Baylor Quality Alliance Selects Greenway for Participation in EHR Program
Program Promotes System-Wide Electronic Health Record Adoption to Improve Care Delivery, Outcomes
CARROLLTON, Ga.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Greenway Medical Technologies, Inc. announced today that Baylor Quality Alliance (BQA), which has a mission to improve quality and reduce the overall cost of care for patients and communities it serves, has selected Greenway to participate in BQA's electronic health record (EHR) program.
The BQA EHR Program helps physician practices evaluate and select EHR applications that meet their needs. Practices that select PrimeSUITE® contract directly with Greenway®, with BQA helping to manage the overall implementation.
"Implementing an interoperable electronic health record system puts comprehensive health information at care providers' fingertips throughout the health community, helping improve care delivery and outcomes," said David Bragg, MD, senior vice president and medical informatics, Baylor Quality Alliance. "We hope the BQA EHR program will encourage providers in the community to consider taking this important step forward."
BQA urges those interested in obtaining more information about the EHR program to contact program manager Terry Richardson at (214) 820-4929.
"Greenway is extremely enthusiastic about BQA's efforts to promote system-wide EHR adoption and HIE connectivity," said Tee Green, Greenway president and chief executive officer. "PrimeSUITE already serves several practices within the Baylor Health Care System, and we look forward to welcoming many more as a result of this program."
About Greenway and PrimeSUITE
Greenway Medical Technologies, Inc. (NYS: GWAY) delivers smarter solutions for smarter healthcare™. PrimeSUITE® — Greenway's certified and single-database electronic health record/practice management and interoperability solution — helps improve care coordination, quality and cost-efficiency as part of a smarter, sustainable healthcare system. Thousands of care providers across primary care and more than 30 specialties and sub-specialties use cloud-based, remote-hosted or on-premise Greenway® solutions in healthcare enterprises, physician practices and clinics nationwide. For details, see greenwaymedical.com,Twitter, Facebook or YouTube.
About Baylor Health Care System
Baylor Health Care System is a not-for-profit, faith-based supporting organization providing services to a network of acute care hospitals and related health care entities that provide patient care, medical education, research and community service. Baylor recorded more than 2.8 million patient encounters, $4.1 billion in total operating revenue, $5.3 billion in total assets and $502 million in community benefit in fiscal year 2011 (as reported to the Texas Department of State Health Services). Baylor's network of more than 300 access points includes 30 owned/operated/ventured/affiliated hospitals; joint ventured ambulatory surgical centers; satellite outpatient locations; senior centers and more than 190 HealthTexas Provider Network physician clinics.
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