Woodbridge, NJ, (PRWEB) April 08, 2014
iPatientCare, Inc., a pioneer in mHealth and cloud based ambulatory EHR, Integrated Practice Management and Patient Portal Solutions announced its Wearable Technology App miGlass for Google Glass Improves Clinician-Patient Interaction and Proves to be the Pertinence of Google Glass in Healthcare.
Google's new wearable mobile technology, Google Glass, is making its first inroads into healthcare settings, signaling what could be the dawning of a new age of wearable computers that will spell major productivity improvements. iPatientCare a leading ambulatory care market EHR vendor has deployed a native wearable technology app for Google Glass aimed to improve clinician-patient interaction by making it remarkably simple for physicians to adopt and use within their organizations.
“It projects a tiny screen in the upper corner of the eye, where information like lab and radiology reports can be displayed. With inbuilt camera it has the capability of recording the video and capture photographs on real time basis,” said Shripal Shah, Senior Technology officer, iPatientCare.
Further highlighting the key features of the miGlass App, he stated, “Physicians can utilize the closed-loop miGlass App to remind patients of the diagnostics tests getting due, visiting their offices for periodic checkups, and push relevant educational material to stay compliant to the care plan. The ease of use on both ends, namely, the Glass and the EHR, make the difference.”
John Bartley, MD, Chief Medical Director, iPatientCare commented, “The introduction of miGlass into healthcare opens the door to incredible possibilities for the ultimate experience in clinician-patient interaction. The ways Glass will be used in medicine will only be limited by our imaginations. It is an incredible project and we are proud to once again lead the industry by offering innovative technology that empowers our customers to provide better care.”
iPatientCare, Inc. is a privately held medical informatics company based at Woodbridge, New Jersey. The company is known for its pioneering contribution to mHealth and Cloud based unified product suite that include Electronic Health/Medical Record and integrated Practice Management/Billing System, Patient Portal/PHR, Health Information Exchange (HIE), and mobile point-of-care solutions that serve the ambulatory, acute/sub acute, emergency and home health market segments.
iPatientCare EHR 2014 (2.0) has received 2014 Edition Ambulatory Complete EHR certification by ICSA Labs, an Office of the National Coordinator-Authorized Certification Body (ONC-ACB), in accordance with the applicable eligible professional certification criteria adopted by the Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS).
Full certification details can be found at ONC Certified Health IT Product List.
The ONC 2014 Edition criteria support both Stage 1 and 2 Meaningful Use measures required to qualify eligible providers and hospitals for funding under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA).
iPatientCare’s ONC 2014 Edition Meaningful Use Stage 2 Certified Complete EHR is also Designated as a Test EHR by CMS.
The company has won numerous awards for its EHR technology and is recognized as an innovator in the field, being a pioneer to offer an EHR technology on a handheld device, an innovative First Responder technology to the US Army for its Theatre Medical Information System, the first to offer a Cloud based EHR product. iPatientCare is recognized as one of the best EHR and Integrated PM System for small and medium sized physicians’ offices; has been awarded most number of industry Awards; and has been recognized as a preferred/MU partner by numerous Regional Extension Centers (REC), hospitals/health systems, and academies.
Visit http://www.iPatientCare.com for more information.
One Woodbridge Center, Suite 812, Woodbridge, New Jersey 07095
Phone: 800-741-0981 | Fax: 732.676.7667 | Email: info(at)ipatientcare(dot)com