PITTSBURGH, July 28 Vocollect Healthcare Systems, Inc.(http://www.accunurse.com) and Horizon Information Services(http://www.horizonis.com), a leading provider of healthcare products for thelong-term care market, including nurse call systems, wireless networks, staffand asset tracking, IP-based cameras and patient/resident locator systems,announce a strategic partnership, where Horizon Information Services willresell AccuNurse voice-assisted care as part of its long-term care solutionsofferings to its customer base in western Pennsylvania and northern WestVirginia.
"As a systems integrator, Horizon Information Services providesbest-of-breed solutions to meet our customer needs," said Jeff Novosel,general manager with Horizon Information Services. "We strive to find leadingtechnologies capable of extending value for long-term care customers, andvoice-assisted care is a natural fit for us. Because AccuNurse takes thequality of resident care to new levels, increases staff efficiency, andimproves facility-wide staff to staff communications, voice-assisted care is alogical complement and rounds out our solution portfolio."
"We are excited about the potential of this strategic partnership," saidJames Quasey, President of Vocollect Healthcare Systems. "Horizon InformationServices' commitment to extend voice-assisted care to facilities in long-termcare benefits the market by supporting personalized, resident-centeredservices at the point-of-care. By complementing their solutions withAccuNurse, Horizon Information Services is now offering the best in proactivecare, as well as opening a new channel for growth."
About Horizon Information Services
Horizon Information Services, headquartered in Pittsburgh, is a leadingregional provider of nurse call systems, wireless networks, staff and assettracking, IP-based cameras and patient/resident locator systems. For moreinformation on Horizon Information Services, contact 412.487.7071.
About Vocollect Healthcare Systems
AccuNurse voice-assisted care from Vocollect Healthcare Systems, Inc.makes it easy for healthcare professionals to retrieve care needs on-demand,chart activities as they are completed, and Silent Page(TM) each other forhelp -- simply by talking. Organizations using AccuNurse benefit from loweroperating costs, maximized reimbursements and improved quality of care.Vocollect Healthcare Systems is a subsidiary of Vocollect, Inc., the globalleader in Voice-Directed Work and delivering performance improvements inproductivity, accuracy, cost reduction and worker satisfaction for mobileemployees on six continents.
Vocollect is a registered trademark of Vocollect, Inc.; AccuNurse is aregistered trademark of Vocollect Healthcare Systems.
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