Fully Implemented Stage I of Contract to Generate Over $750,000 in Revenue
HAUPPAUGE, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Patient Access Solutions, Inc. (Pink Sheets-PASO), a leading provider of information technology solutions for the healthcare industry is pleased to announce it has contracted with Partners in Care, an affiliate of the Visiting Nurse Service of New York. Since 1983, Partners in Care has provided certified home health aides and private-duty nurses who are experienced, compassionate, reliable, and highly attentive to the individuals in their care. Composed of more than 8,100 home health aides, RN's and LPN's, Partners in Care is accredited by the Community Health Accreditation Program (CHAP) and licensed by the New York State Department of Health.
The solution, based on PASHealth’s proprietary home healthcare Mobipen digital pen application, will pilot this month with key cluster homes in the Partners in Care organization and expand to other licensed users. Stage I of the implementation plan could have as many as 300 users, generating over $750,000.00 in income to the company. Field workers will be able to process paperwork in their usual work flow, while concurrently being able to digitally transfer the information back to the Partners in Care main office using the robust form capture infrastructure to interface patient data and caregiver digital note application.
According to Bruce Weitzberg, CEO and President of Patient Access Solutions, “We look forward to implementing our application with such a fine organization to help increase efficiency and reporting needs of Partners in Care. The advantages of streamlining the client’s paper process while improving productivity and providing an operational cost savings were obvious to our client and will provide them the flexibility to focus on and improve patient care.”
About Partners in Care
Composed of more than 8,100 home health aides, RN's and LPN's, Partners in Care is accredited by the Community Health Accreditation Program (CHAP) and licensed by the New York State Department of Health. We provide quality private care services to people in their homes or communities, including personal care and companionship, private duty nursing, patient review assessments (PRI) and geriatric care management, to more than 1,000 clients every year. Partners in Care is an affiliate of the Visiting Nurse Service of New York, the largest home health care agency in the nation.
About Patient Access Solutions, Inc.
Patient Access Solutions, Inc. (PAS) is a Healthcare Solutions Company which has created a formidable array of technology, resources and allies to enable it to become an agent of radical change in what has traditionally been a slowly evolving healthcare information technology environment. The Company's products are designed to allow health care providers an easy migration to the EMR environment. Among these products are D-PAS, which is a state-of-the-art digital pen and paper technology based on Anoto technology, used to capture hand written information into digital forms and EMR systems and PAS Data Center, which is a terminal solution that allows health care providers to quickly and easily determined benefit eligibility. More information on Patient Access Solutions, Inc. and its products can be viewed at www.pashealth.com.
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Patient Access Solutions, Inc.
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