Navigation Links
Seymour Hospital Seeks to Meet Meaningful Use Requirements With Prognosis ChartAccess® Comprehensive EHR
Date:4/11/2011

HOUSTON, April 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- With the government's "meaningful use" incentives hanging in the balance, Seymour Hospital needs to quickly implement an electronic health records system that will meet the needs of users at the 49-bed hospital. ChartAccess® Comprehensive EHR from Prognosis Health Information Systems emerged as the go-to choice after an exhaustive review of systems from several vendors.

"We looked at technologies from a variety of companies and felt that Prognosis had the most user friendly system," says Leslie Hardin, CEO at Seymour (Texas) Hospital. "What really prompted us to choose ChartAccess, however, is the fact that Prognosis is willing to customize the system to meet our unique needs. With that kind of support, we feel that we can confidently move forward with our plans to meet the meaningful use requirements."

The hospital is planning to begin system implementation in June and then work toward meeting the meaningful use requirements associated with earning incentive funds through the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) by October.

Seymour 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, laboratory, pharmacy, radiology and other ancillary systems at the various hospitals, which allows it to serve as a data repository for all clinical information. As a result, the solution provides a seamless continuum of care for patients, not just as they receive services at Seymour but as they receive care across the entire region.

One of the first two Complete EHRs to receive ONC-ATCB-2011-2012 certification, ChartAccess is designed to quickly lead providers toward such EHR success. Designed by clinicians for clinicians, the system makes it easy to overcome the cost, usability and workflow obstacles that commonly stand in the way of EHR implementation. In addition, the solution meets the mobility needs of end-users with features such as iPhone and iPad applications that make it possible to view patient rounding lists, process orders and access results at the point of care.

A shared web-native EHR system delivered via a "cloud computing" model, ChartAccess software applications are made available as a service over an encrypted health information network. The EHR provides clinicians with a complete view of patient data to support optimal and safe clinical care. Users can access the solution by using a standard operating system and a secure browser.

"Providing an easy-to-use system with all the right features and functions is just part of what we do. We also establish strong partnerships with hospitals and work with them, side by side, to ensure that our system is fully optimized," says Ramsey Evans, CEO of Prognosis. "We don't just tell hospitals about the requirements emanating from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act. Instead, we join hospitals like Seymour in their journey to qualify for the incentive dollars, and ultimately in their quest to utilize technology for the greater good of their patients."

About Prognosis

Prognosis Health Information Systems, Inc., Houston, aims to improve the quality and safety of patient care through ChartAccess, a certified Comprehensive EHR. Designed to be fully operational in less than six months at a predictable, affordable cost, the solution enables hospitals to meet meaningful use and improve patient outcomes by leveraging built-in American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) milestone and quality measure tracking functionality. PHIS uses 21st-Century technologies to offer small community hospitals a pure browser-based system that can run on-premise or in the cloud. For more information, go to www.prognosishis.com.


'/>"/>
SOURCE Prognosis Health Information Systems, Inc.
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine technology :

1. Hospital-Physician Alignment Drives Improved Health Care and $4.6M Savings
2. Ascension Orthopedics Announces TITAN™ Modular Shoulder Implantations at Union Memorial Hospital
3. Central Texas Hospital Selects eCareSoft EHR Technology
4. Hamlin Memorial Hospital Selects Prognosis ChartAccess® Comprehensive EHR
5. Optimer Pharmaceuticals Announces Presentation at SHEA of Data Highlighting the Burden of Clostridium difficile Infection (CDI) in Hospital Patients
6. BioDrain Medical, Inc. Completes Installation of Its Streamway™ Automated Surgical Fluid Disposal System in Minnesota Hospital
7. Optimer Pharmaceuticals Announces Presentation at Upcoming SHEA Annual Meeting Regarding Hospital CDI Patients at Risk of Recurrence and Mortality
8. Leading Hospitals Committed to Healthcares Adoption of GS1 Standards Use Omnicell Solutions for Supply Chain Management
9. MetroSouth Medical Center One of First Hospitals in Chicago to Offer New Pacemaker that is MRI-Safe
10. Terso Solutions Launches New RFID-Enabled Refrigerator for Hospital and Laboratory Inventory Management
11. Massachusetts General Hospital Goes LIVE on Keystone Engine
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:5/10/2017)... Inc. (Nasdaq: HOLX ) announced today the ... April 1, 2017 .   GAAP diluted earnings per ... prior year period as the sale of the blood ... diluted EPS of $0.50 increased 6.4%.  Revenue of $715.4 ... Excluding the effects of blood screening and the acquired ...
(Date:5/9/2017)... 2017 Zimmer Biomet Holdings, Inc. (NYSE and ... announced it has earned a spot on Forbes, ... Company was ranked among 500 U.S. employers as well ... Equipment and Services. The annual Forbes ... independent survey of over 30,000 employees across 25 industries. ...
(Date:5/8/2017)... , May 8, 2017  Diplomat Pharmacy, Inc. (NYSE: ... Inc. ("WRB"), a health care service center company ... WRB specializes in relationship management programs for leading ... WRB will join Envoy ... support services for manufacturers, biotech firms, and other service ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:
(Date:5/26/2017)... ... May 26, 2017 , ... Amir Qureshi, MD is ... powerfully versatile, patient-centric spinal cord stimulation system. The Nuvectra™ Algovita SCS System has been ... pleased to be the first in Arkansas to introduce the most powerful SCS system ...
(Date:5/26/2017)... ... ... A new analysis of community health data reveals that four out of ... With the average cost of healthcare rising and the U.S. senior population expected to ... affordability of where they live. An annual 2017 report looked at a variety of ...
(Date:5/26/2017)... ... 2017 , ... via seating is proud to partner with ... specifically designed for clinical areas. Genie Copper Mesh is a crossover chair for ... provide customers with a game changing chair that is affordably priced,” Chas Hepler ...
(Date:5/26/2017)... ... May 26, 2017 , ... After raising nearly $30,000 on ... will continue to be available at a discounted crowdfunding price on Indiegogo . ... they are, I also wanted to bring a fidget toy to the market that ...
(Date:5/26/2017)... (PRWEB) , ... May 26, 2017 , ... Silver Birch ... community, which is located on more than four acres of land at 5620 Sohl ... , The 103,000 square-foot building includes 125 studio and one-bedroom apartments. Each of ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):