Washington, DC (PRWEB) August 27, 2013
CareClix, a mobile health company based in the Washington, DC area and one of the largest providers of telemedicine services in the country, announced today that its software applications and technology will power Howard County, Maryland Health Department’s Information Technology (IT) services. CareClix's unique and patent-pending technology enables one of the wealthiest counties in the country to securely and accurately document patient visits, provide a billing platform for their services, securely communicate between patients and providers, and comprehensively host other health IT services. This implementation represents one of the largest single deployments of an integrated health IT software and telemedicine suite used on a county level.
With CareClix's growth in the insurance, self-employed, and third-party administrator markets, this partnership with Howard County represents CareClix's expansion in the public and government sectors. "As Howard County, Maryland is often praised as one of the most innovative and technological counties in the country, we are excited to have partnered our revolutionary technology with such a forward-thinking and progressive County based in Maryland and are confident this partnership may serve as an example for the nation," stated Dr. Sunil Budhrani, CareClix’s Chief Executive Officer.
Howard County, Maryland has received a number of noteworthy accolades depicting their commitment to health care including:
-Healthiest county in Maryland for the last four years,
-Has been in the top 10 in the country for the most Digital County in embracing technology for the benefit of its community, and
-Recently noted as one of the best places to live in the country by CNN/Money magazine.
These impressive milestones only demonstrate Howard County's commitment to its community and those who live there. CareClix is excited to continue in this commitment to better the lives and health of the residents of Howard County through innovative technologies and superior patient care.
Founded in 2010, CareClix provides one of the most comprehensive telehealth solutions in the world, serving as a fully integrated, secure, and HIPAA-compliant platform to connect medical providers and patients worldwide. This revolutionary technology enables doctors to see patients in their clinical settings virtually as well as at home via remote health monitoring. CareClix also gives providers’ access to a certified Web-based Electronic Medical Record system, e-prescribing, and lab testing—all in one integrated platform. CareClix Anywhere, CareClix Exam, and CareClix Home represent exclusive products powered by the core CareClix processor. This makes CareClix and its technology unique in that it is the only integrated telemedicine platform providing a continuum of telehealth services-telephone and video access to a doctor 24 hours a day, seven days a week, to the virtual examination room, and to the patient centered medical home. In offering a comprehensive telemedicine solution, CareClix is changing the way patients see their doctor.
For more information and to view the innovative CareClix telehealth platforms, please visit http://www.careclix.com.