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MEDITECH Recognized as 2019 Best in KLAS for Acute Care EMR - Canada

KLAS ranked MEDITECH in its annual Best in KLAS: Software & Services report for the fifth year in a row.

WESTWOOD, Mass., Jan. 31, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Global healthcare research firm KLAS has recognized MEDITECH in its annual Best in KLAS: Software & Services report for the fifth year in a row.


In the 2019 report, MEDITECH Expanse ranked Best in KLAS for Acute Care EMR (Canada). The company — which continues to meet the unique healthcare needs of organizations globally — is the Canadian EHR market leader, with 47% market share across the country.

"It is an honor to be recognized as Best in KLAS for the fifth consecutive year," said Helen Waters, executive vice president, MEDITECH. "We have a rich, decades-long history of creating dynamic partnerships with our Canadian customers to improve the quality and safety of care through innovative technology. This award demonstrates our commitment and expertise in providing transformative and efficient EHR tools to meet the needs of all care settings in Canada."

Per KLAS, the Best in KLAS designation is awarded only in those software and services market segments that have the broadest operational and clinical impact on healthcare organizations.

"Best in KLAS is about raising the bar for healthcare technology. It's providers and payers demanding better performance, usability, and interoperability," President of KLAS Adam Gale said. "Ultimately, Best in KLAS is about giving providers and payers the tools they need to facilitate superior care and improved outcomes."

MEDITECH will accept the award at the Best in KLAS Awards Reception the evening of Monday, February 11, 2019 at HIMSS19 in Orlando.

Heading to HIMSS19? Visit MEDITECH at booth #3921 to hear more about the impact MEDITECH Expanse is having on healthcare delivery around the globe.


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