Collaborating with Magnus Health extends and enhances PowerSchool's capabilities in the area of student health record management and compliance.
Raleigh, NC (PRWEB) May 14, 2013
Magnus Health, a Raleigh company, and a leading provider of a web-based SMR (student medical record) solution designed to streamline the collection and secure storage of student health information, has signed a partnership agreement with the K-12 Technology group of Pearson, the global leader in education and learning technology.
Magnus Health will serve as an Independent Software Vendor (ISV) partner to provide single sign-on integration, easing the burden on parents with children at schools using both Pearson and Magnus Health SMR. More than 12 million students in thousands of schools across the country use Pearson’s student information system (SIS) PowerSchool, the most popular SIS on the market.
“We're thrilled with our new relationship with PowerSchool. Great relationships are always exciting, and this one has us looking forward to expanding our public school client base. Together with PowerSchool, we'll provide schools with a complete health center solution that allows users and data to flow efficiently,” said Chas Scarantino, CEO of Magnus Health.
"Collaborating with Magnus Health extends and enhances PowerSchool's capabilities in the area of student health record management and compliance,” said Luyen Chou, Chief Product Officer at Pearson. “This added functionality will help our customers track and manage student medical records more efficiently.”
Founded in 2006, Magnus Health SMR was designed specifically for use in schools. With more than 1,000 programs nationwide, Magnus Health SMR equips schools with the tools they need to save time and money, reduce liability, improve emergency preparedness, and remain in compliance with HIPAA, FERPA, and state regulations. SMR connects with various student information systems to increase communication and efficiency, provide the most current information, decrease data entry, and ease the burden of login fatigue experienced by parents. Implemented in schools across the country, SMR easily integrates with PowerSchool. For more information about Magnus Health SMR, visit http://www.magnushealth.com.
Pearson, the global leader in education and learning technology, aims to help people make progress in life through learning. Pearson’s leadership spans K-12, higher education, and corporate learning globally. Pearson’s other primary businesses include the Financial Times Group and the Penguin Group. For more information about the K-12 Technology group of Pearson, visit http://www.pearsonschoolsystems.com.