Bluetree ranked #1 Epic Systems strategy, support, and implementation firm in Black Book report
MADISON, WI – August 26, 2019 – Bluetree, an Epic consulting and strategy company for healthcare providers, is the top-ranked Epic Systems Strategy, Support & Implementations firm in the Black Book Market Research report released Monday. Bluetree was rated #1 in eight of 20 categories in the report, which evaluates leading service providers across 18 operational excellence key performance indicators.
“Our team works hard every day to make an impact in healthcare and we’re humbled that our clients have recognized Bluetree for this work.” said Bluetree CEO, Jeremy Schwach.
In addition to its top ranking across eight KPI categories, Bluetree appeared in the top-three in 19 of the 20 total categories. The survey included 33 consultant firms that received crowd-sourced evaluations. Bluetree appeared first in the following areas:
- Return-On-Investment, Engagement Deliverables & Quality
- Advisor Domain and Body of Knowledge
- Innovations in Consultative Approaches
- Scalability, Flexibility, Pricing and Customization
- Marginal Value-Adds
- Relationship Support and Client Care
- Speed and Efficiency of Engagement Deployment
Bluetree also claimed the top spot in three out of five client organization types:
- Hospital Systems (chains, IDNs, and ACOs)
- Community & Rural Hospitals (under 150 beds)
- Specialty Hospitals (children’s rehab, psychiatric, LTC)
Recently celebrating its first full year in new corporate headquarters on Madison’s far west side, Bluetree continues to expand its Managed Services offerings and is celebrating its eighth month live on it’s new “Epic Smart” help desk, which helps healthcare organizations foster happier end users and more efficient analysts.
About Bluetree Network: Bluetree was founded in 2012 and has a client base of more than 145 health systems nationwide, including all 10 organizations listed in the 2019-20 US News and World Report Best Hospitals Honor Roll rankings. Based in Madison, Wisconsin, and with an office in Denver, Bluetree’s integrated team approach helps healthcare providers realize higher returns from their Epic platform investment. It received Inc. Magazine’s Best Places to Work award in 2019 and the United Way of Dane County Community Volunteer Business Award in May 2017.