Press Releases

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.

ThedaCare Selects ProVation Medical Software for Cardiology Procedure Documentation and Coding

Posted in Press Releases on Tuesday, March 19, 2013.

MINNEAPOLIS, MN (March 19, 2013) — Wolters Kluwer Health, a leading global provider of information for healthcare professionals and students, announced today that ThedaCare has selected its ProVation® Medical software for cardiology procedure documentation and coding in its cardiac catheterization labs at Appleton Medical Center and Theda Clark Medical Center.

MedHOK Platform Named 2013 BizTech Innovation of the Year

Posted in Press Releases on Friday, March 15, 2013.

TAMPA, Fla. – March 15, 2013 – MedHOK, which delivers industry leading actionable healthcare solutions for care, quality and compliance across an integrated cloud-based platform, has been named the winner of the Tampa Bay Business Journal’s 2013 BizTech Innovation of the Year Award.

British Columbia’s Divisions of Family Practice Selects UpToDate as its Evidence-Based Clinical Decision Support System of Choice

Posted in Press Releases on Tuesday, March 12, 2013.

Waltham, MA – (March 12, 2013) – Wolters Kluwer Health, a leading global provider of information for healthcare professionals and students, announced today that British Columbia’s Divisions of Family Practice has selected UpToDate® as its evidence-based clinical decision support system. By integrating UpToDate into its member portal, the organization’s 4,000 practitioners can access the latest evidence-based information at the point of care and accrue Main-Pro CMS credits for each search performed.

MetroHealth Selects ProVation Order Sets, powered by UpToDate Decision Support

Posted in Press Releases on Tuesday, March 12, 2013.

MINNEAPOLIS, MN (March 12, 2013) — Wolters Kluwer Health, a leading global provider of information for healthcare professionals and students, announced today that MetroHealth has selected its ProVation® Order Sets, powered by UpToDate® Decision Support, software as its evidence-based order set solution.

Health Language Selected by Department of Defense to Augment Data Warehousing Projects

Posted in Press Releases on Friday, March 01, 2013.

Global Technology Resources, Inc. Selects Health Language to Support its Armed Forces Clinical Database Contract

DENVER, CO (March 1, 2013) —Wolters Kluwer Health, a leading global provider of information for healthcare professionals and students, announced today that Global Technology Resources, Inc. (GTRI) and the United States Department of Defense (DoD) have selected Health Language® to enhance documentation and workflow within the Armed Forces Clinical Database. Health Language medical terminology management software and services will enable the DoD to leverage greater granularity and trending for more robust population analytics and business intelligence reporting.

Wolters Kluwer Health and FHN Memorial Address the Role of Intuitive CDS and Evidence-Based Order Sets in Core Measures Performance at HIMSS13 in New Orleans

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

A Second Session will Focus on Clinical Documentation and RAC Readiness

Minneapolis, MN (February 28, 2013) — Wolters Kluwer Health, a leading global provider of information for healthcare professionals and students, announced today it will team up with FHN Memorial Hospital to provide HIMSS13 attendees with insight into the use of intuitive clinical decision support to improve core measures outcomes. The session, “Improving Core Measures with Evidence-Based Order Sets and Intuitive CDS,” will take place on March 4 at 12:15 p.m. in the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center, Room 388 and will be led by Adam Lokeh, MD, of Wolters Kluwer Health (Booth #1740) and Lucio Martinez, MD, of FHN Memorial Hospital.