Ga. Hospital Selects EMR/PM | Healthcare Informatics Magazine | Health IT | Information Technology Skip to content Skip to navigation

Ga. Hospital Selects EMR/PM

January 12, 2010
by root
| Reprints

Athens Regional Medical Center, a 375-bed regional referral center located in Athens, Ga., is implementing Atlanta-based

Eclipsys Corporation’s PeakPractice EMR/practice management (PM) solution.

A current user of Eclipsys’ Sunrise Enterprise clinical system, Athens Regional will use PeakPractice to link patient data with its network of physicians to achieve greater continuity of care and enhanced patient safety across its care community — including Athens Regional Physician Services, Athens Regional FirstCare and Athens Regional Specialty Services — says the company.

Athens Regional also plans to utilize PeakPractice to link care information with participating affiliated community physicians in Northeast Georgia, according to the company. The community EMR program will utilize the Eclipsys HealthXchange, powered by Medicity, to enable the exchange of information across a network of disparate and disconnected EMR systems, it touts.

Comprised of an acute care facility, four urgent care centers, a quality network of physicians, a health maintenance organization and a home health agency, Athens Regional Health Services is one of Northeast Georgia’s largest health care systems.

The Health IT Summits gather 250+ healthcare leaders in cities across the U.S. to present important new insights, collaborate on ideas, and to have a little fun - Find a Summit Near You!


/news-item/ga-hospital-selects-emrpm

See more on

betebettipobetngsbahis