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United States : St Louis-based Unibased Systems to be purchased by Streamline Health

January 21, 2014

A definitive agreement is signed by Streamline Health Solutions, Inc., a most important provider of knowledge management solutions for healthcare providers to acquire St. Louis-based Unibased Systems Architecture, Inc. (Unibased), a leading provider of patient access solutions.

Unibased offers health information technology solutions counting enterprise scheduling and surgery management software for important healthcare organizations throughout the United States. The closing of the purchase, likely to happen in early February 2014, is dependent on the fulfillment of a variety of customary closing conditions, counting approval by Unibased's stockholders.

The enterprise scheduling solution from Unibased, ForSite2020 Resource Management System (RMS), has been termed "Best in KLAS" for 10 years in a row (2003-2012 Best in KLAS Awards: Software & Services, December 2012). The solution facilitates coordination of resources with embedded enterprise master patient indexing (EMPI) to progress patient access with front-end revenue cycle processes. The scheduling software is a practical solution that gives healthcare providers the ability to review potential risk factors for patients before their engagement starts, and arms them with knowledge to progress patient care.

Besides, Unibased's surgery management solution, ForSite2020 periOperative Resource Management System (ORMS), was rated "Best in KLAS" eight years in a row (2003-2010). The solution assists coordinate perioperative scheduling, care planning, documentation, and anesthesia integration. By removing manual processes and flawlessly connecting resources and information, the solution lets providers to concentrate on patient care, whereas transforming a surgery department into a cost-effective care delivery operation.

Robert E Watson, president and chief executive officer, Streamline Health said, "Unibased's technology does an excellent job of organizing complex information, enabling them to deliver proactive solutions rather than reactive corrections for healthcare providers . "Their scheduling software bridges clinical and financial data earlier in the patient experience, providing a head start on coding and health information management processes and even pre-service collection efforts."

Lawrence V Covington, president and chief executive officer, Unibased Systems Architecture said, "We are excited to add our enterprise scheduling and surgery management solutions to the growing suite of solutions offered by Streamline Health . "We believe that with Streamline's well established reputation and experienced management team our top-rated solutions will be well received by a new and expanded audience."

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Source: TendersInfo (India)

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