Persistent partners Salesforce for Health Cloud launch

Persistent Systems joined Salesforce as a Health Cloud launch partner at the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society Conference at Venetian Convention Center in Las Vegas.

Mar 01, 2016 08:03 IST India Infoline News Service

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Persistent Systems joined Salesforce as a Health Cloud launch partner at the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society Conference at Venetian Convention Center in Las Vegas. The tech firm announced its support for the new Salesforce Health Cloud, which is generally available for purchase today. Health Cloud gives healthcare providers a platform to make smarter care decisions, engage with patients across their caregiver networks and manage patient data. 

In partnership with Salesforce, Persistent Systems is launching new solutions for healthcare providers to transform the experience of their customers and members, which improve health care providers’ outreach effectiveness and improve care team productivity, communication and collaboration.

The announcement also coincides with the appointment of healthcare industry leader Jim Rogers, RN, BSN as director of Healthcare Solutions at Persistent Systems. Formerly director at CenturaConnect at Centura Health, Colorado’s largest healthcare provider. In his role, he will be instrumental in helping other healthcare organizations embrace Persistent Systems and Salesforce Health Cloud as a solution for their healthcare and patient engagement needs.

Commenting on the partnership, Jim Rogers, RN, BSN, Director of Healthcare Solutions at Persistent Systems said, “We are proud to extend our support for the new Salesforce Health Cloud. Our ability to deliver more unified information, in one system, with much greater levels of interaction is where healthcare is finally moving. Between Salesforce and Persistent Systems we can create a patient-first solution which delivers more productive and efficient communication for all involved in the patient’s care.”

Joshua Newman, MD, Chief Medical Officer and GM of Salesforce Healthcare and Life Sciences said, “We live in the age of the customer, and patients now expect personalized and engaging experiences with their healthcare providers.  Health Cloud is all about building stronger patient relationships, and Persistent is a valuable part of our journey towards creating a modern healthcare platform for patients, doctors, and everyone else involved in care.”

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