Westmont, IL (PRWEB) December 05, 2013
The Interim HealthCare franchisee, Salo, Inc., has implemented Procura Home Care Software as their end-to-end enterprise solution across their 47 locations in Ohio, Pennsylvania, West Virginia, Indiana, and Kentucky. Salo, Inc. is the largest franchisee in the Interim HealthCare network. They employ close to 5,000 caregivers in five states caring for approximately 8,000 patients on a weekly basis.
Interim HealthCare®, the franchisor, is the nation's oldest leading home care and medical staffing company. Founded in 1966, there are more than 300 locations nationwide with approximately 75,000 health care workers.
“Working closely with Procura, we discovered that not only were we receiving a comprehensive enterprise system that seamlessly integrates across all locations within our agency, but that we were establishing a partnership with a company known globally for building successful relationships with customers of our scale and magnitude.” comments Tony Ott, Chief Information Officer for Interim HealthCare. “As of today, we have 47 locations and close to 700 users on Procura and we have seen significant improvements in scheduling, back office operations, clinical care coordination, and business intelligence reporting. We’re confident that our partnership with Procura will enhance our operations and ultimately allow us to provide even better patient care.”
Interim HealthCare provides a broad array of home care services including senior care, pediatric nursing, intravenous (IV) therapy, and hospice care. They understand that employing a home healthcare professional is an important decision. Interim values the importance of delivering high quality home care as well as treating each patient with genuine compassion, kindness and respect. Through this understanding, Interim HealthCare has become a name that is trusted by physicians, patients, clients and their families in the home health industry.
“Our partnership with Interim HealthCare is another example of how we work closely with our clients during an implementation to ensure that Procura is configured to meet their needs in the ever-changing healthcare industry,” states Scott Overhill, President of the Procura Group of Companies. “Our international presence has strengthened our product lines through access to global healthcare best practices. This allows us to meet the individual needs of our clients and enhance our client’s business processes while optimizing patient care.”
ABOUT INTERIM HEALTHCARE
Interim HealthCare, founded nationally in 1966, is a leading home care, hospice and healthcare staffing company. Interim’s more than 300 independently owned and operated franchise locations provide a variety of home health, senior care, hospice, palliative care, pediatric care and healthcare staffing services. Interim HealthCare is unique in combining the commitment of local ownership with the support of a national organization that develops innovative programs and quality standards that improve the delivery of service through franchisees who employee more than 40,000 healthcare workers such as nurses, therapists, aides, companions and other healthcare personnel to approximately 50,000 people daily. For more information or to locate an Interim HealthCare office, visit http://www.interimhealthcare.com.
Procura is the multinational, post-acute software vendor of choice for home, hospice, private duty, community and aged care organizations across the United States, Canada and Australia. Our software solutions currently serve 10,000 users at more than 1,400 customer sites use Procura to manage over 160,000 employees daily as they care for over 1.35 million patients/clients. Our customers include four of the largest national providers of care in Canada, Kaiser Permanente and Interim HealthCare in the US, and the some largest providers of care in Australia. The Procura Group of Companies is headquartered in Victoria, BC and has offices in Chicago, IL, Boca Raton, FL, Toowong, QLD, Sydney, NSW, and Melbourne, VIC.
Procura provides a fully integrated back office, clinical and mobility solution that decreases costs, and enables providers to improve the quality of patient care. Our workforce management tools, clinical content and business intelligence provide efficiencies and controls that will help you drive your organization towards stability and growth.
For more information about Procura, please contact Carl Queton at 1.877.776.2872 or visit our website at http://www.goprocura.com.