NAPLES, FL — October 9, 2023 — HealthLynked Corp. (OTCQB: HLYK), a leader in the global healthcare network industry, is pleased to announce the receipt of Medicare Shared Savings (“Shared Savings”) from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (“CMS”) earned by ACO Health Partners (“AHP”) for performance year 2022. The Shared Savings net proceeds is a component of the consideration received by HealthLynked from its January 2023 sale of AHP. Shared Savings earned by AHP was $2.88 million and net proceeds to HealthLynked were $1.15 million including allocation for AHP’s operating expenses and after payments to AHP’s participating physicians, commission to former owners, and other expenses.
Under the sale agreement, HealthLynked may earn additional future consideration from the sale of AHP of up to $500,000 from performance year 2023 Shared Savings in October 2024 and equity in PBACO Holding, LLC (“PBA”), the buyer of AHP, in the event of an initial public offering by PBA by February 2025.
George O’Leary, HealthLynked’s Chief Financial Officer, commented, “We are pleased with the final determination of AHP’s Shared Savings for performance year 2022, which was higher than we had anticipated. Our sale of AHP and collaboration with Palm Beach ACO continues to exceed our expectations.”
HealthLynked Corp. is dedicated to enhancing healthcare by facilitating the efficient exchange of medical information between patients and providers. Our cloud-based HealthLynked Network empowers members to actively manage their healthcare, providing a centralized and secure location for their medical data, including medications, allergies, past surgeries, and personal health records.
Healthcare providers in our network benefit from improved patient care and key insights into their practice operations. Additionally, our preferred providers can leverage HealthLynked’s marketing tools to engage both patients, ensuring better patient compliance and optimized scheduling. To avail these services, providers need to claim their profiles and complete the necessary steps to become an in-network provider.
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