DETROIT, July 2, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Covisint Corporation (Nasdaq:COVS), a provider of a leading cloud engagement platform, today announced that CitiusTech, a leading provider of healthcare technology services and solutions has joined Covisint's Certified Service Partner Program. CitiusTech will help healthcare organizations and payers gain competitive advantage by leveraging the Covisint platform to enhance healthcare workflows and facilitate more seamless exchange of information across payers, providers, physicians and other stakeholders, thus significantly improving patient care and reducing healthcare costs.

"Our cloud platform is a key enabler to connecting healthcare and the transformation that is underway across the industry," said Covisint CEO Sam Inman. "CitiusTech's capabilities and people bring a wealth of healthcare knowledge and expertise, and having them join our services partner network strengthens the delivery of our platform in healthcare."

The partnership will focus on delivering Covisint services with support for reselling subscription services being rolled out later in the year. CitiusTech consultants will be trained and certified on Covisint technology and methodologies with Covisint providing dedicated support resources.

"We are really excited to partner with Covisint," said Rizwan Koita, CEO, CitiusTech. "Our joint vision of facilitating cloud capabilities for collaboration and engagement resonates strongly with the emerging needs of the healthcare industry."  

CitiusTech and Covisint have collaborated across several key engineering and professional services initiatives in healthcare over the past three years. The new partnership will enable clients to benefit from the strong health information exchange (HIE) platform capabilities of Covisint and the enterprise solution design and system integration capabilities of CitiusTech.

Covisint

Covisint provides the leading cloud engagement platform for creating and enabling new mission-critical external business processes.  Our solutions enable organizations to connect, engage, and collaborate with the critical external audiences that define their success -- including customers, business partners, and suppliers. Covisint allows its clients to establish a secure, reliable, integrated presence in the cloud, and offer the kind of engaging information experiences that people everywhere have come to expect. Learn more at www.covisint.com .

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CitiusTech

CitiusTech is a specialist provider of healthcare technology services and solutions to healthcare IT vendors, providers, ACOs, health plans and life sciences companies. CitiusTech offers a wide range of healthcare technology services including healthcare software development, healthcare interoperability, Meaningful Use compliance, BI / analytics, care management and consumer health. With strong healthcare domain expertise across technologies, applications and standards, CitiusTech delivers best-in-class solutions with an unmatched cost advantage to global healthcare clients. For more information, visit www.citiustech.com.

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