Clinically Integrated Network Offering eClinicalWorks Cloud-based
Comprehensive Electronic Health Record Solution for its Physician Members
WESTBROUGH, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
eClinicalWorks®, a leader in ambulatory healthcare IT solutions, today
announced that Chicago’s Rush
Health, a clinically integrated network of physicians and hospitals,
endorses eClinicalWorks comprehensive electronic health records (EHR)
solution for its more than 300 affiliated private physician members.
This agreement will bring Cloud-based technology to help make care
delivery more convenient and efficient.
“Rush Health works as a team to improve health through high quality,
efficient health services for patient care, including prevention and
complex care management,” said Brent Estes, president and CEO, Rush
Health. “After an in-depth evaluation, we determined eClinicalWorks
would aid our providers in delivering these services due to care
coordination functionality inherent in the solution and the benefits its
current customers are receiving. Using eClinicalWorks will also aid our
providers in meeting meaningful use and our Patient-Centered Medical
Utilizing eClinicalWorks EHR solution in a Cloud environment, Rush
Health will streamline processes between practices and have more of a
focus on delivering preventative care. The solution will also assist to
improve continuity of care across multiple settings, allowing critical
information to be accessible at the point of care. To aid its providers,
Rush Health is helping subsidize the cost of the system.
“eClinicalWorks holds one of the largest independent practice market
shares in Chicago and we expect it to grow with this relationship,” said
Girish Navani, CEO and co-founder of eClinicalWorks. “Our traction is
partly due to us working closely with our customers to help improve
their clinical and fiscal performance. Additionally, our capabilities in
managing the provider, population and patient will aid Rush Health in
offering more collaborative care based on real-time information from
multiple sources across its network.”
About Rush Health
Rush Health is a collaborative, member-based network of Chicago-area
physicians and hospitals, working together to improve health through
high quality, efficient health services covering the spectrum of patient
care from wellness, prevention and health promotion to disease
management and complex care management. Members include more than 1,000
providers, and Rush University Medical Center, Rush-Copley Medical
Center and Rush Oak Park Hospital.
For more information, please visit www.rush-health.com.
eClinicalWorks® is a privately-held leader in ambulatory healthcare IT
solutions. With more than 545,000 healthcare professionals across all 50
states using its solutions, customers include ACOs, physician practices,
out-patient departments of hospitals, health centers, departments of
health and convenient care clinics. Nine
eClinicalWorks customers have received the prestigious HIMSS Davies
Awards during the past six years, honoring excellence in electronic
health record implementation. The company is the second largest vendor
in the country for e-prescribing. Based in Westborough, Mass.,
eClinicalWorks has additional offices in New York City, Chicago,
California and Georgia. For more information, please visit www.eclinicalworks.com,
or call 866-888-6929.
eClinicalWorks is a registered trademark of eClinicalWorks, LLC. All
other trademarks or service marks contained herein are the property of
their respective owners.
Heather Caouette, 508-836-2700