MetroHealth Selects ProVation Order Sets, powered by UpToDate Decision Support

  MetroHealth Selects ProVation Order Sets, powered by UpToDate Decision

Business Wire

MINNEAPOLIS -- March 12, 2013

Wolters Kluwer Health, a leading global provider of information for healthcare
professionals and students, announced today that MetroHealth has selected its
ProVation^® Order Sets, powered by UpToDate^® Decision Support, software as
its evidence-based order set solution.

ProVation Order Sets is an easily customizable order set authoring and
management solution that provides flexible integration into clinical processes
to streamline the delivery of standardized care for improved patient safety,
outcomes, clinician performance and regulatory compliance. ProVation Order
Sets is built upon ProVation Medical’s award-winning, clinician-designed
technology platform. A key benefit is continuous updating of clinical content
and medical evidence, including direct links to UpToDate, the resource of
choice for more than 700,000 users worldwide.

Located in Cleveland, MetroHealth System is a comprehensive academic
healthcare system and one of the largest healthcare providers in Northeast
Ohio. It has 17 locations including its flagship campus, MetroHealth Medical
Center, and has been a major affiliate of Case Western Reserve University
since 1914. MetroHealth has a nationally renowned Level I trauma and burn
center, an acclaimed critical-care transport program and is in the top 4% of
hospitals in the U.S. to achieve Magnet^® recognition for a second time.

“MetroHealth is committed to responding to the community’s needs, improving
the region’s health status and controlling healthcare costs,” said Mike
Haldane, Vice President and General Manager, Clinical Documentation, Wolters
Kluwer Health, Clinical Solutions. “We are pleased it has selected ProVation
Order Sets, powered by UpToDate Decision Support, to help achieve these goals
by providing evidence-based order sets at the point of care.”

About ProVation Medical
ProVation^® Medical provides procedure documentation and clinical decision
support solutions for hospitals and Ambulatory Surgery Centers. ProVation MD
and ProVation MultiCaregiver reduce transcription, paper storage and image
printing costs and deliver a high Return on Investment (ROI). ProVation^®
Order Sets, powered by UpToDate Decision Support, and ProVation^® Care Plans,
powered by Lippincott’s Nursing Solutions, put evidence-based healthcare into
practice by establishing and maintaining standards of care.

ProVation Medical is part of Wolters Kluwer Health, a leading global provider
of information, business intelligence and point-of-care solutions for the
healthcare industry. Wolters Kluwer Health is part of Wolters Kluwer, a
market-leading global information services company with 2012 annual revenues
of €3.6 billion ($4.6 billion).


Wolters Kluwer Health | ProVation Medical
Lori Brokaw-Brown, 317-705-7618
Senior Marketing Communications Specialist
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