iMedicor Health Information Exchange and Interoperable Technology Implemented at Greenville Technical College
NANUET, N.Y., March 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- iMedicor (OTCBB: VMCI) today said it has installed its interoperable health information exchange (HIE) and social network platforms, complete with the company's recently acquired iPenMD electronic health records system, at Greenville Technical College in Greenville, South Carolina. These technologies will be utilized by the school's healthcare students as part of their educational curriculum preparing them for entry into professional healthcare careers.
The iMedicor technologies will be taught to Greenville's healthcare students by Ms. Angie Brown, the College's Career Development Lead Professor. iMedicor will make its sales and technical support teams available on a 24/7 basis to assist the College on all matters relating to the installation and use of the company's technologies.
"We are thrilled to have this opportunity," said Professor Brown. "After searching for the most modern and effective health information exchange systems on which to train our healthcare students, we decided that none we had examined could match up to iMedicor's. We are therefore confident that, by training with these technologies, including the company's interoperable electronic health record transmission system, our students will be maximally prepared for successful entry into the healthcare professions."
iMedicor chief executive Fred Zolla added, "We are very proud to have our technologies selected by this noteworthy educational institute to train the healthcare professionals of tomorrow. iMedicor stands ready to make sure these students receive comprehensive experience with the most modern and user-friendly HIE systems available."
Established in the early 1960s, Greenville Technical College is a thriving four-campus system serving more than 36,000 students with 150 programs in healthcare. For more information on Greenville programs, please call Professor Brown at 864-250-8446.
iMedicor (http://www.imedicor.com/) is a provider of comprehensive healthcare communications solutions that enable physicians and other healthcare professionals to optimize the use of technology in managing their practices and participating in the federally-mandated transition from paper to Electronic Health Records (EHRs). Through two primary services, iMedicor offers low-cost, easy-to-adopt solutions that can be tailored to the needs of individual practices or larger organizations:
- SocialHIE, the first information exchange platform to offer secure messaging services within a social/professional networking architecture. SocialHIE enables any physician, clinic or hospital to transmit and share information such as patient data, test results and images within a secure, HIPAA-compliant environment – and even between disparate EHR systems. SocialHIE also offers additional advantages such as community development, the ability to create private healthcare information exchange networks with patient specific information, and access to a vast catalog of accredited continuing medical education (CME) programs.
- Meaningful Use Consulting Services. iMedicor is qualified to assist both primary care and specialist practices with EHR adoption and to help them attain Meaningful Use and receive incentive payments from the Federal Government for their compliance.
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