"We found that LiveProcess offers a straightforward web-based platform that enables health care organizations to monitor, manage and control disaster readiness and incident command processes,” said Anthony Burke, CEO and President of AHA Solutions.
Chicago, IL (Vocus/PRWEB) March 17, 2011
The American Hospital Association (AHA) today announced it has again awarded its exclusive endorsement to emergency preparedness and incident command from LiveProcess. AHA Solutions, Inc., a subsidiary of AHA, awards the AHA endorsement to products and services that help member hospitals and health care organizations achieve operational excellence. Following an extensive re-evaluation process of emergency preparedness and emergency management, LiveProcess’s system was selected for the endorsement. LiveProcess, based in Verona, New Jersey, is a market leader in web-based emergency preparedness, with more than 600 hospitals currently using their solutions.
“Hospitals and communities must collaborate to ensure compliant, coordinated and appropriate emergency preparedness and response. We found that LiveProcess offers a straightforward web-based platform that enables health care organizations to monitor, manage and control disaster readiness and incident command processes,” said Anthony Burke, CEO and President of AHA Solutions. “We were impressed by LiveProcess’ knowledge of Emergency/Incident Management regulations, including Hospital Incident Command Systems and National Incident Management Systems.”
The AHA endorsement process included an extensive review of the emergency preparedness and management marketplace, hospital needs, and available solutions. The LiveProcess customer base, ease-of-use, expertise in emergency preparedness and management and exclusive focus on health care were key factors in its selection.
LiveProcess is a web-based application that helps hospitals and health care organizations prepare for and manage their response to disasters and events. LiveProcess has proven itself in Joint Commission surveys, exercises and real events and has helped health care executives standardize their emergency management program across single or multiple facilities, providing a new level of visibility, incident command, risk management and compliance.
“To be recognized for the work our company does every day in this special way is unique and something we’re very proud of,” said Nathaniel Weiss, founder and CEO of LiveProcess. “Naturally, we take the most pride in our partnerships with hospitals across the country to help them better manage their effective and efficient response to any clinical or non-clinical event. It’s when the LiveProcess application makes the difference in people’s lives that we are truly excited.”
About the AHA
The AHA is a not-for-profit association of health care provider organizations and individuals that are committed to the improvement of health in their communities. The AHA is the national advocate for its members, which includes more than 5,000 member hospitals, health systems and other health care organizations, and 38,000 individual members. Founded in 1898, the AHA provides education for health care leaders and is a source of information on health care issues and trends.
About AHA Solutions, Inc.
AHA Solutions, Inc. is a resource to hospitals pursuing operational excellence. As an American Hospital Association (AHA) member service, AHA Solutions collaborates with hospital leaders and market consultants to conduct product due diligence and identify solutions to hospital challenges in the areas of finance, human resources, patient flow and technology. AHA Solutions provides related marketplace analytics and education to support product decision-making. As a subsidiary of the AHA, the organization convenes people with like interests for knowledge sharing centered on timely information and research. AHA Solutions is proud to reinvest its profits in the AHA mission: creating healthier communities. For more information, contact AHA Solutions at (800) 242-4677 or visit http://www.aha-solutions.org.
LiveProcess is the market leader in web-based emergency preparedness and emergency management for healthcare. The patented LiveProcess platform provides hospitals, other healthcare providers and public health agencies with the ability to evaluate and manage their own preparedness and state of readiness, and coordinate their response to small incidents through large-scale healthcare emergencies. For more information, visit http://www.liveprocess.com.