Providers Rank CCSI #1 Among Perinatal Information System Vendors in the Market
Elgin, IL, March 17, 2008 – Clinical Computer Systems, Inc. (CCSI) today announced that its OBIX Perinatal Data System was ranked #1 in the 2008 KLAS Labor and Delivery report*. CCSI’s OBIX Perinatal Data System is a comprehensive system for central, bedside and remote electronic fetal monitoring that includes archiving, point-of-care charting, single-click management reports and Internet-based physician access. Its design facilitates scalability and expansion so it can be site-tailored to meet any department’s specific workflow needs. Decision support tools help clinicians improve their practices and promote patient safety in electronic fetal monitoring. In addition, the system is ideally designed for interfacing to other hospital departmental systems, hospital-wide charting solutions and electronic medical record repositories.
“This recognition is a fitting tribute to all CCSI employees and affirms our commitment to providing solutions and service that meet and exceed our customers’ expectations,” said Kim Sell, President of CCSI. “At the same time, we recognize that our number one ranking is only a snapshot in time about our present systems in use and present levels of customer satisfaction. We look to base our continuing success on satisfying the growing expectations of customers.” Pat Dwyer, Director of Business Development, added “The KLAS report clearly states that all vendors should recognize the opportunity to improve the connectivity of their systems in order to better support the overall information system strategies of hospitals. Our latest software reinforces our commitment to connectivity and our development of systems interfaces with industry leaders such as Epic will extend data management capabilities and efficiencies to better serve all customers.”
Founded in 1996, KLAS specializes in monitoring and reporting on the performance of Healthcare Information Technology (HIT) software, medical equipment and professional services vendors in order to improve delivery of HIT solutions. KLAS reports and online databases provide the industry with candid reviews on the performance of 300 vendors and 750+ products and services as rated by executives and clinicians from more than 4,500 healthcare facilities. The company gathers data through written evaluations and confidential interviews, and publishes results regularly. For more information about KLAS, visit www.KLASresearch.com. Copyright ©2008 KLAS Enterprises, LLC All rights reserved.
*The research findings were published in the March 2008 KLAS report, “An Independent Report from Healthcare Executives and Professionals: Labor and Delivery” For more information about KLAS’ report, visit www.KLASresearch.com, or contact Steve Van Wagenen (steve@KLASresearch.com).
About Clinical Computer Systems, Inc.
CCSI is an employee-owned, high-technology company based in Elgin, IL. The company’s business is focused exclusively on the development, marketing and support of the OBIX Perinatal Data System. The OBIX system is a comprehensive set of computerized tools that assists perinatal clinicians in their critical jobs of providing care to mothers and infants in both inpatient and outpatient settings. To learn more about the OBIX Perinatal Data System, please visit www.obix.com.
Clinical Computer Systems, Inc. (CCSI)