Press Releases

Community Memorial Health System to Deploy ProVation® Order Sets, powered by UpToDate® Decision Support

Posted in Press Releases on Monday, December 13, 2010.

MINNEAPOLIS, MN (December 13, 2010) – Wolters Kluwer Health, a leading global provider of information for healthcare professionals and students, announced today that Community Memorial Health System has selected ProVation® Order Sets, powered by UpToDate® Decision Support, as the electronic order set solution for its two hospitals.

Wolters Kluwer Health, Pharmacy OneSource to Showcase Medication Safety, Patient Care at ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting

Posted in Press Releases on Monday, December 06, 2010.

MINNEAPOLIS, MN – Dec 6, 2010 – Wolters Kluwer Health, a leading global provider of information for healthcare professionals and students, today announced that it will highlight medication safety and patient care through its Facts & Comparisons eAnswers drug reference solutions at the 45th American Society of Health System Pharmacists (ASHP) Midyear Clinical Meeting. Also exhibiting at ASHP is Pharmacy OneSource, a leading healthcare Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) provider that helps hospitals manage the complex challenges of patient safety, compliance and efficiency. Wolters Kluwer announced on November 29th that it has entered into an agreement to purchase Pharmacy OneSource.

ProVation® Order Sets, powered by UpToDate® Decision Support, Builds Bridge between Deployment, Clinician Adoption of CPOE

Posted in Press Releases on Monday, November 15, 2010.

Wolters Kluwer Health is featuring its customizable electronic order set solution in Booth #310 at AMIA 2010

MINNEAPOLIS, MN (Nov. 15, 2010) — Access to advanced clinical decision support (CDS) tools, such as evidence-based order sets and trusted clinical content, prior to system rollout is emerging as a successful strategy for ensuring user proficiency with and adoption of CPOE. As such, a growing number of hospitals are turning to ProVation® Order Sets, powered by UpToDate® Decision Support, the industry-leading electronic order set solution from Wolters Kluwer Health.

HealthPlan Holdings, Inc. Appoints Former Wellpoint, Inc. Executive to Chairman

Posted in Press Releases on Monday, November 15, 2010.

John S. Watts, Jr. Joins Outsourcing Provider’s Board as Strategic Expansion Continues

TAMPA, Fla. – November 15, 2010 – HealthPlan Holdings, Inc. (“HealthPlan”) today announced that it has appointed John S. Watts, Jr., a former executive with WellPoint, Inc., to chairman.  HealthPlan is a leading provider of outsourcing solutions to insurers in the individual, small business, union trust and voluntary benefits markets.

Exempla Healthcare Selects ProVation Medical Software for Procedure Documentation and Coding at Multiple Facilities

Posted in Press Releases on Monday, November 08, 2010.

MINNEAPOLIS, MN — November 8, 2010— Wolters Kluwer Health, a leading global provider of information for healthcare professionals and students, announced today that Exempla Healthcare has selected its ProVation® MD software for gastroenterology and pulmonary procedure documentation and coding. ProVation MD will be deployed across three hospitals in the nationally recognized Exempla Healthcare System.

Centegra Health System to Implement ProVation® Order Sets, powered by UpToDate® Decision Support

Posted in Press Releases on Tuesday, October 26, 2010.

MINNEAPOLIS, MN (October 26, 2010) — Wolters Kluwer Health, a leading global provider of information for healthcare professionals and students, announced today that Centegra Health System has selected ProVation® Order Sets, powered by UpToDate® Decision Support, as the electronic order set solution for the system’s three hospitals.

Platte Valley Medical Center Selects ProVation Medical Software for Procedure Documentation and Coding

Posted in Press Releases on Wednesday, October 20, 2010.

MINNEAPOLIS, MN — October 20, 2010— Wolters Kluwer Health, a leading global provider of information for healthcare professionals and students, announced today that Platte Valley Medical Center has selected its ProVation® MD software for gastroenterology procedure documentation and coding.

Patient Centered Medical Home Provider Palmetto Physician Connections Deploys MedHOK Solutions to Enable Secure Information Exchange to Improve Care Quality and Coordination, Eliminate Care Gaps

Posted in Press Releases on Wednesday, October 20, 2010.

Innovative cloud-based solutions tear down data silos to deliver a sharable, actionable 360-degree patient view for improved care coordination and closing care gaps against national quality standards

TAMPA, Fla. – (Oct. 20, 2010) – Responding to demands for comprehensive information that is actionable and sharable, MedHOK (www.medhok.com) offers software that eliminates silos and enables the collection and organization of data into a user-specific 360-degree view of the patient. That information can then be securely shared across the healthcare continuum for proactive end-to-end care management and measured against national quality standards.

UpToDate® Adds Hospital Medicine as a Specialty

Posted in Press Releases on Tuesday, October 19, 2010.

Electronic Clinical Resource Serving Physicians and Patients Now Covers 17 Medical Specialties

Waltham, Mass. (October 19, 2010) — UpToDate, a part of Wolters Kluwer Health, announced today that it has added a section on Hospital Medicine to its evidence-based clinical information resource. UpToDate in Hospital Medicine will include both existing content as well as additional topics developed specifically for hospital medicine clinicians. This new section will be available to subscribers December 1, 2010.

Union Hospital of Cecil County to Implement ProVation® Order Sets, powered by UpToDate® Decision Support

Posted in Press Releases on Tuesday, October 19, 2010.

MINNEAPOLIS, MN –October 19, 2010 – Wolters Kluwer Health, a leading global provider of information for healthcare professionals and students, announced today that Union Hospital of Cecil County has selected ProVation® Order Sets, powered by UpToDate® Decision Support, as the organization’s electronic order set solution.

Survey Reveals U.S. Payers' Priorities and Pain Points in Response to Healthcare Reform

Posted in Press Releases on Thursday, October 07, 2010.

TAMPA, Fla. – Oct. 7, 2010 – When it comes to complying with the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010, meeting the 80% Medical Loss Ratio (MLR), acquiring and retaining the best risk, establishing cost-effective distribution channels and working with exchanges are U.S. payers’ top priorities.

Sansum Clinic to Deploy Medi-Span® for Point-of-Care Access to Drug Information, Decision Support

Posted in Press Releases on Thursday, October 07, 2010.

MINNEAPOLIS, MN (October 7, 2010) – Wolters Kluwer Health, a leading global provider of information for healthcare professionals and students, announced today that Sansum Clinic will deploy Medi-Span® to provide clinicians with point-of-care access to comprehensive drug information and medication decision support.

Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Selects ProVation Medical Software for Procedure Documentation and Coding at Ambulatory Surgical Pavilion

Posted in Press Releases on Wednesday, October 06, 2010.

MINNEAPOLIS, MN —October 6, 2010— Wolters Kluwer Health, a leading global provider of information for healthcare professionals and students, announced today that Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital has selected its ProVation® MD software for gastroenterology procedure documentation and coding at its Ambulatory Surgical Pavilion.

Just Associates Launches Duplicate Patient Record Workflow Software

Posted in Press Releases on Friday, October 01, 2010.

IDMaster® streamlines and accelerates the duplicate patient record review and reconciliation process, reducing costs and freeing valuable resources

Just Associates' unveils an innovative software solution that optimizes workflow when reviewing and validating potential duplicate patient records.

UpToDate® Now Offers Mainpro®-M1 Credit

Posted in Press Releases on Tuesday, September 28, 2010.

Physicians Using the Evidence-based Clinical Information Resource Are Eligible for Up to 0.5 CFPC Mainpro®-M1 Credit per Internet Point of Care Learning Cycle

Waltham, Mass. (September 28, 2010) — UpToDate, a part of Wolters Kluwer Health, announced today that its evidence-based clinical information resource meets the accreditation criteria of The College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC) and has been accredited for up to 0.5 CFPC Mainpro®-M1 credit per Internet Point of Care learning cycle. Physicians using UpToDate can earn up to 15 Mainpro®-M1 credits per year for this category of electronic CME/CPD activity.