Ozark, MO, August 30, 2013 --(PR.com
)-- HEALTHCAREfirst, Inc., the leading provider of Web-based home health and hospice technologies and services, today announced that it has been named to the 2013 Inc. 500 | 5000 list of America’s Fastest Growing Companies for the sixth year. With the company's sixth placement on the Inc. 500 | 5000 list, HEALTHCAREfirst also again earned a place on the Inc. 500 | 5000 Honor Roll, reserved for those companies that have appeared on the list five or more times.
Headquartered in Ozark, Missouri, with offices in Baton Rouge, Louisiana and St. Paul, Minnesota, HEALTHCAREfirst is ranked #1573 on the prestigious list, with a 252% three-year growth rate. Additionally, the company ranked #13 in the Top 100 Missouri Companies.
“We are so pleased to be to be named to Inc. Magazine’s 5000 list yet again,” said HEALTHCAREfirst President and CEO, Bobby Robertson. “Being named to this list is a true testament to the hard work and dedication of our staff. We are extremely proud of the progress that we have made and look forward to continuing our growth for years to come.”
HEALTHCAREfirst joins the ranks of many well-known companies who were previous members of the Inc. 500|5000 including Microsoft, Zappos, Oracle and Intuit.
"Not all the companies in the Inc. 500 | 5000 are in glamorous industries, but in their fields they are as famous as household name companies simply by virtue of being great at what they do. They are the hidden champions of job growth and innovation, the real muscle of the American economy," says Inc. magazine Editor Eric Schurenberg.
The 2013 Inc. 500 | 5000 is ranked according to percentage revenue growth when comparing 2009 to 2012. To qualify, companies must have been founded and generating revenue by March 31, 2009. They had to be U.S.-based, privately held, for profit, and independent as of December 31, 2012.
Complete results of the Inc. 500 | 5000, including company profiles and an interactive database that can be sorted by industry, region, and other criteria, can be found at www.inc.com/5000.
HEALTHCAREfirst provides leading-edge technologies that improve business and clinical functions to over 1,300 home health care and hospice agencies across the United States. HEALTHCAREfirst was one of the first home health care software vendors to recognize the industry’s need for high quality software applications that are accessible over the internet. Based in Ozark, Mo and one of the fastest growing providers of its kind, the company provides clients with web-available agency management software, business intelligence reporting, electronic medical record software, revenue cycle management software, billing services and coding services that ensure technology is not a barrier to patient care, but a powerful tool. HEALTHCAREfirst allows caregivers to focus on patients instead of paperwork. For more information call 800.841.6095 or visit the company’s website at www.healthcarefirst.com.