Meetings with healthcare leaders in Washington DC helps raise the profile of Canadian Healthcare IT in the U.S.
Toronto, ON, March 28, 2008 – RL Solutions, the leading provider of healthcare quality and safety software that helps organizations manage patient feedback, medication errors, adverse events, employee comments, medical incidents, claims and quality issues, announced today its successful participation in the Partners in Health Information Technology 2008 mission, organized by the Canadian Embassy in Washington, DC.
The three day event, held between March 25th and 27th, 2008, brought together experts in Canadian healthcare technology with key systems integrators and Healthcare organizations in the U.S. mid-Atlantic market to develop strategic partnerships for their products and services. On the mission, RL Solutions met with industry leaders from Lockheed Martin, National Institute of Health, National Naval Medical Center, St. Agnes Hospital, John Hopkins Hospital, and Kaiser Permanente to discuss opportunities to work together to improve the quality and safety of healthcare by effectively implementing and using Information Technology.
“This year marks the second time we have participated in a Partners in Health IT Mission,” said Colin Hung, Vice-President, Marketing and Alliances, RL Solutions. “Through these missions, we have made several key contacts within both the US government as well as the greater healthcare community, and have built an even stronger relationship with International Trade Canada in WashingtonD.C. The Trade Commissioners have been a key resource in helping RL Solutions expand into international markets like Saudi Arabia, the U.K., and Australia.”
Additional information on the Partners in Health IT Conference can be found at http://www.canadianembassy.org/partnersinhealthit/index-en.asp.
About RL Solutions
RL Solutions provides proven risk management, patient feedback, claims and infection control software to help healthcare organizations improve patient safety and healthcare quality. RL Solutions brings together innovative technologies, stellar client service and a broad ecosystem of partners to give its 500 clients a complete safety and quality solution. With products that are easy to use and easy to implement, RL Solutions is a world leader in the healthcare market. For more information, visit www.rl-solutions.com.
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