SOURCE: Vitera Healthcare Solutions

Vitera Healthcare Solutions

May 31, 2012 15:18 ET

Vitera Healthcare Solutions Appoints Steven Holmquist as Senior Vice President of Sales

TAMPA, FL--(Marketwire - May 31, 2012) - Vitera Healthcare Solutions, one of the nation's largest providers of electronic health records and practice management software and services, announced today the appointment of Steven Holmquist as senior vice president of sales. Holmquist brings more than 26 years of healthcare IT experience to this role.

"Vitera Healthcare Solutions has a robust line of healthcare technology solutions that evolves and grows with the changing needs of the market," said Holmquist. "It's an honor to lead the sales efforts behind a brand that delivers on its promise to provide state-of-the-art solutions that help practices maximize efficiencies, ensure patient satisfaction and improve patient care."

Prior to joining Vitera, Holmquist was vice president of sales at MedPlus -- a Quest Diagnostics Company. In that role, he quadrupled the hospital client base, while maintaining a KLAS #1 Ranking. Before MedPlus, Holmquist was vice president of sales for Cerner Corporation, a public healthcare IT company. In that role, he was responsible for sales of the Millennium® products and services. Prior to Cerner, Holmquist was vice president of sales at HBOC -- now McKesson HIT -- for the Physician's Office Solutions division. Holmquist's sales career began at IBM and has always focused on healthcare IT solutions, both Acute & Ambulatory care settings.

"Steve is a results-oriented executive who has driven exceptional growth in his past positions, while maintaining a focus on delivering solutions that exceed clients' expectations," said Matthew Hawkins, Chief Executive Officer at Vitera Healthcare Solutions. "The foundation to Steve's success is that he always puts the client first. He is an excellent mentor and coach to people he leads. I look forward to working with Steve to build a high performing, passionate, and accountable team that will help guide customers to smart technology decisions."

Holmquist received a Bachelor of Science in Physics and Chemistry from Longwood University of Virginia.

About Vitera Healthcare Solutions
Vitera Healthcare Solutions provides end-to-end clinical and financial technology solutions so physicians and medical professionals can work with patients instead of paperwork. Serving more than 400,000 healthcare professionals including 80,000 physicians, Vitera Healthcare Solutions provides electronic health records and practice management systems, processes 33 million transactions and 1.8 million e-prescriptions monthly, and serves several specialties including primary care, OB/GYN, pediatrics, cardiology and orthopedics in all sized practices and Community Health Centers. Physician focused and patient centric, Vitera Healthcare Solutions is based in Tampa, FL. For more information, visit www.viterahealthcare.com or call (877) 932-6301. Follow Vitera Healthcare Solutions on Facebook, http://www.facebook.com/ViteraHealthcare, and Twitter, http://twitter.com/#!/ViteraHealth.

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