New York's Middletown CHC Selects SuccessEHS as Health Information Technology Partner

Feb 05, 2013, 08:00 ET from SuccessEHS

BIRMINGHAM, Ala., Feb. 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- SuccessEHS, a leading health information technology vendor, today announced that Middletown Community Health Center (CHC) has selected the company as a health IT partner. Middletown CHC will deploy SuccessEHS's complete electronic health record (EHR), practice management and electronic dental record (EDR) solution across nine service locations and two mobile health units. Middletown CHC is based in Middletown, N.Y., approximately 75 miles from New York City, and serves the residents of Orange County, N.Y. and surrounding areas with high-quality, comprehensive and affordable health care services.

Middletown chose to partner with SuccessEHS based on the system's rich functionality and usability and the company's commitment to their success. The EHR's robust reporting capabilities played a key role in the decision, as Middletown relies on good data to secure funding streams and demonstrate results. The nearly 30 providers at Middletown CHC plan to pursue Meaningful Use incentives, and SuccessEHS will support this goal by providing certified EHR technology and free Meaningful Use resources, including white papers, webinars and a step-by-step toolkit.

"We believe SuccessEHS is the right fit for us, and we are the right fit for them," said Theresa Maloney, CEO of Middletown CHC. "The SuccessEHS system's usability, Meaningful Use capabilities, interoperability with local hospitals, in-depth reporting capabilities and commitment to our success led us to choose them as our health IT partner."

Middletown CHC will begin going live on the SuccessEHS solution within 90 days. In order to achieve buy-in from all levels of the organization and ensure a smooth implementation, they began the implementation process with an agency-wide focus group including a cross-section of clinical, financial and administrative personnel.

"We are thrilled to partner with Middletown CHC to help them achieve more results with our patient-centered EHR and practice management system and innovative dental solutions," said Dante Rankart, Vice President of Sales at SuccessEHS. "This partnership underscores our commitment to community health centers and their unique needs."

About SuccessEHS

SuccessEHS is a nationally acclaimed vendor providing Electronic Health Record (EHR) and Practice Management solutions with Integrated Medical Billing Services. SuccessEHS also provides Electronic Dental Record (EDR) and Dental Imaging solutions. Founded in 1995, SuccessEHS established itself as a leader in the emerging practice management applications market by delivering an innovative blend of clinical, operational and financial software paired with a suite of specialized integrated success services. SuccessEHS, entirely in-house developed and supported, has achieved multiple certifications from CCHIT.

SuccessEHS's SuccessEHS 6.1 is a CCHIT Certified® 2011 Ambulatory EHR additionally certified for Child Health, with a 5-star usability rating.

SuccessEHS 6.1 is also 2011/2012 compliant and was certified as a Complete EHR on September 30, 2010 by the Certification Commission for Health Information Technology (CCHIT®), an ONC-ATCB, in accordance with the applicable certification criteria for Eligible Providers adopted by the Secretary of Health and Human Services. The certification ID number is CC-1112-909422-1. The clinical quality measures certified include: NQF 0421, NQF 0013, NQF 0028, NQF 0041, NQF 0024, NQF 0038, NQF 0043, NQF 0031, and NQF 0034. The additional software used in testing includes Multum, SuccessEHS Patient Portal, ExitCare Patient Education, and Oracle. This certification neither represents an endorsement by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services nor guarantees the receipt of incentive payments.