For immediate release on April 5, 2017
ECG Management Consultants Ranks As Top Consulting Firm In 2017 KLAS Report
SEATTLE, WA, April 5, 2017 – ECG Management Consultants, a national management consulting firm working exclusively in the healthcare industry, was recently recognized as a top-ranking consulting firm in the KLAS report, “Vendor Selection 2017: Crucial Factors to Consider When Choosing a Consulting Firm.”
ECG ranked in the top three firms for overall breadth of consulting expertise with an overall score of 95.5 out of 100, and stood out for its ability to assist healthcare providers in selecting systems beyond EHRs. ECG also scored a perfect 100 percent on the metric of being objective, with clients having considered and chosen a wider variety of EHR vendors than customers of other firms.
“We are proud that our clients have recognized us for the unbiased advice that we provide,” states John Whitham, ECG’s Strategic IT Practice Leader. ECG also had the most KLAS-validated work in areas outside of the acute care EHR, further demonstrating the firm’s unique breadth of expertise and offerings in the healthcare provider space.
“We are pleased to see that 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,” continues Whitham, “Given that the KLAS report is based exclusively on client feedback, it is an incredible honor to be ranked highly and know that our efforts are valued by the industry.”
ECG offers an extensive set of healthcare IT services backed by a multi-disciplinary team of technology, strategy, operations, and finance experts to offer well-rounded perspectives and strategic insights that drive client success. The firm’s recent acquisition of Kurt Salmon Healthcare further enhances its ability to provide unparalleled strategic IT services in the provider space.
About ECG Management Consultants
ECG Management Consultants 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 see clearly where healthcare is going and to navigate toward success. ECG consultants work as trusted, professional partners with hospitals, health systems, medical groups, and academic medical centers across the country.