Raleigh, NC (PRWEB) November 3, 2010
Axial Exchange, Inc. -- the open source solution to sharing health care information -- for hospitals and doctors, payers, pharma and researchers -- has been selected as a finalist for two a NCTA 21 Awards.
The NCTA 21 Awards is North Carolina's most prestigious statewide technology awards program, recognizing companies and individuals who have characterized excellence, innovation and leadership. Winners will be announced at the NCTA Awards Gala on November 10th.
"To be a 2010 finalist for the Most Innovative Technology Company and the Emerging Technology Company Award is a tremendous honor and a tribute to the dedicated team we have assembled at Axial,” said Joanne Rohde, Axial CEO. “Our solution makes it possible for Emergency Departments to share patient information with those that provide care outside of the hospital. With 72 million ED visits a year area requiring post-discharge follow-up, we enable the information sharing essential for continuity of care.” Axial's open source interoperability engine enables hospital systems to “talk” to one another in a standards-based manner, which serves as a platform for a variety of applications, including communicating with other hospitals -- all without needing to replace existing systems.
About Axial Exchange
Axial Exchange, Inc. (http://www.axialexchange.com) uses open source technologies to power the secure exchange of clinical information. Managed by former executives from Red Hat, Siemens Healthcare, and Fujitsu, Axial is focused on improving patient outcomes while driving down administrative overhead through solutions that deliver clinical information to the right people at the right time.
For more information about Axial, please contact John Casey, 919.576.9988 x101.