CareTech Solutions Provides Disaster Recovery Consulting to Medicine Bow Technologies


(TROY, Mich., Dec. 19, 2013)
CareTech Solutions, an information technology (IT) and Web products and services provider for U.S. hospitals and health systems, announced today that Medicine Bow Technologies (MBT) in Laramie, Wyo., has selected CareTech Solutions to provide consulting services to assist in the development of a disaster recovery plan for services that would impact its client, Ivinson Memorial Hospital. 

 

“In planning for the fourth quarter Joint Commission Accreditation for Healthcare Organization (JCAHO) compliance survey of our client, Ivinson Memorial Health, we sought out CareTech Solutions’ expertise in disaster recovery and electronic medical records,” said Luke Schneider, CEO, Medicine Bow Technologies. “CareTech’s intimate knowledge of disaster recovery helped us meet our objectives quickly. Furthermore, CareTech was able to offer tremendous insight and recommendations into the workflow changes that needed to take place to successfully implement disaster recovery.”

 

With this new business, CareTech Solutions expands its corporate footprint into its 34th state, Wyoming.

 

Medicine Bow Technologies

Servicing hospitals and clinics in the northern Rocky Mountain Region since 2006, Medicine Bow Technologies (MBT) is providing services to a community of small health facilities with access to advanced and seamlessly integrated software, hardware and network solutions for electronic patient management, basic IT functions and advanced technology solutions not usually available to smaller rural facilities. MBT’s ability to implement and integrate networked hospital information systems and related clinical and administrative applications assists healthcare professionals in small organizations to deliver patient safety-oriented, quality medical care to all their patients.

 

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
Office:  248 -823-0908
Mobile: 248-312-8385
Email:anne.santori@caretech.com

CareTech Dominates Health IT Outsourcing Segments in 2013 Best in KLAS Report


(TROY, Mich., Jan 30, 2014)
CareTech Solutions, an information technology (IT) and Web products and services provider for U.S. hospitals and health systems announced today that the company was named Best in KLAS for both IT outsourcing categories; Extensive and Partial as stated in the 2013 Best in KLAS: Software & Services report issued today. This is the first time the same company has earned the number one ranking for both outsourcing categories. This award also marks the sixth straight year that CareTech Solutions has been named a leader in outsourcing, either for extensive or partial, in the annual Best in KLAS report. 

“The satisfaction of our customers is the most important measure of CareTech’s success and we believe that earning a Best in KLAS award for the sixth straight year, in either partial or extensive outsourcing, is a direct reflection of their satisfaction with our services,” said Jim Giordano, president and CEO, CareTech Solutions. “We believe that consistently achieving this recognition is a testament to the men and women of CareTech Solutions who passionately and tirelessly strive to exceed our customers’ expectations – be it a large-scale outsourcing arrangement, or a smaller clinical service desk operation – the goal and results – are happy customers.”

About KLAS

KLAS is a research firm on a global mission to improve healthcare delivery by enabling providers to be heard and counted. Working with thousands of healthcare professionals and clinicians, KLAS gathers data on software, services, medical equipment, and infrastructure systems to deliver timely reports, trends, and statistical overviews. The research directly represents the provider voice and acts as a catalyst for improving vendor performance. Follow KLAS on Twitter at www.twitter.com/KLASresearch.

 

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 the patient experience 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, 2011 and 2013 Best in KLAS award for IT Outsourcing (Extensive), and the 2012 and 2013 IT Partial Outsourcing Award 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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CareTech Solutions
Office:  248 -823-0908
Mobile: 248-312-8385
Email: anne.santori@caretech.com

CareTech Solutions Brings Its Clinical Service Desk to HIMSS14 in a Large Glass Box

CareTech Client Awards and Three Customer-Featured Education Sessions Round Out Company’s HIMSS14 Presence  


TROY, MI, February 6, 2014 – (HIMSS Booth #5275)
CareTech Solutions, an information technology (IT) and Web products and services provider for U.S. hospitals and health systems and the 2013 Best in KLAS®, extensive and partial outsourcing company, today announced that it will be featuring its Clinical Service Desk at the Healthcare Information Management Systems Society (HIMSS) 2014 Annual Conference and Exhibition from February 23-27, 2014 in Orlando, FL.

 

From a large glass box in booth #5275, CareTech promises HIMSS attendees a clinical service desk experience that will go well beyond a sales demonstration. Actual Service Desk analysts from the Troy, Mich. operation will be on hand to simulate the service desk operation, as well as be ready to answer any questions on the solution’s mechanics and processes. The Clinical Service Desk in a Box experience offers attendees the opportunity to dive deeper into the nuts-n-bolts of this Best in KLAS for partial outsourcing service by providing access to implementation processes, quality control protocols, call recordings, training procedures, metric reporting vehicles, and so much more.

 

In addition to the booth, three CareTech Solutions customers, Central Maine Healthcare, Broward Health and Oakwood Healthcare, were also selected to speak at HIMSS14 to discuss multiple IT improvement initiatives, including data security, mobile Web strategies, and website audience considerations. At the conference:


·         Denis Tanguay, CIO of Central Maine Healthcare, and Jeff Bell, Director of IT Security and Risk Services at CareTech Solutions, will present on the “Journey to Encryption of Data at Rest,” Wednesday, Feb. 26 at 8:30-9:30 a.m. EST in room 204A.


·         Jennifer Silverio, Web and Social Media Manager at Broward Health, and Ted Balowski, Web Executive at CareTech Solutions, will present on “Aligning Hospital Web Strategy with Generational Shift and Values,” Thursday, Feb. 27 at 10:30-11:30 a.m. EST in room 224A.


·         Mary Zatina, Senior Vice President of Government Relations and Corporate Communications at Oakwood Healthcare, and Anthony Hepp, formerly of CareTech Solutions, now with Team Detroit, will present on “Mobile Website Innovation: The Case for Responsive Design,” Thursday, Feb. 27 at 12:00-1:00 p.m. EST in room 330A.

 

For the 7th consecutive year, CareTech Solutions will also announce this year’s Rising Star Award winners, recognizing clients who exemplify leadership in using information technology as a strategic advantage for their organizations.   

 

To learn more about CareTech Solutions, stop by booth #5275 at HIMSS14 from February 23 through 27, in Orlando, FL.

 

To schedule a meeting with the company’s executives at HIMSS, please contact CareTech’s PR agency, at cbenoit@ariamarketing.com.

 


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 the patient experience 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, 2011 and 2013 Best in KLAS award for IT Outsourcing (Extensive), and the 2012 and 2013 IT Partial Outsourcing Award 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
Office: 248-823-0908
Cell: 248-312-8385
Email:
anne.santori@caretech.com

 

Chanel Benoit

Aria Marketing for CareTech Solutions

Phone: (617) 332-9999 ext. 209

Email: cbenoit@ariamarketing.com

CareTech to Honor Hospital IT Accomplishments at HIMSS14

Annual Rising Star Award Program Recognizes CareTech Health System Clients for Strategic IT Achievements

ORLANDO, Fla., Feb. 12, 2014 — (HIMSS booth #5275)CareTech Solutions, an information technology (IT) and Web products and services provider for U.S. hospitals and health systems, today announced it will honor 14 clients at the annual Rising Star Award program taking place on Monday, Feb. 24 at 12:30 p.m. EST in the company’s exhibit booth (#5275) at the HIMSS14 Annual Conference & Exhibition (HIMSS14) in Orlando, Florida. The Rising Star Award was established by CareTech in 2008 to recognize its clients who exemplify leadership in using information technology as a strategic advantage for their healthcare organization.

 

“CareTech is proud to support provider organizations that are leveraging IT to address business challenges and advance the quality of patient care,” said Jim Giordano, president and CEO of CareTech Solutions. “With the Rising Star Award, we recognize and honor our clients’ dedication to leveraging IT to improve business processes and workflows, meet legislative requirements and ultimately improve the patient care experience.”

 

This year’s Rising Star Award honors are the following organizations:

 

Barnabas Health System, West Orange, N.J.

Cancer Treatment Centers of America, Schaumburg, Ill.

Central Maine Healthcare, Lewiston, Maine

Detroit Medical Center (a member of Tenet Healthcare Corporation), Detroit, Mich.

Holy Family Memorial, Manitowoc, Wis.

Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, N.Y.

Inspira Health Network, Woodbury, N.J.

The MetroHealth System, Cleveland, Ohio

Mount Sinai Health System, New York, N.Y.

New York Hospital Queens (a member of New York-Presbyterian Healthcare System), Flushing, N.Y.

Oakwood Healthcare, Dearborn, Mich.

Port Huron Hospital, Port Huron, Mich.

Sibley Memorial Hospital (a member of Johns Hopkins Medicine), Washington, D.C.

Sparrow Health System, Lansing, Mich.

 

To learn more about CareTech, stop by booth #5275 at HIMSS14 from February 24 through 27, in Orlando, Florida, or visit the company’s website at www.caretech.com. To schedule a meeting with the company’s executives at HIMSS, please contact CareTech’s PR agency, at cbenoit@ariamarketing.com.

 

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 the patient experience 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, 2011 and 2013 Best in KLAS award for IT Outsourcing (Extensive), and the 2012 and 2013 IT Partial Outsourcing Award 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
Office: 248-823-0908
Cell: 248-312-8385
Email:
anne.santori@caretech.com

 

 

Chanel Benoit

Aria Marketing for CareTech Solutions

Phone: (617) 332-9999 ext. 209

Email: cbenoit@ariamarketing.com

 

Shore Medical Center Selects CareTech Solutions Clinical Service Desk

Nights, Weekends and Holidays IT Support for Computerized Physician Order Entry (CPOE)

ORLANDO, Fla. Feb. 24, 2014 – (HIMSS booth # 5275) CareTech Solutions an information technology (IT) and Web products and services provider for U.S. hospitals and health systems announced today that Shore Medical Center in Somers Point, N.J., has selected CareTech to provide its Clinical Service Desk on nights, weekends and holidays for the 300-bed site.  CareTech’s help desk support will supplement Shore Medical Center’s current help desk model and expands its reach as Shore anticipates a greater need for IT assistance as the healthcare provider prepares to go live with CPOE.

“Hospitals do not close at five o’clock and today’s clinicians, especially in a CPOE environment, must have immediate access to IT support when it’s needed,” said Jim Giordano, president and CEO, CareTech Solutions. “CareTech’s Service Desk is a flexible, scalable solution that can be modeled to fit very specific needs, such as the middle of the night when the regular IT staff is home catching up on their much needed sleep. CareTech’s “Nights + Weekends” Service Desk model ensures patient care is never interrupted.”

CareTech Solutions Service Desk “Nights + Weekends” model offers 24/7 onshore support from analysts trained and credentialed in business and clinical application support.  This service is designed for hospitals managing more than 500 help desk calls a month and includes detailed metrics reporting and analysis to assist in improving overall IT delivery. 

About Shore Medical Center

At Shore Medical Center kindness complements an extraordinary level of clinical sophistication. Our people are the foundation of this modern medical center where advanced technology harmonizes with compassionate care. Shore attracts the area’s best doctors, nurses and clinicians. It is also the most favored hospital among these professionals to meet their own personal health care needs. You’ll find Centers of Excellence here for Cancer, Cardiovascular, Neurological, Orthopedic, Emergency and Maternity and Pediatric health care. Shore Medical Center’s long-standing affiliation with Penn Medicine provides our patients and physicians with seamless access to an extensive range world class tertiary and quaternary healthcare services.

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 the patient experience 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, 2011 and 2013 Best in KLAS award for IT Outsourcing (Extensive), and the 2012 and 2013 IT Partial Outsourcing Award 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
Office: 248-823-0908
Cell: 248-312-8385
Email:anne.santori@caretech.com

 

CareTech Presents at Healthcare Marketing and Physicians Strategy Summit


TROY, Mich. May 2, 2014
– CareTech Solutions, an information technology (IT) and Web products and services provider for U.S. hospitals, announced today that the company’s Web executive Ted Balowski will join Broward Heath’s Jennifer Silverio in presenting, “Aligning Web Strategy With Generational Shifts and Values,” at the Healthcare Marketing and Physicians Strategy Summit taking place April 30 – May 2 in Orlando, Fla.

“Broward Health’s recently redesigned website was not only built on great design and functionality but also on a strategic effort to understand how the website needed to serve the multi-generational audiences found in the hospital’s diverse communities,” said John Kaiser, senior director, Web Service and Delivery, CareTech Solutions.  “Often audience needs are overlooked in the website redesign process so it’s an honor for our client to have this work recognized and to share it with our healthcare marketing colleagues in Orlando.”

The Healthcare Marketing and Physician Strategies Summit combines the strategies and tactics from the Healthcare Marketing Strategies Summit and the Physician Strategies Summit into one premiere national summit.

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 the patient experience 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, 2011 and 2013 Best in KLAS award for IT Outsourcing (Extensive), and the 2012 and 2013 IT Partial Outsourcing Award 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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CareTech Solutions Media Contact: 
Anne Santori, APR
Public Relations Manager
Office:  248 -823-0908
Mobile: 248-312-8385
Email: anne.santori@caretech.com

 

CareTech Solutions’ Jeff Bell Named Chairperson HIMSS Privacy and Security Committee


(TROY, Mich. June 4, 2014)
– CareTech Solutions, an information technology and Web products and services provider for U.S. hospitals announced today that the company’s director, IT Security and Risk Services, Jeff Bell, has been named chairperson of the Healthcare Information Management Systems Society’s (HIMSS) Privacy and Security committee.   Bell, a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), has served as a member of the committee whose mission is to guide implementation of strategic initiatives that promote the privacy and security of healthcare information and management systems, for the past year.

“Patient data security and privacy breaches are happening too frequently and that’s why CareTech has dedicated resources to reducing the risks for our hospital clients,” said Jim Giordano, president and CEO, CareTech Solutions. “The HIMSS Privacy and Security Committee is dedicated to that too and its an honor that the CareTech team was tapped to lead this important committee.”

Today, Bell is presenting, “Privacy and Security in Healthcare: Trends and Strategies in Risk Management” at the HIMSS Virtual Conference “Accelerating Health IT Transformation: The Road Ahead”.  For more information see: http://himssvirtual.com.

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 the patient experience 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, 2011 and 2013 Best in KLAS award for IT Outsourcing (Extensive), and the 2012 and 2013 IT Partial Outsourcing Award 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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CareTech Solutions Media Contact: 
Anne Santori, APR
Public Relations Manager
Office:  248 -823-0908
Mobile: 248-312-8385
Email: anne.santori@caretech.com

CareTech Solutions Presents How to Store Historical Patient Data


(TROY, Mich., June 9, 2014)
– CareTech Solutions, an information technology and Web products and services provider for U.S. hospitals announced today that the company’s senior director, Document Imaging, Leslie Mack will join Port Huron Hospital’s Mark Richard in presenting, “How to Store Historical Patient Data without Breaking the Bank” at the annual meeting of the Ohio Hospital AssociationLeading Health Care Innovation for a Healthy Ohio” taking place today in Columbus, Ohio.

“So many hospitals are struggling with the cost of storing their old patient data as they switch clinical systems but Port Huron Hospital (PHH) found a way to save a bundle of money in storing their old data,” said Leslie Mack, senior director, Document Imaging, CareTech Solutions. “It’s an honor to present this case study with PHH, with the hopes that other hospitals are able to benefit from their experience.”

The OHA Annual Meeting offers a premier opportunity for health care providers and administrators at all levels to gain valuable insight about statewide industry trends, to network with their peers and achieve a better understanding of the health care issues and policies most likely to affect their organizations.

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 the patient experience 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, 2011 and 2013 Best in KLAS award for IT Outsourcing (Extensive), and the 2012 and 2013 IT Partial Outsourcing Award 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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CareTech Solutions Media Contact: 
Anne Santori, APR
Public Relations Manager
Office:  248 -823-0908
Mobile: 248-312-8385
Email: anne.santori@caretech.com

CareTech Solutions’ iDoc Achieves ONC HIT 2014 Edition Modular EHR Certification from ICSA Labs

Troy, Michigan – July 1, 2014 — CareTech Solutions, an information technology and Web products and services provider for U.S. hospitals, announced today that the company’s document imaging and archive solution, iDoc™ version 5.5 has achieved ONC HIT 2014 Edition Modular electronic health record (EHR) certification which designates that the software is capable of supporting eligible laboratories and hospitals with meeting the Stage 1 and Stage 2 Meaningful Use measures required to qualify for funding under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA). iDoc version 5.5 was certified on May 28 by ICSA Labs, an Office of the National Coordinator-Authorized Certification body (ONC-ACB) and is compliant in accordance with applicable criteria adopted by the Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS).

“iDoc is an affordable supplement to any EHR, enabling documents to be added to complete an EHR or convenient storage of old data,” said Leslie Mack, senior director, iDoc, CareTech Solutions. “With the 2014 edition of this ONC HIT certification, hospitals will continue to have a reliable solution to round out their EHR strategy in pursuit of American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) incentive funding.”

CareTech Solutions’ iDoc is a HIPAA compliant document imaging software solution, hosted in a SSAE 16 SOC 1 TYPE 2 compliant, data center that holds the exclusive endorsement of the American Hospital Association. iDoc is cost-effective, efficient and works with all existing business and clinical systems so users are working from one integrated data repository.

iDoc™ version 5.5’s certification ID number is: 140087R00.  This EHR Module is ONC 2014 Edition compliant and has been certified by ICSA Labs, an ONC-ACB, in accordance with the applicable eligible hospital criteria adopted by the Secretary of Health and Human Services. This certification does not represent an endorsement by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.

 iDoc™ version 5.5 meets the following certification criteria 170.314(d) Privacy and Security.

170.314(d)(1) Authentication, access control, and authorization

170.314(d)(2) Auditable events and tamper resistance

170.314(d)(3) Audit reports

170.314(d)(5) Automatic log-off

170.314(d)(6) Emergency access

170.314(d)(7) End-user device encryption

170.314(d)(8) Integrity

 Additionally, iDoc™ version 5.5 meets the following certification criteria 170.314(g) Utilization.

170.314(g)(4) Quality management system

The additional software relied upon to comply with one or more of the certification criteria includes Meinberg NTP.

The additional types of costs that a hospital or health system would pay to implement this EHR module’s capabilities in order to attempt to meet meaningful use objectives and measures include: licensing, hosting, maintenance and project costs.

About ONC Certification

The ONC Certified Health Information Technology (HIT) program tests and certifies that HIT is capable of meeting the 2014 Edition criteria approved by the Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS). The certifications include Complete EHRs, which meet all of the 2014 Edition criteria for either eligible provider or hospital technology and EHR Modules, which meet one or more — but not all — of the criteria.

About ICSA Labs

ICSA Labs, an independent division of Verizon, offers third-party testing and certification of security and health IT products, as well as network-connected devices, to measure product compliance, reliability and performance for many of the world’s top security vendors.  ICSA Labs is an ISO/IEC 17025:2005 accredited and 9001:2008 registered organization. ICSA Labs is NVLAP accredited as a Health IT Test Lab and is also an ONC-Authorized Certification Body (ONC-ACB) accredited by ANSI to ISO/IEC Guide 65. Visit http://www.icsalabs.com and http://www.icsalabs.com/blogs for more information.

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 the patient experience 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, 2011 and 2013 Best in KLAS award for IT Outsourcing (Extensive), and the 2012 and 2013 IT Partial Outsourcing Award 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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Email: anne.santori@caretech.com

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carlos.arcila@verizon.com

Thirty-Eight CareTech Solutions’ Clients Named Most Wired 2014

Additional Honors for Most Improved, Advanced, Small and Rural

TROY, Mich. July 15, 2014 – CareTech Solutions, an information technology (IT) and Web products and services provider for U.S. hospitals announced today that 38 of the company’s clients have been honored in the 16th annual Health Care’s Most Wired Survey, conducted by Hospital & Health Networks.

“This year we have more clients than ever being recognized among the nation’s Most Wired healthcare organizations,” said Jim Giordano, president and CEO, CareTech Solutions.  “It’s a privilege to work with clients who are committed to implementing the IT and Web systems necessary to support patient care and engagement goals.”

CareTech Solutions’ Most Wired clients:

  • Bristol Hospital – Bristol, Conn.
  • Cancer Treatment Centers of America  – Schaumburg, Ill.
  • CentraState  Healthcare System – Freehold, N.J.
  • Christ Hospital – Cincinnati, Ohio
  • Covenant Health – Knoxville, Tenn.
  • Crittenton Hospital Medical Center – Rochester, Mich.
  • Denver Health and Hospital Authority – Denver, Colo.
  • Detroit Medical Center – Detroit, Mich.
  • Dignity Health – San Francisco ,Calif.
  • Englewood Hospital and Medical Center – Englewood, N.J.
  • Gundersen Health – La Crosse, Wis.
  • Henry Ford Health System – Detroit, Mich.
  • Holy Family Memorial – Manitowoc, Wis.
  • Inspira Health Network – Bridgeton, N.J.
  • Jupiter Medical Center – Jupiter, Fla.
  • Martin Health System – Stuart, Fla.
  • Memorial Healthcare – Owosso, Mich.
  • Mercy Hospital – Grayling, Mich.
  • Metrohealth Systems – Cleveland, Ohio
  • Munson Medical Center – Traverse City, Mich.
  • Oakwood Healthcare – Dearborn, Mich.
  • Saint Barnabas Medical Center – Livingston, N.J.
  • Saint Luke’s Health System – Kansas City, Mo.
  • Saint Vincent Hospital – Worcester, Mass.
  • Samaritan Regional Health System – Ashland, Ohio
  • Sparrow Health System – Lansing, Mich.
  • St. Joseph’s Hospital Health Center – Syracuse, N.Y.
  • St. Luke’s University Health Network – Bethlehem, Pa.

Advanced:

  • Central Maine Medical Center – Lewiston, Maine
  • Inova Health System – Falls Church, Va.
  • Tampa General Hospital – Tampa, Fla.  
  • Yale New Haven Health System – New Haven, Conn.

Most Wired – Small and Rural:

  • Mercy Hospital – Cadillac, Mich.

Most Improved:

  • Alexian Brothers Health System – Arlington Heights, Ill.
  • Allegiance Health – Jackson, Mich.
  • Broward Health – Ft. Lauderdale, Fla.
  • Mount Sinai Health System – New York, N.Y.
  • Pocono Medical Center – East Stroudsburg, Pa.

About the AHA

The AHA is a nonprofit association of health care provider organizations and individuals that are committed to the health improvement of their communities. The AHA is the national advocate for its members, which includes nearly 5,000 hospitals, health care systems, networks, and other providers of care. Founded in 1898, the AHA provides education for health care leaders and is a source of information on health care issues and trends. For more information, visit the AHA website at www.aha.org.

About the Most Wired Survey

The 2014 Most Wired Survey is conducted in cooperation with McKesson Corp., AT&T, the College of Healthcare Information Management Executives, and the American Hospital Association.

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 the patient experience 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, 2011 and 2013 Best in KLAS award for IT Outsourcing (Extensive), and the 2012 and 2013 IT Partial Outsourcing Award 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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CareTech Solutions Media Contact: 

Anne Santori, APR
Public Relations Manager
Office:  248 -823-0908
Mobile: 248-312-8385
Email: anne.santori@caretech.com