Lynx Mobile, created specifically for specialty care practices, and iKnowMed, created by oncologists for the oncology practice, are both web-based and designed with the community practice in mind – empowering practices to save money, time and improve patient care. Being products of the same company allows iKnowMed and Lynx Mobile users to shift software management responsibilities to McKesson Specialty Health where improvement and innovation are constant and upgrades to both systems are automatic.
"This initial work is just the beginning of advancing our IT solutions," said Asif Ahmad, senior vice president, Information and Technology Services, McKesson Specialty Health. "We are continuously working to enhance both iKnowMed and Lynx Mobile so oncology and specialty care practices can have integrated, user-friendly clinical workflow applications that seamlessly communicate. When integrated together, our technology solutions can drive elevated financial results, operational efficiencies and support clinicians in delivering even better care for their patients, which of course is our ultimate goal."
Both iKnowMed and Lynx Mobile are implemented in hundreds of sites of care across the U.S. Utilized by nearly 1,000 providers in 200 sites with more than 975,000 patient records and 6,800 concurrent users, iKnowMed provides insight into quality patient care and serves as a decision support tool at the point of care by providing staging and diagnosis suggestions according to criteria from the American Joint Committee on Cancer (AJCC).
Lynx Mobile, the leading web-based, highly customizable inventory management system, is currently implemented in nearly 700 sites of care and used by more than 1,300 providers. Specifically designed for specialty care practices and with the ability to capture real-time inventory and patient treatments in a secure manner, Lynx Mobile provide
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