For immediate release on February 2, 2018

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Kimberly Miller
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Email: kjmiller@ecgmc.com

ECG Management Consultants Named #1 Overall Healthcare Management Consulting Firm in 2018 Best in KLAS Report

San Diego, CA, February 2, 2018—ECG Management Consultants, a national management consulting firm working exclusively in the healthcare industry, was named as the top overall healthcare management consulting firm in the “2018 Best in KLAS: Software and Services” report. ECG was given an overall score of 94.3 out of 100.

“Best in KLAS is more than a ranking. It is a recognition of vendors committed to delivering superior solutions,” said Adam Gale, President of KLAS. “It gives voice to thousands of providers who are demanding better performance, usability, and interoperability in healthcare technology.”

“We are proud that our clients have recognized us as trusted advisers that drive meaningful results in a variety of ways for their organizations,” said John Whitham, ECG Principal. ECG’s recognition in the overall healthcare management consulting firm category demonstrates the firm’s unique breadth of experience and effectiveness in areas such as value-based care consulting and strategy, growth, and consolidation. ECG also earned a top three score of 96.2 out of 100 in the Healthcare IT Advisory Services segment.

“We are pleased to see the KLAS report also noted ECG’s flexible, effective methodologies that cater to our clients’ needs. We have always felt that our customized approach to each unique client situation truly is a differentiator,” said Gary Edmiston, ECG’s Chief Executive Officer. “Given that the KLAS report is based exclusively on client feedback, it is an incredible honor to be ranked highly and know our efforts are valued by the industry.”

ECG offers an extensive set of healthcare services delivered by a multidisciplinary team of strategy, operations, finance, and technology experts to offer well-rounded perspectives and strategic insights that drive client success.

About ECG

ECG is a strategic consulting firm that is leading healthcare forward, using the knowledge and expertise built over the course of more than four decades to help clients clearly see where healthcare is going and navigate toward success. ECG consultants work as trusted, professional partners with hospitals, health systems, medical groups, and academic medical centers across the country.

About KLAS

KLAS is a data-driven company on a mission to improve the world’s healthcare by enabling provider and payor voices to be heard and counted. Working with thousands of healthcare professionals, KLAS collects insights on software, services and medical equipment to deliver reports, trending data and statistical overviews. KLAS data is accurate, honest and impartial. The research directly reflects the voice of healthcare professionals and acts as a catalyst for improving vendor performance. To learn more about KLAS and the insights we provide, visit www.KLASresearch.com.