Gulfport MH Selects EHR, PM and RCM for Docs | Healthcare Informatics Magazine | Health IT | Information Technology Skip to content Skip to navigation

Gulfport MH Selects EHR, PM and RCM for Docs

November 5, 2009
by root
| Reprints

Memorial Hospital at Gulfport (Miss.) selected Chicago-based Allscripts’ EHR, Practice Management and Revenue Cycle Management to improve the quality of the care delivered by its 100 employed physicians.

According to the company, the hospital will use it connect with the Mississippi Coast Health Information Exchange (MSCHIE), a state program focused on enhancing healthcare infrastructure in Gulf Coast counties. Memorial is a founding member of the HIE.

Located 70 miles east of New Orleans, Memorial Hospital at Gulfport is a not-for-profit, 445-bed facility with 30 owned physician clinics and a medical staff of 275 physicians. Included under its umbrella are cardiovascular sciences, comprehensive medical rehabilitation, a child and adolescent behavioral health inpatient program, 14 school-based clinics, physician clinics, NICU, and a mobile immunization van.



Report: Healthcare Organizations Struggle with Human Error in Securing PHI

In the first nine months of 2017, unintended disclosure accounted for 41 percent of healthcare data breach incidents, according to a report from specialist insurer Beazley.

Three More Providers Receive 2017 HIMSS Davies Awards

Three patient care organizations have received the 2017 global Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) Enterprise Nicholas E. Davies Award of Excellence for healthcare technology innovations that improve patient outcomes.

Medtronic, American Well Team Up to Integrate Telehealth Capabilities

Medtronic and American Well announced a partnership to offer a telehealth solution focused on the unique needs of the complex, chronic, co-morbid patient population.

Medsphere Merges with RCM Vendor Stockell

Medsphere Systems Corp., developer of the OpenVista electronic health record, is merging with Stockell Healthcare Systems, which offers a suite of revenue cycle management tools.

Report: Insider Threats to Patient Data Remain Unnoticed

Of the reported healthcare data breach incidents that occurred in September, it took an average of 387 days for healthcare organizations to discover a breach had occurred, according to a report from cybersecurity software company Protenus.

Reports: Ex-Pharma Exec Alex Azar Emerges as Trump’s Top Pick for HHS Secretary

President Donald Trump could be on the verge of tapping Alex Azar, a former pharmaceutical industry executive and George W. Bush administration official, as the next HHS Secretary, according to media reports.