HORSHAM, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--RightCare Solutions, Inc announced today that is has been selected as a finalist in this year’s Fierce Innovation Awards: Healthcare Edition, an awards program from the publisher of FierceHealthIT, FierceHealthcare, and FierceMobileHealthcare. RightCare Solutions, Inc was recognized as a finalist in the category of Clinical Information Management.
RightCare Solutions, Inc was selected as a finalist for its innovative, industry leading point-of-care medical software that helps healthcare providers optimize their continuum of care.
Finalists were selected by a distinguished panel of CIOs and other executives from renowned U.S. hospitals and healthcare systems, including Mayo Clinic, Boston Children’s Hospital, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, University of Michigan Hospitals and Health Centers and Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. A complete list of judges can be found at www.fierceinnovationawards.com/healthcare/2013/judges.
“These finalists are a cross-section of game-changing solutions providers who are helping providers to transform healthcare delivery and improve care,” said Wendy Johnson, FierceMarkets’ healthcare group publisher. “This is truly an exciting time in healthcare. Disruptive changes are happening that will lead to lasting improvements and millions of saved—and improved—lives.”
All applications were evaluated based on the following criteria: impact on quality of care and patient outcomes; impact on care efficiency; impact on healthcare information exchange; technology innovation; financial impact; market validation; compatibility with existing health IT systems; end-user experience and overall level of innovation. Finalists were selected based on the judges’ scores in each area.
“We are honored to be selected as a finalist for the prestigious Fierce Innovation Award,” said Eric Heil, RightCare Solutions co-founder, President & CEO. “Recognition of this caliber by the distinguished panel, highlights the transformative impact that our innovative software technology can have for hospitals and their patients across the country.”
RightCare Solutions is a medical technology company built on one fundamental goal: helping providers improve the continuum of care. It’s the only medical software focused on health care transitions using a unique evidence-based algorithm that enables continuous point-of-care decision support, optimizes workflow, and dramatically improves post-acute care transitions.
To learn more about RightCare Solutions, Inc visit www.RightCareSolutions.com.
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About RightCare Solutions, Inc
RightCare Solutions is a pioneering Philadelphia, PA-based medical technology company that provides the most academic, innovative and predictive software for risk stratifying any patient at admission. The company’s proprietary technology, Discharge Decision Support System (D2S2), which was developed through a decade of research conducted at the University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing, utilizes evidence-based technology to optimize care transitions. It is the only medical software focused on healthcare transitions using a unique algorithm that enables continuous point-of-care decision support, optimizes workflow, and dramatically improves post-acute care transitions.
For more information, please visit www.RightCareSolutions.com or follow-us on Twitter at @TeamRightCare to find out more.