Epic and Sentillion Partner to Deliver Integrated Access to Diverse Healthcare Information Technology Applications

May 20, 2003, 01:00 ET from Sentillion, Inc

   ANDOVER, Mass., May 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Sentillion, Inc., the leading
 provider of healthcare single sign-on and patient information access
 solutions, today announced a partnership agreement with Epic Systems
 Corporation, one of the nation's largest healthcare information system
 vendors. Under the terms of the agreement, Epic will incorporate the
 Sentillion Vergence(R) product suite, delivering single sign-on, strong
 authentication, context management and privacy auditing to Epic's customer
     "Our partnership with Sentillion brings a unique level of application
 integration and patient information access to our customers and their
 caregivers. Sentillion's products allow Epic customers, who may have multiple
 vendors' applications, to gain access to patient information with a single
 sign-on and single patient selection," said Dann Bormann, chief security
 officer at Epic. "The combination of Epic's integrated user interface and
 inpatient, ambulatory and payer systems with Sentillion's Vergence product
 suite delivers to our customers a streamlined and secure manner for accessing
 their applications. We look forward to working with Sentillion and bringing
 their technology to our customer base."
     "This partnership offers a tremendous opportunity to introduce
 Sentillion's technology to Epic's customer base," said Robert Seliger,
 president and CEO of Sentillion, Inc. "This partnership is particularly
 meaningful as Epic and Sentillion share a common commitment to developing
 products that meet the needs of our customers and enhance caregivers' access
 and use of clinical applications. This shared vision provides a strong
 foundation for a fruitful partnership for both companies and our respective
     Sentillion's Vergence offers healthcare organizations a suite of products
 that enable simplified access to healthcare applications. The Vergence product
 suite was designed specifically to meet the productivity, privacy and security
 needs of hospitals, medical clinics and healthcare providers. Vergence enables
 for the healthcare enterprise single sign-on access, strong authentication,
 single patient selection and privacy management across multiple applications.
     About Sentillion, Inc.
     Sentillion has one focus: delivering technology that allows users
 simplified, intuitive and consistent access to all healthcare applications in
 a secure manner. Recently named the leader in single sign-on for healthcare by
 IDC Research, Sentillion's Vergence(R) product suite enables single sign-on
 access to healthcare systems, strong authentication, single patient selection
 across multiple applications, and centralized privacy management. Leading
 innovative healthcare organizations across the nation including federal
 healthcare institutions, academic healthcare institutions, integrated delivery
 networks, community hospitals, and clinics use Sentillion's products.
 Sentillion is a privately held company headquartered in Andover, Mass. For
 more information visit Sentillion at www.sentillion.com.
     About Epic Systems Corporation
     Epic Systems Corporation, based in Madison, Wisconsin, is one of the
 largest employee-owned vendors of healthcare information systems in the
 nation. Founded in 1979 by healthcare and technology professionals, Epic
 develops, sells, and supports a wide range of fully integrated and Web-enabled
 systems for healthcare organizations. We deliver strategic and operational
 advantages to our customers through information technology by providing
 integrated, enterprise-wide software systems that improve patient care and
 reduce costs. For more information about Epic Systems Corporation visit
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