INDIANAPOLIS, Feb. 22, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --®, the leader in healthcare relationship management, will be showcasing two innovative solutions at HIMSS 2018 that help solve critical healthcare problems: the hc1 Opioid Dashboard and hc1 Blood Utilization. will showcase the solutions at Booth #14010. Click to tweet.

The hc1 Opioid Dashboard is a revolutionary cloud-based information service that applies artificial intelligence to a vast array of de-identified datasets to deliver insights aimed at pinpointing opioid use down to the zip code level. The hc1 Opioid Dashboard is designed for state and federal government agencies, drug screening labs, healthcare providers, payers, pharmacies, medical directors, and drug distributors that face the critical need to take action in fighting the opioid epidemic. 

Brad Bostic, CEO, will speak during the session “Artificial Intelligence is the Key for Halting Opioid Abuse,” on Wednesday, March 7 at 11 am PST at the Las Vegas Venetian Convention Center, Solutions Lab Level 1. He will discuss how the State of Indiana has collaborated with to gain live, up to the moment insight into opioid usage trends across the state.

The hc1 Blood Utilization solution leverages patient and provider data to uncover how health systems can provide better care and run more efficiently. In real-time, the hc1 platform identifies exactly where and why blood and test waste occur, enabling hospital staff to take the appropriate actions to maximize utilization.

Dr. Tim Hannon, CEO of Healthcare Forward, an partner, will speak about blood utilization at “The 3 Critical Strategic Components to Deliver High-Value Care,” Wednesday, March 7 at 4 pm PST at AWS Booth #1625. He will discuss how real-time reporting and data insight can help health systems understand where waste occurs and provide workflows to resolve ordering mistakes and promote best practices.

A complimentary webinar on this topic featuring Dr. Hannon will be held March 15 at 2 pm EST for those unable to attend HIMSS. To register for “Your Real-World Answer to Developing a High-Value Care Plan,” go to

About®, the leader in healthcare relationship management, is passionate about unlocking the answers that solve critical healthcare challenges.  hc1 has been adopted across more than 1,000 lab, post acute care, and health system locations, including Cleveland Clinic, Abbott, Nationwide Children’s Hospital and Sonic Healthcare. The company has received accolades from Gartner Research, was named "Best Healthcare CRM" by Frost & Sullivan and is the top rated solution in the KLAS Healthcare CRM report. To learn more about the hc1 Opioid Dashboard, please visit Follow us on Twitter @hc1_HRM, LinkedIn, and Facebook.

For information contact: 

Linda Muskin, 847-432-7300

Mara Conklin, 847-816-9411