The best practices award recognizes Sunquest’s strategic thought leadership, innovation, and performance in laboratory IT that has advanced precision medicine and patient-centered healthcare for clinical labs
TUCSON, Ariz., October 6, 2017 – Sunquest Information Systems, Inc. has been named the 2017 Global Clinical Diagnostic Laboratory IT Company of the Year by market research and consulting firm Frost & Sullivan. The award is based on best practices research that identifies unrivaled innovation and leadership among companies, products, processes, and executives. Sunquest’s strategic thought leadership, innovation, and performance in precision medicine and patient-centered healthcare were noted by Frost & Sullivan as drivers in the award decision.
“We are honored to be recognized for advancing precision medicine and patient-centered healthcare with laboratory IT,” said Trish Moxam, Vice President, Corporate Marketing at Sunquest. “Labs are challenged by providers and health plans to provide complex molecular lab processes and genetic analysis while embracing lean practices. We at Sunquest are delivering end-to-end molecular diagnostics and genetic analysis systems to help hospital laboratories and independent clinical labs address the demand for targeted diagnosis.”
Congratulating Sunquest on the award, Divyaa Ravishankar, Frost & Sullivan Industry Principal, said, “Sunquest has become a leader in the diagnostic informatics market by providing end-to-end solutions and driving targeted diagnosis. By putting the patient at the center of the ecosystem, Sunquest has taken diagnostic informatics into the future.”
The Clinical Diagnostic Laboratory IT Award report cites: “During its best practices analysis of the clinical laboratory market, Frost & Sullivan witnessed how Sunquest was transforming its long-term strategy to build solutions that catered to the top trends in the lab diagnostics space, including payer-provider consolidation, the rise of precision medicine, bundled payments, healthcare decentralization, and the transition of care from hospital to ambulatory settings. In addition to its LIMS capabilities, Sunquest has become a leader in diagnostic informatics to address end-to-end diagnostics and drive targeted diagnosis. By thinking of the patient at the center of the ecosystem, Sunquest has taken the diagnostic informatics into the future.”
The annual Frost & Sullivan Best Practices awards recognize companies for demonstrating outstanding achievement and superior performance in areas such as leadership, technological innovation, customer service, and strategic product development. Industry analysts compare market participants and measure performance through in-depth interviews, analysis, and extensive secondary research to identify best practices in the industry.
Read more about Sunquest’s selection as 2017 Global Clinical Diagnostic Laboratory IT Company of the Year in the award abstract.
About Sunquest Information Systems
Sunquest Information Systems Inc. provides diagnostic informatics solutions to more than 1,700 laboratories. Since 1979, Sunquest has helped laboratories and healthcare organizations across the world enhance efficiency, improve patient care, and optimize financial results. Sunquest’s solutions enable world-class lab capabilities, including multisite, multi-disciplinary support for complex anatomic, molecular and genetic testing, and engagement with physicians and patients outside the hospitals at the point-of-care.
Headquartered in Tucson, AZ with offices in Boston, London, Dubai, United Arab Emirates, and Bangalore, India, Sunquest is a global leader in healthcare information Technology.
Learn about Sunquest Mitogen laboratory information management system (LIMS) and genetic analysis software for precision medicine and patient-centered healthcare at www.sunquestinfo.com/mitogen.