Portal will Help Healthcare Providers Reduce Integration and Interoperability Costs and Improve Continuation of Care
CHICAGO, April 6 /PRNewswire/ -- HIMSS -- Infotech Global, Inc. (IGI) today announced the launch of the ORBIT(R) Affiliated Physician's portal, a software solution that provides an efficient way to exchange healthcare information inside hospitals and with health information networks. This solution will allow healthcare providers to be more easily connected to one another so that they can provide better care while benefiting from reduced integration costs.
Until now, the sharing of patient information between healthcare network participants has been hindered by the steep costs and complexities of proprietary data and integration services. Integration between IGI ORBIT(R) and Intel(R) SOA Expressway for Healthcare addresses this problem with an efficient, scalable, SOA based solution that connects and translates data as it moves across a healthcare network. IGI ORBIT(R) utilizes Intel(R) SOA Expressway for Healthcare to retrieve data for portal display from a variety of hospital systems including EHR, EMR, database, or HL7 based sources.
The solution has already been successfully piloted with several healthcare providers, including at a hospital system and its trading partners in Monmouth County, New Jersey. The Affiliated Physicians portal boasts a return on investment with as little as ten affiliated physician's connected.
"We are excited about taking this offering to the hospital and IDN market. In this current economy, more than ever, we feel that hospitals must find a way to build closers ties with their affiliated physicians in order to improve the quality of care, while maximizing hospital revenue," said Arthur Kapoor, CEO of IGI.
"It's a powerful combination -- IGI's portal framework enables rapid sharing of healthcare information and Intel(R) SOA Exp
|SOURCE Infotech Global, Inc.|
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