Pegasus Senior Living Selects MatrixCare as its Technology Platform Partner
BLOOMINGTON, Minn., Oct. 03, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- MatrixCare®, the largest long-term, post-acute care (LTPAC) technology provider in the United States and perennial winner of the coveted Best in KLAS award for Long-Term Care software, has been selected as Pegasus Senior Living’s enterprise EHR platform partner. This adoption includes the comprehensive suite of MatrixCare Senior Living products including operations, EHR, and analytics. Currently undergoing a rapid installation, many Pegasus Senior Living facilities will have fully implemented MatrixCare technology by year-end, with the remainder to be added during Q1-2019.
Pegasus Senior Living, headquartered in Dallas, Texas, is a newly established business that will serve as the operator of 36 former Brookdale communities. Pegasus’ principals and industry veterans Steven Vick and Chris Hollister each have more than 25 years of experience in the senior housing space with an established track record of turning around communities located in secondary markets.
“Based on our past experience with MatrixCare, we chose their senior living solution to help us achieve operational excellence in our new communities. With operations management, clinical/EHR capabilities and analytics to give us a holistic view of our operation, we have complete confidence that our Pegasus properties will be the type of highly sought after communities that seniors and their families rely on to provide excellent care,” said Chris Hollister, co-founder of Pegasus Senior Living. “We look forward to utilizing MatrixCare’s comprehensive suite of technologies to enhance the lives of the residents we serve.”
“Pegasus understands that operational efficiencies and clinical performance metrics are critical to remaining competitive in the senior living space,” said John Damgaard, president and CEO of MatrixCare. “As more operators understand the importance of these factors, we believe that upgrading to MatrixCare will become the logical choice for those who want to drive their business forward. With experienced, progressive management and Best in KLAS technology, Pegasus is likely to emerge as a leader in the senior living market,” he added. “We are honored they have chosen the MatrixCare platform to power their growth in this evolving industry.”
Pegasus joins the growing list of senior living and LTPAC providers upgrading to MatrixCare to take advantage of better interoperability, better ease of use, better analytics, better service, better long-term vendor stability, and better outcomes performance.
Current and multi-time winner of the prestigious Best in KLAS for Long-Term Care Software award, MatrixCare is the complete solution for growing organizations that need to successfully manage risk in care delivery across the LTPAC spectrum. Trusted by more than 13,000 facility-based care settings and more than 2,500 home care, home health and hospice organizations, MatrixCare’s solutions help ACOs, skilled nursing and senior living providers, life plan communities (CCRCs), and home health organizations to connect, collaborate and prosper as we migrate to a fee-for-value healthcare system. In addition to EHR components purpose-built for any LTPAC care-setting, MatrixCare also includes solutions to systematically increase clinical quality: Enterprise Analytics, robust Clinical Decision Support and the industry’s first Care Coordination platform to create a true, person-centric, e-longitudinal health record and enable LTPAC providers to efficiently manage the populations under their care. Visit www.matrixcare.com and www.carecommunity.com for more information.
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