|By PR Newswire||
|September 10, 2012 08:01 AM EDT||
CHICAGO and BETHLEHEM, Pa., Sept. 10, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Coordinated Health, a top integrated healthcare delivery network across Pennsylvania and New Jersey, selected Sunrise Clinical Manager™ from Allscripts to help its clinicians improve care, better manage clinical information, and become more efficient.
The new Electronic Health Record (EHR) system will support collaborative care initiatives across Coordinated Health's 11 locations, two hospitals, and one ambulatory surgery center, enhancing decision-making and automating processes for accuracy and patient safety. Sunrise Clinical Manager will provide all caregivers real-time access to patient information such as medications, test results and diagnoses – information that is critical to a patient's care experience.
"We chose Allscripts Sunrise Clinical Manager because we wanted a single, integrated view of each and every patient we serve across our various locations and platforms," said Emil Dilorio, MD, Chief Executive Officer of Coordinated Health. "This latest initiative builds on the Allscripts solutions we already use to enhance the quality of the overall patient record."
Coordinated Health also uses Allscripts Enterprise solutions for its outpatient electronic health records. The addition of Allscripts Sunrise Clinical Manager will help the hospital migrate its inpatient data and information to an electronic format and provide a seamless and integrated electronic information solution across the practice.
"Our goal is to help Coordinated Health succeed by providing the solutions that deliver insights to caregivers that will result in improved patient outcomes," said Glen Tullman, Chief Executive Officer of Allscripts. "Deploying Sunrise will help create a true 'Connected Community of Health' across all of their locations."
About Coordinated Health
Coordinated Health has fourteen locations, two hospitals, and one ambulatory surgery center serving eastern Pennsylvania. Coordinated Health has specialists in Primary Care, Cardiology, Gynecology, Breast Care, Orthopedics, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Chiropractic, Podiatry, and Cosmetic & Plastic Surgery. These specialties are supported by Coordinated Health's regional rehabilitation and imaging services. In addition to these specialties, Coordinated Health offers immediate medical and injury care through their Care on Demand walk-in facilities.
Allscripts (NASDAQ: MDRX) delivers the insights that healthcare providers require to generate world-class outcomes. The company's Electronic Health Record, practice management and other clinical, revenue cycle, connectivity and information solutions create a Connected Community of Health™ for physicians, hospitals and post-acute organizations. To learn more about Allscripts, please visit www.allscripts.com, Twitter, YouTube and It Takes A Community: The Allscripts Blog.
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SOURCE Allscripts Healthcare Solutions, Inc.