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At SIIM Conference, DR Systems’ Cloud Expert to Present on the Future of Cloud Storage

DR Systems, one of the most respected names in healthcare information systems, will participate on a panel at the 2014 Annual Meeting of the Society for Imaging Information in Medicine (SIIM). The conference will be held May 15-17, 2014 at the Long Beach Convention Center in Long Beach, CA.

Florent Saint-Clair, VP of Corporate Development and General Manager for eMix, DR Systems’ cloud-based electronic medical information exchange solution, will be a panelist at a Vendor Tie-In Session called “Cloud Storage – Is Your Future Cloudy?” The session will discuss the challenges and opportunities associated with the fast adoption of cloud storage for medical records and images, as well as “the technological and operational concerns about the use of cloud storage for medical records.”

The Vendor Tie-In Session will take place on Friday, May 16, 2014 from 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. in the Exhibit Hall B – Innovation Theater.

Also at the SIIM conference, DR Systems will be exhibiting at Booth #125 in the Exhibit Hall. Showcasing the following products:

  • DR Systems Unity™ - Enterprise Imaging Solution
  • eMix – Cloud-based Electronic Medical Information Exchange
  • eHR - Certified Electronic Health Record Technology (CEHRT), for Meaningful Use
  • Health Companion - Certified Patient Portal

The DR Systems UnityTM Enterprise Imaging Solution is a comprehensive, fully integrated approach to medical imaging that includes all imaging modalities and specialties, such as radiology, cardiology, pathology, orthopedics, and women’s health. Encompassing the entire imaging workflow process, the UnityTM includes RIS, CVIS, PACS, and reporting modules. DR Systems will be highlighting its new features including ECG, Z3D enhancements, and Calcium Scoring.

eMix, DR Systems' cloud-based solution for image sharing and report delivery, will demonstrate its new Instant Sender solution. Instant Sender allows any patient, doctor, or facility to quickly and confidentially deliver medical imaging exams, reports, and other medical information to any recipient. No setup, registration, or contract is required. The recipient can view images and information using a zero-download viewer, or route to a PACS. The solution is available at www.eMix.com.

eHR, DR Systems’ 2014 ONC-HIT certified electronic health record technology (CEHRT) for meaningful use, will also be on demonstration. The eHR for Meaningful Use system provides a simple cloud-based and vendor-neutral solution for eligible professionals to comply with the meaningful use objectives established by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS). To date, DR Systems has enrolled more than 2500 physicians in the CMS EHR Incentive Program.

DR Systems has partnered with Health Companion, a 2014 ONC-HIT certified EMR for secure patient messaging and patient engagement. Health Companion provides an enterprise patient portal that enables healthcare organizations to standardize on a single patient engagement platform across multiple EMRs, to improve operational efficiencies and increase patient satisfaction. Health Companion President Kevin Whiteley stated, “We provide significant value to providers and healthcare organizations with a real-time compiled report to population health and wellness compliance, secure patient messaging, web-based pre-registration, and delivery of medical reports, including secure medical imaging results. Health Companion securely transports over 600,000 patient records each month.”

About DR Systems, Inc.

DR Systems is the leading independent provider of enterprise imaging and clinical solutions for integrated healthcare networks, hospitals, imaging centers, and medical groups. DR Systems’ brands include Unity RIS/CVIS/PACS, eMIX for cloud-based image & information sharing, DR eHR, and DR Vendor-Neutral Archive & Disaster Recovery.

KLAS® recognized DR Systems and its Unity™ PACS as the #1 ranked PACS vendor and product in 2001, 2006, 2007, 2010, 2011, and 2012.

For more information about the company, call 800-794-5955 or visit www.drsys.com. For more information about eHR Meaningful Use, visit www.drsysehr.com. For more information about eMix, visit www.emix.com.

About Health Companion, Inc.

Health Companion is a 2014 ONC-HIT certified cloud-based, consumer-centric, communication platform for individuals, families, social groups, providers, payers, employers, and EHR Partners created to improve health outcomes and lower health costs. Health Companion® offers multiple websites for consumers, providers, and employers, and well as mobile phone applications aimed at helping consumers obtain and understand their healthcare records. The company provides an internally developed tool that helps consumers determine their prevention and wellness needs, including which preventive measures are funded without co-pay or deductible under Affordable Care Act. The main consumer website, at www.HealthCompanion.com includes a complete personal health record, a personal health finance management tool, and social networking features.

For additional information about Health Companion, visit www.healthcompanion.com or call 866-944-8196.

Copyright © 1997-2014 DR Systems, Inc. and its licensors. All rights reserved. Protected by U.S. Patents: http://www.drsys.com/legal/. Specifications are subject to change without notice. DR Systems' eMIX 2.0 "Instant Sender" is available for Beta evaluation only. eMix 2.0 has limited availability of medical image viewing for mobile devices and medical image viewing on mobile devices cannot be used for primary diagnostic reading. Other trademarks used herein are the property of their respective owners.

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