Honors &


Here are a few reasons clients and consultants stay with Nordic.

Award-winning quality of work Award-winning growth Award-winning workplace


Award-winning quality of work

KLAS Reviewed Collected about Nordic by KLAS 2014-2018 © KLAS Enterprises, LLC. All rights reserved. www.KLASresearch.com

Highest Rated by KLAS AMS & Help Desk 2018Highest rated by KLAS for Epic Go-Forward Application Managed Services • 2018

Nordic led all firms in application managed services (AMS) with an overall score of 93.5. In the report, Nordic had the most validated sites of any firm that provides go-forward support for Epic.  Nordic has also outperformed the market average in giving clients’ their money’s worth, meeting service delivery timelines, quality of service staff, executive involvement, strategic expertise, and overall satisfaction. Over 75 percent of clients rated Nordic 90 or higher out of 100 for overall performance. Read our press release here. AMS & Help Desk 2018 report, © KLAS Enterprises, LLC. All rights reserved.


KLAS Leader Assessment & Strategic Planning 2018#1 in KLAS for HIT Assessment & Strategy Planning • 2018

Nordic received the highest rating with a score of 98.1 in the KLAS report that seeks to answer the question which health IT consulting firms partner to exceed expectations. All reporting clients stated that Nordic met or exceeded their expectations with a majority stating that Nordic exceeded expectations. Nordic received high marks across the board from clients for quality of service staff, executive involvement, and strategic expertise. Read our press release here. HIT Assessment & Strategic Planning 2018 report, © KLAS Enterprises, LLC. All rights reserved.


KLAS Leader True Partnership 2018#1 in KLAS for True Partnership • Healthcare Consulting and Services • 2018

Healthcare organizations identified Nordic as a true partner more than any other consulting firm in the KLAS report, which included 131 firms mentioned by nearly 250 healthcare organizations. The report cites Nordic's deep Epic expertise, strong client relationships, and emphasis on client success as key reasons. Among Nordic's offerings, the report recognizes Nordic's work in HIT advisory, revenue cycle optimization, HIT support and staffing, and implementation leadership. Read our press release here. Healthcare Consulting and Services 2018 report, © KLAS Enterprises, LLC. All rights reserved.


KLAS Top Performer Clinical Optimization 2017KLAS Top Performer – Clinical Optimization, Revenue Cycle Optimization • Best in KLAS • 2017

KLAS recognized Nordic as the only firm to be a top performer in both Clinical Optimization and Revenue Cycle Optimization in the 2017 Best in KLAS report. In the report, Nordic had the most validated engagements in the Clinical Optimization category and was one of only three firms with at least 10 validated engagements in the Revenue Cycle category. Not only did Nordic post scores of 92 or higher in both optimization categories, but in HIT Advisory Services as well. Read our press release here. Healthcare IT Advisory 2016 report, © KLAS Enterprises, LLC. All rights reserved.


KLAS Top Performer HIT Advisory 2016.pngKLAS Top Performer • Healthcare IT Advisory Services • 2016

Nordic’s Advisory Services was rated a top performing comprehensive vendor for overall performance in the KLAS Healthcare IT Advisory 2016 report. Nordic matched the highest percentage of clients identifying what KLAS refers to as a “Sweet Spot” of Providing Knowledgeable and Expert Resources. Another “Sweet Spot” in which Nordic was mentioned above all but one firm is Overall Communication and Executive Touch Points. The report praises Nordic’s consultants for their ability to mesh with client team members and features clients describing their meaningful partnerships with Nordic as opposed to a transactional relationship. Read our press release here. Healthcare IT Advisory 2016 report, © KLAS Enterprises, LLC. All rights reserved.


KLAS Top Performer Optimization 2016KLAS Top Performer • Optimization Services • 2016

Nordic’s Optimization Solutions has been recognized as a top performer in terms of producing the highest positive impact on efficiency and outcomes with over 80 percent of clients reporting a significant positive impact, according to the 2016 KLAS report, Optimization Services 2016 Driving Outcomes from Implementation to Performance Improvement. Nordic has a rating of 92.9 for overall performance, and no other firm has more than its 13 validated client engagements in the report. Read our press release here. Optimization Services 2016, © KLAS Enterprises, LLC. All rights reserved.


KLAS Top Performance Epic Advisory 2016.pngKLAS Top Performer • Epic IT Advisory Services • 2016

In the Epic Services 2016 report, we debuted in the IT Advisory Services category as a top performer with a 92.6, showing particularly strong depth in the area of revenue cycle optimization. Additionally, we were covered in Implementation and Staffing with scores that continued to improve over the last two reports (in which we were #1). KLAS also described us as a “strong performer” in our preliminary showing within the Enterprise Implementation Leadership category. Read our press release here. Epic Consulting 2016, © KLAS Enterprises, LLC. All rights reserved. 


Black Book 2017.pngBlack Book No. 1 in Epic IT Advisory Services • 2017

Black Book, an independent market research and public opinion research company, has ranked Nordic No. 1 in client satisfaction for Epic IT Advisory Services for 2017, Black Book announced at HIMSS18. The rankings are based on Black Book’s surveys of healthcare executives and personnel to offer qualitative insight into the industry’s top vendors through 18 key performance indicators.

Many consulting firms out there want to be my best friend, but at this point, when I need consulting resources, I go to Nordic Consulting. I have looked at lots of résumés from lots of companies, and the best people have been brought to me by Nordic Consulting. I have come to feel that while I could spend a lot of time reading through résumés from various vendors, Nordic Consulting has recently provided me with the highest-quality people.


KLAS Leader Revenue Cycle 2014.pngKLAS Category Leader • Other Implementation • 2014

In the 2014 Best in KLAS report, Nordic was recognized as a KLAS Category Leader for Other Implementation, a category which includes all non-clinical work. This includes services and methodology in revenue cycle, integration, lab and reporting. Best in KLAS 2014 Software and Services © KLAS Enterprises, LLC. All rights reserved.



Ranked #1 in KLAS 2012-2014#1 in KLAS for Epic Services • Staffing and Implementation Support • 2012-2014

We are proud that Nordic was ranked #1 in Epic Staffing and Implementation Support in each KLAS Report on Epic consulting from 2012-2014. Epic Consulting 2014 © KLAS Enterprises, LLC. Our scores continued to improve in the years that followed.



Award-winning growth

INC 5000 2015-2016Inc. 5000 fastest-growing private companies in America • 2015 (#631) • 2016 (#1459) 

For the third consecutive year, Nordic has been recognized as one of the fastest-growing privately held companies in the nation on the annual Inc. 5000 list, America’s most prestigious ranking of fastest-growing private companies. The ranking is based on revenue growth over the previous three years through the end of 2015. Nordic’s revenue grew 263 percent during that stretch.


INC 500 2014Inc. 500 fastest-growing private companies in America • 2014 (#46)

In 2014 Nordic made its first appearance on the Inc. 500 as the 46th fastest-growing privately held company in the nation. The ranking measured revenue growth over the previous three years through the end of 2013. Nordic’s revenue grew 5,593 percent during that stretch. Nordic ranked eighth out of 38 health companies on the list.


HCI 2018HCI 100 highest grossing healthcare IT companies • 2014 • 2015 • 2016 • 2017 • 2018

In each of the past five years, Nordic has been recognized on Healthcare Informatics’ HCI 100. The list is a ranking of the 100 companies with the highest revenues derived from healthcare IT products and services earned in the U.S. over the previous year.


RightSourcing National Supplier Award • 2014 • 2015

In each of the last two years, Nordic has been one of three companies honored with RightSourcing’s National Supplier Award out of the more than a thousand companies that serve RightSourcing’s healthcare clients that were eligible for the honor. The award recipients were selected based on customer service rankings. Nordic won the Gold Supplier Award in 2015 and the Silver Supplier Award in 2014.

Award-winning workplace

INC 2017.pngInc. Best Workplaces • 2017 • 2018

Nordic was named one of Inc. magazine’s national Best Workplaces for each of the past two years. Nordic is one of only 11 firms with over 500 employees to be included on the list, which measures workplace culture through employee surveys on topics such as trust in senior leadership, career development, communication, and benefits and perks.




ModernHealthcare2014-2017.pngModern Healthcare’s Best Places to Work in Healthcare • 2014 • 2015 • 2016 • 2017

In each of the past four years, Nordic has been named one of the 100 companies and organizations included in the Best Places to Work in Healthcare. The recognition program honors workplaces throughout the healthcare industry that empower their employees to provide patients and customers with the best possible care, products and services.



Beckers2016-2018.pngBecker’s Healthcare’s 150 Top Places to Work in Healthcare • 2016 • 2017 • 2018

Nordic was one of only 10 consulting companies to make the 2018 list, which features a wide array of organizations including healthcare providers and vendors from across the nation. Becker’s judged companies based on benefits offerings, wellness initiatives, and efforts to improve professional development, diversity and inclusion, work-life balance, and a sense of community among employees.



MadisonMagazine2018.pngMadison Magazine Best Places to Work • 2016 • 2017 • 2018

Nordic was ranked No. 7 in Madison Magazine’s list of the 10 best places to work in the Madison area in the large size workplace category, which includes all businesses with more than 100 employees. Businesses were ranked across six engagement categories based on a 60-question survey submitted to employees.



BubblerAwards2017.pngBubbler Awards: Best Places to Work for Young Professionals in Wisconsin • 2017

Nordic was one of the winners of the 2017 Bubbler Awards, recognizing the top 10 best places to work for young professionals in Wisconsin, presented by NEWaukee. Winners were selected by a group of young professional leaders from across the state of Wisconsin. Nordic was the only company in Dane County to be recognized.



TopWorkplace2017.pngMilwaukee Journal Sentinel Top Workplace • 2017

Nordic was named to the annual list of the Top Workplaces in southeastern Wisconsin. The list was determined by feedback from a survey of Nordic’s Madison-area employees. Nordic is ranked 10th on the list among companies of similar size. In addition, Nordic received the Communication Award for scoring highest on keeping employees well-informed about important decisions.



Comparably Work-Life BalanceComparably Work-Life Balance Award • 2018

Based on employee surveys, Nordic was named one of the best companies in the nation for work-life balance by Comparably among companies with 500 or more employees.



Comparably Best CEOComparably Best CEO Award • 2018

Bruce Cerullo was recognized as one of the best CEOs in the nation by Comparably.com. Bruce ranks in the top 50 in the large companies category and is honored among CEOs from such tech giants such as Amazon, Google, Microsoft, and Apple.