Ohio Regional Extension Center Selects eClinicalWorks as Preferred EHR Partner
Award-winning Electronic Health Records (EHR) Company Selected as Preferred Vendor
WESTBOROUGH, Mass.—November 17 , 2010— eClinicalWorks®, a market leader in ambulatory clinical systems, today announced that the Ohio Regional Health Information Partnership (OHIP) Ohio’s Health Information Technology Regional Extension Center, has selected eClinicalWorks unified electronic medical records (EMR) and practice management (PM) system as a preferred ambulatory vendor for its primary care providers state-wide.
“We look forward to working with eClinicalWorks to increase the adoption of electronic health records in Ohio, said Fred Richards, CIO and COO of OHIP. “This initiative will improve the continuity of health care in Ohio.”
“We are pleased to be working with OHIP,” said Girish Kumar Navani, CEO and co-founder of eClinicalWorks. “eClinicalWorks has a proven track record in successful deployments and in delivering the most comprehensive system. eClinicalWorks will work directly with providers to improve the quality of care delivered.”
The national REC program has granted $598 million to establish 60 centers. This will bring together group practices, critical access hospitals, community health centers and relation healthcare organizations through sustainable two-year grants.
About Ohio’s Health Information Technology Regional Extension Center
OHIPis one of a select group of organizations throughout the U.S. designated as having the experience and capacity necessary to assist health care providers with the task of modernizing their practices with certified EHRs. It was founded by the Ohio State Osteopathic Association, the Ohio State Medical Association, the Ohio Hospital Association, BioOhio, and the State of Ohio.
eClinicalWorks® is a privately held leader in the ambulatory clinical systems market. The company’s unified electronic medical record (EMR) and practice management (PM) solutions are proven for every market segment: large practice groups, including Massachusetts eHealth Collaborative (MAeHC), Electronic Health Records of Rhode Island (EHRRI) and the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, as well as medium, small and solo practices regardless of specialty. The company enjoys high profitability with a five-year compounded growth rate of more than 100 percent year-to-year. With an established customer base of more than 50,000 providers and 225,000 healthcare professionals across all 50 states, eClinicalWorks has been awarded multiple top industry honors including being named to the Inc. 5000 in 2009, 2008 and 2007. Based in Westborough, Mass., eClinicalWorks has additional offices in New York City, Pleasanton, Calif. and Alpharetta, Ga. More information on eClinicalWorks can be found at www.eclinicalworks.com or by calling 866-888-6929.
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