Wolters Kluwer, Health, a leading global provider of trusted clinical technology and evidence-based solutions, today announced that its decision support solution, UpToDate®, was ranked number one for clinical decision support (point of care clinical reference) in the 2019 Best in KLAS: Software and Services report. KLAS, a research firm that specializes in monitoring and reporting the performance of healthcare vendors, found that UpToDate was the top performing point of care clinical reference tool.
KLAS interviews thousands of healthcare professionals and uses the responses to rate point-of-care and clinical reference tools. Evaluation questions cover several areas, including Culture, Operations, Product, Relationship, Value and Loyalty.
“KLAS’s recognition of UpToDate as a Category Leader is gratifying for us as an organization,” said Denise Basow, MD, CEO, Clinical Effectiveness, Wolters Kluwer, Health. “We are committed to partnering with our customers and helping them to reduce variability in care, which is one of the most vexing challenges they face today. Our expert solutions help align decision making across care teams and patients, enabling more consistent and cost-effective care.”
Adam Gale, President, KLAS Research, adds, “Category Leaders are committed to providing the very best technology, service, and guidance to provider and payers. The Category Leader award carries with it the voice of thousands of providers and payers, highlighting outstanding vendors who have raised the bar.”
See UpToDate Advanced live at the HIMSS19 VA Kiosk
To see a demonstration of UpToDate Advanced embedded in an EHR environment, please visit the Department of Veterans Affairs kiosk at the HIMSS Interoperability Showcase (booth #9100). To learn more about UpToDate Advanced, visit: https://www.uptodate.com/home/uptodate-advanced-providers.
About Wolters Kluwer
Wolters Kluwer N.V. (AEX: WKL) is a global provider of professional information, software solutions, and services for physicians, nurses, accountants, lawyers, tax specialists, and finance, audit, compliance, and regulatory sectors.
The company provides expert solutions—a combination of deep domain knowledge with specialized technology and services—that help professionals navigate change, solve complex problems, and deliver impact in their respective fields.
Headquartered in Alphen aan den Rijn, the Netherlands, Wolters Kluwer holds market-leading positions in 40 countries globally, represents customers across 180 countries and employs 19,000 people worldwide. In 2017, it reported annual revenues of €4.4 billion.
Wolters Kluwer is a leading global provider of trusted clinical technology and evidence-based solutions that engage clinicians, patients, researchers and students with advanced clinical decision support, learning and research and clinical intelligence. For more information about our solutions, visit http://healthclarity.wolterskluwer.com and follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter @WKHealth.