Silver Spring, Maryland (PRWEB) December 11, 2012
BlueNovo, Inc. a leading provider of healthcare and technology services, today announced a contract with Upper Chesapeake Health, Inc. for the deployment of an integrated EPM / EMR System among Upper Chesapeake’s local provider community. Named as the exclusive provider of implementation services for Upper Chesapeake Health, BlueNovo provides clinical, system and technical expertise as well as comprehensive implementation management services to Upper Chesapeake Health and its local provider community.
The Harford County, Maryland, not-for-profit, community-based, two hospital system is a leading healthcare system and the largest non-governmental employer in Harford County with 270 licensed beds and 550 staff physicians serving residents of Harford County, northern Baltimore County, and Western Cecil County. Upper Chesapeake Health served 19,052 inpatient and 155,750 outpatients during 2011.
“Upper Chesapeake Health is using the Stark law to help foster the deployment of an integrated EPM / EMR system among the local provider community. Our goal is to set-up a connected region of care-givers. The BlueNovo team is an integral part of this goal and will be responsible for the successful deployment of the integrated EHR / EPM system among our community providers,” said Dean Kaster, Senior Vice President, Corporate Strategy and Business Development.
Roopak Manchanda, Managing Partner for BlueNovo added, “Upper Chesapeake is a progressive organization and grasps the magnitude of change involved in EMRs and working to establish a Health Information Exchange. We are delighted to partner with them to help their community providers achieve a fully integrated and connected region of care-givers.”
About Upper Chesapeake Health
For the past century, Upper Chesapeake Health (UCH) has served the residents of northeastern Maryland an unparalleled combination of award-winning clinical expertise and an exceptional patient experience. The community-based, two hospital system is a leading regional healthcare system.
About BlueNovo, Inc.
BlueNovo is a leading provider of physician & patient-centered healthcare, quality, and technology services for Hospital and Healthcare organizations. BlueNovo partners with clients to deploy complex, mission-critical healthcare solutions that enhance productivity and add lasting value.