TSI Healthcare Selects Local Practice, Carolina Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine Center, as "Circle of Excellence Award" Winner

CHAPEL HILL, N.C., April 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- TSI Healthcare, a national leader in the sales and support of customized healthcare information technology, celebrates Carolina Orthopaedic  and Sports Medicine Center's selection as winners of the annual "Circle of Excellence Award" in the Practice Management System category. Established in 2009, the award recognizes practices that have positioned themselves as leaders in Healthcare IT and champions of improved patient care through the use of Electronic Health Records and Practice Management systems.  The award focuses on key indicators that measure efficiency, regulatory compliance, and delivery of quality care through the use of technology.

Practice Manager Chad Ghorley from Carolina Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine Center of Gastonia, NC commented, "As physicians strive for better care, the use of technology is key. Health IT results in improved efficiency, increased revenues, while allowing us to focus on our patients.  Partnering with a vendor that provides the necessary resources and customer service is equally as important. The "Circle of Excellence" award is an example of TSI Healthcare's dedication to our practice.  It allows our group to benchmark our system use, encouraging staff to master basic functionality and try new features. Ultimately, using a top-notch Practice Management system helps us drive improved patient satisfaction through efficient business workflows."

TSI Healthcare's President and CEO, David Dickson Jr. adds, "Carolina Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine Center is a true leader in the healthcare community.  In fact, our survey found key attributes that show exceptional commitment to improving the patient experience. Their team has worked diligently to attain maximum use of their systems and serve as an outstanding example for other practices.  We are proud to work alongside groups like Carolina Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine Center, who are seeking to bring healthcare to the twenty-first century."

About Carolina Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine Center

Carolina Orthopaedic & Sports Medicine Center (COSMC) is proud of its long heritage of providing expert orthopaedic care in the Piedmont area, dating back to the original North Carolina Orthopaedic Hospital which was also located in Gastonia, NC.  COSMC's team of highly-trained and talented orthopaedic surgeons, a physiatrist and physician assistants offers quality care and strives to provide exceptional customer service to the patients and family members whom they serve. For more information about COSMC, visit the practice website at www.carolinaorthopaedic.com.

About TSI Healthcare

TSI Healthcare, Inc. was founded in 1997 and empowers physicians to improve care, increase efficiency and maximize profitability through the successful implementation and utilization of the NextGen™ integrated EPM and EHR Systems. Each of TSI's solutions are customized, managed and designed to serve the unique needs of the client and the individual practice needs. TSI Healthcare's support and service teams include NextGen™ Certified Professionals, clinical experts, former practice administrators, and EHR and Practice Management Consultants. For more information, visit www.tsihealthcare.com or call 800-354-4205.

Christian Mibelli
TSI Healthcare
101 Europa Drive, Suite 200
Chapel Hill, NC 27517

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