Strategic Cooperation with EMPOLIS Information Management GmbH
On the fast-paced market for products and services in the health IT sector, Smart Reporting GmbH has now entered a strategic partnership with Empolis.
“Health IT is a strategic growth area of Empolis”, says Andreas Klüter, vice president and member of the executive board. Studies have shown that structured reports generated using Smart Radiology are qualitatively superior to conventional free-texts. The Smart Reporting technology may not only be applied by radiologists, but can also be used by physicians with other specializations. The software supports the creation of simple medical records as well as reports on special examinations, thus, increasing the quality of medical care and reducing the costs for the healthcare system.
Empolis’ excellent competences in the areas of knowledge and content management, artificial intelligence and cloud computing complement the know-how of Smart Reporting. Thus, facilitating the realization of digital, process-driven, forward-thinking health IT solutions. Empolis utilizes text mining technologies that facilitate deep, automated analysis, and organization of a squillion existing, unstructured reports. Linguistic tools that can “understand” textual contents, i.e. building blocks of clauses are recognized, edited and brought into a contextual relationship, are used. Prof. Dr. Wieland Sommer, chief physician at the institute for clinical radiology at the Klinikum Großhadern (Ludwig-Maximilans-Univerität Munich) and co-founder of Smart Reporting GmbH says: “We view the commitment of the leading technology company Empolis, and the means that are at our hands now, as a chance to further develop our company within the rapidly growing health IT market.”
Empolis has been listed multiple times on the EContent list “100 Top Companies in the Digital Content Industry”, “KMWorld 100 Companies That Matter In Knowledge Management”, and “DBTA 100: The Companies That Matter Most in Data”. Besides, Empolis has been awarded the “Big Data Leader Germany” by the Experton Group three times in a row, and in an independent comparison of providers “Industrie 4.0/IoT Vendor Benchmark” by the market analyst Experton Group it was awarded “Rising Star Germany 2016” in the category “Industrial Big Data Analytics. Many prestigious national and international companies as well as public institutions trust in Empolis solutions and their comprehensive industry and process know-how. To date, there are about 500 Empolis installations worldwide, and every day 620,000 professional users are working with Empolis solutions to serve roughly 34 million end users.