Key Paychex Executive Walter Turek Named to Greenway Medical Technologies Board of Directors.CARROLLTON, Ga. -- Greenway Medical Technologies, Inc., a leading provider of integrated practice management and electronic medical records (EMR (ElectroMagnetic Radiation) The emanation of energy from everything in the universe. Although the EMR from electrical and electronic devices is typically measured for practical, every-day situations, every object, including humans, emanates energy. ) software solutions for physicians' practices, today announced that Walter Turek has joined the company's Board of Directors.
Turek is Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing for Paychex, Inc., a leading national provider of payroll and human resource services, where he oversees the company's sales force of approximately 2,000 people. The company's National Sales Support, Business Development and Business Communications departments also report to Turek. In addition, Turek oversees the company's international efforts, which currently reach into the German marketplace. Turek also serves as President of two wholly owned subsidiaries of Paychex: Stromberg, a leading provider of time and attendance solutions; and Rapid Payroll, Inc., a California-based payroll software company. Turek was named to his current position in 2002 and previously served as Vice President of Sales from 1989 until 2002 for the company. Turek is also a member of the Board of Trustees board of trustees Politics The posse of thugs who oversee an institution's administration. See Board of directors. of Nazareth College, and serves on the Board of Directors of BlueTie.com.
"We are pleased to announce the addition of Mr. Turek to Greenway's Board of Directors," said Tommy Green, CEO (1) (Chief Executive Officer) The highest individual in command of an organization. Typically the president of the company, the CEO reports to the Chairman of the Board. and Chairman of the Board of Greenway Medical Technologies. "His leadership skills and experience with the sale of complex software solutions will be invaluable to us as Greenway continues to expand. In addition, Mr. Turek's in-depth knowledge of marketing principles for explosive growth technology companies, makes him a vital asset to our company."
"Being named to the Board of Directors for Greenway is an honor," said Turek. "I am excited about the growth potential of Greenway. I look forward to lending my knowledge and sharing my experience in software sales and marketing to Greenway."
About Greenway Medical Technologies, Inc.
Based in Carrollton, Ga., Greenway Medical Technologies, Inc. is the only established software and service provider of an integrated practice management, EMR, and managed care software solution that utilizes the Microsoft .NET architecture. A group of more than seventy-five physicians and healthcare professionals joined forces with a group of information technologists to develop a suite of integrated, physician-centric software solutions designed to meet the healthcare industry's demand for dependable, HIPAA-era management software solutions. This software and service solution, called PrimeSuite, enables physicians, practice managers, and other healthcare providers to better serve their patients, more efficiently manage their practices, and increase practice profitability.
As part of detailed evaluations, Microsoft and the American Academy of Family Physicians American Academy of Family Physicians,
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n.pr See American Academy of Family Physicians. ) awarded Greenway the highest overall rating among all practice management solutions evaluated, and the Massachusetts Medical Society The Massachusetts Medical Society (MMS) is the oldest continuously-operating state medical society in the United States. Incorporated on November 1, 1781, by an act of the Massachusetts General Court, the MMS is a non-profit organization that consists of approximately 18,500 (owner and publisher of the New England Journal of Medicine The New England Journal of Medicine (New Engl J Med or NEJM) is an English-language peer-reviewed medical journal published by the Massachusetts Medical Society. It is one of the most popular and widely-read peer-reviewed general medical journals in the world. ) has provided Greenway its endorsement. Greenway was recently selected by the Michigan State Medical Society (MSMS MSMS Michigan State Medical Society
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Greenway is a software services company focused on delivering complete physicians' practice automated solutions through partnerships and technologies from Microsoft (Nasdaq: MSFT), Dell Computers (Nasdaq: DELL), ADAM Adam, the first man, in the Bible
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