DALLAS, TX -- (Marketwired) -- 02/06/14 -- Phytel Vice President of Quality Jerry Green, Ph.D., was named the Community Contributor of the Year by the Process Excellence Network, a global online community of 92,000 process excellence professionals. The award recognizes an individual who has made an outstanding individual contribution to the advancement of process excellence.
Green and Phytel also earned honorable mention in the category of Deployment Leader of the Year, an award that recognizes process excellence leaders and organizations that have implemented the best structured Lean Six Sigma (L6S) and business process excellence initiative to systematically manage enterprises, pinpoint process improvement opportunities, develop solutions and ensure benefits are realized.
Green and Phytel were recognized Jan. 28 in Orlando, Fla., at the 15th Annual Process Excellence Week, the largest L6S conference in the world. The company was judged by a panel of more than 15 industry leaders and experts in L6S and Business Process Management.
"We congratulate Jerry on receiving this prestigious award, which reflects the significant contributions he and the entire organization has made to improving our customer service and satisfaction, software development, and implementation methodology for our clients," said Tom Frosheiser, Chief Operating Officer of Phytel. "Jerry's leadership of our quality program reflects our commitment to continuous quality improvement, to designing innovative solutions and exceeding client expectations for quality, customer service and satisfaction."
In addition to the recognition for Green, Phytel was selected as a finalist in the award category of "Best Business Process Excellence Improvement Program (over 2 years)" for the second straight year alongside Intel, Genpact, Lincoln Financial Group, SingTel and The Nature Conservancy.
"It is a great honor to be recognized by my PEX network peers," said Green. "But I am most proud that Phytel yet again ranked among the world's best companies for improving business process excellence. Our placements in the PEX awards are a testament to the amazing Quality Management Systems that we have put in place to better serve our hospital and health system clients."
The premier company empowering physician-led population health improvement, Phytel provides physicians with proven technology to deliver timely, coordinated care to their patients. Phytel's state-of-the-art registry, which now encompasses more than 30 million patients nationwide, uses evidence-based chronic and preventive care protocols to identify and notify patients due for service, while tracking compliance and measuring quality and financial results. Phytel is ISO 9001:2008 certified, confirming adherence to ISO's internationally recognized Total Quality Management (TQM) standards. For more information, please visit www.phytel.com. Follow us on Twitter and find us on Facebook.