2018-2019 Sponsors

NetApp provides a full range of hybrid cloud data services that simplify management of healthcare applications and data across cloud and on-premises environments to accelerate digital transformation. NetApp solutions deliver simplicity, agility, efficiency and infinite scalability.

Look to NetApp for:

• Unified data management on a single platform – for clinical and enterprise applications

• Technology leadership in Flash storage

• Healthcare cloud solutions leveraging the NetApp Data Fabric

• Certified solutions for EHR, PACS and other clinical applications

• High-volume data management for genomics, big data analytics and population health


Together with our partners, we empower healthcare organizations to unleash the full potential of their data to accelerate discovery, improve patient care and outcomes, optimize operations and foster innovation.



Healthcare Solutions offers strategic consulting, mobile access, medical imaging, data analytics, telehealth & highly available, secure infrastructure from our skilled service professionals and world class partners. We've worked with leading health systems to achieve quality patient care, meet regulatory requirements, and gain efficiency for over 15 years. Logicalis is an international IT solutions and managed services provider with a breadth of knowledge and expertise in communications and collaboration; data center and cloud services; and managed services. See www.us.logicalis.com/healthcare-it .

The Protenus healthcare compliance analytics platform uses artificial intelligence to audit every access to patient records for the nation’s leading health systems. We provide healthcare leaders full insight into how health data is being used by alerting privacy, security and compliance teams to inappropriate activity. Protenus helps our partner hospitals make decisions about how to better protect their data, their patients, and their institutions. www.protenus.com.


The Health Informatics (HI) concentration at Kent State University is designed to serve today’s health care professionals and tomorrow’s health information leaders. Courses cover such critical topics as legal issues, clinical decision support, business process management and usability, among others. All courses are offered online for access anywhere, anytime – ideal for busy professionals. Our faculty are corporate IT and health care leaders in the field, and we limit class sizes to 30 students. Options include a Master of Science (36 credit hours, 21 months); Certificate (18 credit hours); and Ph.D. (75 credit hours). Health Informatics is part of the Information Architecture and Knowledge Management program in Kent State's School of Library and Information Science. For more information, visit https://onlinedegrees.kent.edu/ischool/health-informatics/.


Leidos Health helps healthcare organizations achieve their goals of meeting regulatory requirements, improving quality of care, reducing costs and enhancing the patient experience. Our services include implementation and optimization of EHRs, along with solutions for critical initiatives such as IT strategy, revenue cycle, clinical optimization, Meaningful Use, ICD-10, and cybersecurity.

Bolder Healthcare Solutions is the parent company of several healthcare-exclusive revenue cycle organizations. Bolder’s portfolio companies provide the full spectrum of RCM services including Insurance Billing and Follow-up, Legacy AR System Conversions, Third Party Liability, Early Out Self Pay and Bad Debt Collections, Medicaid Eligibility Enrollment, Charge Master, Coding and CDI. Please consider Bolder Healthcare Solutions when searching for outsourcing support to improve your RCM/PFS results. www.bolderhealthcare.com

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The OBIX® System is a comprehensive, computerized system for central, bedside, & remote electronic fetal monitoring, archiving, point-of-care charting, single-click management reports, & Internet-based physician access. Combines enterprise-wide perinatal surveillance & alerting with comprehensive documentation & data storage. Interfacing with hospital departmental systems, enterprise-wide charting solutions & EMR repositories. OBIX’s exclusive E-Tools for EFM assessment provide decision support that helps clinicians improve their practice & promote patient safety in EFM.


Through industry-leading mobile healthcare solutions, Jamf enables organizations to transform patient experience with iPad. Using Jamf Pro to manage iPads, iPhones and Apple TVs allows providers to deliver faster, more personalized care to their patients while simultaneously improving communications within their care teams. Patients have more control throughout their stay, which enhances their overall experience. Better healthcare is here, and it’s possible with Jamf.

As a leading cloud solutions provider, Onix has elevated businesses to the next level of productivity, collaboration, efficiency and success since 1992. The company uses its ever-evolving expertise to solve clients’ technology pain points across numerous business sectors. Onix creates targeted solutions with infrastructure, collaboration, devices, enterprise search and geospatial technology, using products from such industry leaders as Google, Amazon Web Services (AWS), Dropbox and Coveo, among others. It backs its strategic planning and deployment with incomparable ongoing service, training and support. Onix also offers its own suite of standalone products to solve specific business challenges. Based in Lakewood, Ohio, near Cleveland, Onix also has a Canadian office in Toronto. Learn more at www.onixnet.com.

Vocera Communications, Inc. delivers secure, integrated and intelligent right information, to the right person, on the right device, in the right location, at the right time. Vocera solutions provide hands-free voice communication, secure text messaging, patient engagement tools, and alarm management. The Vocera Communication Platform also integrates with more than 100 clinical systems, including EHRs, nurse call systems physiologic monitors, and biomed devices. These clinical communication and collaboration solutions help improve operational efficiency, quality of care, safety and satisfaction across the continuum of care. In addition to technology solutions, Vocera drives thought leadership and new standards in care to elevate patient, family, nurse and physician experiences via the company's research collaborative, the Experience Innovation Network. Vocera is headquartered in San Jose, California, with offices in San Francisco, Tennessee, Indiana, Canada, India, United Arab Emirates and the United Kingdom. For more information, visit www.vocera.com and @VoceraComm on Twitter.

Centric Consulting is a business consulting and technology solutions firm providing full-service services across leading industries, including healthcare and life sciences. Together with you, we optimize your processes, enable you to achieve your business goals and become more competitive through technology and digital advancements. Centric is dedicated to providing unmatched client experiences that center on collaboration. Working together, we implement lasting solutions that work. Solutions that matter. Our culture, people and delivery come together in what makes Centric truly different – our balanced approach to achieving lasting solutions. We’ve created a company culture that embraces big thinking and small details, providing enterprise impact through local delivery. We have the crucial conversation, we ask the hard questions and we look at problems from all angles.

Spectrum Enterprise, a part of Charter Communications, is a national provider of scalable, fiber technology solutions serving clients from large health systems to rural clinics. Our portfolio includes networking and managed services solutions, including Internet access, Ethernet, Managed Network Services, Voice and TV solutions, and Managed Cloud. enterprise.spectrum.com/healthcare.

Direct Consulting Associates (DCA) provides a broad range of IT Consulting and Staffing solutions including staff augmentation, temp-to-perm, and direct hire for enterprise and healthcare IT initiatives. DCA’s mission is to contribute to the success of our clients through recruitment and customer service.



We are Excite Health Partners.  We are a health information technology consulting company focusing exclusively on providing EMR services nationwide.  Our clients look to us to deliver them exceptional H.I.T. talent to get the job done.  We’re different.  Why?  Meeting your specific needs is our priority from day one.  We shape solutions that internalize your unique culture and back this up by assigning you a dedicated Account Executive who oversees your project and provides support 24/7.

 We are proud to offer solutions including EMR Training, Project Management, Application Development, ICD-10 services, and Go-Live Support.  We work with all areas of practice, including:

 eClinical Works
 Varian Aria

We are ready to start exceeding your expectations. Call us at 216-447-9808  or visit us at www.excitehealthpartners.com.  Let’s get started.


ICG provides Healthcare IT consulting support for the implementation and ongoing maintenance of EHR systems. Founded by a former healthcare system CIO, we are vendor agnostic and work with the leading EHR software vendors, including, but not limited to Epic, Cerner, Allscripts, McKesson, and MEDITECH.  Since 2002, we have partnered with over 200 hospitals and clinics on over 3,000 engagements to provide staff augmentation for project management, build, testing, training, go-live, optimization and legacy system support.

Health System Sponsors

Cleveland Clinic, founded in 1921, is a nonprofit, multispecialty academic medical center that integrates clinical and hospital care with research and education. Today, 1,800 Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists practice in 120 medical specialties and subspecialties, annually recording more than 3 million visits from patients across the United States and from more than 80 countries.

Cleveland Clinic’s main hospital campus is located near Cleveland’s historic University Circle. Occupying 140 acres and 37 buildings, the main campus includes a hospital, an outpatient clinic, a children’s hospital, cancer institute, eye institute, research institute and supporting labs and facilities. Cleveland Clinic also operates 17 family health centers; nine community hospitals; two affiliate hospitals; a 150-bed hospital, outpatient clinic and education facilities in Weston, Florida; and health and wellness centers in Palm Beach, Florida, and Toronto, Canada. Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi is a partnership between Cleveland Clinic and the government and people of Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. Scheduled to open in 2011, Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi will serve local and international patients in an environment that combines excellent amenities with world-class medical care.

Cleveland Clinic is consistently ranked among the top hospitals in America by U.S.News & World Report, and our heart and heart surgery program has been ranked No. 1 since 1995.

For more information, visit http://www.clevelandclinic.org



The MetroHealth System is an essential health system committed to providing health care to everyone in Cuyahoga County, Ohio, and improving the health of the community overall. Its 6,700 employees deliver care to everyone at its main campus, just west of downtown Cleveland, and at 18 other locations. It also provides health care at more than 30 additional sites in Cuyahoga County through the MetroHealth School Health Program and other community partnerships.

MetroHealth is home to Cuyahoga County's only Level I Adult Trauma Center and only adult and pediatric burn center in the state of Ohio verified by the American Burn Association and the Committee on Trauma of the American College of Surgeons. In the past year, MetroHealth provided more than one million patient visits in its hospital and health centers. MetroHealth also is an academic medical center committed to teaching and research; each of its active physicians holds a faculty appointment at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine. MetroHealth has earned Magnet status, which places it in the top 7% of all hospitals nationwide for nursing excellence.

MetroHealth's mission is, "Leading the way to a healthier you and a healthier community through service, teaching, discovery and teamwork."

For more information, visit www.metrohealth.org.


Our world-renowned health care network is anchored by our flagship facility, University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center. Located in Cleveland’s historic University Circle, this 947-bed academic medical center and tertiary-care hospital is ranked by U.S. News & World Report as one of America's best hospitals in 13 medical and surgical specialties. It comprises three centers of excellence: Ireland Cancer Center, MacDonald Women’s Hospital, and Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital; and The Center for Clinical Research, the largest medical research center in Ohio.

For more information, visit http://www.uhhospitals.org