eHealth Technologies Recognized for leadership in Health Information Exchange for its eHealth Connect® Image Exchange; also takes “Best in Show” honors for Fiercest New Product/Service
ROCHESTER, NY – December 4, 2014 – eHealth Technologies announced they have been recognized by this year’s Fierce Innovation Awards: Healthcare Edition, a unique awards program from the publishers of FierceHealthIT, FierceHealthcare, and FierceMobileHealthcare. eHealth Technologies received top honors in the Health Information Exchange category, as well as an overall award of “Best in Show: Fiercest New Product/Service”
Wendy Johnson, Publisher of FierceHealthIT, FierceHealthcare, and FierceMobileHealthcare, says, “We continue to be blown away with the high level of innovation we see from our entrants. We are honored to showcase their innovative solutions.”
The Fierce Innovation Awards recognize pioneering technologies and solutions that will catapult healthcare delivery into exciting new realms. Winners were selected by our elite team of judges, which included CIOs and technology leaders from these distinguished U.S. hospitals and health systems: JFK Health System, Mayo Clinic, Allina Health, Cook Children’s Health Care System, Duncan Regional Hospital, Aspirus, Inc., Beaufort Memorial Hospital and Rush University Medical Center.
Judges evaluated submissions based on the following criteria: quality of care and patient outcomes; care efficiency; financial impact; market validation and overall innovative “fierceness.” Finalists were selected based on calculation of the judges’ scores in each area.
eHealth Technologies is being recognized for its innovative, industry-leading product, eHealth Connect Image Exchange.
“We are proud and feel privileged eHealth Connect Image Exchange received top honors in the Fierce Innovation Awards 2014: Healthcare Edition,” said Ken H. Rosenfeld, chief executive officer and president of eHealth Technologies, who also discussed the eHealth Connect Image Exchange solution during the award live webcast. “I would like to recognize the innovative team at eHealth Technologies that are behind creating these solutions that simultaneously improve patient care and the clinician experience.”
The eHealth Connect Image Exchange solution delivers images to clinicians that need them, in full diagnostic quality with no software to install – all in the context of the complete patient record as delivered by Health Information Exchanges around the country. eHealth Technologies is currently sharing over 650,000,000 images annually. eHealth Connect Image Exchange has the capability to save time for providers by allowing immediate access to recent and prior imaging studies from external sources. Common problems of lost or non-viewable CDs and large file transfers are eliminated reducing healthcare costs and unnecessary duplicate imaging procedures, which ultimately improves patient safety by eliminating unnecessary radiation exposure.
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About eHealth Technologies™
eHealth Technologies is the industry-leading provider of continuity of care solutions, serving over half of the nation’s top 100 hospitals, including 12 of the top 18 U.S. News & World Report Honor Roll Hospitals for 2013-2014, and leading health information exchanges (HIEs) across the United States. The company’s eHealth Connect® Referral Pathways solution enhances patient and physician satisfaction by streamlining transitions of care, and assuring physicians have the right healthcare information to care for their patients, right when they need it. As a critical adjunct to HIEs, eHealth Connect® Image Exchange enables the automated access to all types of medical images in the context of the aggregated patient record, in full diagnostic quality, and supports the ability for providers to meet Meaningful Use Stage 2 requirements. For more information, follow us @eHealthTec and visit www.https://ehealthtechnologies.com/.