PerfectServe Doubles Research and Development Funding in Response to Health IT Market Opportunities
Opens office in Atlanta to support increase in research and development employees
KNOXVILLE, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Today, PerfectServe – healthcare’s only comprehensive and secure communications platform – announced the opening of a new office located in Atlanta, Georgia. The office will serve primarily to house a new research and development team focused on delivering the next generation of PerfectServe’s platform for improving patient outcomes and operational efficiency.
“The metro Atlanta market is one of the largest technology and health IT talent pools in the country, and we’re excited to take PerfectServe to the next level in this region”
This renewed emphasis on research and development is part of the company’s larger strategy to address major challenges and trends in the healthcare industry that impact PerfectServe customers (including fragmentation, HIPAA compliance and adaptation to new communication delivery models). PerfectServe’s research and development team in Atlanta will work toward identifying solutions that further allow its users to approach secure clinical communication as comprehensively as possible.
“The metro Atlanta market is one of the largest technology and health IT talent pools in the country, and we’re excited to take PerfectServe to the next level in this region,” said Terry Edwards, chief executive officer of PerfectServe. “We’re looking for high-caliber software engineers with knowledge and background in healthcare information technology, mobility and telephony. The close proximity to our Knoxville headquarters also gives us the opportunity to encourage continued collaboration between teams, and now, locations.”
Located at 3025 Windward Plaza, Suite 100, Alpharetta, GA 30005, PerfectServe plans to expand the number of employees at its new office significantly within the next 18-24 months. For job listings, recruiting events and general updates follow PerfectServe on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn.
PerfectServe is healthcare’s only comprehensive and secure communications platform that connects clinicians across the care continuum. The company helps providers improve patient outcomes and operational efficiency by removing communications process variability and speeding contact cycle times between clinicians. More than 30,000 physicians in organizations such as Advocate Healthcare, Ascension Health, MemorialCare Health System, Covenant Medical Group, the WellStar Health System, Hoag, the St. Joseph Health System and Orlando Health rely on PerfectServe to enable faster interventions, increase physician alignment and satisfaction, provide nurses more time for direct patient care and reduce HIPAA-compliance risk. Headquartered in Knoxville, Tenn., PerfectServe was incorporated in 2000.