FAYETTEVILLE, Ark., March 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- SOAPware, Inc., a market leader in electronic health record (EHR) software, announced today that it was named as a preferred vendor by HITArkansas (http://www.hitarkansas.org), the Health Information Technology Regional Extension Center (REC) for the state of Arkansas. As a preferred vendor, SOAPware, Inc. (http://www.soapware.com) will allow the medical providers of Arkansas to improve patient care and lower costs by implementing electronic health records and qualifying for incentive payments under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA).
"SOAPware is excited to be working with HITArkansas to bring the latest, affordable technology to healthcare providers," said Randall Oates, MD, President and founder of SOAPware, Inc. "Our mission is to improve healthcare and the quality of life by empowering medical professionals and patients with innovative technologies and services. By working with HITArkansas and providers, we will raise the bar of healthcare for the residents of Arkansas through meaningful use."
"We at HITArkansas are pleased to add SOAPware, Inc. to our growing list of preferred vendors," said Ray Hanley, President and CEO of Arkansas Foundation for Medical Care (AFMC). "This organization offers Arkansas' providers another EHR option to choose from as they increase our state's HIT capabilities."
HITArkansas (http://www.hitarkansas.org), a division of AFMC (http://www.afmc.org), works in cooperation with the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) to provide training, support, technical assistance, outreach and collaboration to health care providers across the state as they work to achieve meaningful use of EHRs. AFMC was incorporated in 1972 as a private, nonprofit educational organization dedicated to the clinical evaluation and improvement of health care in Arkansas and throughout the country.
About SOAPware, Inc.
Founded by physicians, for nearly two decades SOAPware, Inc. has adhered to a simple philosophy of delivering affordable technology to healthcare providers. Improving healthcare and the quality of life by empowering medical professionals and patients with innovative technology and services is the mission we are committed to achieve. To learn more about SOAPware 2011, visit http://www.SOAPware.com.
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