Government Health Agencies Choose SiteScape

Jul 06, 2004

SiteScape, a provider of secure Web-based workflow and collaboration solutions, has announced that the company has recently won contracts from the Centers for Disease Control and (CDC), National Institutes of Health (NIH), and National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS). The government health agencies have deployed SiteScape Enterprise Forum, the company's flagship collaboration software product. The SiteScape Enterprise Forum collaborative solution is designed to enable globally dispersed organizations within the government community to function more effectively. By delivering Web-based collaborative features that are platform-independent, browser-based, and secure, Forum allows employees, customers, business partners, and suppliers to share information.

NIEHS uses SiteScape Enterprise Forum for their environmental toxicology program with various chemical studies. The National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS) is one of 27 Institutes and Centers of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), a component of the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS). The NIH comprises the Office of the Director and 27 Institutes and Centers. It is also a component of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. CDC selected Forum for its functionality and workflow for communication with state public health officials regarding pertinent medical events. CDC serves as the national focus for developing and applying disease prevention and control, environmental health, and health promotion and education activities designed to improve the health of the people of the United States.