HealthJanuary 31, 2019

2019 Best in KLAS: Software & Services report ranks UpToDate from Wolters Kluwer as category leader for clinical decision support

Wolters Kluwer, Health, a leading global provider of trusted clinical technology and evidence-based solutions, today announced that its decision support solution, UpToDate®, was ranked number one for clinical decision support (point of care clinical reference) in the 2019 Best in KLAS: Software and Services report. KLAS, a research firm that specializes in monitoring and reporting the performance of healthcare vendors, found that UpToDate was the top performing point of care clinical reference tool.

KLAS interviews thousands of healthcare professionals and uses the responses to rate point-of-care and clinical reference tools. Evaluation questions cover several areas, including Culture, Operations, Product, Relationship, Value and Loyalty.

“KLAS’s recognition of UpToDate as a Category Leader is gratifying for us as an organization,” said Denise Basow, MD, CEO, Clinical Effectiveness, Wolters Kluwer, Health. “We are committed to partnering with our customers and helping them to reduce variability in care, which is one of the most vexing challenges they face today. Our expert solutions help align decision making across care teams and patients, enabling more consistent and cost-effective care.”

Adam Gale, President, KLAS Research, adds, “Category Leaders are committed to providing the very best technology, service, and guidance to provider and payers. The Category Leader award carries with it the voice of thousands of providers and payers, highlighting outstanding vendors who have raised the bar."

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About Wolters Kluwer

Wolters Kluwer (WKL) is a global leader in professional information, software solutions, and services for the health, tax & accounting, governance, risk & compliance, and legal & regulatory sectors. We help our customers make critical decisions every day by providing expert solutions that combine deep domain knowledge with specialized technology and services.