LENEXA, Kansas — Mediware, healthcare software leader and provider of MediLinks solutions for inpatient and outpatient rehabilitation, is proud to announce its platinum sponsorship of the 2017 AMRPA Educational Conference & Expo, which will be held October 23-25, 2017, at the Swissôtel in Chicago.
The American Medical Rehabilitation Providers Association (AMRPA) represents the interests of inpatient rehabilitation hospitals and units, outpatient rehabilitation centers, and other medical rehabilitation providers. The annual AMRPA Educational Conference & Expo provides educational programs that increase productivity and facilitate better care for patients who are served at medical rehabilitation facilities throughout the United States.
“We are thrilled to sponsor the AMRPA Educational Conference & Expo in Chicago. Mediware supports the mission of AMRPA,” said Shawn Hewitt, OTR/L, rehab product manager at Mediware. “We are committed to providing solutions and guidance that help rehab and post-acute care providers manage compliance and provide quality care.”
Mediware has served therapists for nearly 25 years and has installations in more than 5,000 hospitals and clinics. Mediware’s versatile MediLinks solutions for inpatient and outpatient rehabilitation help manage both the clinical and the business side of patient care.
“We appreciate Mediware’s sponsorship of our conference. As a major player in healthcare technology and with the recent expansion of services in the post-acute care market, the Mediware team represents the kind of innovative thinking that is critical to our industry,” said Dr. Rich Kathrins, vice-chair, AMRPA Board of Directors. “Our conference focuses on cutting-edge strategies to promote and achieve successful outcomes and advocacy in the interests of inpatient rehabilitation hospitals and units, outpatient rehabilitation centers, and other medical rehabilitation providers. Our sponsors and exhibitors help make this possible while providing access to important tools and services our attendees can use when they go back to work.”
# # #
Since 1980, Mediware has provided software solutions to healthcare providers and has since expanded to serve many state and federal agencies. Mediware’s solutions are perfect for high-growth, complex patient care environments that remain underserved by existing vendors. The company employs more than 650 subject matter experts who deeply understand business and care processes in highly specialized acute, non-acute, and community-based care settings and have years of experience integrating systems. Mediware’s portfolio of solutions currently includes human and social services, blood, cellular therapy, home care, medication management, rehabilitation, and respiratory therapy. For more information, visit mediware.com.
AMRPA is the nation’s only trade organization dedicated solely to the interests of inpatient rehabilitation hospitals and units, outpatient rehabilitation centers, and other medical rehabilitation providers. AMRPA’s focus is on collective advocacy – working together to advance the field of medical rehabilitation and to support the medical rehabilitation needs of persons with disabilities. For more information about the AMRPA, visit amrpa.org.