Navigation Links
Community Medical Center (Scranton) Selects SIS Perioperative Solution
Date:2/5/2009

ATLANTA, Feb. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Community Medical Center (CMC) has selected Surgical Information Systems (SIS) to be the perioperative systems provider for its 299-bed facility located in Scranton, PA.

(Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080722/SISLOGO )

CMC chose the SIS Solution because of its proven ability to impact financial, clinical and operational efficiencies in the surgery department. In addition to purchasing the AHA-endorsed SIS Surgical Scheduling and HFMA Peer Reviewed Rules-Based Charging, CMC will be among the first to implement SIS Trax, a new and fully integrated tissue tracking system offered by SIS. CMC Vice President of Information Systems, Joseph Fisne, said that the hospital's perioperative staff is looking forward to realizing tangible benefits with the SIS Solution.

"Management in the OR can't wait to start using SIS Analytics to pull actionable data for reporting on SCIP initiatives and other regulatory compliance issues," said Fisne. "From my perspective SIS' ability to integrate easily with legacy systems and show immediate value in the form of ROI was of critical importance."

SIS CEO Ed Daihl said that the tough economic landscape is causing many hospitals to seek technologies that display the capability to bring about a quick return on investment. Financial savings in the OR bring significant benefits for the entire hospital.

"On average, the perioperative department represents up to 70 percent of a hospital's total revenue and up to 35 percent of supply costs," said Daihl. "The importance of leveraging an automated OR system that can reduce lost charges and increase revenue through improved room and staff utilization can't be overstated. The SIS Solution has consistently proven its ability to show hospitals a full ROI within the first year."

About SIS

SIS provides software solutions that are uniquely designed to add value at every point of the perioperative process. Developed specifically for the complex surgical environment, all SIS solutions - including anesthesia - are architected on a single database and integrate easily with other hospital systems. SIS offers the only surgical scheduling system endorsed by the American Hospital Association (AHA), and a rules-based charging system that has been granted Peer Reviewed status by the Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA).

For more information visit our website, www.SISFirst.com.

About Community Medical Center

Community Medical Center Healthcare System is a leading provider of quality healthcare services in Northeastern Pennsylvania. A not-for-profit corporation located in Scranton, CMC offers a complete continuum of educational, diagnostic, therapeutic and rehabilitative services and programs. CMC has the region's only Neonatology Unit. The Emergency Medicine Department is home to the Northeast Pennsylvania Trauma Center. CMC provides complete cardiac services, including open heart surgery. For more information visit http://www.cmchealthsys.org/.


'/>"/>
SOURCE Surgical Information Systems
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Sanofi-aventis Partners with the Hispanic Community in Bronx to Increase Health Awareness, Access to Resources and Help Improve Patient Care
2. Hiawatha Community Hospital Brings Medication Safety to the Bedside With IntelliDOT Barcode Point-of-Care System
3. YMCA Helps Community Members Tackle Economic Stress
4. Kaiser Permanente Approves $43 Million in Community Benefit Grants in Fourth Quarter 2008
5. Community Voices: Healthcare for the Underserved Announces Second Annual Freedoms Voice Conference and Awards Gala
6. New Chicago School of Professional Psychology Forensic Center Opens Doors to the Community
7. Dr. Patrick Cobb Named President of Community Oncology Alliance
8. Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida Partners with Community Providers to Offer Low-Cost BlueSelect Health Plan for Hillsborough and Pinellas Counties
9. Caritas Christi, 1199SEIU, Area Trades Council to Announce Historic New Accord to Improve Health Care for Community, Patients, Health Workers
10. Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield Associates Pledge More Than $900,000 to Community Organizations
11. Methodist Health System Prostate Cancer Screening Program Wins Statewide Community Service Award
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:3/30/2017)... ... March 30, 2017 , ... ... eve of Autism Awareness Month, representatives from Organic Consumers Association, National Health Freedom ... For Health Foundation, A Voice for Choice, Moms Across America, Freedom and Ethics ...
(Date:3/30/2017)... ... March 30, 2017 , ... ... letter to President Trump expressing their support for an independent Vaccine Safety Commission. ... scientists and one medical journalist, will hold a press conference at 9:00 ...
(Date:3/29/2017)... NY (PRWEB) , ... March 29, 2017 , ... ... men’s and women’s professional squash, announced it has enlisted New York City-based sports ... The agency will develop and procure sponsorship opportunities for the Professional Squash Association ...
(Date:3/29/2017)... , ... March 30, 2017 , ... Youth Futures International ... success and feedback from high school and college students who have participated in the ... July 7-23 and YFI is now accepting applications for enrollment. Visit http://www.ghana.yfiexperience.org ...
(Date:3/29/2017)... Baton Rouge, Louisiana (PRWEB) , ... March 29, ... ... trademarked HeartBoost in three Hours at a Walgreens store in Mississippi. AngioGenesis Labs, ... campaign at Walgreens Stores in two southeastern states. Ingredients in HeartBoost, an over ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:3/29/2017)... Mar. 29, 2017 Research and Markets has announced ... Patients Treated at Proton Therapy Centers & Forecast" report to their ... The South Korean ... current market size in 2016. The Untapped Proton Therapy Market for ... USD in 2016. Proton Therapy plays an important role ...
(Date:3/29/2017)... 29, 2017  The leader in accelerated orthodontics, OrthoAccel ... Sam Daher , Manal Ibrahim , Kenji ... will be the featured microlecture presenters at the AcceleDent ... of Orthodontists (AAO) Annual Session, April 21-25, 2017. Orthodontists ... beginning daily at 11:20 a.m. On the opening morning ...
(Date:3/29/2017)... 2017  Maxor National Pharmacy Services, LLC ("Maxor"), a ... named Leah Bailey as General Counsel.  Bailey will ... company. With more than 13 years of ... focused on health care, Bailey joins the Maxor team ... Bailey advised the PBM, Specialty, and Mail Order business ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: