ATLANTA, Dec. 4, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Streamline Health Solutions, Inc. (NASDAQ: STRM), a leading provider of enterprise content management, business analytics, computer assisted coding (CAC), and clinical documentation improvement (CDI) solutions for healthcare providers, today announced the relocation of its corporate headquarters from Cincinnati, Ohio to Atlanta, Georgia.
In addition to Atlanta, Streamline Health will continue to maintain offices in Cincinnati and New York City. Currently the growing company has approximately 115 associates with plans to add nearly 25 more in the coming year to help support its expanded client base and solutions development organization.
"The selection of Atlanta as our corporate headquarters will help strengthen our ability to drive future growth, hire talented associates and deliver value to our clients and shareholders," said Robert E. Watson, President and Chief Executive Officer of Streamline Health. "Since our acquisition of Atlanta-based Interpoint Partners, LLC last December, we have found that our ability to attract and retain experienced healthcare information technology associates has been greatly enhanced."
The move strategically positions the company in a location that will provide greater ease of access to its clients and investors throughout the world. Additionally, Atlanta is recognized by the Metro Atlanta Chamber of Commerce as the 'Nation's Health IT Capital.' This designation is supported in part due to the city's prominence in the HCI 100—the annual ranking of the top healthcare IT firms by the industry publication Healthcare Informatics.
"With more than 250 health IT companies,and growing, metro Atlanta is a hub for health IT activity," said David Hartnett, Vice President of Health IT Industry Development, Metro Atlanta Chamber and co-founder of the Institute for Healthcare Information Technology (iHIT). "The city is home to some of the country's leading universities which offer a continuum of education and career development programs specifically focused on health IT, helping to ensure that Streamline Health has access to top talent. On behalf of the Metro Atlanta Chamber, I am pleased to welcome the company to our community."
About Streamline Health Streamline Health Solutions, Inc. (NASDAQ: STRM) is a leading provider of SaaS-based healthcare information technology (HCIT) solutions for hospitals and physician groups with offices in Atlanta, Cincinnati, and New York. The company's comprehensive suite of solutions includes: enterprise content management (ECM), business analytics, integrated workflow systems, clinical documentation improvement (CDI), and computer assisted coding (CAC). Across the revenue cycle, these solutions offer healthcare enterprises a flexible, customizable way to communicate between disparate departments and information systems to improve processes, boost productivity, and optimize clinical, administrative and financial performance. For more information, please visit our website at http://www.streamlinehealth.net.
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