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Canvas Provides Health Care Organizations With The Ability To Securely Collect Patient Sensitive Health Information For EMR Systems On Mobile Devices.

Herndon, VA (PRWEB) May 11, 2010 -- Canvas announced today it had released a new configurable version of their mobile service allowing subscribers the ability to support HIPAA HITECH compliant mobile applications on the Canvas service. The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) of 1996 requires that healthcare organizations enforce a number of safeguards to secure Protected Health Information (PHI), providing that level of security in a mobile environment has only been available to date through the use point solutions designed to meet one need.    With this latest release of Canvas, healthcare organizations, Electronic Medical Record (EMR) providers and others in the health care arena can now create their own custom mobile applications or choose one from The Healthcare and Life Sciences section of the Canvas Mobile App Store assured that their information collected is safe and secure.

With Canvas, disconnected healthcare workers in a hospital, health care facility or at a remote setting such as a patient’s home can collect key information regarding patients, schedule appointments, record medications, as well as pull up key medical history information in a completely customizable environment.

“Many of our behavioral healthcare clients find that they frequently are called upon to deliver services out of their offices. ClinicTracker Mobile provides a HIPAA compliant solution to record those services delivered anywhere the provider goes. Powered by Canvas, ClinicTracker Mobile can be uniquely customized to capture progress notes, patient information, appointment notes, transportation services, and much more. This easy to use application is fully integrated with our ClinicTracker product suite for improved efficiency, better security, and improved patient care. “said Mark Shriro, Director of Marketing for ClinicTracker.

Among other HIPAA data security requirements, Canvas now provides the ability to encrypt and secure patient data both on mobile devices (Android,Windows Smartphones, Blackberry and Windows based PC, tablets or netbooks) and within their cloud based reporting and integration platform. With this upgrade, Canvas further protects mobile devices against unwarranted access providing further assurances to clients that their data is safe no matter where or how they are collecting it.

Some examples of mobile users and apps that are now possible with Canvas:

  • Visiting nurses filling out patient records on their Blackberry at a client’s home.
  • Mobile doctors who want to pull up the history of medication subscribed from a patient’s record and do it on their Android.
  • Medical device manufacturers’ recording what equipment was associated with what client.
  • Substance abuse specialists wanting to record their next appointment and pull up records of past appointments.

“Our current subscribers already have the ability to find or create their own mobile applications quickly and easily, with this upgrade we open up the opportunity for Healthcare groups to experience this same flexibility in an environment that provides the protection these organizations need. “stated James Quigley CEO of Canvas.

About JAG Products, LLC and ClinicTracker
JAG Products, developer of ClinicTracker, BillingTracker, AlertTracker, ReviewTracker, and more, has been meeting the needs of behavioral health agencies since 1998. Its flagship product, ClinicTracker, is an agency-wide solution that has won high praise for its intuitive interface, time-saving array of functions, and responsive support. All of JAG’s solutions promote accountability, efficiency, and improved patient care. Learn more at or

About Canvas
Canvas makes it easy to publish data collection apps on wireless smartphones and other mobile devices such as laptops, tablets, bar code scanning devices, and netbooks. Canvas reduces paper consumption, redundant data entry, and excess processes for businesses and mobile professionals. The Canvas software service enables mobile professionals to collect information using their mobile devices, analyze that data on the Canvas web site, and share information across their business community. Canvas also offers the first mobile business app store of its kind allowing business users to find mobile applications that work on a wide variety of mobile devices, with every application being customizable by Canvas users. Founded in October, 2008, Canvas Solutions, Inc is headquartered in Herndon, VA. Learn more at

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