Navigation Links
Sunquest Information Systems Enters Into Business Relationship with Valley Medical Center of Washington
Date:1/28/2010

Sunquest announced Valley Medical Center has licensed Sunquest Collection Manager™ automated specimen collection software

(PRWEB) January 28, 2010 -- Sunquest, a leading provider of healthcare diagnostic information technology and outreach solutions, announced that Valley Medical Center, in Renton, Washington, has licensed Sunquest Collection Manager™ automated specimen collection software. Valley Medical Center selected Collection Manager as part of a quality initiative to improve labeling of specimens coming to the laboratory from the emergency department.

Valley Medical Center is the largest nonprofit healthcare provider between Seattle and Tacoma, serving over 400,000 residents. In addition to the hospital, the Medical Center operates a network of more than two dozen primary care, urgent care and specialty clinics throughout Southeast King County. Located in Renton, Washington, VMC offers medical, surgical and 24-hour emergency care as a Level III Trauma Center.

“Our quality department did extensive research based on feedback from the laboratory concerning mislabeled specimens,” said VMC’s project manager Denise E. Bell. “We decided to invest in newer technology to improve specimen collection and ensure that technicians would have access to labels when and where they need them. Collection Manager™ rectified our labeling issues.” The new software is currently deployed in the emergency department, but will be expanded throughout the organization in 2010.

“We are pleased that Valley Medical Center has selected Collection Manager software,” commented Kelly Feist, vice president of marketing for Sunquest. “After implementing Collection Manager, our customers have reported achieving significant across-the-board successes in their collection processes, including zero mislabeled specimens, eliminating redundant testing, processes and steps, reducing staffing requirements, and logging faster turnaround times.”

About Sunquest Information Systems
Sunquest Information Systems, Inc. delivers market leading diagnostic information technology and outreach solutions designed and implemented to fulfill the business objectives of today’s healthcare leaders. Headquartered in Tucson, Arizona, the company has offices in: Raleigh, North Carolina; Norwich, United Kingdom; and Bangalore, India. Sunquest serves the global marketplace with reliable technology required for mission critical applications. These solutions provide the foundation to optimize the healthcare experience, deliver safe, effective, and timely patient care, expand community reach, and transform the delivery of healthcare with predictive and personalized medicine.

For more information please visit www.sunquestinfo.com, or phone +1 (800) 748-0692.

# # #

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2010/01/prweb3532264.htm.


'/>"/>
Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2010 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Sunquest Introduces the Integrated Clinical Environment Physician Portal to US Marketplace
2. Informational handout key to giving parents a better understanding of CT radiation risks
3. HIV denialists spread misinformation online -- consequences could be deadly; and more
4. One of the Largest Post-WHI Physician Surveys Shows More Education is Needed: Patient Misinformation About Hormone Therapy Remains High
5. Justice Department to Hold Media Event to Demonstrate New Database for Matching Unidentified Remains and Missing Persons Information
6. Crystal Research Associates, LLC Issues Executive Informational Overview(R) (EIO(R)) on Tapestry Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
7. MEDEX Global Group & Harvard Medical International Join Forces to Create the Most Comprehensive Health Information Resource for International Travelers
8. Cities Say Restaurant Nutrition Information Crucial in Fighting Obesity
9. Metropolitan Hosts Informational Meetings in Nassau County
10. Health IT Now! Coalition Urges Congress to Pass Health Information Technology Bill This Year
11. Unanticipated consequences of health-care information technology
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:2/12/2016)... FLA (PRWEB) , ... February 12, 2016 , ... Miami ... dental implants to their Miami dental office. Beginning in January, Miami Dental Specialists ... titanium. Miami Dental Specialists are the first office to be chosen by the dental ...
(Date:2/12/2016)... ... February 12, 2016 , ... Atlantic ... for Health Plans and PBMs,” an upcoming Feb. 24 webinar that will discuss ... in big-dollar therapeutic categories, such as the $1,000-per-pill hepatitis C treatment Sovaldi and ...
(Date:2/12/2016)... ... ... Coast Autism Spectrum Center (CCASC) invites teens ages 11-18 to its annual Winter Teen Dance. ... and without special needs to gather in a safe and supportive environment. Volunteers will be ... place on Saturday, Feb. 13 from 7 to 9:30 p.m. at Elks Lodge, 322 Elks ...
(Date:2/12/2016)... ... February 12, 2016 , ... With the exception of restorative dentistry, to date there has ... With the recent approval by the FDA, there is a now a new protocol in ... SDF is very simple and quick to apply. The application is as simple as ...
(Date:2/11/2016)... ... February 11, 2016 , ... SPH Analytics announced ... analytics leader’s population health solutions, MDinsight® and IndiGO®, for its primary care clinicians. ... system. Details of the contract were not disclosed. , As the healthcare market ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:2/11/2016)... FRANCISCO , Feb. 11, 2016  Kindred Biosciences, ... on saving and improving the lives of pets, today ... Section of the New Animal Drug Application (NADA) for ... pivotal field study (KB0120) of Zimeta for the control ... the Company. --> --> ...
(Date:2/11/2016)... Feb. 11, 2016  Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today ... 1,400 jobs throughout Western New York ... the SUNY Polytechnic Institute, includes a major expansion of ... Buffalo , as well as the ... in Dunkirk . The combined projects ...
(Date:2/11/2016)... SAN FRANCISCO , Feb. 11, 2016 Potrero ... system, is pleased to announce the appointment of George ... San Antonio, TX , WellMed is ... servicing over 200,000 patients and HMO members in ... founding WellMed in 1990 out of his own internal medicine ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: