectively manage their revenue cycle; and to reduce claim denials. www.mea-fast.com | www.nea-fast.com
More about Inc. and the Inc. 500|5000
The 2015 Inc. 5000 is ranked according to percentage revenue growth when comparing 2011 to 2014. To qualify, companies must have been founded and generating revenue by March 31, 2011. They had to be U.S.-based, privately held, for profit, and independent–not subsidiaries or divisions of other companies–as of Dec. 31, 2014. (Since then, a number of companies on the list have gone public or been acquired.) The minimum revenue required for 2011 is $100,000; the minimum for 2014 is $2 million. As always, Inc. reserves the right to decline applicants for subjective reasons. Companies on the Inc. 500 are featured in Inc.’s September issue. They represent the top tier of the Inc. 5000, which can be found at http://www.inc.com/5000.
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The Inc. 500|5000 is a list of the fastest-growing private companies in the nation. Started in 1982, this prestigious list of the nation’s most successful private companies has become the hallmark of entrepreneurial success. The Inc. 5000 Conference & Awards Ceremony is an annual event that celebrates their remarkable achievements. The event also offers informative workshops, celebrated keynote speakers, and evening functions.
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