BETHESDA, MD -- (Marketwired) -- 10/31/13 -- GetWellNetwork®, Inc., the leader in Interactive Patient Care (IPC) solutions, today announced the company has been named a winner of the 2nd annual Inc. Hire Power Awards, recognizing the private businesses that have generated the most jobs in the past 18 months.
GetWellNetwork added 84 new employees from January 2012 to June 2013, representing a 60 percent growth in workforce and ranking the company as the #6 private job creator in Maryland and #17 in the health care industry. The company continues to expand as health care providers integrate IPC as a care delivery model to improve patient outcomes and organizational performance.
"GetWellNetwork is honored to be recognized as a top job creator. I am excited by the number of bright, talented and committed people who have joined our team to help build a movement around patient engagement," said Michael O'Neil, founder and CEO of GetWellNetwork. "Above all, this award is a testament to the value of engaging patients and to the importance of the innovative work our hospital partners are doing every day to provide world-class care to millions of patients and families."
GetWellNetwork, Inc.® provides patient engagement solutions that help health care providers engage, educate and empower patients along the care continuum. Our patient-centered platform, delivered across multiple technology platforms including mobile devices, computers and televisions, enables providers to implement a revolutionary care delivery model called Interactive Patient Care to improve performance and patient outcomes. The company further extends the value of existing IT investments by integrating seamlessly with electronic medical record and patient portal applications.