Voalte Presents Award at VUE16, the Voalte User Experience Conference, for Innovative Use of Technology to Enhance Patient Care
SARASOTA, Fla. (November 16, 2016) — Voalte, the leader in enterprise healthcare communication technology, today announced that Jennifer Lassonde, Senior Project Specialist at Massachusetts General Hospital, is the winner of the 2016 Voalte Innovator of the Year Award. Voalte presented Lassonde with the award at the second annual Voalte User Experience (VUE) conference at the Hyatt Regency in Sarasota, Florida.
“The Voalte Innovator of the Year Award recognizes a healthcare leader who is using technology in creative ways to enhance patient safety, enable high-quality patient outcomes and improve caregiver productivity,” said Trey Lauderdale, Founder and President of Voalte. “Jennifer provides a perfect example of that leadership, and I’m honored to recognize her achievements.”
Massachusetts General Hospital, ranked number-one in the country for quality of care by U.S. News and World Report, has been a Voalte customer since 2011. In her role as Senior Project Specialist, Lassonde focuses on multiple hospital projects related to communication, process improvement and technology.
“The most rewarding part of my work is enabling clinicians and support staff to work more efficiently, bringing technology into their workflow in a seamless fashion so they can provide the absolute best care to our patients,” said Lassonde. “In the fast-paced world of modern healthcare, mobile technology is a must. Perhaps even more important is having a process in place for using that technology, the infrastructure to maintain it, and a long-term vision for the future. The work we’ve done at Massachusetts General has provided a strong foundation for mobile technology to thrive. Thank you Voalte for recognizing our commitment to innovation.”
Voalte develops smartphone solutions that simplify caregiver communication. As the only company to offer a comprehensive Mobile Communication Strategy, Voalte enables care teams inside and outside the hospital to access and exchange information securely. Voalte customers benefit from a solid smartphone infrastructure that supports their existing systems and expands to accommodate future technologies. Founded in 2008, Voalte is a privately held company based in Sarasota, Florida. Voalte solutions are now available to more than 132,000 caregivers throughout the United States. For more information, visit voalte.com or follow @Voalte on Twitter.