Downers Grove, Ill. - Upp Technology, inc., a leader in IT solutions for Public Health, announced today that the state of Tennessee’s Public Health Emergency Preparedness Division has renewed a 5-year contract with Upp Technology, extending the state’s relationship with Upp Technology to the year 2017. The state will continue to utilize Upp Technology’s irms|360™ Enterprise solution, deploying the irms|PM™ Patient Management software, along with state-of-the-art web technology to manage critical supplies, people and processes.

irms|360 Enterprise is a single source solution that connects disparate data systems into a secure, enterprise-wide data repository, transforming data into real-time actionable intelligence for the ultimate in communication, collaboration and informed decision making. The commercial-off-the-shelf (COTS) software system is easy-to-use, can be deployed in any environment and delivers the first comprehensive, healthcare management suite to view and manage inventory, asset, patient, and program data in one single location.

irms|PM provides the state with a patient management solution to quickly and efficiently manage registration, treatment, transfer and discharge of an unlimited number of patients in day-to-day operations and in temporary emergency facilities. By systematically recording data associated with every patient, the solution