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KLAS Recognizes Two API Healthcare Workforce Management Solutions with Category Leader Awards

Time and Attendance Solution a Category Leader for 11th Consecutive Year

HARTFORD, Wisc.— Dec. 19, 2012—API Healthcare, the leader in healthcare-specific workforce management technology, today announced both its Time and Attendance solution and Staffing and Scheduling solution have been named “Category Leaders” in the 2012 Best in KLAS Awards: Software & Services report.

KLAS is an Orem, UT-based research firm specializing in monitoring and reporting the performance of healthcare vendors. Working together with more than 20,000 executives from 5,000 hospitals and nearly 3,000 ambulatory organizations annually, KLAS gathers direct client feedback on vendor performance. A “Category Leader” designation identifies top-rated vendor products in the Best in KLAS Awards report for each market segment.

“API Healthcare is honored to be recognized in two Category Leader awards this year,” said J.P. Fingado, president and CEO of API Healthcare. “API Healthcare remains committed to delivering the highest level of service and quality solutions in all aspects of our client relationships. Our unwavering healthcare focus is demonstrated by our unique approach to our workforce management solutions and we are pleased that our clients have recognized this in the 2012 KLAS scores.”

By integrating Staffing and Scheduling with Time and Attendance, clients are able to elevate quality and performance throughout their organization. API Healthcare’s Time and Attendance solution has been a category leader continually since 2002, making this its 11th year of recognition.

“Speaking from my personal experience, API Healthcare is the gold standard,” said Valerie Alidina, Human Resource Information System manager for Methodist Health System in Dallas, TX. “Great partnership, smart, invested people and intuitive software are for me what truly sets them apart from the rest.”

About API Healthcare

API Healthcare ( is the largest healthcare-specific vendor focused on workforce management solutions for the healthcare industry. Driven by the mission to elevate quality and performance across the healthcare community through innovative workforce solutions and services, API Healthcare has been dedicated to the healthcare industry for 30 years. The company’s staffing and scheduling, patient classification, human resources, talent management, payroll, time and attendance, business analytics, and staffing agency solutions are used by more than 1,600 hospitals and staffing agencies. Founded in 1982, API Healthcare has been rated by KLAS in the Best in KLAS Awards Report ( as the top time and attendance provider system for the last 11 years (2002-2012) and the top staffing and scheduling solution in 2012.

About KLAS

KLAS is a research firm specializing in monitoring and reporting on the performance of healthcare vendors. KLAS’ mission is to improve delivery by independently measuring vendor performance for the benefit of our healthcare provider partners, consultants, investors, and vendors. Working together with executives from more than 4,500 hospitals and more than 2,500 clinics, KLAS delivers timely reports, trends, and statistics that provide a solid overview of vendor performance in the industry. KLAS measures performance of software, professional services, medical equipment, and infrastructure vendors. For more information, go to, email, or call 1-800-920-4109 to speak with a KLAS representative. Follow KLAS on Twitter at



Lynn Duran
API Healthcare
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