Epic named overall Best in KLAS for 7th consecutive year

For the seventh year in a row, Epic has been named the No. 1 Overall Software Suite in the 2017 Best in KLAS: Software & Services report.

The Verona, Wis.-based IT vendor also ranked as the top Overall Physician Practice Vendor and earned Best in KLAS awards in eight more categories.

Optimum Healthcare IT earned the top spot for Overall IT Services Firm and won one Best in KLAS award. Premier earned two Best in KLAS awards and won Overall Best in KLAS for Healthcare Management Consulting Firm, which is a new category in this year's report.

KLAS also added two new awards for payer solutions this year. Casenet TruCare was named Best in KLAS for Care Management Solutions. Verscend Quality Reporting was named Best in KLAS for Payer Quality Analytics and Reporting.

In addition, Cerner won two Best in KLAS Awards. Meditech's 6.x platform earned the Best in KLAS for Community HIS award. It was also rated KLAS Community Leader for Patient Accounting & Patient Management (Community Hospital).

The annual report is based on customer feedback. "The Best in KLAS report celebrates and recognizes vendors who have made significant strides to improve healthcare while addressing changes like payment reform and the shift to population health," said KLAS President Adam Gale.

Click here to view the complete list of Best in KLAS awards.

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