Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) December 29, 2008
Patient Placement Systems announced today that healthcare provider Park Avenue Nursing and Rehabilitation Center of Arlington, Mass., has signed on to use the Web-based Referral Management System long-term care software to manage inbound patient referrals.
The Referral Management System automates and accelerates patient referral intake for nursing homes and other long-term care providers, replacing faxes and paper pile-ups with a fast, efficient and secure Web-based software service. Health care facilities can review, track, approve and archive referral documents and electronic medical records online, applying simple, powerful operational efficiency to referral and admissions processes.
"We are very excited about incorporating the Referral Management System into our admissions process and working with the team of professionals at Patient Placement Systems," said Park Avenue Executive Director John Alessandroni. "The potential this solution offers our admissions staff is unmatched for streamlining the referral process and ultimately improving our facility's census."
Alessandroni cited the ability to create once time-consuming reports with a single click. The PatientPlacement.com Referral Management System provides a variety of reports on admissions trends and activity that are generated within seconds. Alessandroni also noted that the instant approval workflows and alerts will help team members respond immediately to qualified referral inquiries and save his staff valuable time and energy. The solution's mobile interface allows liaisons in the field to create a referral on the go, immediately starting the referral process and increasing the potential for winning.
"We are dedicated to helping long-term care providers recognize the benefits of real-time tracking of patient referrals, instant alerts, and online document storage and retrieval," said Eric Christ, president of Patient Placement Systems. "We built the Referral Management System specifically to automate every step in the continuing care admissions process, and we are pleased to partner with an innovative organization that recognizes that value."
About Patient Placement Systems: Patient Placement Systems helps continuing care providers accept more patients, faster, replacing mountains of paper and fax frustration with simple, fast, efficient Web-based healthcare software that automates and accelerates admissions and referral management. Patient Placement Systems is a proud Jackson Healthcare company, sharing a common dedication to providing the world's best healthcare software, technology and services. For more information, visit http://www.PatientPlacement.com or call 877-748-6656U.
About Park Avenue Nursing and Rehabilitation Center: Park Avenue is an elegant, innovative family-owned and operated 89-bed skilled nursing and rehabilitation center. Established in 1953, Park Avenue has developed into a premier, patient-focused, community-based health care facility and continues to be guided by the highest ethical principles of its founders. Located in Arlington, Mass., Park Avenue is fully licensed by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Park Avenue is Medicare and Medicaid certified and accepts most insurance plans.