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Intellimed Announces Partnership with Esri to Offer Advanced Demographics for Hospital Forecasting
Phoenix, Arizona—Today, Intellimed International Corp, a major healthcare data and analytics company, has announced leaving its current demographics provider to partner with Esri, the Redlands, CA-based GIS pioneer.
“After completing our research to find the highest quality, most current and most complete demographics data, we found that Esri demographics data was far superior to all other sources,” says H. Gene Koch, Chief Operating Officer of Intellimed International Corp.
An independent study conducted by Cropper GIS, McKibben Demographic Research, the University of California, Riverside, and the University of California, San Diego compared 2010 estimates of total population and households produced by Esri and four other major data vendors. After comparing the estimates with 2010 Census data, the researchers ranked Esri as the most accurate, with the lowest precision error total for both population and households.
Embedded Esri demographics will allow Intellimed’s IntelliClient™
“We also discovered that Esri had other products that would benefit Intellimed in its delivery of high quality information to the healthcare market,” says Koch. “As a result, we have executed a Partner Agreement with Esri to work together for the integration and delivery of expanded products and services for provider—and provider-related—
Christina Bivona-Tellez, Esri’s Health and Human Services Industry Manager, describes the agreement as an Esri initiative to work “deeper and wider” in the healthcare market.
“Our partnering with Intellimed is so notable because we are able to leverage their strong market presence with our unique visualization capabilities,”
Since 1983 Intellimed has been providing progressive data and support to the healthcare industry. Its strategic decision support engine—IntelliClient™—
Based in Phoenix, Arizona, Intellimed provides a nationwide client base of hospitals, physician clinics, payors, and pharmaceutical companies with accurate, intelligent, agile healthcare data, helping them identify market and operational improvements. IntelliClient™
For additional information on this announcement, please contact Intellimed at 888-214-1415 ext. 7530.