MISSISSAUGA, ON – March 10, 2015 – PointClickCare, the leading cloud-based software platform for the senior care market, announced today that it has re-qualified as one of Deloitte Canada’s Best Managed Companies. The Deloitte recognition is hinged on excellence in the management capabilities and practices of Canadian-owned and operated companies. This is PointClickCare’s second consecutive year receiving this award and has been recognized again for driving world-class business practices and creating value in innovative ways.
“PointClickCare is fortunate to have access to the best technology resources and the best quality talent that this country has to offer,” says Mike Wessinger, chief executive officer, PointClickCare. “Being recognized for this strength is really a true testament of our commitment to our employees and a company-wide commitment to our customers. Attracting and retaining quality talent is a crucial component to our success as we look forward to continued growth and success in the years to come.”
Established in 1993, Canada’s Best Managed Companies is one of the country’s leading business awards programs that recognizes Canadian companies that have implemented world-class business practices and created value in innovative ways. Applicants are evaluated by an independent judging panel on how they address various business challenges, including new technologies, globalization, brand management, leadership, leveraging and developing core competencies, designing information systems, and hiring the right talent to facilitate growth.
“Today’s marketplace is not just about financial performance; it is also about the investment in the people. PointClickCare invests in their team to build up a strong and stable company. Best Managed companies are home grown companies making smart investments to achieve above average returns,” says Peter Brown, National Co-Leader of Canada’s Best Managed Companies Program and Senior Practice Partner, Deloitte.
PointClickCare became the leading EHR vendor for senior care by delivering a SaaS-based electronic health record platform specifically designed for the long-term care market, which has allowed its customers to better manage their businesses and care for their residents. The company employs over 850 people and serves over 10,000 senior care facilities throughout North America. Click here to hear directly from Mike Wessinger about the culture that has been a big part of PointClickCare’s success.
About Canada’s Best Managed Companies
Canada’s Best Managed Companies continues to be the mark of excellence for Canadian-owned and managed companies with revenues over $10 million. Every year since the launch of the program in 1993, hundreds of entrepreneurial companies have competed for this designation in a rigorous and independent process that evaluates their management skills and practices. The awards are granted on four levels: 1) Best Managed winner (one of the new winners selected each year); 2) Re-qualified member (repeat winners retain the Best Managed designation for two additional years, subject to annual operational and financial review); 3) Gold Standard winner (After three consecutive years of maintaining their Best Managed status, these winners have demonstrated their commitment to the program and successfully reapplied for the designation. Companies may re-qualify for two additional years, subject to annual operational and financial review; 4) Platinum Club member (winners that maintain Best Managed status for a minimum of six consecutive years). Program sponsors are Deloitte, CIBC, National Post, Queen’s School of Business and MacKay CEO Forums. For further information, visit www.bestmanagedcompanies.ca
PointClickCare, the leading cloud-based software platform for the senior care market, helps healthcare providers meet the challenges of senior care by enabling them to achieve the business results that matter – enriching the lives of their residents, improving financial and operational health, and mitigating risk. Recently recognized as the 2014 #1 long-term care software vendor by KLAS Research, PointClickCare’s cloud-based software platform takes a person-centered approach to managing senior care, connecting healthcare providers across the senior care continuum with easy to use, regulatory compliant solutions for improved resident outcomes, enhanced financial performance, and staff optimization. Over 10,000 senior care facilities use PointClickCare today, making it the North American healthcare IT market leader for the senior care industry. For more information on PointClickCare’s ONC certified software solutions, please visit pointclickcare.com, or follow us on Twitter @PointClickCare.