EvergreenHealth Deploys PatientKeeper Charge Capture Software to Improve Revenue Cycle Management
Kirkland, Washington hospital uses PatientKeeper to maximize billing accuracy and efficiency
WALTHAM, Mass. – June 18, 2013 – EvergreenHealth recently went live with PatientKeeper® Charge Capture™ software as part of an initiative to streamline workflow for its 800 physicians and improve revenue cycle management at the organization.
EvergreenHealth is a public hospital district and community-based health care organization that operates a 275-bed acute care hospital in Kirkland, Washington. It serves more than 400,000 residents in its primary service area of northern King and southern Snohomish counties.
Charge capture automation is the first phase of EvergreenHealth’s PatientKeeper deployment. The hospital has plans to deploy PatientKeeper Analytics™, PatientKeeper PQRS™, and PatientKeeper Sign-Out™.
PatientKeeper replaces a previously implemented electronic charge capture solution.
PatientKeeper is integrated with EvergreenHealth’s Cerner® system to share patient data and to allow physicians, billers, and coders to launch PatientKeeper Charge Capture and display charge status from within their familiar Cerner environment.
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 advance the use of computers by physicians and care teams by making them indispensable tools for 21st century clinical care. PatientKeeper’s CPOE, physician documentation, electronic charge capture and other applications run on desktop and laptop computers and popular handheld devices and tablets. 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 60,000 active physician users today. For more information about PatientKeeper, visit www.patientkeeper.com or call (781) 373-6100.