National Healthcare Group Purchasing Organization Chooses Konica Minolta

Company to Provide Managed IT and HIPAA Security Services to Amerinet Members

Ramsey, NJ – Sept. 12, 2014 – Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A., Inc. (Konica Minolta) today announces a new agreement with Amerinet Inc., a leading national healthcare solutions organization, to provide a broad range of professional IT consulting services.

Through this agreement, Amerinet members will receive competitive pricing on risk and vulnerability assessment services and managed IT services from Konica Minolta. In an effort to help Amerinet members comply with the HIPAA Final Omnibus Rule and HITECH regulations, Konica Minolta’s assessment services will evaluate healthcare organizations’ technical vulnerabilities, establish a baseline for compliance and build a timeline to address deficiencies.

“The agreement with Amerinet aligns with Konica Minolta’s strategy to deliver expanded value to the health-care industry as it undergoes transformation,” says Sam Errigo, senior vice president, Business Intelligence Services, Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A., Inc. “The company’s EnvisionIT Healthcare initiative allows medical professionals to concentrate on providing quality patient care with the confidence of knowing that their IT needs are handled by Konica Minolta experts.”

EnvisionIT Healthcare offers industry-leading technology, best-of-breed software, and healthcare IT management and consulting services that reduce operational costs, improve security and ensure government and industry regulation compliance. Konica Minolta’s IT Service offerings includes IT planning, Cloud Services, systems integration, electronic health record infrastructure preparedness, secure access to medical data and complete Help Desk Support.

Amerinet members will also benefit from Konica Minolta’s Enterprise Content Management (ECM) offering, providing document management and capture solutions such as OnBase and Dispatcher Phoenix to optimize business processes and streamline healthcare workflows.

This contract is effective through December 31, 2018.

About Konica Minolta

Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A., Inc. is a leader in information management focused on enterprise content, technology optimization and cloud services. Our solutions help organizations improve their speed to market, manage technology costs, and facilitate the sharing of information to increase productivity. Clients trust Konica Minolta to help them envision how they can achieve their goals and deliver innovative solutions to give shape to their ideas.  Konica Minolta has won numerous awards and recognition including being recognized as the#1 Brand for Customer Loyalty in the MFP Office Copier Market by Brand Keys for six consecutive years, and “A3 MFP Line of the Year” award winner from Buyers Laboratory LLC for an unprecedented four consecutive years. In 2012, Konica Minolta received “Document Imaging Solutions Line of the Year” recognition from BLI. Konica Minolta, Inc. has also been named to the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index for two years in a row. For more information, please visit www.CountOnKonicaMinolta.com and follow Konica Minolta on Facebook,YouTube, and Twitter.

For more ECM solutions information, visit www.KonicaMinoltaECM.com and follow us on Facebook and Twitter @KM_ECM

About Amerinet

As a leading national healthcare solutions organization, Amerinet collaborates with acute and non-acute care providers to create and deliver unique solutions through performance improvement resources, guidance and ongoing support. With better product standardization and utilization, new financial tools beyond contracting and alliances that help lower costs, raise revenue and champion quality, Amerinet enriches healthcare delivery for its members and the communities they serve. To learn more about how Amerinet can help you successfully navigate the future of healthcare reform, visit www.amerinet-gpo.com.

Konica Minolta Contact
Karen Harris
Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A., Inc.
+1 201.818.3231
kharris@kmbs.konicaminolta.us