Our mission is to enrich lives through technology; to make healthcare work better by helping providers to work more effectively together.
Mississauga, ON (PRWEB) November 13, 2013
PointClickCare, the market leading Electronic Health Record (EHR) platform for the long-term and post acute care industry, today announced it has been named as one of Canada’s fastest growing technology companies in the 16th annual Deloitte Technology Fast 50™ awards, ranking at #31. The Fast 50 program recognizes the 50 fastest growing technology companies in Canada, based on the percentage of revenue growth over five years. PointClickCare also ranked #322 on Deloitte's Technology Fast 500™, a ranking of the 500 fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and clean technology companies in North America. PointClickCare grew 251% during this period.
“Canadian Fast 50 companies innovate, demonstrate leadership, create jobs, and invest in R&D,” said Richard Lee, Deloitte’s National Managing Partner, Technology, Media & Telecommunications. “They are remarkable companies that show dedication, drive and commitment that are key to growth in the Canadian technology sector.”
PointClickCare CEO, Mike Wessinger, credits the ability to innovate within a rapidly evolving long-term post-acute care industry, a continuous focus on customer success, and the ability to leverage top IT talent as the key drivers of their rapid rise to market leadership. Wessinger said, “Our mission is to enrich lives through technology; to make healthcare work better by helping providers to work more effectively together. Attracting and retaining quality talent to help achieve this goal has been a critical component of our success. We feel fortunate to have access to an abundance of world class technology resources in the Canadian market and look forward to continued growth and success in years to come.”
Now in its 16th year, the Deloitte Technology Fast 50™ program recognizes leaders in the Canadian technology industry and tracks the successful growth of Canadian-grown global leaders. The program augments the broader Deloitte North American Technology Fast 500™ initiative, with winners automatically eligible for this elite ranking.
To qualify for the Deloitte Technology Fast 50™ ranking, companies must have been in business for at least five years, have revenues of at least $5 million, be headquartered in Canada, own proprietary technology, and conduct research and development activities in Canada. A panel of industry experts evaluate and judge companies based on four key criteria: competitive advantage; size, growth, and market attractiveness; management effectiveness and organization; and financial performance.
About the Deloitte Technology Fast 50™
The Deloitte Technology Fast 50TM program is Canada’s pre-eminent technology awards program. Celebrating business growth, innovation and entrepreneurship, the program features four distinct categories including the Technology Fast 50TM Ranking, Companies-to-Watch Awards (early-stage Canadian tech companies in business less than five years, with the potential to be a future Deloitte Technology Fast 50TM candidate,) Leadership Awards (companies that demonstrate technological leadership and innovation within the industry) and the Deloitte Technology Green 15TM Awards (Canada’s leading GreenTech companies that promote a more efficient use and re-use of the earth's resources in industrial production and consumption.) Program sponsors include Deloitte, Bennett Jones and OMERS Ventures. For further information, visit http://www.fast50.ca.
About Deloitte’s 2013 Technology Fast 500™
Technology Fast 500, conducted by Deloitte & Touche LLP, provides a ranking of the fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and clean technology companies – both public and private - in North America. Technology Fast 500 award winners are selected based on percentage fiscal year revenue growth from 2008 to 2012.
In order to be eligible for Technology Fast 500 recognition, companies must own proprietary intellectual property or technology that is sold to customers in products that contribute to a majority of the company's operating revenues. Companies must have base-year operating revenues of at least $50,000 USD or CD, and current-year operating revenues of at least $5 million USD or CD. Additionally, companies must be in business for a minimum of five years, and be headquartered within North America.
PointClickCare is the Electronic Health Record (EHR) platform of choice for the long-term and post-acute care industries, proven to deliver staff satisfaction, business results, and improved outcomes. The combination of PointClickCare’s intuitive SaaS-based software and value-driven implementation model enables long-term care providers of all sizes, from single independent homes to the largest multi-facility providers, to deliver a higher standard of health care while experiencing superior financial performance. Over 9,000 long-term care providers throughout North America have chosen to trust their business to PointClickCare. ONC 2014 certification #CC-2014-100092-1. For more information on PointClickCare’s proven Software-as-a-Service EHR platform, visit http://www.pointclickcare.com.