NASHVILLE, Tenn.—(BusinessWire)—HealthStream, Inc. (NASDAQ: HSTM), the leading provider of learning solutions for the healthcare industry, today announced that it has been selected by HealthSouth Corporation (OTC: HLSH.PK) to provide learning solutions to their employees, with a two-year contract signed by both parties. The contract extends through March 2007 and thereafter through two annual renewal periods.
HealthStream reiterates its 2005 financial expectations that include revenue growth of 15 to 20 percent over 2004 and turning net income positive during 2005.
HealthStream (NASDAQ: HSTM) is a leading provider of learning solutions for the healthcare industry. As of September 30, 2004, approximately 1,057,000 contracted healthcare professionals have selected the Internet-based HealthStream Learning Center™, HealthStream’s learning platform. The Company’s learning products and services are used by healthcare organizations to meet the full range of their training needs, while, concurrently, supporting business objectives. Once subscribed to the HealthStream Learning Center™, customers benefit from increased compliance, reduced risks, and improved learning effectiveness. In addition, HealthStream has pioneered a new collaboration with pharmaceutical and medical device companies to assist them in product launch and market education initiatives within the Company’s nationwide network of hospital customers. Nine of the top ten medical device companies and eight of the top ten pharmaceutical companies are among the organizations in HealthStream’s growing customer base. (www.healthstream.com)
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