New Care Logistics President Samantha Platzke to Lead Company in Emerging Hospital Command Center Market

ATLANTA, February 25, 2021 — Care Logistics, a healthcare innovator and leader in technology and processes that optimize patient progression and throughput, today announced the appointment of its new president, Samantha Platzke.

After leading the company for over a decade, Karl Straub announced his retirement at the end of 2020, at which point, Platzke assumed her new position. Throughout Straub’s tenure, Care Logistics has played a pivotal role in the evolution of the dynamic hospital operational command center market.

Care Logistics and Jvion team together to improve patient lives

By combining Care Logistics' proven process and purpose-built Care Advance software with Jvion's leading clinical AI machine, providers and patient progression leaders have access to a unique solution which empowers them with the insights to predict patient risk and take the most effective actions to keep patients on track toward length of stay goals.   

Care Logistics named Preferred Business Partner by the Virginia Hospital & Healthcare Association's (VHHA) Shared Services Corporation

RICHMOND, Va., Aug. 29, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The Virginia Hospital & Healthcare Association (VHHA), through the Virginia Hospital Shared Services Corporation, (VHHA Shared Services) has selected Care Logistics as a preferred partner to support Virginia hospitals and health systems in the improvement of operational efficiency and patient throughput.

New York Hospital System Partners with Care Logistics

ALPHARETTA, Ga., Aug. 3, 2017 -- Care Logistics, a company that helps hospitals create a better patient experience by more efficiently managing care coordination and patient throughput, announced today that Catholic Health Services (CHS) selected them as their strategic partner in a comprehensive initiative to transform care delivery and lower the cost of care.

Bethesda Health Profiled by HFMA: “Put the Patient First, and All Good Things Will Follow”

Boynton Beach, Fla., December 29, 2015— Bethesda Health has been recognized for its remarkable “Commitment to Care” (C2C) transformation initiative in the fall issue of Sunspots magazine by The Florida Chapter of the Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA). The article, written by Bethesda Health CFO Joanne Aquilina, explains why today’s hospital financial leaders must focus more on operations, patient care and quality control to guide financial success.

Care Logistics Presenting at the Conference of Metropolitan & Regional Hospital Associations Annual Meeting

Atlanta, December 2, 2015—Care Logistics announced that it was invited to speak and will be participating in the Conference of Metropolitan & Regional Hospital Associations Annual Meeting in Amelia Island, Fla., from Dec. 2-4. The event is designed to share and exchange ideas with various hospital associations and industry leaders throughout the country.

Care Logistics Participating in Hospital 100 Leadership & Strategy Conference

Atlanta, October 15, 2015—Care Logistics announced it will be participating in the Hospital 100 Leadership and Strategy Conference in Key Biscayne, Fla., from Oct. 19-21. The event is one of the industry’s premiere conferences for hospital executives to share and discuss the innovations and strategies that will for a successful future in the new era of healthcare.