September 26, 2012 (Scottsdale, AZ) – GlobalMed® is ranked No. 2 among the fastest- growing healthcare companies by Modern Healthcare™Magazine, the number one source of news and information about the healthcare industry. The 2012 “Healthcare’s Hottest Recognition Program” focuses on suppliers, hospitals/hospital systems, physician group practices, and payers/insurers.
The magazine notes that GlobalMed is on the cutting edge of technological advances in telehealth, and that focus has led to an almost 2,000% increase in revenue over the past five years. GlobalMed products include the TotalExam™ 2 Examination Camera, CapSure® Image Automation Software, and the Transportable Examination Station, or TES™.
GlobalMed Founder and Managing Director Joel E. Barthelemy said, “We are utilizing the latest technologies to solve problems and pushing the envelope to answer the problems that come up [in healthcare].” And he added, “So many of the healthcare issues that our country faces on access, quality and cost can be solved through innovation and good workflow.”
To be eligible for consideration on Healthcare’s Hottest, companies must be headquartered in the United States; have at least $20 million in revenue for 2011; and have been in business for five years or more. GlobalMed is based in Scottsdale, Arizona and has satellite offices in Manhattan and San Jose.