SALT LAKE CITY, Oct. 4, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Health Catalyst, a leader in healthcare data warehousing, analytics and outcomes improvement, has been named Digital Healthcare Innovator of the Year by Healthegy, an organization focused on improving and innovating healthcare and the host of the Digital Healthcare Innovation Summit in Boston.
"We created Healthegy to bring together the innovators, investors and executives who are reforming health care," said Craig Simak, CEO of Healthegy. "Health Catalyst represents the best possible outcome of such collaboration. Health Catalyst executives, investors and customers are truly finding a better way to make health more affordable and efficient for the country's leading providers. We're honored to present this award to Health Catalyst."
Health Catalyst launched in 2008 with the goal of transforming healthcare, and its team members' devotion to that mission has been key to the company's success. Today, Health Catalyst technology and services improve quality, add efficiency and lower costs for over 250 hospitals and more than 3,000 clinics that collectively care for over 70 million Americans each year. Eighty-five documented customer success stories testify to the company's ability to drive critical improvements such as reduced readmissions, greater patient safety and stronger bottom lines.
"We are honored to receive this recognition and accept it on behalf of our clients, who have embraced innovation as the means of improving care for the communities they serve," said Dan Burton, CEO of Health Catalyst. "This award underscores our joint commitment to using data and analytics to discover new opportunities for improving clinical, financial and operational outcomes."
Burton will accept the award during the Digital Healthcare Innovation Summit on November 2 at the Mandarin Oriental in Boston. In its sixth year, the Digital Healthcare Innovation Summit draws nationally-renowned leaders in healthcare to evaluate the more disruptive solutions to the healthcare conundrum. Leading stakeholders from hospitals, insurers and critical regulatory bodies share notes with the technology industry's top innovators, investors and entrepreneurs to determine how technology can unwrap the inefficiencies of the massive healthcare sector.
About Health Catalyst
Health Catalyst is a mission-driven data warehousing, analytics and outcomes-improvement company that helps healthcare organizations of all sizes perform the clinical, financial, and operational reporting and analysis needed for population health and accountable care. Our proven enterprise data warehouse (EDW) and analytics platform helps improve quality, add efficiency and lower costs in support of more than 70 million patients for organizations ranging from the largest US health system to forward-thinking physician practices. For more information, visit https://www.healthcatalyst.com, and follow us on Twitter, LinkedIn and Facebook.
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