ATLANTA, GA, June 15 /CNW/ - MedcomSoft Inc. (TSX-MSF), a provider of the
next generation of interoperable electronic health records (EHR), announced
today that it was ranked first overall in the Ambulatory EMR 1-5 Physicians
category in KLAS' 2007 Mid-Year Report.
KLAS independently monitors vendor performance through the active
participation of thousands of healthcare organizations. Providers use these
ratings to help them make the best possible purchasing and negotiating
decisions. KLAS uses a stringent methodology to ensure all data and ratings
are accurate, honest and impartial. Companies that participate in the KLAS
survey must have a participating client base large enough to produce
statistically significant results.
"We are pleased that our customers' satisfaction with MedcomSoft's
products and services has resulted in our top ranking in the KLAS 1-5
Physicians category," stated Dr. Sami Aita, the Chairman and CEO of
MedcomSoft. "This result is a testament to the hard work of our employees and
is further evidence that the Company is truly a customer centric
The "Top 20: KLAS Mid-Year Report Card" examines several key facets of
customer-vendor relationships including service, implementation, upgrades,
contracting and sales. KLAS highlights for MedcomSoft Record include:
- MedcomSoft Record received a 96 percent ranking among respondents in
the 1-5 Physicians category when asked if they would purchase the
product again. MedcomSoft Record also received a 96 percent ranking
in the same category when asked if clients would recommend the
product to a friend or peer.
- MedcomSoft Record showed the biggest improvement in scores in the
1-5 Physicians category from the 2006 "Best in KLAS" Year-End report.
- MedcomSoft was ranked the highest amongst all category vendors with
respect to its commitment to technology.
About KLAS Enterprise
Founded in 1996, KLAS is the only research and consulting firm
specializing in monitoring and reporting the performance of healthcare
information technology (HIT) vendors and products. KLAS strives to improve HIT
delivery by independently measuring vendor performance for the benefit of
consultants, investors, vendors, and healthcare provider partners. KLAS, in
concert with thousands of healthcare executives and professionals, has created
a dynamic database of HIT evaluations and opinions of healthcare executives,
managers, and clinicians from over 4500 hospitals and 3,000 clinics are
represented in the reports, 200+ software vendors, 700+ software products and
35 service firms. The Top 20 Report reflects the summary of HIT product
performance data collected over a 13-month period. For further information,
contact KLAS Enterprises, LLC at 801-226-5120 or on the Web at
About MedcomSoft Inc.
Founded in 1994, MedcomSoft Inc. develops cutting edge software solutions
for the healthcare industry, including its fully integrated Electronic Health
Record (EHR) and practice management solution, MedcomSoft(R) Record.
MedcomSoft has pioneered the use of numerically codified point-of-care
clinical terminologies to create a new generation of highly interoperable
EHRs. By enabling the collection, exchange and aggregation of numerically
codified clinical information, MedcomSoft(R) Record will significantly enhance
disease surveillance and accelerate clinical research. MedcomSoft has proven
its technology in both small and large installations and is the Preferred
Vendor for ABC (the Association of Black Cardiologists with 450 US members),
IPN (the Independent Physicians Network of Milwaukee with over 1,100 members),
and other organizations. The Company has achieved strong growth in license
sales year over year while MedcomSoft Record 2006 placed first in KLAS'
Ambulatory EMR 1-5 Physicians category 2007 Mid-Year Report, and has received
a 5-STAR rating from the AC Group, Inc.
This news release contains forward-looking statements regarding
MedcomSoft's expectations and beliefs with respect to future events and/or
financial performance. These forward-looking statements involve known and
unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors, which may cause the actual
events or results to differ materially from those expressed or implied in such
forward-looking statements. Such factors and risks include, but are not
limited to, market conditions, competition including price and product
functionality; economic environment; and the ability to develop and deliver
new products in a timely manner. The reader is referred to the documents that
the Company files from time to time with applicable Canadian securities and
regulatory authorities for a discussion on certain risks and uncertainties
that could cause actual results to differ from those projected, anticipated or
implied. MedcomSoft does not undertake to update forward-looking statements.
For further information:
For further information: Paul Davis, Chief Operating Officer, MedcomSoft
Inc., Phone: (416) 443-8788, Fax: (416) 443-9693, www.medcomsoft.com