Five Ontario Hospitals to Add PatientKeeper CPOE and Medication Reconciliation to their Clinical Automation System
Huron Perth Healthcare Alliance, Alexandra Marine & General Hospital will deploy additional PatientKeeper applications to streamline providers’ workflow and improve patient safety, care
Waltham, MA; Goderich, Ont.; Stratford, Ont. – May 23, 2017 – PatientKeeper, Inc., a leading provider of healthcare applications for physicians, today announced that five hospitals in Ontario, Canada – the four sites of the Huron Perth Healthcare Alliance (HPHA), and the Alexandra Marine & General Hospital (AMGH) – will add PatientKeeper CPOE™ and PatientKeeper Medication Reconciliation™ to their existing PatientKeeper clinical automation solution. The hospitals also will expand their use of PatientKeeper NoteWriter™ physician documentation software.
HPHA and AMGH serve a region encompassing two counties in southwestern Ontario with a population of approximately 135,000. HPHA comprises four hospitals in Clinton, St. Marys, Seaforth and Stratford; AMGH is in Goderich. The five hospitals have a combined total of 250 beds and 150 physicians, and share a common information technology infrastructure.
PatientKeeper’s software enables providers rounding at the hospitals to easily access and act on all their patient information from their smartphones, tablets, laptops or PCs – technology that helps to enhance patient care and safety. HPHA and AMGH have used several PatientKeeper applications for more than four years. The new capabilities enable providers to enter medical, lab and test orders electronically, and to manage patients’ medications at each transition in care efficiently and effectively.
PatientKeeper®, Inc. is a leading provider of healthcare applications for physicians. PatientKeeper provides highly intuitive software that streamlines physicians’ workflow to improve productivity and patient care. Currently the company is developing an innovation platform to make IT an indispensable tool for 21st century clinical care. PatientKeeper’s CPOE, physician documentation, electronic charge capture and other applications run on desktop and laptop computers and popular mobile devices. PatientKeeper’s software integrates with many existing healthcare information systems to effectively support healthcare providers in adopting technology, meeting MACRA requirements, and transitioning to value-based care. PatientKeeper has more than 65,000 active physician users today. For more information about PatientKeeper, visit www.patientkeeper.com or call (781) 373-6100.