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Health IT Consulting Frequently Asked Questions

Tired of having to hunt for details from prospective health IT consulting vendors? We've eliminated the runaround by directly addressing the top four questions from new hospital and health system clients for EHR support projects.

  1. What is Stoltenberg's size and industry focus, and who are your clients?
    Stoltenberg Consulting has provided cutting-edge health IT consulting solutions to more than 250 preeminent healthcare organizations throughout the United States for over 27 years. With a consultant base of 120+ EHR and technical support analysts, Stoltenberg remains an independent, private firm with no venture capital influence. Our strong engagement with HIT industry organizations like Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) and the College of Health Information Management Executives (CHIME), along with Minority/Women Business Enterprise (MWBE) national certification, differentiates us from traditional outsourcing firms, enabling constant insight on marketplace change, government regulations and best practices for success.

    Stoltenberg exclusively serves the healthcare industry, offering resources with extensive EHR system knowledge across a broad range of client facilities. All our clients, both past and current, are healthcare providers including hospice care, private physician practices, large academic medical centers, critical access hospitals, community health systems, multi-hospital health systems, and state and federal healthcare entities. For a more detailed look at our clients, along with case studies and customer testimonials, please visit the Our Work page.

  2. What EHR vendor systems do you support?
    Stoltenberg works with all major EHR vendor applications, including Epic, Cerner, MEDITECH, Allscripts, and McKesson, as well as ambulatory and ancillary systems like Lawson, NextGen and T-Systems, and 300+ supportive applications. Expertise spans strategic services, EHR system selection, project management and planning, system training, implementation support, go-live support including the Go-Live Command Center, system upgrades, clinical and financial optimization, staff augmentation, along with the 3x Best in KLAS FlexSourcing program for legacy support, managed services, and Tier 1+ Service Desk.

  3. Where are your consultants located?
    As a 100% U.S.-based company, Stoltenberg guarantees dependable staffing without subcontracting, nearshoring or offshoring. Distributed all across the continental U.S., our consultants average 15 years of direct hospital experience with strong communication skills to aid and educate end users in onsite, remote or hybrid consulting projects.

  4. What is Stoltenberg's consulting project philosophy?
    With an average of 15 years of direct hospital experience, Stoltenberg's highly practiced consultant team delivers in-depth knowledge transfer to our hospital clients' internal teams in addition to quick, efficient handoff with careful attention to end users' needs. We emphasize smoothly integrating our resources within our clients' internal teams, allowing seamless transition in our staff augmentation, implementation, and legacy support projects. Our tailored healthcare focus and comprehensive EHR expertise transfer to greater long-term multifaceted value for your outsourcing solution.

    Turn to Stoltenberg's EHR support services to align your evolving health system's technology and business strategies. We combine proven best practice approaches with pragmatic application for your organization's specific system requirements and capabilities. With Stoltenberg, gain peace of mind from a reliable IT support partner, without hindering end-user workflow and system transition or evolution goals.

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To learn how Stoltenberg's FlexSourcing Program can streamline your IT staffing needs, or to hear directly from a current health system client, contact our executive team today.