WESTWOOD, Mass., Feb. 1, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Since the launching of MEDITECH's contemporary and clinically-integrated Web Electronic Health Record (EHR), over 130 healthcare organizations have signed for the company's latest release. MEDITECH's innovative, physician-designed Web EHR represents a major pivot for the company and the industry as a whole. In Q4 2016 alone, 28 healthcare organizations, representing new and existing customers, have signed to move forward with MEDITECH's Web EHR, with momentum continuing into 2017.
"MEDITECH prides itself for being a trusted provider of bold and innovative EHR offerings that meet the highest standards in quality and patient care outcomes," says Helen Waters, executive vice president of sales and marketing at MEDITECH. "Enthusiasm for our Web EHR is growing as we are partnering with the new generation of EHR leaders in the market that are searching for a contemporary, modern, and transformational EHR experience. We are well on our way to make the experience of patients and providers uncomplicated."
Some of MEDITECH's Web EHR signings from Q4 2016 include:
Citrus Valley Health Partners (Covina, Calif.)
A MEDITECH customer since 1987, Citrus Valley Health Partners (CVHP) is a three-facility Integrated Delivery Network (IDN) with 623-beds. Through its three hospital campuses and hospice, over 3,000 staff members, and nearly 1,000 physicians, CVHP serves a community of nearly one million people in the San Gabriel Valley. In addition to a strong partnership with MEDITECH, CVHP plans to expand their service lines by implementing MEDITECH's Web Ambulatory and Home Health solutions.
"CVHP is proud to have recently selected the MEDITECH Web platform as our EHR," President and CEO of Citrus Valley Health Partners, Robert H. Curry said. "We've had a long standing partnership with MEDITECH since 1987, and our review process to replace or upgrade our EHR was rigorous, inclusive, and competitive. The consensus from all users was that the MEDITECH platform will provide CVHP with great functional capability, easy interoperability, and high user satisfaction. We look forward to a collaborative and successful installation process with MEDITECH."
Deborah Heart and Lung (Browns Mills, NJ)
Deborah Heart and Lung Center is continuing their solid partnership with MEDITECH by adopting the Web EHR, including Web Ambulatory. In addition, Deborah is also implementing MEDITECH's Critical Care, Surgical Services, Quality and Surveillance, and Business and Clinical Analytics solutions—for full integration of the organization's services, including multiple health clinics located within the hospital facility.
"Having worked with MEDITECH closely for the past two decades, we're excited to continue our journey with a vendor we trust to lead us into the future," says Rich Temple, CIO, at Deborah Heart and Lung. "The advanced functionality and contemporary look-and-feel of 6.1 will make it easy for us to move forward and improve the way we deliver care."
Mount Nittany Health (State College, Pa.)
A customer for 20 years, Mount Nittany Health will be moving forward with MEDITECH's Web Ambulatory, Web Acute and Web ED solutions. For over a century, Mount Nittany Health has made it their mission to keep their patients healthy. Today, Mount Nittany has emerged as a regional health system providing primary, specialized, emergency, and surgical care to the residents of Central Pennsylvania including services at Mount Nittany Medical Center, a 260-bed acute-care facility.
"As part of our mission of making people healthier, Mount Nittany Medical Center is pleased to install MEDITECH's Web EHR," Stephen T. Tingley, MD, chief medical information officer at Mount Nittany Medical Center said. "New features like enhanced mobility and improved patient data displays will ensure that our providers have ready access to the information they need when they need it. Ultimately, this means spending less time navigating the technology and more time with their most important priority—the patient."
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