NexJ Systems Recognized by Computerworld as a 2011 Honors Laureate
NexJ’s Mobile Health for Chronic Disease Project at the Black Creek Community Health Centre acknowledged for promoting and advancing public welfare
Toronto, May 30, 2011 — NexJ Systems Inc., (TSX: NXJ), a leading provider of enterprise private cloud software, delivering customer relationship management (CRM) solutions for the financial services, insurance and healthcare industries, today announced it has been recognized by IDG’s Computerworld Honors Program as a 2011 Honors Laureate. The annual award program honors visionary applications of information technology promoting positive social, economic and educational change.
NexJ won the honor as a result of the Mobile Health for Chronic Disease Project (MHCDP) at the Black Creek Community Health Centre. The MHCDP features the NexJ Health Coach, a solution that allows people, coaches and physicians to collaborate on programs that encourage health-conscious behaviors and wellness. By integrating BlackBerry® smartphones with NexJ Health Coach, participants are able to monitor their blood sugar and blood pressure remotely. This allows diabetics to easily team up with personal health coaches and receive guidance in monitoring healthy eating, exercise and stress management. The system also links primary care providers with Health Coaches and patients to facilitate interaction that positively supports wellness.
“Recognition from Computerworld as a 2011 Laureate serves as further evidence that the technology we are developing, empowering patients to manage their wellness, can transform the healthcare industry,” says William M. Tatham, Chief Executive Officer of NexJ Systems. “This project is solving a multitude of problems simultaneously – helping the patient, clinic and population in accessing better preventive and clinical care while increasing the individual’s responsibility for optimizing their health and preventing disease.”
The Computerworld Honors awards will be presented at the Annual Laureates Medal Ceremony & Gala Awards on June 20, 2011 at the Andrew W. Mellon Auditorium in Washington, D.C.
About NexJ Systems Inc.
NexJ is a leading provider of enterprise private cloud software, delivering customer relationship management (CRM) solutions for financial services, insurance, and healthcare. NexJ’s 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 was founded by an executive management team with extensive experience in the successful design and delivery of large-scale, integrated, enterprise software solutions. For more information about NexJ Systems call 416-222-5611, e-mail email@example.com, or visit www.nexj.com.
About Computerworld Honors Program
Founded by International Data Group (IDG) in 1988, The Computerworld Honors Program is governed by the not-for-profit Computerworld Information Technology Awards Foundation. Computerworld Honors is the longest running global program to honor individuals and organizations that use information technology to promote positive social, economic and educational change. Additional information about the program and a Global Archive of past Laureate case studies and oral histories of Leadership Award recipients can be found at the Computerworld Honors website (http://events.computerworld.com/Honors2011).
Computerworld is the leading source of technology news and information for IT influencers worldwide, providing peer perspective, IT leadership and business results. Computerworld’s award-winning Web site (http://www.computerworld.com), bi-weekly publication, focused conference series and custom research forms the hub of the world’s largest (40+ edition) global IT media network. In the past five years alone, Computerworld has won more than 100 awards, including Magazine of the Year by American Society of Business Publication Editors (ASBPE) awards in 2010, the 2009 Best Blog from the Neal awards, and 2006 Best Overall Web Publication from ASBPE. Computerworld leads the industry with an online audience of over 3.5 million unique, monthly visitors (comScore Media Metrix, August 2010). Computerworld is published by IDG Enterprise, a subsidiary of International Data Group (IDG), the world’s leading media, events, and research company. Company information is available at www.idgenterprise.com.
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