Largest U.S. private, for-profit ACO targets standardization of care throughout care continuum.
Wolters Kluwer Health today announced that Steward Health Care has selected Wolters Kluwer as the trusted source for a range of technology solutions that deliver the latest evidence and clinical surveillance within natural workflows that engage doctors, nurses, allied health professionals as well as patients. The collaboration is part of Steward’s forward-looking strategy to reduce variability in care across its large integrated care network that is projected to care for three million lives in 2018.
“As a fast-growing organization, we are focused on ensuring patients benefit from the best possible standards of care at every Steward hospital,” said Dr. Joseph Weinstein, the Chief Medical Officer for Steward Health Care. “With Wolters Kluwer Health, Steward is confident our nurses and doctors are relying on the most current, evidence-based knowledge and technology that is optimized for their unique workflows. Across our widespread population, our patients are safer as we implement tools to detect infections more quickly and accurately.”