ORLANDO, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--PointClickCare, the leading cloud-based software platform for the senior care market, kicks off its annual Summit 2014 user conference today in Orlando, Florida. As one of the largest and most anticipated senior care events in North America, PointClickCare is hosting over 1,000 participants, including 44 exhibiting companies, all of whom are looking to discuss the latest insights and emerging technology trends in senior care. Since its inception in 2011, Summit has grown both in size and popularity. This year’s record-breaking attendance is sure to make this the most memorable Summit to date.
“We could not be more thrilled with this year’s turnout. Each year, Summit grows bigger and better than the year before. We are extremely proud of what we’ve created with this event,” says Mike Wessinger, chief executive officer, PointClickCare. “Summit is a time for PointClickCare customers and partners to share their successes, challenges and best practices. The venue allows them to build and extend their professional network and create opportunities that will help drive their business forward.”
This year promises to Connect, Engage and Empower attendees with inspiring keynote sessions lead by industry front-runners; breakout sessions that offer customers the opportunity to learn about key industry trends, which are relevant to their business; an expanded Partner Marketplace with 44 exhibiting sponsors; and Summit SmartBar appointments that provide customers hands-on time with PointClickCare subject matter experts. What is unique to PointClickCare Summit is the opportunity for customers to hear directly from industry peers on best practices to get the most out of their investment in health information technology and their business. Every element of Summit 2014 is designed to focus attention on topics and industry drivers that are affecting long-term care providers. Whether a newcomer or veteran to Summit, attendees will gain a deeper knowledge and understanding of the latest tools available to enable them to deliver quality care to the growing senior population.
This year, PointClickCare will be sharing details regarding the latest enhancements to its core platform (version 3.7.5), which will be generally available to customers on November 10, 2014. The newest update marks a significant investment in the company’s commitment to developing the right tools for its senior care customers. It includes material enhancements to core clinical, financial and business management capabilities, alongside regulatory updates that customers require, and tighter integrations with third-party solutions in the broader long-term care ecosystem.
“The industry is evolving and with that our customers’ needs are changing. We recognize this shift and are committed to developing the toolsets they need to advance their business and help make their jobs easier,” says Dave Wessinger, chief technology officer, PointClickCare. “We aren’t just a technology vendor, we are a technology partner, collaborating with our customers to provide them with value-driven solutions that prepare them for the needs of today and into the future.”
Summit 2014 is an experience which ignites the passion that providers possess for delivering the best in care, and PointClickCare is committed to sharing this passion with its customers and partners. To follow the excitement and buzz of Summit 2014, follow PointClickCare on Twitter and Facebook.
To learn more about PointClickCare Summit, visit www.PointClickCareSummit.com.
PointClickCare helps healthcare providers meet the challenges of senior care by enabling them to achieve the business results that matter – enriching the lives of their residents, improving financial and operational health, and mitigating risk. Recently recognized as the 2014 #1 long-term care software vendor by KLAS Research, PointClickCare’s cloud-based software platform takes a person-centered approach to managing senior care, connecting healthcare providers across the senior care continuum with easy to use, regulatory compliant solutions for improved resident outcomes, enhanced financial performance, and staff optimization. Over 10,000 senior care facilities use PointClickCare today, making it the North American healthcare IT market leader for the senior care industry. For more information on PointClickCare’s ONC certified software solutions, please visit www.pointclickcare.com, or follow us on Twitter @PointClickCare.