April 6, 2009 – EMIS Inc., the Canadian operation of EMIS Group (Leeds, UK) announced today that Ron Hughes, a veteran of the healthcare software industry in Canada has joined the organization as National Sales Manager. Based in Vernon, British Columbia, Ron will be responsible for continuing to build the EMIS sales team in British Columbia, Alberta, and elsewhere as the company continues its growth.
While the role Mr. Hughes will fulfill is national in scope, his initial focus will be in BC where the company is a solution provider under the Physician Information Technology Office (PITO) program.
EMIS Inc. is the Canadian subsidiary of The Egton Group based in Leeds, United Kingdom and launched its Canadian operations in 2005.
In a news release EMIS notes that its’ corporate principal of improving the health of individual patients, and the population as a whole through advanced knowledge garnered by empowering physicians to collaborate.
For more information contact Heather Linkletter, Vice President, Sales & Marketing (866) 443-3647. Heather.Linkletter@emis.ca