Mede Finance, established in 1994, designs and offers analytic software, information technology management solutions and services that improve financial and managerial performance in the health care industry. It offers various health plan solutions that manage financial risks, forecast reserve levels and reduce overhead costs. The services offered by the company include account leadership solutions, performance advocacy, on-demand IT services, and learning and technical support. The company s client list includes more than 400 hospitals and various health care organizations throughout the United States, including Kaiser Permanente, Tenet Healthcare, Partners Health System, Cedars-Sinai, Children's National Medical Center, Duke University, Ohio State University, Detroit Medical Center and Triad Hospitals. Mede Finance is headquartered in Emeryville, Calif., and has offices in Phoenix, Atlanta, Dallas and Washington, D.C.