Advocare with nearly 600 Providers to Replace GE Centricity with eClinicalWorks EHR and Revenue Cycle Management Platform

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eClinicalWorks continues to outperform competition and dominate the large health system market

WESTBOROUGH, Mass.—June 5, 2018eClinicalWorks®, a leader in healthcare IT solutions, announces that Advocare, LLC will transition from GE Centricity to the eClinicalWorks cloud-centric Electronic Health Record (EHR) and Revenue Cycle Management platform. Advocare, one of the largest physician groups in the United States, has nearly 600 providers across 183 locations in New Jersey and Pennsylvania, representing pediatrics, adult primary care, and specialty practices. eClinicalWorks was selected because its technology best meets the needs of Advocare’s multi-specialty and geographically diverse enterprise, promoting more efficient, accessible, and integrated patient care.

“In 2017, Advocare began the process to identify a best-in-class EHR, PM, Population Health and RCM platform,” said Dr. Howard Orel, CEO and President of Advocare. “It was important that we were aligned with a future strategic partner’s mission, vision, culture, and philosophy and we found that with eClinicalWorks.”

“After an extensive due diligence, Advocare selected eClinicalWorks,” said Jon L. Mackler, MPA, Chief Strategy Officer and Project Sponsor for Advocare. “We were pleased and impressed with the features and applicability of eClinicalWorks, and the technology will be an important asset in supporting our organization’s transformation. As we continue to expand, the cloud-centric technology has the flexibility to continually meet our goals of delivering effective value-based care.”

eClinicalWorks V11 will provide Advocare with the latest version of the core EHR to streamline and improve overall efficiency and communications and encourage preventive care for its patients. V11 empowers organizations to meet the challenges and opportunities of value-based care by establishing a fully connected office, with key features:

  • Eva, the eClinicalWorks Virtual Assistant, improves usability and efficiency, letting users interact with eClinicalWorks technology in a conversational manner.
  • V11 puts interoperability at the forefront of medical care. The days of laborious, point-to-point connections are over. eClinicalWorks customers can now self-activate for seamless integration with both CommonWell Health Alliance and Carequality. Through these connections, practitioners enjoy access to comprehensive patient data from any participating organization.
  • eClinicalWorks V11 includes hundreds of new features for Revenue Cycle Management, including credentialing, patient insurance eligibility, collections, and analytics.
  • healow TeleVisits leverages the power of the eClinicalWorks EHR to expand access to care by offering providers and patients greater efficiency while ensuring the highest standards of medical quality are met.

“eClinicalWorks is committed to assisting Advocare in meeting its goals of delivering outstanding service to its patients, while adhering to the highest medical standards,” said Girish Navani, CEO and co-founder of eClinicalWorks. “V11 is the next step in ushering in the evolution of healthcare IT and will help Advocare remain at the forefront of medical care. With our ongoing commitment to improving human health, we look forward to working with Advocare to enhance the breadth of functionality and empower its patients to become managers of their health and improve communication between patients and their providers.”

About Advocare

Advocare, LLC (“Advocare”) is a physician-owned and physician governed multi-specialty medical group operating in New Jersey and the greater Philadelphia metropolitan region. Founded in 1998 as an alliance of 26 pediatricians in southern New Jersey, Advocare has grown to become widely recognized and highly respected as one of the region’s largest, independent, multi-specialty physician groups. With nearly 600 providers, Advocare serves approximately 590,000 patients at locations throughout New Jersey and Pennsylvania. Advocare physicians are regularly recognized among the region’s top doctors by New Jersey and Pennsylvania by both patients and consumer magazines.

About eClinicalWorks

eClinicalWorks® is a privately held leader in healthcare IT solutions. With more than 130,000 physicians and nurse practitioners using its solutions, customers include ACOs, physician practices, hospitals, community health centers, departments of health, and convenient care clinics. During the past ten years, 19 eClinicalWorks customers have received the prestigious HIMSS Davies Award, honoring excellence in Electronic Health Record implementation. The company is second largest in the country for e-prescribing. Based in Westborough, Mass., eClinicalWorks has additional offices in Austin, New York City, Chicago, California, Georgia, London, India, and Dubai. For more information, please visit, Facebook, Twitter or call 866-888-6929.