For immediate release:Monday, 17 September 2012
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – SuccessEHS today announced that its President and Chief Executive Officer W. Sanders Pitman will deliver the keynote address at the upcoming fall conference of the Alabama chapter of the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS). Pitman's keynote address will take place on Friday, Sept. 21, 2012 at 9:30 a.m. and will focus on his perspective on the challenges and opportunities in health care.
"Alabama HIMSS is honored to have Mr. Pitman help educate our members on the challenges and opportunities in this era of health care reform," said Joe Lavelle, Alabama HIMSS board member. "His role as CEO of SuccessEHS puts him at the forefront of the healthcare IT industry's efforts to assist physicians in complying with regulations while building thriving practices that take full advantage of new technologies."
Pitman has more than 25 years of experience in the healthcare information technology market, including more than 11 years as President and CEO of SuccessEHS. Prior to joining SuccessEHS in 2001, Pitman served as corporate vice president for Computer Sciences Corporation (NYSE: CSC) and was responsible for its healthcare IT division.
The Alabama HIMSS 2012 Fall Conference will take place at the Birmingham Mariott Sept. 20-21. For conference details and registration, visit alabamahimss.org.
SuccessEHS is a nationally acclaimed vendor providing Electronic Health Record (EHR) and Practice Management solutions with Integrated Medical Billing Services. SuccessEHS also provides Electronic Dental Record (EDR) and Dental Imaging solutions. Founded in 1995, SuccessEHS established itself as a leader in the emerging practice management applications market by delivering an innovative blend of clinical, operational and financial software paired with a suite of specialized integrated success services. SuccessEHS, entirely in-house developed and supported, has achieved multiple certifications from CCHIT.
SuccessEHS's SuccessEHS 6.1 is a CCHIT Certified® 2011 Ambulatory EHR additionally certified for Child Health, with a 5-star usability rating.
SuccessEHS 6.1 is also 2011/2012 compliant and was certified as a Complete EHR on September 30, 2010 by the Certification Commission for Health Information Technology (CCHIT®), an ONC-ATCB, in accordance with the applicable certification criteria for Eligible Providers adopted by the Secretary of Health and Human Services. The certification ID number is CC-1112-909422-1. The clinical quality measures certified include: NQF 0421, NQF 0013, NQF 0028, NQF 0041, NQF 0024, NQF 0038, NQF 0043, NQF 0031, and NQF 0034. The additional software used in testing includes Multum, SuccessEHS Patient Portal, ExitCare Patient Education, and Oracle. This certification neither represents an endorsement by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services nor guarantees the receipt of incentive payments.