Tampa, FL (PRWEB) March 16, 2007
USMD, the leader in collaborative care management by connecting the payer, provider and patient, today announced Southwest Georgia Health Care has signed a contract for USMD's Care Series, the company's comprehensive suite of collaborative care management solutions. Specifically, Southwest Georgia Health Care has licensed for the following Care Series solutions - Visionary Office PM, Dream EHR, Star Document Imaging and Visionary Care chronic disease management.
After an extensive vendor selection process, Southwest Georgia Health Care chose USMD for the company's technologies and service oriented architecture, as well as the team collaboration encouraged by Care Series' integration, adaptable workflow and universal patient view. With Care Series tools and information Southwest Georgia Health Care will be able to maximize payer-centric reporting enabling them to make better performance-based compensation decisions with the flexibility to respond to new initiatives. "USMD solutions directly address the integrated functions we need to advance our organization," said Dr. Ajay Gehlot, Chief Executive Officer of Southwest Georgia Health Care.
"Their vision of collaborative care management aligns with ours. The future of Southwest Georgia Health Care lies in facilitating an electronic universal view of a patient's health to foster better decisions and ultimately improve the quality of outcomes and affordability of healthcare. USMD makes this vision a reality." Jason Patchen, Chief Executive Officer of USMD, said, "Southwest Georgia Health Care recognizes the value our services and technologies bring. Our Care Series flexibility and responsive care management functions will help them track and attain their goals while advancing the impact of collaborative healthcare for its clients."
About Southwest Georgia Health Care
Southwest Georgia Health Care is the leader in providing quality, accessible and affordable health care to the communities in south west Georgia. Southwest Georgia Health Care, Inc. is a private, non-profit organization which provides comprehensive primary health care. Founded in 1978, they have six (6) medical and dental centers serving more than Ten (10) Georgia Counties. Southwest Georgia Health Care provides comprehensive health care - from prenatal to pediatric, adolescent to adult and geriatric. Special programs include chronic disease management collaborative in diabetes and cancer.
USMD, LLC utilizes a "high-touch/high-tech" approach - partnering members, physicians and payers to improve clinical outcomes, reduce costs, and integrate medical interventions. USMD contracts with physicians and provides technology with its Alliance Partner - Visionary Medical Systems, Inc. In addition, USMD provides medical management and managed care services to a variety of clinical organizations, networks and payers, enabling them to achieve improved clinical outcomes at reduced cost. More information on USMD can be found online at http://www.myusmd.com or by calling (866) 321-3954.
About Visionary Medical Systems Inc.
Visionary™ is the leading provider information- technology based solutions which generate measurable ROI for both healthcare providers and payers. Since 1996, its integrated line of clinical, financial, document management and chronic care management solutions have helped maximize productivity, improve patient care, and reduce the overall costs of healthcare delivery. Visionary's products and services have been chosen by some of the nation's leading medical clinics, IPA's, community health centers and health plans.
DREAM EHR's intuitive interface makes it easy to learn and extremely flexible. Clinicians are able to adopt the technology in phases, while maintaining the current practice workflow. Our trained and certified professionals provide complete on-site and online consultation, training and implementation services nationwide. More information on Visionary Medical Systems can be found online http://www.visionarymed.com or by calling (888) 895-2466.
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