'Leveraging Information Technology to Meet Today's Healthcare Challenges'
WELLINGTON, Fla., April 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Quantum Group, Inc. (AMEX: QGP, QGP.WSA, QGP.WSB) (http://www.QuantumMD.com) announced today that Company President & CEO, Noel J. Guillama has been asked to deliver the keynote address at Enterprise Development Corporation's 7th Annual Life Science Conference, "Leveraging Information Technology to Meet Today's Healthcare Challenges" to be held Thursday, April 24, 2008 at Florida International University (FIU) in Miami, Florida.
Guillama, a nationally recognized expert in healthcare management and operations, will deliver the keynote address at 8:45 AM in the Graham University Center at FIU's University Park campus. Pete Martinez, Senior Vice President and Chief Technology & Innovations Officer, will also be participating in the conference as part of a panel discussion titled "Healthcare Transformation: Putting the Pieces Together." This panel discussion is scheduled for 3:15 PM and will also be held in the Graham University Center.
Guillama commented, "The EDC Conference is attended by some of the brightest minds in the life sciences field. I am looking forward to the discussions that will highlight the critical needs of the healthcare industry and believe that this event will act as a catalyst to engage attendees to develop innovations tailored for healthcare. As we enter an era where 78 million baby boomers are beginning to enter their retirement years and put increased pressure on our already strained healthcare system, The Quantum Group is eager to help facilitate the entry of proven processes and technologies founded in the biotech space to help bring about needed change in the healthcare industry."
Martinez added, "This conference provides the ideal opportunity to unite leadership and innovation in one room; both of which are vital components to impact the healthcare industry. I commend the EDC for taking on this important initiative and for pioneering these integral discussions. Quantum is eager to contribute our experience and knowledge of the healthcare industry and to helping illustrate how the advancements and opportunities created by the biotech industry can be leveraged for the ultimate goal of creating efficiencies for the industry and providing high quality patient care."
About The Quantum Group, Inc.
The Quantum Group provides business process solutions, service chain management, strategic consulting and leading edge technology innovations to the healthcare industry.
Through our dynamic patient-centric architecture, we empower the communication that is critical for the coordination of care and take aim at the $600 billion inefficiency gap in the United States healthcare industry. We are guided by a mission to develop efficiencies, improve the quality of patient care and achieve cost reductions for the nation's largest and fastest growing industry.
We have developed leading-edge technology with the creation and deployment of a series of innovative patent-pending initiatives. Through 1,900+ healthcare providers and multiple insurance company relationships under management, we are positioned to be a catalyst for change to the Florida healthcare industry.
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the ability of the Company to properly execute its business model, to raise
substantial and immediate additional capital to implement its business
model, to attract and retain executive, management and operational
personnel, to negotiate favorable current debt and future capital raises,
to negotiate favorable agreements with a diversified provider base and to
continue to supply the services needed by its HMO clients as well physician
clients. The Company does not undertake any obligation to publicly update
any forward-looking statements. There can be no assurance that the
provisional patents discussed in this press release will be granted by the
US Patent and Trademark Office, or, if they are granted, they will not be
challenged by third parties, or if not that we will be able to effectively
use or commercialize such patents and/or we may not have the resources to
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