Impact Advisors’ Clients Rate Them Best Overall Service Provider in Latest KLAS Rankings
CHICAGO, Dec. 17, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — For the fifth consecutive year, Impact Advisors, LLC is proud to be ranked as Best in KLAS. This year Impact Advisors is ranked as the Best Overall Service Provider and the Number One firm in three separate market segments: Planning and Assessment; Clinical Implementation – Principal; and HIE Consulting.
“It is in an honor to rank Best in KLAS in one market segment as we have in years past, but to now achieve this prestigious ranking in three market segments while being named the Best Overall Service Provider is one of our proudest moments as a Firm,” says Peter Smith, Chief Executive Officer. “These Best in KLAS rankings demonstrate Impact Advisors’ commitment to our clients and the level of integrity we provide in each of our service lines. In addition, these rankings are a testament to the talent and dedication of our Associates. Further, these rankings highlight the incredible successes we have been able to help our clients achieve.”
KLAS is an independently owned and operated healthcare research organization. Each year, the Top 20 Best in KLAS Awards report provides vendor performance scores ranked by market segment. “Best in KLAS” is a special recognition for vendor performance. The highest performing vendors, as rated by their clients, in market segments that have the broadest organizational impact, receive this award in addition to being named the Category Leader.
The Planning and Assessment category is defined by KLAS as, “Includes different types of Planning & Assessment engagements, focusing on, but not limited to, strategic planning, IT assessments, readiness assessments, workflow redesign, pre-implementation planning, meaningful use gap analysis, and so on.
The Clinical Implementation – Principal category is defined by KLAS as, “Engagements in which a professional services firm (PSF) assisted a provider in implementing inpatient EMR, ambulatory EMR (25+ physician practices only), ED, OR, or pharmacy applications by providing guidance, expertise, tools, methodology, and resources. Rated PSFs played a major role in completing a measurable portion of the work with specific deliverables associated with the engagements.”
The HIE Consulting segment is defined by KLAS as “Consulting services that are used for creating a health information exchange. These services include vendor selection, strategic planning, data integration, network services, application interfaces, and so on.”
The Overall Service Vendor ranking is defined by KLAS as “reserved for those firms that have a minimum of three separate services that meet the minimum KLAS Konfidence level in three separate market segments.”
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Impact Advisors, LLC is a services firm providing exceptional advice, leadership and implementation support to the healthcare information technology industry
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