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CareTech Solutions Contributes Expertise to HIMSS Privacy and Security Committee

(TROY, Mich., Sept. 18, 2013) CareTech Solutions, an information technology and Web products and services provider announced today that Jeff Bell, director of IT security and risk services, was selected to the Healthcare Information Management Systems Society (HIMSS) Privacy and Security Committee.  Jeff, a certified security information systems professional (CISSP) leads CareTech’s information security risk assessment engagements for hospitals nationwide and frequently presents on the topic in healthcare forums. Jeff will begin his two-year term at the HIMSS Policy Summit on Capitol Hill, Sept. 18-19, 2013.

“The cases of patient information and privacy being compromised are sky rocketing as healthcare records move to a digital format,” said Jim Giordano, president and CEO, CareTech Solutions. “Knowing CareTech Solutions is recognized as an expert in this space through Jeff’s involvement with HIMSS is an honor; our clients’ value his experience and I know the industry will benefit too as he takes his seat and contributes to the Privacy and Security Committee.”

About CareTech Solutions

CareTech Solutions is an information technology (IT) and Web products and services provider for U.S. hospitals and health systems, creating value for clients through customized IT solutions that contribute to improving patient care while lowering healthcare costs. From implementing emerging technologies to supporting day-to-day IT operations, CareTech offers clients expert health information technology services earning it the 2008, 2009, 2010, and 2011 Best in KLAS award for IT Outsourcing (Extensive), and the 2012 IT Partial Outsourcing as ranked by healthcare executives and professionals in the respective annual Best in KLAS Awards: Software & Services” report.

For more information, please visit www.caretech.com.

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Media Contact: 
Anne Santori, APR
Public Relations Manager
CareTech Solutions
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Email: anne.santori@caretech.com