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Doctors Administrative Solutions Named Finalist for TBBJ Ultimate Management Team Award

Posted in Press Releases on Wednesday, November 09, 2011.

TAMPA, Fla. – (Nov. 9, 2011) – Doctors Administrative Solutions (DAS) has been named a finalist for the 2011 Tampa Bay Business Journal Ultimate Management Teams award. The award recognizes the achievements of the best and the brightest business executive management teams across a variety of industry sectors, businesses and organizations.

UpToDate® Adds General Surgery Content to Extensive Clinical Knowledge System

Posted in Press Releases on Wednesday, November 09, 2011.

Waltham, Mass. (Nov. 9, 2011) — UpToDate®, a part of Wolters Kluwer Health, announces the addition of General Surgery to its clinical knowledge system. Subscribers to UpToDate can now access clinical information and evidence-based recommendations in 19 specialties.

University Medical Center of Princeton at Plainsboro Selects ProVation Medical Software for Procedure Documentation and Coding

Posted in Press Releases on Tuesday, November 08, 2011.

MINNEAPOLIS, MN —Nov. 8, 2011 — Wolters Kluwer Health, a leading global provider of information for healthcare professionals and students, announced today that the new University Medical Center of Princeton at Plainsboro has selected its ProVation® MD software for gastroenterology procedure documentation and coding.

UpToDate Releases Japanese-language Search and Navigation Tool

Posted in Press Releases on Friday, November 04, 2011.

Feature allows Japanese users to enter searches and review results in native language

Waltham, Mass. (Nov. 4, 2011) — UpToDate, a part of Wolters Kluwer Health, announced today the release of a new Japanese-language search and navigation feature that allows Japanese users to enter queries and review results in their native language. Streamlining the search and navigation process with this feature ultimately will enhance use of the product by Japanese-speaking clinicians.

Houston Healthcare to Deploy ProVation® Order Sets, powered by UpToDate® Decision Support

on Wednesday, November 02, 2011.

MINNEAPOLIS, MN –Nov. 2, 2011 – Wolters Kluwer Health, a leading global provider of information for healthcare professionals and students, announced today that Houston Healthcare has selected ProVation® Order Sets, powered by UpToDate® Decision Support, as the electronic order set solution at Houston Medical Center and Perry Hospital.

MedHOK Appoints Dr. Rahul Singal as Chief Medical Officer

Posted in Press Releases on Monday, October 31, 2011.

TAMPA, Fla. – (Oct. 31, 2011) – MedHOK, a leading provider of cloud-based quality, care management and compliance software to the healthcare industry, has appointed Rahul Singal, M.D., as its Chief Medical Officer. In this role, Dr. Singal will provide oversight of the company’s product development, clinical strategy and customer support.

Shamokin Community Area Hospital Selects ProVation Medical Software for Procedure Documentation and Coding

Posted in Press Releases on Wednesday, October 26, 2011.

MINNEAPOLIS, MN — October 26, 2011 — Wolters Kluwer Health, a leading global provider of information for healthcare professionals and students, announced today that Shamokin Community Area Hospital (SCAH) has selected its ProVation® MD software for gastroenterology procedure documentation and coding.

MedHOK Software Helps Drive Successful Provider, Payer Participation in CMS Comprehensive Primary Care Initiative

Posted in Press Releases on Thursday, October 20, 2011.

TAMPA, Fla. – Oct. 20, 2011 – MedHOK announced today that its integrated suite of cloud-based quality, care management and compliance software for the healthcare industry helps meet the needs of those seeking to participate in the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services’ (CMS) Comprehensive Primary Care (CPC) initiative.

Vendor-Hospital Partnership Approach to Resolving CDS Challenges the Focus of Orlando Health, Wolters Kluwer Health Co-Presentation at AMIA 2011 Symposium

on Thursday, October 20, 2011.

Dr. Kahlid Moidu, Dr. Stephen Claypool to discuss joint development of order set-EHR mapping tool through Wolters Kluwer Health’s Innovation Lab

MINNEAPOLIS, MN – Oct. 20, 2011 – Orlando Health took unique approach to overcoming the challenge of updating, consolidating and maintaining thousands of “home grown” order sets available within its EHR system. It partnered with Wolters Kluwer Health as part of the company’s Innovation Lab, where Wolters Kluwer informaticists work with hospitals to develop solutions to problems hindering utilization of advanced clinical decision support tools.

Southeast Alabama Medical Center Realizes $1.7 Million from Deployment of ProVation® Order Sets, powered by UpToDate® Decision Support

Posted in Press Releases on Tuesday, October 18, 2011.

MINNEAPOLIS, MN – Oct. 18, 2011 – Deployment of ProVation Order Sets, powered by UpToDate® Decision Support has resulted in cumulative benefits of approximately $1.7 million in increased clinical and administrative staff productivity and operating profits for Southeast Alabama Medical Center (SAMC). That is according to The Business Value of Automating Evidence-Based Medicine: Southeast Alabama Medical Center (Document # HI229945), a case study by IDC Health Insights sponsored by Wolters Kluwer Health, which identified the key benefits realized by SAMC from its use of the evidence-based order set solution to accelerate and improve its order set development process and use of evidence-based medicine as part of its CPOE strategy.

Doctors Administrative Solutions President and CEO David Schlaifer Named a Finalist for TBTF Outstanding Leadership Award

Posted in Press Releases on Friday, October 14, 2011.

TAMPA, Fla. – (Oct. 14, 2011) – David Schlaifer, president and CEO of Doctors Administrative Solutions (DAS), has been named a finalist for the Outstanding Leadership Award from the Tampa Bay Technology Forum (TBTF).

Commentary: Why RECs and HIEs need each other

Posted in Client News Coverage on Friday, October 14, 2011.

Regional Extension Centers (RECs) and health information exchange (HIE) initiatives share a common purpose: enabling the exchange of patient information to improve health outcomes and care quality. Their individual goals and objectives are also complementary. RECs support physicians in the selection, implementation and use of electronic health records (EHRs), while HIEs provide the infrastructure across which the information collected by those EHRs can be exchanged.

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Palestine Regional Medical Center Selects ProVation® Medical Software for Procedure Documentation and Coding

Posted in Press Releases on Wednesday, October 12, 2011.

MINNEAPOLIS, MN —Oct. 12, 2011 — Wolters Kluwer Health, a leading global provider of information for healthcare professionals and students, announced today that Palestine Regional Medical Center has selected its ProVation® MD software for gastroenterology procedure documentation and coding.

Doctors Administrative Solutions CEO David Schlaifer Recognized by Business Leader Magazine as a Tampa “Mover & Shaker”

Posted in Press Releases on Wednesday, October 12, 2011.

TAMPA, Fla. – (Oct. 12, 2011) – David Schlaifer, President and CEO of Doctors Administrative Solutions (DAS), has earned a 2011 Tampa Movers & Shakers Award from Business Leader magazine in recognition of his business acumen and community involvement.

MedHOK Named Finalist for the TBTF Emerging Technology Company of the Year Award

Posted in Press Releases on Monday, October 10, 2011.

TAMPA, Fla. – (Oct. 10, 2011) – MedHOK, a leading provider of cloud-based quality, care management and compliance software to the healthcare industry, has been named a finalist for the 2011 Tampa Bay Technology Forum (TBTF) Emerging Technology Company of the Year Award.