Press Releases

Health Language Selected to Enhance Clinical Documentation and Regulatory Compliance in Connexin Software’s Office Practicum Solution

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

DENVER, CO (July 17, 2013) — Wolters Kluwer Health, a leading global provider of information for healthcare professionals and students, announced today that Connexin Software has selected its Health Language® applications to promote higher-quality clinical documentation and regulatory compliance in its suite of pediatric electronic health record (EHR) solutions.

St. Joseph's Hospital Health Center Selects ProVation Care Plans, powered by Lippincott’s Nursing Solutions

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

MINNEAPOLIS, MN (July 17, 2013) — Wolters Kluwer Health, a leading global provider of information for healthcare professionals and students, announced today that St. Joseph's Hospital Health Center has selected its ProVation® Care Plans, powered by Lippincott’s Nursing Solutions, as its evidence-based interdisciplinary care plans solution. 

Preferred Medical Plan Announces Expansion Plans and Job Fair

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

CORAL GABLES, Fla. – July 11, 2013 – Preferred Medical Plan, the oldest independently owned managed care plan in South Florida, announced today that it expects to significantly expand employment in South Florida within the next year to accommodate demands of several major expansion initiatives. Most significant of these is a sizable increase anticipated in its individual commercial line of business in response to the launch of the Healthcare Insurance Marketplace (“Exchange”).

Preferred Medical Plan Expands Medicaid Coverage to Monroe County

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

CORAL GABLES, Fla. – July 3, 2013 -- Preferred Medical Plan, the oldest Medicaid managed care plan in Florida, announced today that it has expanded its Medicaid coverage to include eligible residents of Monroe County. The expansion comes after an 18-month process of building a comprehensive network of Monroe County care providers to comply with Medicaid access requirements.

Healthsense Acquires Monitoring and Analytics Provider WellAware

Posted in Press Releases on Monday, July 01, 2013.

MENDOTA HEIGHTS, Minn. – (July 1, 2013) – Healthsense, Inc., a leading provider of aging services technologies, announced today that it has acquired WellAware Systems in a move that will increase the capabilities of its technology-enabled services platform and deliver even greater value to its senior living and managed care customers. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

Polyclinic Surgery Center Selects ProVation Medical Software for Documentation and Coding

Posted in Press Releases on Thursday, June 20, 2013.

MINNEAPOLIS, MN — (June 20, 2013) — Wolters Kluwer Health, a leading global provider of information for healthcare professionals and students, announced today that Polyclinic Surgery Center has selected its ProVation® Medical software for gastroenterology procedure documentation and coding.

Healthsense Wins Prestigious TripleTree iAwards for Innovation in Connected Health

Posted in Press Releases on Wednesday, June 05, 2013.

MENDOTA HEIGHTS, Minn. – (June 5, 2013) – Healthsense, Inc., a leading provider of aging services technologies, took top honors in the Clinical Effectiveness category of the 5th Annual iAwards for Connected Health from Triple Tree. The iAwards recognize companies that demonstrate insight, innovation and initiative in connected health.

MedCentral Health System Selects ProVation Software for Order Set and Care Plan Management

Posted in Press Releases on Friday, May 31, 2013.

MINNEAPOLIS, MN (May 31, 2013) — Wolters Kluwer Health, a leading global provider of information for healthcare professionals and students, announced today that MedCentral Health System has selected its ProVation® Order Sets, powered by UpToDate® Decision Support, software as its electronic order set solution and ProVation® Care Plans, powered by Lippincott’s Nursing Solutions as its evidence-based interdisciplinary care plans solution.

Medi-Span Releases Controlled Substances File to Help U.S. Customers Meet Compliance Requirements at Federal, State, and Territory Level

Posted in Press Releases on Friday, May 31, 2013.

Indianapolis, IN — May 31, 2013 — Wolters Kluwer Health, a leading global provider of information for healthcare professionals and students, announced today that its embedded drug data solution, Medi-Span®, is releasing a Controlled Substances File™ to help healthcare organizations meet mandatory U.S. compliance requirements and to support quality assurance programs. The file data assists pharmacies, payers, EMR/CPOE vendors, and hospitals in adhering to prescribing, dispensing, and reporting requirements by identifying controlled substances schedules at the federal, state, and U.S. territory level.

UpToDate Global Customer Support Receives Omega’s NorthFace ScoreBoard Award for Customer Service Excellence

Posted in Press Releases on Thursday, May 30, 2013.

BOSTON – (May 30, 2013) – Wolters Kluwer Health, a leading global provider of information for healthcare professionals and students, announced today that the UpToDate® global customer support team has received the NorthFace ScoreBoard AwardSM for excellence in 2012 from Omega Management Group Corp. It is the second consecutive year that the UpToDate customer support team has been recognized by Omega for exceeding customer expectations.

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.