INDEPENDENT LIVING SYSTEMS® (ILS) has completed its acquisition of Royal Health Care (Royal), a business and technology service provider delivering fully integrated third-party administrative solutions for Medicare Advantage, Medicaid and Specialty plans since 1996.

As an increasing number of health plans and provider organizations look to expand their scope of services, ILS and Royal are uniquely positioned to support a wide-range of health care payers in delivering comprehensive, cost effective and personalized care to their members. Royal’s service capabilities combined with ILS’ long term care offerings will enable us to deliver an unprecedented continuum of clinical and administrative services.

Royal has service center locations in New York and New Mexico, covering members nationwide. Their diverse client base includes health plans, provider groups, government, commercial and self-funded programs. This acquisition expands ILS’ national footprint and service capabilities to include Medicare, Medicaid, Dual Eligibles, Fully Integrated Dual Advantage (FIDA) and managed radiology benefits.
Nestor Plana, President and Chief Executive Officer, Independent Living Systems said, Royal’s model of care and scalable technology will enable ILS to better serve the needs of our growing membership and client base. We are excited to welcome Royal and its dedicated employees to the ILS family of companies

We look forward to working with ILS to enhance the services we offer to our current members and bring our proven solution set to the ILS family, said Steven Bory, President Royal Health Care.