Raleigh, NC (PRWEB) November 15, 2010
Axial Exchange, Inc. -- the open source solution to sharing health care information -- for hospitals and doctors, payers, pharma and researchers – was awarded the Technology Industry Award for Most Innovative Technology Company” by North Carolina Technology Association.
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 were announced at the NCTA Awards Gala on November 10th.
"We were honored to be a finalist amongst a group of exciting, innovative companies, and even more thrilled to win. It is a validation of our mission to get important patient information where it needs to be, when it needs to be there,” said Joanne Rohde, Axial CEO. “We are seeing the difference immediately. Through our sponsors, WakeMed, we are connecting the Emergency Department doctors with children’s pediatricians, real-time – when the emergency occurs, and delivering follow up care recommendations. This timely information will improve the quality of care delivered to our children throughout the community.”
About Axial Exchange
Axial Exchange, Inc. (http://www.axialexchange.com) provides software that bridges the information gap between a hospital emergency department and key outside stakeholders such as primary care physicians, social workers, and researchers. Axial is able to send patient health information to any authorized user, real-time. Unlike competitive offerings, Axial software does not require IT departments to replace legacy systems, but instead offers an open source interoperability solution that enhances the capabilities of existing investments to extend the value of them to critical users outside of the organization. Axial can communicate with virtually any legacy health care system and enables us to deliver solutions at up to 10% of the cost of many proprietary alternatives.
For more information about Axial, please contact John Casey, jcasey(at)axialexchange(dot)com, 919.576.9988 x101.
The North Carolina Technology Association’s mission is “Making North Carolina #1 in Technology and Technology #1 in North Carolina.” The organization does this through three main focus areas: executive engagement, public affairs, and enabling member transition to a technology-enabled workforce. For more information, visit our website at http://www.nctechnology.org.
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