PHOENIX, Nov. 30, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- CompuGroup Medical, one of the leading eHealth companies in the world, announced today the availability of its web-based electronic health record solution — CGM webEHR that now includes a module for rehabilitation care focused on physical, occupational and speech therapy. CGM announced last year the availability of this product line extension being the result of a partnership with The Weston Group, Inc., a comprehensive rehabilitation services company headquartered in Pennsylvania.
This set of modules will significantly expand the functionality within CGM webEHR and will facilitate the complete alignment of care provided by The Weston Group across multiple locations nationwide. These services include Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Speech Therapy, Hospice Care, Home Healthcare and Alcohol and Drug (A&D) Rehabilitation.
With this module in CGM webEHR, practices are not limited to purchasing a rehabilitation centric application as CGM webEHR allows for having medical and rehabilitations workflows possible in the same application. The web based application provides a user friendly environment, while allowing therapists the ability to have their system follow them to any facility or locations where they see patients.
"In today's eHealth environment, it is important to offer solutions that contribute to the best patient care, while offering ease of use and availability," said Werner Rodorff, CEO, CGM US. "I am excited to see this partnership and the collaboration with Weston Group will result in the availability of a truly modern solution for rehabilitation practices."
"By forming a close alliance with CGM we have been able to design a solution that has bridged the gap for practices that not only require a medical EHR, but also require services necessary to provide rehabilitation care," said Randall A. Weston, President, Weston Group. "We are pleased at the collaboration that has taken place to design and build a tremendously impactful solution."
About CompuGroup Medical US
CompuGroup Medical US is the US division of CompuGroup Medical SE – one of the leading eHealth companies in the world. CompuGroup Medical US works to synchronize the systems of the healthcare industry with the mission of patient care, enabling providers to achieve the best possible outcomes for their patients. CompuGroup Medical US creates healthcare IT solutions to support the clinical and practice management activities that take place in physician practices, community health centers and hospitals. These solutions include Meaningful Use certified electronic health records (EHRs) that are proven to contribute to safer, higher quality and more efficient healthcare. The company's portfolio also includes practice management (PM) software and productivity tools, EDI/reimbursement, laboratory information systems and more. For more information about CompuGroup Medical US, visit www.cgm.com/us.
About CompuGroup Medical SE
CompuGroup Medical is one of the leading eHealth companies in the world. With a revenue base of more than EUR 500 million, its software products are designed to support all medical and organizational activities in doctors' offices, pharmacies, laboratories and hospitals. Its information services for all parties involved in the healthcare system and its web-based personal health records contribute towards safer and more efficient healthcare. CompuGroup Medical's services are based on a unique customer base of approximately 400,000 doctors, dentists, pharmacists and other service providers in inpatient and outpatient facilities. With locations in 19 countries and products in more than 40 countries worldwide, CompuGroup Medical is the eHealth company with one of the highest coverage among eHealth service providers. Approximately 4,300 highly qualified employees support customers with innovative solutions for the steadily growing demands of the healthcare system.
About The Weston Group, Inc.
The Weston Group, Inc. is a comprehensive rehabilitation service company headquartered in Pennsylvania. A therapist owned company; The Weston Group, Inc. is a premiere provider of Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Speech Therapy, and Rehabilitation Management Services. The company provides a comprehensive range of rehabilitation services to facilities and management services for contract rehabilitation for hospitals, home healthcare, school services and all levels of senior healthcare centers. The Weston Group, Inc. also develops and operates outpatient rehabilitation centers throughout the United States. To learn more, visit www.westongroupinc.com .
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