Archive for May, 2011

Company Overview: McKesson

Posted by Julia Foster on May 30, 2011 in News

McKesson is a medical distribution and technology solutions company with three simple goals: to help healthcare facilities make fewer mistakes, reduce costs and provide higher-quality care. The nation’s largest healthcare IT corporation, McKesson provides technology services through four businesses. …Continue reading

Company Overview: Allscripts

Posted by Julia Foster on May 23, 2011 in News

In August 2010, Allscripts Healthcare Solutions merged with Eclipsys Corporation to Form Allscripts, the largest connected community of clients in healthcare. Referred to as the “Netflix for healthcare” by CNBC’s Fast Money in March 2011, Allscripts has a unique patient-centric approach to HIT solutions. Their mantra? One network, one platform, one patient. …Continue reading

Epic Stork

Posted by Julia Foster on May 16, 2011 in News

EpicCare is used by physicians and medical facilities around the globe to organize medical workflow. However, with hundreds of thousands of specialized physicians in the United States alone, Epic’s typical offerings must be augmented with specialty software (called add-ons) to allow those practices to operate easily without interrupting their unique workflow. One such add-on is Epic Stork. …Continue reading

Streamline Healthcare Solutions: Company Overview

Posted by Julia Foster on May 9, 2011 in News

Streamline Healthcare Solutions provides software solutions for behavioral healthcare organizations. They have three main objectives: 1) to develop solutions that evolve with a behavioral healthcare organization’s needs, 2) to work as an extension of their customers’ internal IT departments, and 3) to provide quality software and services at reasonable prices.

Rather than providing a one-size-fits-all solution, however, Streamline works with each organization to create a customized package that allows them to control the business, rather than have the software run the company. Their unique business model …Continue reading

NextGen Healthcare Solutions: Company Overview

Posted by Julia Foster on May 2, 2011 in News

NextGen Healthcare Solutions is a full-service HIT company providing software products, business services and strategic consulting to physicians, hospitals, health centers and other medical facilities. According to NextGen President Scott Decker, “technology is allowing for extraordinary advances in care and in business.” His sentiments are summarized …Continue reading