ORLANDO, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--PointClickCare, the leading cloud-based software platform for the long-term post-acute care (LTPAC) market, kicks off its annual user conference, PointClickCare SUMMIT, today in Orlando, Florida. Over the next three days PointClickCare will host over 1,600 participants, bringing together customers and 59 sponsoring partners to address both the challenges and opportunities impacting the long-term care industry today, and the future trends that will shape senior care. Since its inception in 2011, PointClickCare SUMMIT has continued to grow in size and popularity year over year.
“It is amazing to see how much SUMMIT has grown and what it has come to represent to our customers and partners,” said Mike Wessinger, chief executive officer, PointClickCare. “By bringing together the LTPAC industry’s best and brightest for three days of networking and education, we hope to facilitate new relationships, spark lively debates that shed light on multiple sides of controversial topics, and inspire innovation and new ways of thinking that will ultimately help our customers be more successful.”
From Skilled Nursing to Senior Living to Home Health to Life Plan Communities, this year’s SUMMIT draws subject matter experts that will share valuable insights across the full spectrum of care. Erik Bermudez from KLAS Research will be addressing the changing dynamics of the relationship between hospitals and providers. Lynne Katzmann, founder and president of Juniper Communities, will join Brookdale Senior Living and Responsive Group Inc. to discuss patient for life relationships, and how senior care providers can leverage this concept to increase their business opportunities.
Among the many highlights throughout the event, new to this year will be an expanded product showcase featuring the latest offerings from PointClickCare, including the recently launched Skin and Wound™ solution. Additionally, the SUMMIT SmartBar is back by popular demand. SmartBar offers participants the opportunity to get one-to-one time with PointClickCare subject matter experts to learn more about how to maximize their technology investment. With lunch and learns and a myriad of social events, including a gala night event, this year’s SUMMIT provides a high value, action-packed three days for all attendees.
About PointClickCare Technologies Inc.
PointClickCare Technologies Inc. is advancing senior care by enabling long-term post-acute care (LTPAC) providers to achieve the business results that matter – enriching quality of life for their residents, improving financial and operational health, and mitigating risk. Recently recognized as the 2015 #1 long-term care software vendor by KLAS Research, PointClickCare offers a portfolio of cloud-based software and services designed from the ground up to help providers manage the complex requirements of senior care. With a suite of fully integrated applications powered by an interoperable, mobile friendly, and regulatory compliant electronic health record and revenue cycle management platform, PointClickCare helps our customers connect and collaborate within their care network, achieve and demonstrate higher quality outcomes, optimize financial performance, and simplify their regulatory burden. Over 13,000 skilled nursing facilities, senior living communities and home health agencies 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.