WELLINGTON, Fla., Feb. 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Quantum Group, Inc. (NYSE Amex: QGP) (www.QuantumMD.com), a Healthcare Services Organization (HSO), announced today that Senior Vice President and Chief Technology & Innovations Officer, Pete Martinez is scheduled to present at the 5th Annual Winter Technology Conference hosted by Security Research Associates, Inc. The presentation is scheduled for 10:30 AM (pacific standard time) on Monday, March 9, 2009 at the Omni Hotel in San Francisco, California.
Martinez will provide an overview on The Quantum Group and will highlight PWeR(TM) (Personal Wellness electronic Record(TM)), the healthcare technology system developed by the Company. PWeR bridges the communication gap between physicians, hospitals, clinics, payers (insurers) and patients. It connects all of the applications and systems utilized by healthcare professionals into one web-based, patient-centric platform.
With the passage of the Stimulus Package, healthcare is about to be infused by $19.2 billion, largely to computerize the industry and improve the quality of patient care. The Company believes PWeR will benefit as the Stimulus provides for economic incentives for physicians and hospitals to implement and utilize electronic medical records (EMR). EMR is just one component of the full PWeR system.
Conference attendees will include a select group of institutional portfolio managers and analysts, and will feature CEOs and CFOs from some of the fastest growing companies in the technology sector. SRA has arranged to webcast company presentations during this event. To access the lobby page for the webcast of presenting companies please go to: http://www.wsw.com/webcast/sra8/
For additional information or to schedule a one-on-one meeting with The Quantum Group Inc. at this conference, please contact Jim Blackman at 713-256-0369 or Jim@prfmonline.com.
About The Quantum Group, Inc.
The Quantum Group is an innovation-driven Healthcare Services Organization (HSO) which 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 $700 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 approximately 2,000 healthcare providers and multiple insurance company relationships under management, we are positioned to be a catalyst for change to the healthcare industry.
PWeR stands for Personal Wellness electronic Record(TM). This HIPAA-compliant, intelligent healthcare information platform hosts medical records and permits interactive use. Medical records will follow the patient, giving every healthcare provider that sees a particular patient access to all the information needed to assist in their diagnosis and treatment plan. Physicians can access a patient's entire medical record at one glance. Patients can look back over physician instructions or track their wellness progress. In critical situations or in providing treatment to PWeR patients, hospitals are enabled to access full medical histories and make educated treatment decisions based on accurate data. That's PWeR - complexity meets simplicity.
About Security Research Associates, Inc.
Security Research Associates, Inc. (SRA) was founded in San Francisco in 1980 and today offers investment banking and M&A services as well as institutional brokerage services. A boutique firm by design, SRA works with a select group of portfolio managers from around the country and focuses on technology and life science companies in the micro and small cap arenas. For more information about SRA see our web site at www.sracap.com or call us at 415-925-0346.
Certain statements contained in this news release, which are not based on historical facts, are forward-looking statements as the term is defined in the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995, and are subject to substantial uncertainties and risks in part detailed in the respective company's Securities and Exchange Commission 10-KSB, 10-QSB, S-8, SB-2, S-1 and 8-K filings (and amendments thereto) that may cause actual results to materially differ from projections. Forward-looking statements can be identified by the use of words such as "expects," "plans," "will," "may," "anticipates," "believes," "should," "intends," "estimates" "could" and other words of similar meaning. These statements are subject to risks and uncertainties that cannot be predicted or quantified and, consequently, actual results may differ materially from those expressed or implied by these forward-looking statements. Such risk factors include, without limitation, the ability of the Company to properly execute its business model, to raise substantial and immediate additional capital to implement its business model, to continue revenue growth trend in fiscal year 2009, to control patient medical cost relative to income received, to attract and retain executive, management and operational personnel, to continue growing its patient base, 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 as physician clients. We have further risk in the deployment of our technology platform, the utilization by our clients, technical and software setbacks, cost of development, as well as the capital to deploy it. We are subject further to interruptions of service. Company does not undertake any obligation to publicly update any forward-looking statements. As a result, investors should not place undue reliance on these forward-looking statements.
FOR MORE INFORMATION, PLEASE CONTACT: PR Financial Marketing Jim Blackman: 713.256.0369 firstname.lastname@example.org or The Quantum Group, Inc. Danielle Amodio: 561.798.9800 DAmodio@QuantumMD.com
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