Seventh Annual Awards Honor Companies Growing in the Commonwealth
WELLESLEY, Mass.—December 7, 2010 —eClinicalWorks ®, a market leader in ambulatory clinical systems, was named a Silver winner in the Massachusetts Alliance for Economic Development (MassEcon) Seventh Annual Team Massachusetts Economic Impact Awards. These awards celebrate companies in all regions of the state that have made an outstanding contribution to the Massachusetts economy.
eClinicalWorks provides a comprehensive electronic health records solution to physician practices, out-patient departments of hospitals, health centers, departments of health and convenient care clinics across the United States. In June, the company announced that it has acquired a 100,000 square foot expanded headquarters in Westborough, Mass., to provide additional space due to the recent success and growth eClinicalWorks has experienced.
“The success of our customers and hard work of our more than 1300 employees has propelled our growth,” said Girish Kumar Navani, CEO and co-founder of eClinicalWorks. “We are honored to have been recognized by MassEcon and to have experienced this success in the Commonwealth.”
“The winners of the Team Massachusetts Economic Impact Awards all have outstanding stories, from adding jobs, to office expansion, to the positive ways in which they impact their communities,” said Susan Houston, Executive Director of MassEcon. “We are proud that these companies call the Commonwealth home.”
A luncheon to honor winners was held on November 23rd with words from Governor Deval Patrick and Wyc Grousbeck, managing partner and CEO of the Boston Celtics.
eClinicalWorks was selected in addition to other regional companies. The winners were selected based on a variety of factors, including job growth, facility expansion, investment, and community involvement. The winning companies range in size and represent a variety of industries including medical devices, software, manufacturing, and life sciences.
The complete list of award winners appears on the following page.
eClinicalWorks ® is a privately held leader in the ambulatory clinical systems market. The company’s unified electronic medical record (EMR) and practice management (PM) solutions are proven for every market segment: large practice groups, including Massachusetts eHealth Collaborative (MAeHC), Electronic Health Records of Rhode Island (EHRRI) and the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, as well as medium, small and solo practices regardless of specialty. The company enjoys high profitability with a five-year compounded growth rate of more than 100 percent year-to-year. With an established customer base of more than 50,000 providers and 225,000 healthcare professionals across all 50 states, eClinicalWorks has been awarded multiple top industry honors including being named to the Inc. 5000 in 2009, 2008 and 2007. Based in Westborough, Mass., eClinicalWorks has additional offices in New York City, Pleasanton, Calif. and Alpharetta, Ga. More information on eClinicalWorks can be found at www.eclinicalworks.com or by calling 866-888-6929.
MassEcon is a private non-profit partnership of business and government dedicated to fostering economic growth in the Commonwealth. Launched in 1993 by the Governor’s Council for Growth and Technology, MassEcon promotes Massachusetts by providing information services to companies seeking to expand or relocate to the state. MassEcon’s services include the Site Finder Service, the Research & Information Service, and the Massachusetts Ambassadors program. MassEcon is a member of the Massachusetts Business Resource Team.
SEVENTH ANNUAL TEAM MASSACHUSETTS ECONOMIC IMPACT AWARD WINNERS
Gold – Saint Gobain
Silver – eClinicalWorks
Bronze – Incom
Gold – Epsilon
Silver – Nexamp
Bronze – BIOCIUS Life Sciences
Gold – Onyx Specialty Papers
Silver – Seahorse Bioscience
Bronze – Lymtech Scientific
Gold – Bluefin Robotics
Silver – Kopin
Bronze – Smith and Nephew
Gold – Constant Contact
Silver – Microsoft
Bronze – Autodesk