WAKEFIELD, R.I. - (June 10, 2015) – ChartWise Medical Systems, Inc., the industry leader in Computer-Assisted Clinical Documentation Improvement (CACDI) software, is pleased to announce its selection as a Red Herring Top 100 North America Winner. With this award, ChartWise has been recognized as one of the technology industry’s top private companies.
The Red Herring Top 100 North America winners represent outstanding entrepreneurs and promising companies. Award winners are chosen from approximately 1,200 privately financed companies each year in the US and Canada. A review of the track record and standing of startups relative to their sector peers, allowed Red Herring to see past the “buzz” and make the list a valuable instrument of discovery and advocacy for the most promising new business models in North America, complement this assessment of potential.
“In 2015, selecting the top achievers was by no means a small feat,” said Alex Vieux, publisher and CEO of Red Herring. “In fact, we had the toughest time in years because so many entrepreneurs had crossed significant milestones so early. But after much thought, rigorous contemplation and discussion, we narrowed our list down from hundreds of candidates from across North America to the North America winners. We believe ChartWise Medical Systems embodies the vision, drive and innovation that define a successful entrepreneurial venture. ChartWise should be proud of its accomplishment, as the competition was very strong.”
ChartWise was selected as a winner based on criteria including financial performance, technological innovation and intellectual property of the ChartWise 2.0 software solution, the DNA of ChartWise founder Dr. Jon Elion, the company’s business model, their customer footprint and the addressable market.
“The entire ChartWise team is thrilled and grateful to be acknowledged by Red Herring as a Top 100 North America winner,” said Dr. Elion. “ChartWise is devoted to developing and delivering cutting edge documentation improvement software to hospitals and medical centers across the country. Receiving recognition on this level is humbling and also drives us to continue to innovate in an effort to provide the most valuable software solution we can to our customers.”
Dr. Elion was also given the opportunity to serve as a keynote speaker for Red Herring Top 100 2015. His session was entitled “Lessons Learned” and allowed him to pass along some of the most valuable lessons he’s learned in the healthcare technology industry.