Globaltel Media CEO Named Trustee of Rady Children's Hospital IT Task Force

Robert Sanchez to Help Advance Use of Technology to Improve Patient Care

Jun 28, 2010, 08:00 ET from Globaltel Media

SAN DIEGO, June 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Globaltel Media today announced that its CEO Robert Sanchez has been appointed to the Rady Children's Hospital Information Technology Task Force as a trustee. In this role, Mr. Sanchez will share his expertise and provide guidance to improve patient care and hospital efficiency through the use of proven technologies in the healthcare field.

This year, Globaltel Media has developed key technologies used in the healthcare field including MedAlirti that enables the sharing of medical information with rich media via standard cell phone SMS text messaging. The solution provides a way for doctors and other healthcare professionals to securely and efficiently transport and share medical records and information without the need for specialized mobile applications. Globaltel Media has customized MedAlirti to meet HIPAA compliance regulations for text message based communication to alleviate privacy concerns for both patients and healthcare providers.

Last year, Globaltel Media announced the formation of a Mobile Healthcare Advisory Board comprised of distinguished healthcare industry leaders. The board is dedicated to providing strategic direction and insight into industry-specific issues of immediate concern to hospitals, labs, physicians and other healthcare professionals.

"I look forward to contributing my experience and expertise to help Rady Children's Hospital in continually improving its information technology infrastructure," said Robert Sanchez, CEO, Globaltel Media. "As healthcare technology rapidly advances, it is critical that organizations adopt the latest proven solutions to provide the best possible care for patients."

About Rady Children's Hospital-San Diego

Rady Children's Hospital is a 261-bed pediatric care facility providing the largest source of comprehensive pediatric medical services in San Diego, Southern Riverside and Imperial counties. As the sole hospital in the San Diego area dedicated exclusively to pediatric healthcare, Rady Children's is the region's only designated pediatric trauma center. Rady Children's has a 54-bed Pediatric Critical Care unit and a 38-bed Neonatal Intensive care unit, along with the only comprehensive pediatric Cancer Care Center in San Diego. In 2001, Rady Children's formed a partnership with the University of California-San Diego to unify pediatric patient care, research, education, and community service programs. For more information, please visit www.rchsd.org.

About Globaltel Media

Globaltel Media is the first company to provide true two-way text dialog with rich media from any PC to any mobile phone and back regardless of the wireless technology, wireless operator or wireless device. Globaltel Media connects online users with any mobile device regardless of location, technology, device type or cellular provider. Globaltel Media addresses the needs of customers across a range of vertical markets including healthcare, entertainment, education, government, law enforcement and emergency communications. The company has its headquarters in San Diego, CA. For more information, visit www.globaltelmedia.com.

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