|By Business Wire||
|July 16, 2014 11:00 AM EDT||
HIT Application Solutions (HIT), a provider of healthcare communication solutions, has entered into an agreement with GNYHA Services, an acute care group purchasing organization and supply chain management company. Through this agreement, HIT will offer its Notifi platform to GNYHA Services 300+ member hospitals and 1,500 health-related facilities at a discounted rate.
HIT’s Notifi platform helps healthcare organizations optimize clinician and patient communications and alerts, leading to improved care outcomes. “Intelligent and healthcare-specific communication tools are vital to hospital operations,” says David Zimba, vice president of custom contracting at GNYHA Services. “We are pleased to add Notifi to our contract portfolio to help our members enhance communications and their overall IT initiatives.”
Notifi is an enterprise-wide, intelligent communication engine which automates alert and notification processes involving event-driven parameters across the continuum of care. By filtering incoming information to identify what is important and prioritizing delivery based on criticality, the solution resolves many of the communication challenges both within and outside the walls of the healthcare enterprise. HIT has positioned Notifi to solve the most pervasive communications problems plaguing healthcare providers by automating processes that streamline care coordination and patient engagement.
“This agreement with GNYHA Services offers HIT the opportunity to deliver our solutions to a larger group of healthcare professionals,” says Jerry Baker, president and CEO of HIT Application Solutions. “We can now help improve both the quality of care as well as the efficiency of healthcare operations across a variety of delivery environments for several new provider organizations.”
About HIT Application Solutions
HIT Application Solutions is a leading healthcare information technology and consulting company that provides innovative communications solutions for healthcare stakeholders. The company's flagship product, Notifi, ensures fast, safe and convenient communications for patients, care providers and employees. Notifi is an enterprise-wide application that ensures that the right information is delivered to the right person at the right time. Based in Exton, Pennsylvania, the company was founded in 2004 and supports clients across the United States and Canada. Learn more about HIT at www.healthitservices.com.
About GNYHA Services
GNYHA Services is a full-service healthcare group purchasing and supply chain management organization. Founded in 1978, GNYHA Services was created to provide supply chain solutions for hospitals in the Greater New York area. The company has since grown nationally and now serves more than 300 hospitals and health systems in New York, New Jersey, Connecticut, Massachusetts, and Puerto Rico. GNYHA Services offers numerous value-added services and programs, including continuing education and spend management technology. For more information, visit http://www.gnyhaservices.com.