Feature | December 16, 2010

2010 Best-Performing Healthcare IT Software List Announced

December 16, 2010 – The "2010 Top 20 Best in KLAS Awards: Software & Professional Services" report from KLAS has been released. The report includes the annual rankings of the best-performing healthcare IT vendors based on more than 17,000 interviews conducted yearly with healthcare providers.

KLAS rankings measure a vendor's performance in areas of product quality, implementation, and service and support. The top-rated companies in key market categories earned the 2010 Best in KLAS distinction, signifying their leadership in meeting customer expectations. The award is reserved for companies in the largest and most impactful market segments.

Two new sections, “Overall Software Suite Rankings” and “Disclosure Levels,” are included in this year’s report. The disclosure levels provide a transparent view into the vendor's willingness to share a complete client list with KLAS, which provides a more inclusive assessment of their products' performance.

2010 Best in KLAS vendors for software:

Acute Care EMR - Epic EpicCare Inpatient EMR
Ambulatory EMR (Over 100 Physicians) - Epic EpicCare Ambulatory EMR
Ambulatory EMR (26-100 Physicians) - eClinicalWorks EMR
Ambulatory EMR (6-25 Physicians) - Greenway Medical PrimeSuite Chart
Ambulatory EMR (2-5 Physicians) - e-MDs Chart
Business Intelligence/Reporting - Dimensional Insight The Diver Solution
Cardiology - Digisonics DigiView
Community HIS - McKesson Paragon
Decision Support - Business - Allscripts Sunrise EPSi Decision Support (Eclipsys)
Document Management and Imaging - MedPlus ChartMaxx
Emergency Department - Wellsoft EDIS
Enterprise Scheduling - Unibased Systems Architecture RMS
Financial/ERP - McKesson Pathways Fin./Materials/HR Mgr
Homecare - Homecare Homebase
Laboratory - Siemens Novius Lab
PACS - DR Systems Unity
Patient Accounting and Patient Management - Epic Resolute Hospital Billing
Pharmacy - Epic Willow
Practice Management (Over 100 Physicians) - Epic Resolute/Prelude/Cadence
Practice Management (26-100 Physicians) - McKesson Horizon Practice Plus
Practice Management (6-25 Physicians) - Greenway Medical PrimeSuite Practice
Practice Management (2-5 Physicians) - e-MDs Bill
Radiology - Epic Radiant
Speech Recognition - Nuance eScription
Surgery Management - Unibased Systems Architecture ORMS

2010 Best in KLAS vendors for professional services:

Application Hosting (CIS/ERP/HIS) - Cerner
Claims and Clearinghouse Services - Navicure
Clinical Implementation Principal - Deloitte Consulting
Clinical Implementation Supportive - Innovative Healthcare Solutions Inc.
Financial ERP Implementation - ACS
IT Outsourcing (Extensive) - CareTech Solutions Inc.
Planning and Assessment - Impact Advisors
Revenue Cycle Transformation - Deloitte Consulting
Technical Services - ACS
Teleradiology Services - Virtual Radiologic (vRad)
Transcription Services - Webmedx

In the 2010 report, Epic is the top-ranked overall software vendor, with a performance score of 87.0 out of 100, followed by Picis and Philips. The top-rated overall services firm is Hayes Management (90.5), followed by Vitalize Consulting Solutions Inc. and CTG.

For more information: www.KLASresearch.com/top20

Related Content

ScImage Awarded U.S. Government DIN-PACS IV Contract
News | PACS| August 16, 2017
ScImage Inc. was recently awarded a new DIN-PACS IV (Digital Imaging Network/Picture Archiving and Communications...
The FDA is concerned about cybersecurity of ICDs and cyber security of other medical devices.
Feature | Cybersecurity| August 16, 2017 | Dave Fornell
There is growing concern among patients and regulators that medical devices, especially implantable electrophysiology
Xavier University Announces Healthcare Artificial Intelligence Summit
News | Artificial Intelligence| August 07, 2017
Xavier University has launched the Xavier Center for Artificial Intelligence (AI), a pioneering effort to accelerate...
Nuance Restores Service to Majority of eScription Clients Following Malware Incident
News | Information Technology| July 28, 2017
Nuance Communications Inc. provided an update on its restoration process following the previously reported June 27,...
The Centricity Cardio Enterprise (CCE) Interactive Guide offers information on GE's cardiovascular information system (CVIS)
News | Cardiac PACS| July 28, 2017
July 28, 2017 — GE Healthcare has released the eight-page...
WVU Medicine Deploys Enterprise PACS from ScImage
News | Cardiac PACS| July 24, 2017
ScImage Inc. recently announced West Virginia University Health System has partnered with ScImage to utilize ScImage’s...
TomTec Unveils TomTec Zero Cardiovascular Viewing Software
Technology | Remote Viewing Systems| July 24, 2017
TomTec Zero is the latest addition to the TomTec portfolio. Now every physician reading cardiovascular studies at...
CareSelect Declared Fully Qualified Clinical Decision Support Mechanism by CMS
News | Clinical Decision Support| July 18, 2017
National Decision Support Company announced the full qualification of its CareSelect Platform as a Qualified Clinical...
CMS Proposes Delaying Clinical Decision Support Documentation to 2019
News | Clinical Decision Support| July 14, 2017 | Jeff Zagoudis, Associate Editor
In a series of proposed rule changes to the Medicare Physician Fee Schedule (MPFS) released July 13, the Centers for...
European Heart Rhythm Association Launches Cardiac Arrest First Responder App
News | Mobile Devices| June 30, 2017
A novel smartphone application has been developed that can direct first responders to cardiac arrest victims more than...
Overlay Init