NexJ's Mobile Health for Chronic Disease Project at the Black Creek
Community Health Centre acknowledged for promoting and advancing public
TORONTO, May 30, 2011 /CNW/ - NexJ Systems Inc., (TSX: NXJ), a leading provider of enterprise private cloud software,
delivering customer relationship management (CRM) solutions for the
financial services, insurance and healthcare industries, today
announced it has been recognized by IDG's Computerworld Honors Program as a 2011 Laureate. The annual award program honors visionary
applications of information technology promoting positive social,
economic and educational change.
NexJ won the honor as a result of the Mobile Health for Chronic Disease
Project (MHCDP) at the Black Creek Community Health Centre. The MHCDP features the NexJ Health Coach, a solution that allows
people, coaches and physicians to collaborate on programs that
encourage health-conscious behaviors and wellness. By integrating
BlackBerry® smartphones with NexJ Health Coach, participants are able
to monitor their blood sugar and blood pressure remotely. This allows
diabetics to easily team up with personal health coaches and receive
guidance in monitoring healthy eating, exercise and stress
management. The system also links primary care providers with Health
Coaches and patients to facilitate interaction that positively supports
"Recognition from Computerworld as a 2011 Laureate serves as further
evidence that the technology we are developing, empowering patients to
manage their wellness, can transform the healthcare industry," says
William M. Tatham, Chief Executive Officer of NexJ Systems. "This
project is solving a multitude of problems simultaneously - helping the
patient, clinic and population in accessing better preventive and
clinical care while increasing the individual's responsibility for
optimizing their health and preventing disease."
The Computerworld Honors awards will be presented at the Annual
Laureates Medal Ceremony & Gala Awards on June 20, 2011 at the Andrew
W. Mellon Auditorium in Washington, D.C.
About NexJ Systems Inc.
NexJ is a leading provider of enterprise private cloud software,
delivering customer relationship management (CRM) solutions for
financial services, insurance, and healthcare. NexJ's next-generation,
people-centered software combines industry-specific functionality with
information from multiple applications and data stores to provide
comprehensive knowledge of the individual.
NexJ was founded by an executive management team with extensive
experience in the successful design and delivery of large-scale,
integrated, enterprise software solutions. For more information about
NexJ Systems call 416-222-5611, e-mail email@example.com, or visit www.nexj.com.
About Computerworld Honors Program
Founded by International Data Group (IDG) in 1988, The Computerworld
Honors Program is governed by the not-for-profit Computerworld
Information Technology Awards Foundation. Computerworld Honors is the
longest running global program to honor individuals and organizations
that use information technology to promote positive social, economic
and educational change. Additional information about the program and a
Global Archive of past Laureate case studies and oral histories of
Leadership Award recipients can be found at the Computerworld Honors
Computerworld is the leading source of technology news and information
for IT influencers worldwide, providing peer perspective, IT leadership
and business results. Computerworld's award-winning Web site (http://www.computerworld.com), bi-weekly publication, focused conference series and custom research
forms the hub of the world's largest (40+ edition) global IT media
network. In the past five years alone, Computerworld has won more than
100 awards, including Magazine of the Year by American Society of
Business Publication Editors (ASBPE) awards in 2010, the 2009 Best Blog
from the Neal awards, and 2006 Best Overall Web Publication from ASBPE.
Computerworld leads the industry with an online audience of over 3.5
million unique, monthly visitors (comScore Media Metrix, August 2010).
Computerworld is published by IDG Enterprise, a subsidiary of
International Data Group (IDG), the world's leading media, events, and
research company. Company information is available at www.idgenterprise.com.
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estimates, forecasts and projections about the operating environment,
economies and markets in which the company operates. These statements
are subject to important assumptions, risks and uncertainties that are
difficult to predict, and the actual outcome may be materially
different. NexJ's assumptions, although considered reasonable by the
company at the date of this press release, may prove to be inaccurate
and consequently its actual results could differ materially from the
expectations set out herein. For additional information with respect to
risks and other factors which could occur, see NexJ's securities
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forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information,
future events or otherwise.
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