gloStream, an electronic medical record and practice management solutions provider has been selected by the Maryland Health Care Commission (MHCC) to participate in the Maryland Electronic Health Record Adoption Acceleration Program. gloStream was selected by MHCC to collaborate on the EHR initiatives, including the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services EHR Demonstration, because of gloStream's exceptional business practices and willingness to assist physicians in overcoming the barriers that most practices face with acquiring an EHR.
Bloomfield Hills, MI (PRWEB) August 14, 2008 -- gloStream, Inc. (gloStream), an http://www.glostream.com [electronic medical record] (EMR) and practice management (PM) solutions provider announced today that it has been selected by the Maryland Health Care Commission (MHCC) to participate in the Maryland Electronic Health Record Adoption Acceleration Program. The program is aimed at providing state-based doctors with the tools needed to improve efficiency, productivity and overall patient care. The program also is aimed at development of a statewide health information exchange. gloStream was considered alongside other http://www.glostream.com [EMR vendors] after successfully completing a stringent evaluation process.
gloStream was selected by MHCC to collaborate on the EHR initiatives, including the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services EHR Demonstration, because of its exceptional business practices and willingness to assist physicians in overcoming the barriers that most practices face with acquiring an EHR. In addition, gloStream's strategy for implementation, service and support is extremely consumer-focused with a nationwide network of local technology partners who are on-call and available, 24 hours a day, seven days a week. All Maryland doctors will have access to client support in the form of a local partner who is available to visit the practice in person.
"We're thrilled to partner with the MHCC and look forward to working with the doctors in Maryland learn about new technology that will bring wanted positive process changes to their offices," said Mike Sappington, gloStream's CEO. "As part of this effort, our teams will be reaching out to doctors across the state of Maryland to demonstrate how our fully customizable products, built entirely on the latest technology, will allow them to save time and money and bring order and comfort back to their very busy offices."
About the Maryland Health Care Commission (MHCC):
The MHCC is an independent state regulatory agency whose mission is to plan for health system needs, promote informed decision-making, increase accountability, and improve access in a rapidly changing health care environment by providing timely and accurate information on availability, cost and quality of services to policy makers, purchasers, providers and the public. For more information, visit http://mhcc.maryland.gov/index.html.
Bloomfield Hills, Mich.-based gloStream provides physicians and healthcare facilities with electronic medical record software and practice management solutions delivered and supported through a nationwide network of local technology partners. gloStream solutions are secure, easy-to-use applications built on the latest Microsoft software. With a simple user interface, robust voice recognition technology, and single-click access to all patient data, gloStream products help doctors improve patient care by streamlining workflow and creating efficiencies in office administration. gloEMR version 4.0 from gloStream is a CCHIT Certified product for CCHIT Ambulatory EHR 2007. For more information, visit www.glostream.com or call 877-glo-EMR1.
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