MediConnect Global Wins Spot on Inc. 5000 for Fourth Consecutive Year
Salt Lake City, UT, September 1, 2010 -
- MediConnect Global`s Consistently Strong Performance Is Based on Its Leadership in the Company`s Core Medical Record Retrieval and Management Services
- Innovative Consumer-Focused myMediConnect Personal Health Record Was One of Only Four Chosen for Inclusion in Current Medicare Nationwide Pilot Project
- Company also Named No. 16 on Utah Business "Fast 50"
- MediConnect Has Achieved greater than 1,000 Percent Revenue Growth in Past Five Years
SALT LAKE CITY (September 1, 2010) -- MediConnect Global Inc. today announced that for the fourth year running, the company has been named to Inc. magazine's list of America's 5,000 Fastest-Growing Private Companies.
View the Inc. 5000 MediConnect Global Profile at: http://www.inc.com/inc5000/profile/mediconnect-global
"It is gratifying for us to earn inclusion on the Inc. 5000 four consecutive years," said Amy Rees Anderson, CEO of MediConnect. "Given our industry leadership in the medical record retrieval space and our growing prominence in the consumer personal health record arena, we anticipate further growth in the years ahead."
Each year, the Inc. 5000 list recognizes private companies that have achieved the nation's strongest three-year median revenue growth. For 2010, MediConnect Global ranked 3,159 on the overall list. MediConnect Global was also recently ranked No. 16 on Utah Business magazine's annual "Fast 50" list of fastest-growing companies for the third straight year.
"We are delighted with the extraordinary achievement of Amy and the leadership team she has built in making the Inc. 5000 list four straight years," said James Lee Sorenson, chairman of the board for MediConnect Global. "It is both remarkable and highly unusual for a company to maintain this level of strong, consistent performance."
Under the leadership of Anderson and her executive team, MediConnect has become the global leader in online medical record retrieval, with numerous clients in the legal and insurance industries, including four of the five leading health insurers in the United States. The company has achieved more than 1,000-percent revenue growth in the past five years, and ranked 172 on the most recent Deloitte Technology 500. Committed to socially conscious economic development, MediConnect has added hundreds of positions in rural Utah in the past few years.
MediConnect is also a leading provider in the rapidly-emerging personal health records (PHR) arena, the future of digitized medical records. The company's innovative myMediConnect personal health portal empowers individuals to take control of their own healthcare by providing them with convenient access to their digital health records and other valuable information. The service retrieves patients' medical records, effectively organizes and digitizes the information, and provides it to users in a safe, HIPAA-compliant online environment. myMediConnect was one of only four chosen by the Obama administration to participate in a multi-year Medicare pilot program.
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About MediConnect Global
MediConnect Global Inc. (www.mediconnect.net) is the worldwide leader in innovative medical record retrieval, digitization and management for organizations and individuals. As one of the largest cloud-based health information exchanges, MediConnect uses patented delivery processes to help organizations turn inefficient processes into centralized, Web-based workflows that increase project transparency and dramatically reduce time and cost. The company is equally committed to empowering individuals to take control of their own healthcare, which begins with ownership of the information found on their medical records. All MediConnect users benefit from the largest single repository of medical records gathered from throughout the world—nearly 10 million strong. All MediConnect products and services feature strong HIPAA standards-based security.
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