Leading Independent Research and Consulting Firm Recognizes MedcomSoft
Record for Strongest Level of Customer Satisfaction
ATLANTA, GA, Dec. 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - MedcomSoft Inc. (TSX-MSF), a provider of the next generation of interoperable electronic health records (EHR), announced today that KLAS' "2007: Top 20 Year-End Best in KLAS Awards" has named MedcomSoft "Best in KLAS" in the Ambulatory EMR 1-5 Physicians category. MedcomSoft retains its position as the top vendor in this highly competitive market, having also been ranked # 1 in the 2007 Mid-Year Report.
Released in conjunction with the new ratings, KLAS' 2007 Ambulatory Digest Report noted that "MedcomSoft leads a strong group of competitors in their market segment (1-5 physicians) in KLAS scoring. Service is a forte, as clients talk about them being proactive. Providers are also very happy with the support and training they receive and appear to have a good relationship with MedcomSoft." In addition, it was noted that "MedcomSoft appears to be poised for growth with... some rather sophisticated functional offerings not normally seen with a new market entry or one that serves the smaller practice market."
KLAS, an organization dedicated to improving healthcare information technology (HIT) delivery, bestows its Year-End "Best in KLAS" Awards to technology, service, and medical equipment providers based on information in customer satisfaction surveys completed by healthcare professionals at physician practices throughout the country.
"KLAS is a well-respected organization in HIT, and we are honored to
have received this award," stated Sami Aita, M.D., the founder and CEO of
MedcomSoft. "This result is a testament to the hard work of our employees
and our commitment to delivering solutions that enable our customers to
improve the quality of patient care, while improving their quality of
life." The "Top 20: KLAS Year-End Report" examines several key facets of
customer-vendor relationships including service, implementation, upgrades,
contracting and sales. KLAS highlights for MedcomSoft Record include:
- MedcomSoft Record received a 100 percent ranking among respondents in
the 1-5 Physicians category when asked if they would purchase the
- MedcomSoft Record also received a 100 percent ranking in the same
category when asked if clients would recommend the product to a
friend or peer.
- MedcomSoft Record showed the biggest improvement in scores in the
1-5 Physicians category from the 2006 "Best in KLAS" Year-End
- MedcomSoft Record was ranked among the highest of all category
vendors with respect to ease of implementation.
Founded in 1996, KLAS is the only research and consulting firm specializing in monitoring and reporting the performance of healthcare information technology (HIT) vendors and products. KLAS strives to improve HIT delivery by independently measuring vendor performance for the benefit of consultants, investors, vendors, and healthcare provider partners. KLAS, in concert with thousands of healthcare executives and professionals, has created a dynamic database of HIT evaluations and opinions of healthcare executives, managers, and clinicians from over 4500 hospitals and 3,000 clinics are represented in the reports, 200+ software vendors, 700+ software products and 35 service firms. The Top 20 Report reflects the summary of HIT product performance data collected over a 13-month period. For further information, contact KLAS at 801-226-5120 or on the Web at http://www.healthcomputing.com (C)2007 KLAS Enterprises. All rights reserved.
About MedcomSoft Inc.
Founded in 1994, MedcomSoft Inc. develops cutting edge software solutions for the healthcare industry. MedcomSoft has pioneered the use of numerically codified point-of-care clinical terminologies to create a new generation of highly interoperable EHRs, which significantly enhance disease surveillance and accelerate clinical research. The Company has achieved strong growth in license sales year after year and industry recognition. MedcomSoft Record 2006 placed first in KLAS' Ambulatory EMR 1-5 Physicians category in the 2007 Mid-Year Report and has received a 5-STAR rating from the AC Group Inc., while a MedcomSoft practice was recently awarded a 2007 HIMSS Davies Award. http://www.medcomsoft.com
This news release contains forward-looking statements regarding MedcomSoft's expectations and beliefs with respect to future events and/or financial performance. These forward-looking statements involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors, which may cause the actual events or results to differ materially from those expressed or implied in such forward looking statements. Such factors and risks include, but are not limited to, market conditions, competition including price and product functionality; economic environment; and the ability to develop and deliver new products in a timely manner. The reader is referred to the documents that the Company files from time to time with applicable Canadian securities and regulatory authorities for a discussion on certain risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ from those projected, anticipated or implied. MedcomSoft does not undertake to update forward-looking statements.
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