News : HealthStream Introduces Echo Inc., Company
Nashville, TN, USA, September, 2015 -- HealthStream (NASDAQ: HSTM) announces the introduction of Echo Inc. to the marketplace, its newly formed company that combines its HealthLine Systems and SyMed Development businesses, which were acquired in March 2015 and October 2012, respectively. Together, Echo is established as a provider in medical staff credentialing, payer credentialing, provider enrollment, provider analytics, and contact center solutions to transform patient experiences beginning at the first touch point.
Echo is also launching its "Plugged into Echo" network, a growing eco-system of partners who provide solutions for the Echo community.
"At HealthStream, it has always been our goal to support healthcare organizations in surrounding the patient with the best developed workforce," said Robert A. Frist, Jr., chief executive officer, HealthStream. "We view provider credentialing and its related processes as a baseline, critical gateway to patient safety and quality care. Our innovative approach represents, I believe, an exciting future for hospitals and providers as we advance technology to use data intelligently, streamline processes, and create a powerful eco-system of capabilities."
Posted by Veronica Silva Cusi, news correspondent
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Published: Monday, October 5, 2015