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Wolters Kluwer Health Congratulates Recipients of the 2010 Facts & Comparisons® Award of Excellence in Clinical Communications

Posted in Press Releases on Monday, August 16, 2010.

MINNEAPOLIS, MN –Aug. 16, 2010 – Wolters Kluwer Health, a leading global provider of informationfor healthcare professionals and students, has announced the recipients of its2010 Facts & Comparisons Award of Excellence in Clinical Communications. Theawards were given to more than 80 graduating students of leading pharmacyschools that include the University ofNorth Carolina at Chapel Hill, University of Minnesotaand Ohio State University,all ranked among the top five pharmacy schools and colleges by U.S. News and World Report.

Wolters Kluwer congratulates recipients of Facts & Comparisons Award

Posted in Client News Coverage on Monday, August 16, 2010.

Wolters Kluwer Health, a leading global provider of information for healthcare professionals and students, has announced the recipients of its 2010 Facts & Comparisons Award of Excellence in Clinical Communications. The awards were given to more than 80 graduating students of leading pharmacy schools that include the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, University of Minnesota and Ohio State University, all ranked among the top five pharmacy schools and colleges by U.S. News and World Report.

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MedCo Data Unveils Dermesse™ Online Shopping Cart to Enhance Dermatology, Plastic Surgery and Med-Spa Practice Revenues and Patient Relations

Posted in Press Releases on Wednesday, August 11, 2010.

TAMPA, Fla. – MedCo Data, a leading provider of technology and informatics expertise for physician practices, unveiled the Dermesse™ Online Shopping Cart at the American Academy of Dermatology Summer Academy Meeting. The Online Shopping Cart is an innovative shopping service designed to enable dermatology practices, as well as medical professionals specializing in aesthetic and cosmetic procedures, to enhance revenues through secure online sales of the Dermesse line of quality skin care products.

Gulf coast medical center selects provation medical software for gastroenterology procedure documentation and coding

Posted in Client News Coverage on Saturday, July 31, 2010.

ProVation MD, available for the full range of ASC specialties, replaces dictation and transcription and allows physicians to efficiently document procedures at the point of care. ProVation software produces complete, coding-ready and image-enhanced procedure notes that result in greater efficiency, increased profitability and clinician satisfaction.

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Wolters Kluwer Health Unveils Market-Leading Enhancements to Facts & Comparisons® eAnswers

Posted in Press Releases on Friday, July 30, 2010.

Comparative EfficacyContent, Unlimited Number of Parenteral Drugs per Compatibility Check amongEnhancements Featured in Booth 405 at Florida Society of Health-SystemPharmacists

MINNEAPOLIS, MN — July 30, 2010 — Theaddition of comparative efficacy content and the ability to include anunlimited number of parenteral drugs in each compatibility check are two of themarket-leading enhancements to Facts& Comparisons® eAnswers unveiled by Wolters Kluwer Health today at theFlorida Society of Health-System Pharmacists (FSHP) Annual Meeting.

HealthPlan Services Partners with Freelancers Union to Provide Business Process Services to Independent Workers

Posted in Press Releases on Monday, July 26, 2010.

Partnership Enhances the Recent Launch of Freelancers Insurance Company

TAMPA, Fla. – July 26, 2010 – HealthPlan Services (HPS), a leading provider of outsourcing solutions to insurers in the individual, small business, association and union trust markets, announced today that it has entered an agreement to provide comprehensive business process services to Freelancers Union, a national nonprofit organization dedicated to meeting the needs of America’s independent workforce though advocacy, information and service.

East Tennessee Children's Hospital to deploy ProVation Order Sets

Posted in Client News Coverage on Monday, July 26, 2010.

Wolters Kluwer Health, a provider of information for healthcare professionals and students, announced today that East Tennessee Children's Hospital has selected ProVation Order Sets, powered by UpToDate Decision Support, to automate the creation, deployment and maintenance of order sets.

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HIT Vendor Executives on the Final Meaningful Use Regulations

Posted in Client News Coverage on Thursday, July 22, 2010.

MedCo Data's Daniel Rodgers and ProVation Medical's Sean Benson comment on meaningful use and and its impact on future plans for their products and services.

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Connecticut ASC Selects ProVation Medical Software for GI Procedure Documentation and Coding

Posted in Client News Coverage on Wednesday, July 14, 2010.

Wolters Kluwer Health has announced that Shoreline Surgery Center in Guilford, Conn., has selected its ProVation MD software for GI procedure documentation and coding.

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Kodak and MedCo Data Launch Patient Chart Scanning Solution to Help Physicians Adopt Electronic Medical Record Systems

Posted in Press Releases on Monday, July 12, 2010.

ROCHESTER, N.Y., July 12—A new solution from Kodak and MedCo Data will help physician groups and other ambulatory practices automate conversion of paper-based patient charts to digital files for secure storage and seamless export into electronic medical record (EMR) or electronic health record (EHR) systems. Unveiled in late June at the TechData Technology Solutions Tour, the Patient Chart Scanning Solution uses KODAK Capture Pro Software and KODAK Scanners to capture data from patient charts and transfer it automatically into the HIPAA-compliant MedCo Data Vault, where it can be stored and retrieved as needed.

HealthPlan Holdings, Inc. Acquires GEMGroup

Posted in Press Releases on Wednesday, July 07, 2010.

Acquisition Enhances Outsourcing Provider’s Services to Taft-Hartley Benefit Plans for Unionized Workers

TAMPA, Fla. – July 7, 2010 – HealthPlan Holdings, Inc. (HealthPlan), a leading provider of outsourcing solutions to insurers in the individual, small business and union trust markets, announced today that it has acquired GEMGroup. Headquartered in Pittsburgh, GEMGroup specializes in accounting, pension and 401(k) administration software and services to self-funded and Taft-Hartley employee benefit plans for unionized workers.

Mercy Health Services selects ProVation medical software

Posted in Client News Coverage on Wednesday, July 07, 2010.

Wolters Kluwer Health, a provider of information for healthcare professionals and students, announced today that Mercy Health Services has selected its ProVation MD software for gastroenterology procedure documentation and coding. The software will be deployed in the Institute for Digestive Health and Liver Disease at Mercy.

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NIH Awards Grant to Advance Testing of Heat Biologics’ Immunotherapy Vaccine to Treat HIV

Posted in Press Releases on Tuesday, July 06, 2010.

MIAMI – (July 6, 2010) – The National Institutes of Health (NIH) has awarded the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine a $1.5 million grant to advance preclinical trials testing the prophylactic and therapeutic efficacy of Heat Biologics’ anti-viral vaccine to treat HIV. The grant enables Heat to expand what is already the largest preclinical trial of its kind ever funded by the NIH.

Reducing Medication Alert Fatigue To Improve Physician Adoption of Computerized Physician Order Entry

Posted in Client News Coverage on Thursday, July 01, 2010.

Implementation of clinical decision support (CDS) and computerized physician order entry (CPOE) at the point of care is rapidly growing. However, despite the many potential benefits of these enhanced technologies, adoption by physicians remains problematic.

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Saint Francis Health System Selects ProVation Medical Software for Cardiology Procedure Documentation and Coding

Posted in Press Releases on Wednesday, June 23, 2010.

MINNEAPOLIS, MN – June 23, 2010– Wolters Kluwer Health, a leading global provider of information for healthcare professionals and students, announced today that Saint Francis Health System has selected its ProVation® MD software for comprehensive cardiology procedure documentation and coding at Saint Francis Hospital.