“Rhapsody’s leadership in the healthcare integration engine market continues to be validated through these third-party developer relationships and through our customers,” stated Paul Viskovich,President of Orion Health North America, EMEA.
Santa Monica, CA. (PRWEB) January 26, 2010
Orion Health, Inc., a market leader in providing clinical workflow and integration technology for health information exchange solutions, today announced that Jorge Nobregas has been hired to serve as Orion Health’s U.S. National OEM Sales Director. The appointment builds on the company’s existing business strategy of partnering with top original equipment manufacturers (OEM) to integrate clinical data from medical devices into electronic medical record (EMR) systems.
Device manufacturers have selected Orion Health Rhapsody® Integration Engine software to provide healthcare workers with seamless access to data including vital signs, EKG and other test results from the EMR system. Rhapsody’s standards-based platform minimizes development time and ensures easy integration with hospital systems. The integration engine’s proven ability to scale means the high volume of messages exchanged in continuous monitoring situations is able to be viewed in near real time.
Paul Viskovich, President of Orion Health North America, EMEA says, “OEMs and independent software vendors are seeking to reduce their internal development costs and improve margins by buying Rhapsody as an off-the-shelf integration solution and using our open architecture to customize their products to suit their customers’ needs.”
“Rhapsody’s leadership in the healthcare integration engine market continues to be validated through these third-party developer relationships and through our customers,” he continued.
As U.S. OEM Sales Director, Mr. Nobregas will work with Orion Health’s product development and sales team engaging with partners to develop solutions that will help providers reduce costs, become more efficient and deliver on the promise of seamlessly sharing patient data. Mr. Nobregas has over 20 years experience in establishing and securing new channel partnerships and driving growth for companies such as Initiate Systems, Sentillion, Hewlett-Packard Medical and Shared Medical Systems.
Prior to joining Orion Health, Mr. Nobregas was vice president of Business Development at Callibra, Inc.
About Orion Health Inc.
Orion Health™ is a leading global provider of clinical workflow and integration technology for the healthcare sector. Orion Health’s easy-to-use solutions and applications improve patient care and clinical decision making by providing integrated health data in a single, unified view. By enhancing existing healthcare information systems, the Orion Health Rhapsody® Integration Engine, Concerto® Physician Portal, and workflow solutions provide healthcare workers with easy access to patient data and trends, and reduce errors and omissions by streamlining information transfer.
Worldwide, Orion Health implements health information communities involving over 35 million patients with tens of thousands of active users including Maine’s HealthInfoNet, Canada Health Infoway, Alberta Health Services and Spain’s IB Salut. Orion Health’s partners include leading health system integrators and IT vendors such as Accenture, Allscripts, IBM, Oracle, Phillips and others. Orion Health has more than 1,000 clients around the world, including Lahey Clinic, UCLA Medical Center, US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and several of the U.K.’s NHS Trust Hospitals. More information can be found at http://www.orionhealth.com.
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