NexJ Receives Top Recognition in Fierce Innovation Awards: Healthcare Edition
NexJ Recognized for leadership in Population Health Management; Also takes “Best in Show” honors
Toronto, ON (December 19, 2013) — NexJ Systems Inc. (TSX: NXJ), a provider of cloud-based software delivering enterprise relationship management solutions to the financial services, insurance, and healthcare industries, today announces that is has been recognized by this year’s Fierce Innovation Awards: Healthcare Edition, a unique CIO-reviewed awards program from the publishers of FierceHealthIT, FierceHealthcare, and FierceMobileHealthcare. NexJ received top honors in the “Population Health Management” category, as well as an overall award of “Best in Show: Most Engaging.”
Wendy Johnson, FierceMarkets’ healthcare group publisher, says, “The Fierce Innovation awards celebrate the companies who are leading the charge to boldly transform healthcare delivery. We were overwhelmed by the number and the quality of the applications we received.”
Honorees were selected by a distinguished panel of CIOs and other executives from renowned U.S. hospitals and healthcare systems, including Mayo Clinic, Boston Children’s Hospital, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, University of Michigan Hospitals and Health Centers, and Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. A complete list of judges can be found atwww.fierceinnovationawards.com/healthcare/2013/judges.
Winners were selected based on the following criteria: impact on quality of care and patient outcomes; impact on care efficiency; impact on healthcare information exchange; technology innovation; financial impact; market validation; compatibility with existing health IT systems; end-user experience and overall level of innovation.
“FierceMarkets has demonstrated its thought leadership by establishing the Fierce Innovation Awards and we are thrilled that NexJ Connected Wellness received top honors in these categories”, said Eric Gombrich, Senior Vice President & General Manager, Health Solutions Group. “NexJ is committed to driving innovation within the healthcare industry and will continue to develop solutions that enhance the quality and efficiency of care through greater patient activation.”
NexJ Connected Wellness and the health and wellness solutions available through the platform allow providers and patients to work together so patients can take a more active, participatory role in their health.
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About NexJ Systems Inc.
NexJ is a provider of cloud-based software, delivering enterprise solutions for the financial services,insurance and healthcare industries. Our next-generation, people-centered software combines industry-specific functionality with information from multiple applications and data stores to provide comprehensive knowledge of the individual.
NexJ is named as Canada’s fastest growing company in the 24th Annual PROFIT 200 ranking by PROFIT Magazine, and ranks in the top 5 of the Deloitte Technology Fast 50™ for the third consecutive year. Based in Toronto, NexJ has clients throughout North America and in Europe. For more information about NexJ visit www.nexj.com, e-mail email@example.com, or call 416-222-5611. Join us on LinkedIn, follow us onTwitter, subscribe to our YouTube channel, like us on Facebook or hang out with us on Google+.
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