CHICAGO, Jan. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- For the sixth consecutive year, Impact Advisors, LLC, a privately held Healthcare Technology consulting firm, is proud to be ranked in the 2013 Best in KLAS: Software and Services report. This year Impact Advisors is ranked as Best in KLAS for Overall Professional Services Firm and for Clinical Implementation Principal and will be recognized February 23rd at the Best in KLAS Awards Ceremony at HIMSS in Orlando, Florida.
"It is an honor and we are very proud to be ranked Best in KLAS in an important market segment while also being named Best in KLAS for Overall Professional Services Firm for the second year in a row," says Peter Smith, Chief Executive Officer. "We believe that these rankings display our commitment to exceeding expectations and providing quality, value driven outcomes for our clients while also illustrating the experience and talent of our associates. In addition, we also believe that these awards highlight our broad spectrum of services that span the lifecycle of our client's needs."
The Best in KLAS Overall Professional Services Firm ranking is reserved for those firms that have a minimum of three separate services that meet the minimum KLAS Konfidence level in three separate market segments. Impact Advisors was ranked first in Clinical Implementation Principal, second in Planning and Assessment, and third in Clinical Implementation Supportive.
The Clinical Implementation Principal category is defined by KLAS as: "Engagements in which a professional services firm (PSF) assisted a provider in implementing inpatient EMR, ambulatory EMR (25+ physician practices only), ED, OR, or pharmacy applications by providing guidance, expertise, tools, methodology, and resources. Rated PSFs played a major role in completing a measurable portion of the work with specific deliverables associated with the engagements."
KLAS is a research firm on a global mission to improve healthcare delivery by enabling providers to be heard and counted. Working with thousands of healthcare professionals and clinicians, KLAS gathers data on software, services, medical equipment and infrastructure systems to deliver timely reports, trends and statistical overviews. The research directly represents the provider voice and acts as a catalyst for improving vendor performance. Follow KLAS on Twitter at www.twitter.com/KLASresearch.
About Impact Advisors, LLC
Impact Advisors, LLC is a privately held Healthcare Technology consulting firm based in Naperville, Illinois. The firm is dedicated to providing premier consulting services to the healthcare industry and works with leading Integrated Delivery Networks, Academic Medical Centers, Medical Groups and Community Hospitals across the country. Impact Advisors' Associates bring deep domain knowledge in healthcare IT and applied operational experience, and as such, they are exceptionally qualified and skilled at providing strategic consulting services that reflect integrated understanding and insightful analysis of challenging technology and business issues. Impact Advisors offers advisory, planning, and implementation services in a variety of areas, including: Strategic Information Technology Planning, New Facilities Technology Planning and Transition, Clinical and Revenue Cycle System Planning and Implementation, and Program Quality Assurance and Project Management. For more information, please visit www.impact-advisors.com or call (630) 946-6531.
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