PRTODAY / NewswireToday Free press release distribution service network

More news: Software
Written by / Agency / Source: OmniMD

Check Ads Availability|e-mail Article


Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!

OmniMD EMR Receives SureScripts®’s Certification for Electronic Prescribing - CCHIT Certified OmniMD ™, a developer of HIPAA compliant Internet-based enterprise healthcare, Electronic Medical Records (EMR) and Practice Management solutions, announce its certification by SureScripts®
OmniMD EMR Receives SureScripts®’s Certification for Electronic Prescribing

 

NewswireToday - /newswire/ - Tarrytown, NY, United States, 2009/01/20 - CCHIT Certified OmniMD ™, a developer of HIPAA compliant Internet-based enterprise healthcare, Electronic Medical Records (EMR) and Practice Management solutions, announce its certification by SureScripts®.

   
 
Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering Software Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!


 

CCHIT Certified OmniMD ™, is pleased to announce its certification by SureScripts®, operator of the Pharmacy Health Information Exchange™. SureScripts®'s certification allows for interoperability with the nation's community pharmacies, which improves the safety and efficiency of the prescribing process and the quality of patient care. Physicians using Omni MD 's EMR application can now connect directly with local pharmacies connected to the Pharmacy Health Information Exchange, operated by SureScripts ®.

Starting 2009, providers will be able to earn additional money from Medicare if they use electronic prescribing systems, U.S. health officials said Monday.

The bonus program, which will continue for four years, is designed to streamline the prescription process and cut down on errors. In 2009 and 2010, Medicare will give doctors an additional 2 percent bonus on top of their fee for "e-prescribing." In 2011 and 2012, the bonus will drop to 1 percent, and in 2013, the bonus will drop again to 0.5 percent, officials said.

"There are terrific human and financial costs to illegible prescriptions," Mike Leavitt, secretary of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, said during a Monday afternoon teleconference.

According to the Institute of Medicine, 1.5 million Americans are injured every year by drug errors, Leavitt said. Another study found that each year pharmacists make more than 150 million phone calls to doctors to clarify what was written on the prescription, he added.

"We are dedicated to providing solutions that improve the efficiency of medical practices and the quality of patient care. Omni MD 's Prescription Writer already has a functionality to check for drug interactions, print patient medication sheets, create favorite prescriptions and check prescription coverage at the point of care. Surescripts ® electronic prescribing will certainly improve the efficiency, safety and overall quality of the prescribing process for our customers.“ said Divan Dave, CEO, Omni MD™.

This certification will allow providers to establish a two-way computer-to-computer connection with the majority of pharmacies in their area. Using this connection, providers can send prescriptions electronically to the patient's pharmacy of choice before the patient leaves the provider's office. Patients will no longer need to worry about losing paper prescriptions or pharmacies having to call offices to verify illegible prescriptions. When a patient needs a prescription refilled, a pharmacy will be able to send the request to the provider's office electronically, eliminating the need for time consuming phone calls and faxes. This will also reduce potential errors with prescriptions due to misread handwriting.

About SureScripts®

Founded by the pharmacy industry in 2001, SureScripts® (surescripts.com) operates the Pharmacy Health Information Exchange™, which facilitates the secure electronic transmission of prescription information between physicians and pharmacists. This also provides access to lifesaving information about patients during emergencies or routine care. Working collaboratively with health plans, health systems, technology vendors and health policy leaders, SureScripts ® is committed to improving the safety, efficiency, and quality of the prescribing process.

About Omni MD ™

CCHIT Certified Omni MD ™ (omnimd.com ) is a developer of HIPAA compliant Internet-based enterprise healthcare practice solutions, designed to fully automate the work-flow of contemporary healthcare organizations. The company is a division of Integrated Systems Management, Inc. – ISM- (ismnet.com) a leader in Internet consulting and e-business development since 1989.

Omni MD™'s suite of products and services empowers hundreds of clinics with the ability to efficiently automate and manage clinical processes and patient information electronically. With its comprehensive and flexible product modules, the suite allows you to choose a customized solution that grows with your practice needs and electronic readiness over a period of time.

 
 
Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering Software Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!


 

Written by / Agency / Source: OmniMD

 
 

Availability: All Regions (Including Int'l)

 

Traffic Booster: [/] Quick Newswire Today Visibility Checker

 

Distribution / Indexing: [+]

 
 
# # #
 
Software Warnings - IMPORTANT:
Always be aware/cautious about what you download on your computer/mobile! PURCHASE SOFTWARE related keywords / Banner Ads. Click HERE for details!
.

 
  Your Banner Ad showing on ALL
Software articles,
CATCH Visitors via Your Competitors Announcements!


OmniMD EMR Receives SureScripts®’s Certification for Electronic Prescribing

Company website links NOT available to basic submissions
It is OK to republish and/or LINK any newswire for any legitimate media purpose as long as you name Newswire Today and LINK as the source.
 
  Is this your article?
Activate ALL web links and social stream by Upgrading to Press Release PREMIUM Plan Now!

|
Publisher Contact: Mitesh Patel - OmniMD.com 
914-332-5590 pr[.]omnimd.com
 
Newswire Today - PRZOOM / PRTODAY disclaims any content contained in this article. If you need/wish to contact the company who published the current release, you will need to contact them - NOT us. Issuers of articles are solely responsible for the accuracy of their content. Our complete disclaimer appears here.
IMPORTANT INFORMATION: Issuance, publication or distribution of this press release in certain jurisdictions could be subject to restrictions. The recipient of this press release is responsible for using this press release and the information herein in accordance with the applicable rules and regulations in the particular jurisdiction. This press release does not constitute an offer or an offering to acquire or subscribe for any OmniMD securities in any jurisdiction including any other companies listed or named in this release.

Software via RSSAdd NewswireToday - PRZOOM Headline News to FeedBurner
Find who RetweetFollow @NewswireTODAY



Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!


Read Latest Articles From OmniMD / Company Profile


Read Software Most Recent Related Newswires:

The Oxford Partnership Decreases Storage Space by 75% with NAKIVO
Hitachi to Deliver New Mainframe Based on IBM z Systems in Japan
Mentor Automotive Extends Test Platform Portfolio for Automotive Audio Bus
3D Systems Chooses ThingWorx Platform from PTC to Enable Smart, Connected 3D Printers
AS ONE Leverages Oracle Database Cloud to Publish Inventory Data to 4,300 Dealers in Real Time
Noble Systems Focuses on Customer Service at ICMI 2017
UK Medical Device Manufacturer Transforms Business Performance and Profitability with NetSuite Cloud ERP
IBM Launches Accelerator Program to Kickstart Blockchain Adoption for Enterprises
OmniNet Achieves Gold Partner Level Status with NAKIVO
Yardi Announces New Deal Management Solution for Internal and External Brokers
Barwa Real Estate Builds Single Enterprise Information Management Environment with OpenText
Xactly to Open New EU Data Center to Support Global Growth
Bombardier Selects IBM Services and Cloud to Accelerate IT Business Transformation
OpenText Named Solution Extension Partner of the Year and SAP Database and Data Management Partner of the Year in 2017 SAP® Pinnacle Awards
SYSPRO and Prophix Software form Global Strategic Partnership

Boost Your Social Network
& Crowdfunding Campaigns


LIFETIME SOCIAL MEDIA WALL
NewswireToday Celebrates 10 Years in Business


PREMIUM Members


Visit  Intrinsic Executive Search Ltd

Visit  Explorers Vacation Club





 
  ©2017 Newswire Today — Limelon Advertising, Co.
Home | About | Advertise/Pricing | Contact | Investors | Privacy/TOS | Sitemap | FRANCAIS
newswire, PR free press releases distribution service magazines engine news alert newsroom press room breaking news public relations articles company news alerts newswiredistribution ezine bizentrepreneur biznewstoday digital business report market search pr firms agencies reports distri-bution today investor relation successful internet entrepreneurs newswire distribution prtoday.com freenewswiredistribution asianewstoday bizwiretoday USA pr UK today - NOT affiliated with PRNewswire as we declined their partnership offer in 2013
 
PRTODAY & NewswireTODAY are NOT affiliated with USA TODAY (usatoday.com)