Kareo Inc., the leading cloud-based medical office software and solutions provider for small medical practices, today announced the opening of a new “state of the art” operations center in Las Vegas. In a ribbon cutting ceremony today at the new office, Kareo CEO Dan Rodrigues along with Kareo staff will join local officials to formally open the new office. Officials in attendance will include Las Vegas City Councilman Bob Beers and Morgan Bunker, Vice President of Economic Development for the Las Vegas Global Economic Alliance.
“Kareo is thrilled to join the technology and healthcare business community in Las Vegas,” said Dan Rodrigues, CEO and founder of Kareo. “This is an ideal location for our operations center due to the availability of a highly skilled, customer-focused workforce. Our Las Vegas team will play a key role in our efforts to help private practices deliver outstanding patient care while thriving as businesses.”
The Las Vegas area is known as a strong source of skilled talent for account services and technology support roles. In partnership with state and local agencies, Kareo is making a commitment to the Las Vegas area to support the growth of new jobs and infrastructure.
“Kareo is providing more than 100 high-wage tech jobs to our community,” said Tom R. Skancke, president and CEO of the Las Vegas Global Economic Alliance. “We are happy to support a company like Kareo, which is helping diversify our economy, and we thank them for investing in our community.”
“The city of Las Vegas welcomes Kareo, and I’m excited to see the company grow and add jobs to our community,” Mayor Carolyn G. Goodman said. “Las Vegas is a perfect fit for Kareo as the company specializes in both technology and medicine, two growing segments of our economy.”
Based on Kareo’s current and projected growth rate for the billing solutions division, the company expects to maintain its strong hiring activity with 70 employees on site today, over 100 projected by year-end and several hundred by the end of 2015. The Las Vegas team supports thousands of medical practices helping physicians to reduce their focus on paperwork and allowing them to focus on delivering outstanding patient care.
Kareo is the only cloud-based medical office software and services platform purpose-built for small practices. At Kareo, we believe that, with the right tools and support, small practices can do big things. We offer an integrated solution of products and services designed to help physicians get paid faster, run their business smarter, and provide better care. Our practice management software, billing services, and free, award-winning fully certified EHR help more than 22,000 medical providers more efficiently manage the business and clinical sides of their practice. Kareo has received extensive industry recognition, including the Deloitte Technology Fast 500, Inc. 500/5000, Forbes Top 100 Most Promising Companies, and Black Book #1 Integrated EHR, Practice Management and Billing Vendor. Headquartered in Irvine, California, the Kareo mission is to help providers spend their time focused on patients, not paperwork. For more information, visit www.kareo.com..