TAMUNING, Guam, Jun 16, 2014 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- The FHP Health Center has selected eClinicalWorks comprehensive electronic health records (EHR) solution to achieve its initiative of enhancing high-quality and cost-effective care to its patients. The implementation of eClinicalWorks technology will allow FHP to move to a full scope electronic medical record practice and will streamline its processes and care coordination.
“As a leader in the medical community, we are always looking for ways to provide the next level of care to our patients,” said Corey Roberts, FHP Clinic Administrator. “In addition, this system will not only allow us to move toward a paperless practice, but it also gives our eligible providers the tools for meaningful use incentives as well as aid us into a smooth transition to ICD-10 as eClinicalWorks meets all ICD-10 requirements,” said Roberts.
“After an in-depth evaluation, we determined that eClinicalWorks has a proven track record that exceeds the industry standards and can provide us with the cutting-edge technology that will increase the quality of healthcare in our community,” said Jeffrey Larsen, TakeCare President.
eClinicalWorks is a privately-held leader in ambulatory healthcare IT solutions. With nearly 100,000 physicians across all 50 states using its solutions, customers include Accountable Care Organizations, physician practices, outpatient departments of hospitals, health centers, departments of health and convenient care clinics. Ten 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.
“eClinicalWorks’ core is aiding healthcare organizations with connecting their stakeholders and advancing care to patients,” said Girish Navani, CEO and co-founder of eClinicalWorks. “Our work with the FHP Health Center will help it do just that, providing a comprehensive solution to support its goals and streamline the clinic so its providers can focus on what they do best, delivering care.”
The FHP Health Center, one of Micronesia’s leading medical clinics located in the United States Territory of Guam, integrates complete and optimized healthcare under one trusted family brand. Established in 1973, FHP has blossomed to encompass 12 Centers of Medical Care on Guam and Saipan, giving its patients region-wide access to complete medical care. These centers include Urgent Care, Pediatrics, Adult Medicine, OB/GYN, Occupational Health, Radiology, Home Health, Pharmacy, Dental, Vision and Specialty Services including a Cancer Center.
FHP contains a roster of highly trained, well-known and respected doctors in the community. In addition to the exceptional, credentialed staff, the center boasts modern technology and equipment that covers the entire gamut of medical services and expertise the center provides to its patients. For more information, please visit www.takecareasia.com