Press Releases

Southpoint Surgery Center Selects ProVation Medical Software for Procedure Documentation, Electronic Health Records

Posted in Press Releases on Tuesday, May 28, 2013.

MINNEAPOLIS, MN — (May 29, 2013) — Wolters Kluwer Health, a leading global provider of information for healthcare professionals and students, announced today that Southpoint Surgery Center has selected its ProVation® MD software for gastroenterology procedure documentation and coding and its ProVation® MultiCaregiver as its electronic health record (EHR) and patient charting solution.

UpToDate Recognized as 2013 Computerworld Honors Laureate for Global Health Initiative

Posted in Press Releases on Thursday, May 16, 2013.

UpToDate Recognized as 2013 Computerworld Honors Laureate for Global Health Initiative

Waltham, Mass. – (May 16, 2013) – Wolters Kluwer Health, a leading global provider of information for healthcare professionals and students, announced today that its clinical decision support resource, UpToDate® has been named by IDG’s Computerworld Honors Program as a 2013 Laureate for its Global Health Initiative. 

SCL Health System Selects Health Language to Streamline ICD-10 Conversion

Posted in Press Releases on Tuesday, May 07, 2013.

DENVER, CO (May 7, 2013) — Wolters Kluwer Health, a leading global provider of information for healthcare professionals and students, announced today that SCL Health System (SCLHS) has selected its Health Language® software as part of SCLHS’s strategic roadmap to ICD-10 implementation. The Leap I-10 solution will be leveraged to help the 2,250-bed health system mitigate financial risk, improve clinical documentation and streamline conversion to meet the Oct. 1, 2014 deadline of the new clinical coding system.

Just Associates Named Finalist for Colorado Companies to Watch Award

Posted in Press Releases on Tuesday, April 30, 2013.

CENTENNIAL, Colo. – April 30, 2013 – Just Associates, Inc., a consulting firm specializing in data integrity and data quality solutions for healthcare organizations, joins a select group of Colorado companies recognized as finalists for the prestigious Colorado Companies to Watch award. This selection acknowledges the firm’s success as represented by significant and sustained growth and its contribution to business development in the state.

CueScript Becomes VUCAHealth, Announces Advisory Board

Posted in Press Releases on Tuesday, April 30, 2013.

LAKE MARY, Fla. – (April 30, 2013) – To more accurately reflect its evolving portfolio of services and markets served, CueScript has been renamed VUCAHealth. The company, which provides patient engagement solutions including on-demand prescription-specific videos and other value-added services, also announced the formation of an Advisory Board to guide future growth.

Methodist Health System Selects ProVation Medical Software for Documentation and Coding

Posted in Press Releases on Tuesday, April 30, 2013.

MINNEAPOLIS, MN — (April 30, 2013) — Wolters Kluwer Health, a leading global provider of information for healthcare professionals and students, announced today that Methodist Health System has selected its ProVation® Medical software for gastroenterology procedure documentation and coding.

Fisher-Titus Medical Center Selects ProVation Order Sets, powered by UpToDate Decision Support

Posted in Press Releases on Wednesday, April 24, 2013.

MINNEAPOLIS, MN (April 24, 2012) — Wolters Kluwer Health, a leading global provider of information for healthcare professionals and students, announced today that Fisher-Titus Medical Center has selected its ProVation® Order Sets, powered by UpToDate® Decision Support, software as its electronic order set solution.

HealthPlan Services Launches MyConsumerLink

Posted in Press Releases on Wednesday, April 17, 2013.

Fully customizable private exchange platform helps agents and affinity groups address the complexities of deploying and managing a private exchange

TAMPA, Fla. – April 17, 2013 – HealthPlan Services (HPS), the nation’s leading technology, sales, retention and administrative services provider for the insurance and managed care markets, announced today the launch of MyConsumerLinkSM, a comprehensive, turn-key private exchange marketplace designed to help agents and affinity groups retain and grow business. As consumers begin to take ownership of health plan purchases, industry estimates suggest that as many as 45 million people will use public and private exchanges by 2020.

Rx30 to Leverage MedsOnCue to Provide On-Demand Prescription-Specific Videos, Patient Engagement Services to Thousands of Independent Pharmacies

Posted in Press Releases on Tuesday, April 16, 2013.

LAKE MARY, Fla. – (April 16, 2013) – CueScript, which provides patient engagement solutions that deliver on-demand prescription-specific videos and other value-added services designed to engage patients and strengthen customer relationships, announced today that Rx30, the leader in independent pharmacy management software, will distribute the innovative MedsOnCue solution to its client base of thousands of community pharmacies.

MedHOK Earns 2013 P4P Software Certification for 360Measures®

Posted in Press Releases on Tuesday, April 16, 2013.

TAMPA, Fla. – April 16, 2013 – MedHOK, which delivers industry leading actionable healthcare solutions for care, quality and compliance across an integrated cloud-based platform, announced today that it has achieved Pay for Performance (P4P) certification for 360Measures®, version 2.56, for the second year. Earlier this year, the software earned its third consecutive Healthcare Effectiveness Data and Information Set (HEDIS®) Software Certification from the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA).

Wolters Kluwer Health Outlines Challenges, Offers Solutions to Mandated EHR Infobutton Implementations in Renowned Informatics Journal

Posted in Press Releases on Thursday, April 11, 2013.

JAMIA Article is Latest Demonstration of Company’s Proactive Efforts to Resolve Industry Challenges to CDS-EHR Integration

Minneapolis, Minn. — April 11, 2013— Wolters Kluwer Health, a leading global provider of information for healthcare professionals and students, announced today that key challenges to the use of Infobutton technology are addressed in a Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association (JAMIA) article by Howard Strasberg, M.D., Vice President of Medical Informatics. “Terminology Challenges Implementing the HL7 Context-Aware Knowledge Retrieval (‘Infobutton’) Standard” singles out one of many challenges confronting healthcare providers with integration and use of clinical decision support (CDS) technology in electronic health records (EHRs).

Blue Shield of California to Deploy HealthPlan Services’ Go-To-Exchange Platform

Posted in Press Releases on Wednesday, April 03, 2013.

TAMPA, Fla. – April 3, 2013 – HealthPlan Services℠, (HPS), the nation’s leading technology, sales, retention and administrative services provider for the insurance and managed care markets, announced today that Blue Shield of California will utilize its Go-To-Exchange platform to streamline participation in the Covered California Exchange.

Inland Empire Health Plan Selects MedHOK Platform

Posted in Press Releases on Tuesday, April 02, 2013.

TAMPA, Fla. – April 2, 2013 – MedHOK, which delivers industry leading actionable healthcare solutions across an integrated cloud-based platform, announced today that Inland Empire Health Plan will deploy its comprehensive platform for care, quality and compliance to enhance patient population management and improve patient care.

MedHOK Appoints Chief Quality and Compliance Officer

Posted in Press Releases on Thursday, March 28, 2013.

TAMPA, Fla. – March 28, 2013 – MedHOK, which delivers industry leading actionable healthcare solutions for care, quality and compliance across an integrated cloud-based platform, has appointed Lisa Slattery, PT, CPHQ, as the chief quality and compliance officer. In this role, Slattery will provide MedHOK clients with the knowledge and expertise they need to ensure compliance with healthcare reform timelines and requirements and ensure the regulatory compliance of all MedHOK modules.

UpToDate Helps UK Clinicians Achieve Revalidation, CPD, and Medical Education Objectives

Posted in Press Releases on Monday, March 25, 2013.

Leicester, UK — (March 25, 2013) — Wolters Kluwer Health, a leading global provider of information for healthcare professionals and students, announced today that its clinical decision support (CDS) system, UpToDate®, has a positive impact on medical education for not only registrars in training and junior doctors, but it can also play a role in continuing professional development (CPD) and revalidation. Interactive learning that is sequenced or reinforced in multiple sessions improves retention and has the potential to improve quality of care.1 UpToDate is emerging as a resource in on-the-job continuing professional development (CPD) and revalidation for senior clinicians.