WebMD Health Services provides hospitals with Internet software tools to help them enhance their quality of care, manage costs and profitability and understand competitive market position. The company also provides health plans and their members, as well as employers and their employees, with Internet tools that lead to more informed choice of hospitals for inpatient care. WebMD Health Services, formerly HealthShare Technology, is among the leaders in delivering robust decision support tools that help hospitals, health plans, employers and consumers make more informed and confident decisions regarding their health care. The company is a part of WebMD Health, a provider of health information services to consumers, physicians and health care professionals. WebMD Health Services is based in Acton, Mass.