Press Release: Strata Health Pursuing Operational Excellence with ISO 9001: 2015 Certification
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Calgary, AB – November 21, 2017 – Strata Health announced today its intention to pursue the ISO 9001: 2015 Certification through the implementation of a company wide Quality Management System. Strata Health expects to qualify and be accredited for the certification by July of 2018. Peter Smith, Executive Vice-President of Strata Health said “Strata Health has always grown our business based on a philosophy of continuous improvement. We are pursuing the ISO 9001 Certification at this time to mature, bring recognition to, and formalize our quality management functions. This is just one more step in our journey to becoming a successful global business.” Strata Health is also certified in the ISO 27001:2013 standard for Information Security.
About ISO 9001: 2005
ISO 9001:2015 sets out the criteria for a quality management system and can be used by any organization, large or small, regardless of its field of activity. There are over one million companies and organizations in over 170 countries certified to ISO 9001.
The standard is based on a number of quality management principles including a strong customer focus, the motivation and implication of top management, the process approach and continual improvement. Using ISO 9001:2015 helps ensure that customers get consistent, good quality products and services, which in turn brings many business benefits.
About Strata Health
Since 2001, Strata Health has been developing and delivering custom software for health and social services which has helped over 1.2 million patients worldwide get the care they need faster. The intelligent software creates transparency between traditionally segregated care settings, allowing clinical users to quickly match and refer patients to the best possible care option based on their specific needs.
The proprietary solutions are used by provincial and regional health authorities across Canada, the UK, Australia and France with such clients as Alberta Health Services, Toronto Central LHIN and NHS Cumbria seeing dramatic results in operational efficiencies and patient outcomes. Strata Health is a privately held company with a head office in Calgary, Alberta, Canada and satellite offices that support their international operations.