Watch athenahealth's VP of Business Development, Kyle Armbrester, explain how the company was able to break through the confines of the healthcare industry with APIs and used Mashery Strategy Services to implement a business strategy around them.

Goals of API Program

  • Replace legacy, point-to-point interfaces with a more flexible, scalable solution
  • Implement a platform that best utilized staff without the expense and onboarding time of hiring new engineers


  • APIs have driven a ton of costs out of customer ports and data warehousing projects
  • Reporting and analytics give insight into API usage and how the company can better drive revenue to its doctors
  • Partners are onboarded in a quick, easy, and seamless way through the developer portal