Research Triangle Park NC. Mi-Co, the mobile data capture company, presented the 2006 Impact Player of the Year Award to Dr. Richard Shaw of Sutter Health for his dedication and guidance in the use of the Mi-Forms Software System for clinical applications. Dr. Greg Clary of Mi-Co presented the award to Dr. Shaw at the Awards Assembly during the Mi-Co User Days event.
Dr. Shaw is recognized internationally for his work in medical research, database development and biostatistics. He is currently Director of Research, Quality and Education for the Sutter Pacific Heart Centers at Sutter Health in San Francisco, California.
Dr. Shaw has worked closely with one of Mi-Co's key partners in the health care arena, Optiform. The Optiform team has worked with Dr. Shaw to streamline the collection of clinical data for the cardiology and Quality departments at the San Francisco based hospital.
According to Dr. Shaw "Using Mi-Forms software and the Tablet PC technology, we now have the right person collecting the right data at the right point in time". Sutter Health, with over 41,000 employees, has a network of 28 hospitals and physician groups in Northern California.
About Mi-Co User Days
Mi-Co User Days is the premier event highlighting mobile information solutions, mobile data capture technology and digital ink applications using the Mi-Forms System. The two-day event is designed for users, Mi-Co partners and interested organizations to discover the latest developments in mobile information technology, to explore new ways of using Mi-Forms and to network with mobile data capture and digital ink industry leaders. The conference, which is held every spring, is organized by the Mi-Co User Day Executive Committee, which is comprised of selected Mi-Forms users, partners and staff.
Mi-Co, the mobile information and data capture company, provides digital writing software that enables an efficient and effective process for capturing and communicating handwritten data. Mi-Co's enterprise Mi-Forms Software System enables flexible e-forms design for data capture using digital ink. In addition, Mi-Forms Software has proven capabilities for handwriting interpretation, touch-screen input, verification, data validation and communication of forms-based data for enterprise users. Mi-Forms supports Tablet PCs, UMPCs, Digital Pens, Pocket PCs and signature capture devices. The company is headquartered in Research Triangle Park, North Carolina and has a Washington customer service center. For more information on Mi-Co, visit www.mi-corporation.com.