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June 21, 2011 07:00 ET

ADP AdvancedMD to Sponsor 2011 Utah Promontory Health Information Exchange and Technology Connectivity Conference

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SALT LAKE CITY, UT--(Marketwire - Jun 21, 2011) - ADP®AdvancedMD, a leader in cloud-based solutions for practice management, electronic health records (EHR), and billing applications, today announced it will be a sponsor at this year's Utah Promontory Health Information Exchange (HIE) and Technology Connectivity Conference. The event will take place June 21-22 at the Utah Cultural Celebration Center, West Valley City, UT.

"The UTAH Promontory HIE/Technology Connectivity Conference is a great example of our state's commitment to advancing technology that will enable medical practitioners to spend more time on patient care and less time worrying about paperwork," said Raul Villar, president, ADP AdvancedMD. "This couldn't be a more exciting time to be in the industry, and we are honored to help support this important conference and the education it is providing around the latest advances and implications of recent government regulations and incentives to adopt electronic health records."

"We're pleased to have ADP AdvancedMD join the ranks of our esteemed conference partners this year," said Wesley Smith, director of public policy at the Salt Lake Chamber. "Driving down health care costs is a top priority for the Chamber and innovation will play a key role in enhancing care and reducing costs."

The Utah Promontory HIE/Technology Connectivity Conference is presented by the Utah Department of Health. The conference is focused on solving the challenge of making the healthcare system more efficient in order to drive down costs and improve care. Speakers include Governor Gary Herbert, W. David Patton, executive director, Utah Department of Health, Dale Alverson, MD, director Telehealth and Cyber Medicine Research, University of New Mexico, Farzad Mostashari, MD, ScM., National Coordinator for Health Information Technology, U.S. Department for Health and Human Services (Teleconference), and Representative James Dunnigan, Health System Reform Task Force Chair, Utah Legislature. More information about the event can be found here: http://health.utah.gov/phi/?formname=conference.

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ADP AdvancedMD (www.advancedmd.com) is one of the nation's largest providers of cloud-based, medical practice optimization software offering a fully integrated EHR and Practice Management solution, and is a subsidiary of Automatic Data Processing, Inc. (NASDAQ: ADP). ADP, with nearly $9 billion in revenues and about 550,000 clients, is one of the world's largest providers of business outsourcing solutions. Leveraging over 60 years of experience, ADP offers a wide range of HR, payroll, tax and benefits administration solutions from a single source. ADP's easy-to-use solutions for employers provide superior value to companies of all types and sizes. ADP is also a leading provider of integrated computing solutions to auto, truck, motorcycle, marine and recreational vehicle dealers throughout the world. For more information about ADP or to contact a local ADP sales office, reach us at 1 (800) 225-5237 or visit the company's website at www.ADP.com.

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