Tampa, FL (Vocus) June 15, 2010
NexTech, the leader in Practice Management, Electronic Medical Records (EMR) and Marketing software announces that Surgical Review Corporation (SRC) has approved them to transmit data into the Bariatric Outcomes Longitudinal Database (BOLD). NexTech is now a third party vendor of Bariatric software for bariatric surgeons entering information into the BOLD database.
Surgical Review Corporation developed BOLD to collect prospective data on all bariatric surgery patients treated by participants in the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS) Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence (BSCOE) program. BOLD is used to help evaluate program compliance and support quality improvement for bariatric and metabolic surgery.
In conjunction with this approval, NexTech will be attending the American Society of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery’s (ASMBS) Annual Meeting June 23, 2010 in Las Vegas. NexTech’s island booth will be located at booth #603 at the Aria Hotel at City Center Las Vegas. NexTech is excited about the opportunity to show the attending surgeons the advantages of their Bariatric EMR software and how it works with BOLD.
“NexTech is dedicated to providing Bariatric Surgeons a specialty specific EMR and Practice Management system that is not only Stage 1 - Preliminary ARRA certified, but also approved for BOLD. Allowing our surgeons the ability to contribute to the development of quality benchmarks and best clinical practices as well as qualify for stimulus incentives is paramount to EMR adoption and success in Bariatric Surgery,” says Christina M. Majeed, Vice President New Products and Technologies.
NexTech offers fully integrated Electronic Medical Records (EMR/EHR), Practice Management and Marketing software designed for Bariatric Surgeons, Dermatologists, Plastic Surgeons, Cosmetic Medical Practices, Medical Spas, Ophthalmologists, Gastroenterologists, and Urologists.
NexTech Software is comprehensive and completely modular, serving a wide array of practices from the newest startup to the largest established enterprise. Software features include: Electronic Medical Records, Scheduling, Cosmetic Financial Accounting, E-Prescribing, Lab Integration, Insurance and Electronic Billing, Marketing, Inventory, Surgery Center Management, Spa Management, Contact Management, Patient and Prospect Tracking, Patient Education Forms, Skin Care Invoicing, Microsoft Word Mass Merge, Website Integration, Photo Archiving, and Links to PDA’s and Smart Phones.
NexTech Software continues to be recognized globally and used by over 3,000 physicians and surgeons plus 25,000 in staff, practicing in the United States, Canada, South America, Europe, Middle East and Asia.
Established in 2007, BOLD is the world’s largest and most comprehensive database of bariatric surgery patient information, containing data on hundreds of thousands of patients. This clinically rich data platform drives SRC’s in-depth analysis across a wide variety of obesity-related parameters and high- and low-frequency occurrences. Created as an ongoing, real-time data capture mechanism, BOLD is uniquely able to contribute to the development of quality benchmarks and best clinical practices.
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