January 31st, 2013, Vancouver, BC,Jostle is excited to announce that innovative heathcare provider Emerus has rolled out Jostle’s People Engagement® intranet platform to improve communication, employee engagement, and knowledge sharing across its rapidly growing organization.
Emerus specializes in the delivery of emergency medical and inpatient care. A network of licensed hospitals and free-standing emergency rooms provide convenient access to care for patients of all ages and acuity levels. Under its flagship brand or through partnerships with large healthcare systems, Emerus puts its focus on the complete patient experience. A high demand for its advanced approach to emergency medical care has necessitated a rapid expansion for the growing company. Emerus is known for employing technology to enhance best practices and is utilizing Jostle to enhance its employee communications with real-time information exchange across teams in multiple locations.
Jostle is helping Emerus by providing a simple, elegant platform that connects employees, shares news and articulates workplace culture. “As a creator of game-changing intranet software, we love to work with companies that are growing fast and disrupting their own industies. Enabling teamwork, uncovering expertise, and surfacing key information are so important to growth and innnovation,” commented Jostle CEO Brad Palmer.
“Our culture is so important to who we are and what we do. We needed a dynamic way to share our stories and provide people with the information they needed to continue to advance the delivery of compassionate care,” said Joellyn Champagne, executive vice president of Human Resources at Emerus. Thanks to Jostle’s elegant usability, the Emerus leadership team can now recognize team contributions in real time, stay connected to their vibrant workplace culture and more effectively communicate initiatives and successes. “Jostle has been extremely easy and fun to use, both from an administrator standpoint as well as an employee,” added Champagne. “The biggest win, though, has been the relationship building and collaboration, which is resulting in increased employee engagement and camaraderie.”
To learn more about how Jostle can help companies like Emerus energize and align workplace culture, visit www.jostle.me.
About Jostle Corporation
Jostle’s cloud-based People Engagement® platform is a next-generation intranet that helps organizations around the globe enable their employees and drive their culture, in simple and engaging ways. Jostle’s innovative approach results from an experienced team that brings three essential ingredients together – enterprise leadership, user experience design, and web-enabled software architecture. To share in our magic please visit us online at www.jostle.me. Based in Vancouver, British Columbia, Jostle’s enterprise platform does what intranets always dreamed of doing, but never could.
Compassionate care defines the healthcare experience and the commitment of the people of Emerus. From a wide variety of medical care, and across different brands, a patient-centered approach is what defines and drives Emerus, which specializes in the delivery of emergency medical and inpatient care. Emerus puts its focus on the complete patient experience delivered by experienced medical staff that actualizes the brand’s promise to patients through the care they provide every day. Emerus is based in The Woodlands, Texas, and provides care to citizens in communities across Texas. More information is available at www.emerus.com.