BIRMINGHAM, Ala., Nov. 29, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- SuccessEHS, a nationally acclaimed health IT vendor, and Midmark, a trusted leader in digital diagnostic devices for ambulatory care, today announced the integration of Midmark's IQvitals® automated vitals device with the SuccessEHS 6.1 EHR and Practice Management solution.
Incorporation of IQvitals with SuccessEHS 6.1 provides users with seamless data collection, allowing the delivery of digital vital signs data directly into the patient's electronic chart. This integration increases clinical workflow efficiency and eliminates data transcription errors.
"We are proud to offer our customers this latest integration," said Elizabeth Pharo, Vice President of Client Services at SuccessEHS. "Connecting automated vitals directly into the EHR furthers our mission to help clients achieve more results by streamlining workflows, increasing productivity, reducing risk of error and making it easier to meet Meaningful Use requirements."
IQvitals is the third Midmark device integrated with the SuccessEHS solution. In 2010, SuccessEHS completed the successful integration of the Midmark IQecg®and IQspiro® devices.
"Efficient patient care begins with accurate vitals, due to their role in physicians' diagnosis and treatment decisions," said Kurt Forsthoefel, senior marketing manager for Midmark. "This integration provides caregivers with meaningful patient data at the point of care, while also significantly impacting the overall efficiency and accuracy of the patient care process."
Introduced in 2010, Midmark's IQvitals is a Windows-based touch screen device that provides automated blood pressure, temperature, Sp02 and pulse rate readings with a touch of a screen. Physicians and caregivers can use the system either as a standalone unit or connect it to a computer using IQmanager™ software or an EHR solution.
SuccessEHS is a nationally acclaimed vendor providing Electronic Health Record (EHR) and Practice Management solutions with Integrated Medical Billing Services. SuccessEHS also provides Electronic Dental Record (EDR) and Dental Imaging solutions. Founded in 1995, SuccessEHS established itself as a leader in the emerging practice management applications market by delivering an innovative blend of clinical, operational and financial software paired with a suite of specialized integrated success services. SuccessEHS, entirely in-house developed and supported, has achieved multiple certifications from CCHIT.
SuccessEHS's SuccessEHS 6.1 is a CCHIT Certified® 2011 Ambulatory EHR additionally certified for Child Health, with a 5-star usability rating.
SuccessEHS 6.1 is also 2011/2012 compliant and was certified as a Complete EHR on September 30, 2010 by the Certification Commission for Health Information Technology (CCHIT®), an ONC-ATCB, in accordance with the applicable certification criteria for Eligible Providers adopted by the Secretary of Health and Human Services. The certification ID number is CC-1112-909422-1. The clinical quality measures certified include: NQF 0421, NQF 0013, NQF 0028, NQF 0041, NQF 0024, NQF 0038, NQF 0043, NQF 0031, and NQF 0034. The additional software used in testing includes Multum, SuccessEHS Patient Portal, ExitCare Patient Education, and Oracle. This certification neither represents an endorsement by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services nor guarantees the receipt of incentive payments.
Midmark Corporation brings efficient patient care to millions of people each day around the world. Midmark is committed to providing innovative products and services for the healthcare professional, integrating value-added technology into everything it does. By focusing on ways to constantly improve physician workflows, Midmark is redefining the future of the clinical space from the examination room to the procedure room. Its line of Midmark and Ritter products have become the industry standards in medical practices of all sizes, helping improve the patient experience while improving safety, ergonomics, productivity and profitability for the practice. Midmark's line of digital diagnostic solutions, allow fast and easy capture, interpretation and retrieval of patient information for single practitioners to large physician groups and offer EHR/EMR integration. With more than 1,600 teammates worldwide, Midmark's teammates are dedicated to making a positive difference in the practice of healthcare. Headquartered in Versailles, Ohio, Midmark Corporation maintains four subsidiaries in the United States. To support international healthcare markets, it holds subsidiaries in France, India and Italy. For more information about Midmark, visit midmarkclinicalsolutions.com or midmark.com.
SOURCE SuccessEHS; Midmark