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Otto Kaiser Memorial Hospital Turns to Prognosis ChartAccess® Comprehensive EHR to Meet Organizational Aspirations
Date:5/2/2011

HOUSTON, May 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Otto Kaiser Memorial Hospital is swapping out its existing electronic health records system in favor of ChartAccess® Comprehensive EHR from Prognosis Health Information Systems. The move is expected to help the 25-bed hospital comply with the federal government's meaningful use requirements and participate in a quickly growing rural regional health information organization (RHIO).

"We're known as the 'biggest' small hospital in Texas. We're technologically advanced and have a huge patient volume. So, we needed to work with a system and vendor that would think big. We feel that Prognosis will truly partner with us to move forward and improve the quality of care and achieve the best outcomes for our patients," says Nathan Tudor, CEO at Otto Kaiser.

The Kenedy, Texas-based hospital is planning to begin system implementation in May and then work toward meeting the meaningful use requirements associated with earning incentive funds through the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) by October.  Because the system is easy to use and can be customized to meet the needs of clinicians, the hospital's clinicians are expected to quickly adopt the technology and optimize its utilization to meet the incentive requirements and advance the hospital's quality agenda.

"We have a lot of talented clinicians and staff members here. The Prognosis EHR will help them improve care and operations even more as we solidify our reputation as a premiere, model rural healthcare provider and become a beta site that will illustrate to other rural hospitals how to effectively use technology to improve overall care," Tudor says.

Otto Kaiser also is leveraging the technology to join a growing Texas RHIO. Under this innovative connectivity model, all participating hospitals dial into one centralized solution remotely, making it much easier to get systems up and running. The ChartAccess EHR is integrated with billing
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