Mutare Inc. Launches New Business Unit Devoted to Healthcare
Rolling Meadows, IL - Further demonstrating its commitment to developing innovative solutions for healthcare, Mutare, Inc., today announced the launch of a new Strategic Business Unit focused on the specific communication technology needs of the healthcare industry. Mutare Health leverages the technical expertise and established sales/distributor network of Mutare Inc. combined with partnerships with top innovators in the healthcare arena, to bring hospitals, physicians groups, and care providers best of class products and services to meet the specific needs of their organizations and the patients they serve.
Mutare Health offers a single-platform communications solution designed to help healthcare organizations achieve better care delivery, lower costs, and improved patient engagement while meeting all HIPAA standards. The Vital Link™ platform combines secure 2-way messaging, group/mass notification and customizable customer engagement tools in a single, easy to navigate system that can serve stand-alone or integrated with existing EMRs.
Mike Sorensen, President of Mutare Health, explains that Vital Link is not simply another application, but rather a fully integrated platform and that can be adapted to each organization’s specific needs. “We treat every client individually and look to create strategic differentiation via a partnering approach,” he says. “By securely connecting people and health information in meaningful and measurable ways, Vital Link empowers team collaboration through optimized workflows configured to the unique needs of our healthcare clients.”
In addition to Sorensen, who served as Executive Director and CTO for University of Chicago Medical Center and founded Stage 8 Systems which developed the original Vital Link application, the Mutare Health leadership team includes:
- Founder Tracey Powell, innovator and entrepreneur whose resume includes numerous successful ventures in healthcare product launches;
- Chief Medical Officer Dr. Lawrence Kosinski, a nationally-renowned Gastroenterologist and managing partner of the Illinois Gastroenterology Group (IGG), as well as developer Project Sonar, an Intensive Medical Home for the management of Crohn’s Disease.
“Mutare Health is about connecting people and health information in meaningful ways that improve the quality of care,” says Tracey Powell. “By providing hospitals, physicians groups, and care providers with the communications technology needed for stronger care team collaboration, Mutare Health is helping to build a better Healthcare experience for patients and professionals.”