uPerform Forms Strategic Alliance with McGraw-Hill Education

December 11, 2012
by Jim Jarrett

Customers to Benefit from Online Content Output

Elkridge, MD., December 11, 2012 – uPerform Solutions, Inc., a global developer of learning and performance software solutions used by more than half of the Fortune 100, today announced a strategic alliance with McGraw-Hill Higher Education. The alliance brings value to McGraw-Hill Higher Education’s customers by facilitating access to best-in-class digital education content through McGraw-Hill Connect, a digital teaching and learning environment that saves students and instructors time while improving performance over a variety of critical outcomes. It also reinforces uPerform’s commitment to expanding its alliances across multiple industries and disciplines.

McGraw-Hill Higher Education will first use uPerform™ Express to author the 2013 Health Professions editions of digital education products, including Computers in the Medical Office (CiMO) and Medical Insurance and Insurance in the Medical Office.

The uPerform™ Express content output supports delivery of McKesson Medisoft exercises through McGraw-Hill Connect. Connect is available across McGraw-Hill Higher Education titles and is also available for some of McGraw-Hill Education’s K-12 titles.

“Adding McGraw-Hill Higher Education to our impressive list of uPerform partners helps us create a rich ecosystem of online interactive medical office education products for McGraw-Hill Higher Education customers,” said Patrick Dunlap, uPerform’s Vice President of Channel Sales and Professional Services. “Plus, the partnership brings additional opportunities for customers to benefit from the content creation capabilities available in both uPerform™ and uPerform™ Express.”

“Partnering with uPerform is a natural fit for us and our customers,” said Michael Ledbetter, Managing Director, Health Professions and Nursing, McGraw-Hill Higher Education. “Many of our customers that we have worked with for a number of years will be using uPerform™ Express digital content for their online education.”

About McGraw-Hill Higher Education

McGraw-Hill Education is a digital learning company that draws on its more than 100 years of educational expertise to offer solutions which improve learning outcomes around the world. McGraw-Hill is the adaptive education technology leader with the vision for creating a highly personalized learning experience that prepares students of all ages for the world that awaits. The company has offices across North America, India, China, Europe, the Middle East and South America, and makes its learning solutions available in more than 65 languages. For additional information, visit www.mheducation.com.

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