Itasca, IL (PRWEB) November 11, 2010
APP Design, a software development firm specializing in the design, development and integration of healthcare systems, has announced that it will be a gold sponsor for the Healthcare Information XChange New York (HIXNY) 2010 Annual Meeting on November 18 in Latham, NY.
The 2010 annual meeting will bring together up to 200 hospital administrators, physicians, health IT professionals, payers and business and government leaders representing HIXNY's 30 member organizations from the 17-county area the it serves in the Greater Capital District and Northern New York region. Founded in 1999 by the Iroquois Healthcare Alliance and the New York State Health Plan Association, HIXNY is a regional health information organization (RHIO) comprised of a diverse group of healthcare organizations including hospitals, physician practices, health plans, healthcare associations, government/education and consumer/patient groups.
"We are proud to sponsor an event that discusses how health information technology can significantly improve patient safety and reduce healthcare costs throughout the communities served by HIXNY," commented Robert Quinn, Partner of APP Design. "With the support of each organization included, we can continue to engage patients in managing their healthcare and grow the number of resources involved."
The first not-for-profit collaboration of its kind in the Greater Capital District and Northern New York region, serving 1.4 million residents, HIXNY provides a secure technology infrastructure and services to enable physicians, hospitals, health plans and other healthcare providers to interact, share information resources and conduct the business of healthcare in a collaborative manner.
About APP Design, Inc.
Founded in 1997, APP Design is a software development firm specializing in data analytics and integration of disparate systems across multiple industries, especially healthcare. Also a leader in healthcare connectivity and electronic data interchange, the company focuses on connecting “islands of information” in healthcare to reduce costs and improve service. With extensive experience in healthcare EDI, APP Design delivers projects that process millions of transactions 24×7 with a proven history of negligible downtime. APP Design’s vast library of interface and conversion modules enables its staff to quickly implement complex projects with proven, tested software, providing its client base with a confident commitment to high quality and unparalleled service. For more information, please visit http://www.appdesign.com or call 630-775-1144.
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