NextGen Healthcare Reveals Certified Ambulatory and Inpatient Suite at 2010 Users Group Meeting

Thought leaders, clients and keynote speakers share best practices for improving patient care, operational efficiency, and business sustainability

ORLANDO, Fla. & HORSHAM, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- NextGen Healthcare Information Systems, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Quality Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: QSII), and leading provider of healthcare information systems and connectivity solutions, is holding its annual Users Group Meeting (UGM) this week in Orlando, Fla., bringing together more than 3,200 physicians, practice administrators and hospital leaders to discover the “Keys to Success” for improving healthcare delivery.

This year, UGM attendees gain an exclusive, first look at NextGen Healthcare’s suite of certified solutions that span ambulatory and inpatient settings, including NextGen® Inpatient Clinicals, a premarket conditionally CCHIT Certified® 2011 Inpatient EHR, and NextGen® Ambulatory EHR version 5.6, a CCHIT Certified® 2011 Ambulatory EHR, additionally certified for Behavioral Health, Cardiovascular Medicine with Advanced Reporting, Child Health, and Dermatology.

“Our clients have experienced several fast-paced, significant changes in the healthcare system and overall business market this year. NextGen UGM 2010 is focused on sharing detailed strategies for their continued success in this new environment,” said Scott Decker, President of NextGen Healthcare, who delivered an opening address this morning. “NextGen Healthcare now supports clients with a suite of products and consulting services to help them integrate across the continuum of care, connect with a community of providers, and maximize Meaningful Use incentives. We are extremely excited and well prepared to move forward as a partner with our clients.”

NextGen UGM attendees include small, mid-sized and large physician practices, inpatient facilities, and hospitals and health systems. Over three days at Walt Disney World® Resort, NextGen Healthcare’s thought leaders, product experts and clients will share best practices, receive hands-on product training and participate in more than 200 educational sessions. Physicians have the unique opportunity to earn CME credits during more than 30 sessions.

Demonstrations will showcase innovative new tools that complete NextGen Healthcare’s Meaningful Use offering and can serve as the foundation for Patient-Centered Medical Home and Accountable Care initiatives, including NextGen Ambulatory EHR, NextGen® Health Quality Measures Reporting Module, NextGen® Patient Portal, NextGen® Dashboard and NextGensm Health Information Exchange. The conference will also introduce new features and functionality in NextGen® Mobile to support improved workflow, remote access and work/life balance for physicians, as well as expanded NextGensm Consulting Services to help clients transform their healthcare delivery.

Attendees gathered additional secrets to success during keynote presentations by entrepreneur Chris Gardner, owner and CEO of brokerage firm Gardner Rich LLC and inspiration for the #2 all-time domestic grossing drama, "The Pursuit of Happyness;" Farzad Mostashari, MD, Deputy National Coordinator for Programs & Policy with the ONC at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services; and Charles D. Kennedy, MD, Vice President of Health Information Technology & Research for WellPoint, Inc.

CCHIT Certified® is a registered mark of the Certification Commission for Health Information Technology.

About NextGen Healthcare

NextGen Healthcare Information Systems, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Quality Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: QSII), provides integrated clinical, financial and connectivity solutions for ambulatory, inpatient and dental provider organizations. For more information please visit and Follow NextGen Healthcare on Twitter at or Facebook at

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