September 20, 2018

Kansas State University College of Engineering Names Netsmart Company of the Year

Netsmart Media Contact:
Vince Koehler

OVERLAND PARK, Kan., Sept. 20, 2018Kansas State University College of Engineering named Netsmart  the 2018 Company of the Year at its 35th annual Career Fair Recognition. The award winner is chosen based on a company's commitment to engineering education, quality performance and ambitious standards in the engineering field.

“Netsmart takes pride in our relationship with Kansas State University. Their programs consistently produce top quality talent that draws the attention of employers across the nation,” Netsmart CEO Mike Valentine said, a Kansas State University College of Engineering alum, class of 1990. “We especially value K-State's focus on the collaboration of academics and the real-world challenges companies like Netsmart face every day.”

Netsmart ranks as one of the top employers of K-State engineering graduates – graduates who continue to benefit Netsmart, the state of Kansas and regions beyond through their commitment to education and elite skill set.

“Netsmart has been a strong partner and we truly appreciate their support and investment in our students,” Darren Dawson, dean of the College of Engineering at Kansas State University said. “It is a privilege and honor to recognize them as our 2018 Company of the Year.”

The Company of the Year award was established by the College of Engineering in 1974.

About Netsmart

Netsmart designs, builds and delivers electronic health records (EHRs), solutions and services that are powerful, intuitive and easy-to-use. Our platform provides accurate, up-to-date information that is easily accessible to care team members in behavioral health, care at home, senior living and social services. We make the complex simple and personalized so our clients can concentrate on what they do best: provide services and treatment that support whole-person care.

By leveraging the powerful Netsmart network, care providers can seamlessly and securely integrate information across communities, collaborate on the most effective treatments and improve outcomes for those in their care. Our streamlined systems and personalized workflows put relevant information at the fingertips of users when and where they need it.

For 50 years, Netsmart has been committed to providing a common platform to integrate care. SIMPLE. PERSONAL. POWERFUL.

Our more than 1,700 associates work hand-in-hand with our 600,000+ users in more than 25,000 organizations across the U.S. to develop and deploy technology that automates and coordinates everything from clinical to financial to administrative.

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