Navigation Links
Wolfson's HealthTransaction Network(R) Signs Four New Hospital Systems

Health Network Growing

BUFFALO, N.Y., Aug. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- HealthTransaction Network(R) continues to build its innovative national, electronic healthcare network and has announced the participation of several new hospital systems and other healthcare providers.

(Logo: )

Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center, Medina Memorial Health Care System, and MedFirst Urgent Care have signed long term agreements to participate in the Network. In addition, five independent physicians groups have agreed to join the Network and Bertrand Chaffee Hospital has made a verbal commitment to participate. Paul DeSantis, Bertrand Chaffee CEO, said, "signing the agreement at this point in time is just a technicality."

These four hospital system signings, along with the five physician groups, are in addition to TLC Health Network and Brooks Memorial Hospital, which were announced in late January. Joseph E. Wolfson, President and CEO of HealthTransaction Network(R), said, "these most recent signings increase the number of HTN Network locations to 31 in the Western New York Area."

Network transaction processing operations began in May 2008 with the implementation of merchant processing services at three of the five participating physician groups. In addition, the Company is currently in the final stages of preparing for the implementation of the remaining Network processing operations, including the issuance of consumer healthcare cards at participating hospital system sites. "The Company is on track to complete implementation of this new healthcare network in late August, 2008," Mr. Wolfson said.

In summary, HealthTransaction Network(R) is creating the first-ever electronic healthcare network to provide affordable routine primary, preventive and wellness care services to the uninsured and underinsured population, across the United States. The Network connects healthcare providers and consumers using an electronic transaction network system that quickly, securely and efficiently processes transactions between them. Participation in the Network is open to all healthcare providers and consumers, nationwide. Consumers can gain access to the affordable services by subscribing and obtaining a consumer healthcare card at participating healthcare provider or employer sites.

The Company also announced that it has recently published a white paper document, which was completed by HealthTransaction Network(R) and TLC Health Network of Irving, NY, in conjunction with research firm Insight Associates, Inc. The white paper represents the culmination of nearly five years of research and examines such issues as: the uninsured and underinsured population in America; the inefficient and ineffective distribution and administrative systems supporting the healthcare system; and the rapidly rising cost of healthcare for American citizens. The document is available on the Company's website

Contact: Joseph E. Wolfson

President and CEO

HealthTransaction Network(R)

(716) 250-5042

SOURCE HealthTransaction Network
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. IDE Technologies Signs Contract Worth Over 100 Million Euros to Supply a Desalination Plant to Australia
2. Signs of Alzheimers disease may be present decades before diagnosis
3. Mylan Creates New Womens Health Care Franchise; Signs Agreement with Famy Care to Develop and Supply 22 Oral Contraceptive Products
4. China Healthcare Acquisition Corp Signs Definitive Agreement to Acquire Europe Asia Huadu Environment Holding Pte, Ltd.
5. Data mining detects signs of Lou Gehrigs disease in gene carriers long before symptoms appear
6. ACS Signs Five-Year, $100 Million Deal to Provide Technology Services to UMass Memorial Health Care, Inc.
7. DiaLog Signs Agreement with DeliverMed to Improve Diabetic Patient Management
8. Streamline Health(R) Signs Catholic Healthcare West for Integrated Document Workflow Solutions
9. iNutrition Signs John OHurley to Launch New Internet Video Campaign
10. Huntsville Hospital Signs With Health Care Systems, Inc. for Automated Medication Reconciliation Services
11. BMP Sunstone Signs Letter of Intent to Acquire Shengda Pharmaceutical Co.
Post Your Comments:
(Date:11/27/2015)... ... November 27, 2015 , ... Consistent ... sharing, the 2016 Building Better Radiology Marketing Programs meeting will showcase ... Sunday, March 6, 2016, at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas with a pre-conference ...
(Date:11/27/2015)... ... November 27, 2015 , ... The moment ... itself for not only fulfilling the needs of advisers and clients but going ... price and providing top-tier customer service. However, there's always room for improvement, which ...
(Date:11/27/2015)... , ... November 27, 2015 , ... ... largest, most successful and prominent nonprofit healthcare organizations in the country. They have ... with various organizations, and helped advance the healthcare industry as a whole through ...
(Date:11/27/2015)... ... November 27, 2015 , ... Indosoft Inc., ... the incorporation of Asterisk 11 LTS (Long Term Support) into its Q-Suite 5.10 ... brings Q-Suite 5.10 up-to-date with a version of Asterisk that will receive not ...
(Date:11/26/2015)... , ... November 26, 2015 , ... ... real-time eReferral system for diagnostic imaging in the Waterloo region. Using the Ocean ... Nuclear Medicine tests directly from their electronic medical record (EMR) without the need ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:11/25/2015)... , Nov. 26, 2015  The total global healthcare industry ... over 2015-2016. Latin America has the ... , (excluding Japan ), is second with ... continues to face increased healthcare expenditure. In 2013-2014, total government ... from 43.5% in 2008-2009 to 41.2% in 2013-2014. In real ...
(Date:11/25/2015)... N.C. , Nov. 25, 2015 ... the planned investment of at least $15.8  Million ... Wilmington, NC . The expansion ... capacity to meet the growing demands of the ... site expansion will provide up to ...
(Date:11/25/2015)... AVIV, Israel , November 25, 2015 ... (NASDAQ: KTOV ) (TASE: KTOV), a biopharmaceutical company ... simultaneous treatment of various clinical conditions, today announced the ... 3,158,900 American Depository Shares ( ADSs ), each representing ... purchase up to 3,158,900 ADSs. The ADSs and warrants ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: