SAN FRANCISCO, July 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Practice Fusion, the free Electronic Medical Records (EMR) company, announced today that it now has over 100,000 medical professional users serving 16 million patients. The company started the year with 55,000 users (82% increase) and 6 million patients (166% increase). More than 10,000 medical professionals sign up for the free, web-based EMR each month.
Members of the Practice Fusion community including healthcare providers, technology experts, investors, reporters and medical sector leaders are invited to RSVP today for Practice Fusion Connect 2011 – the largest free EMR event. Held at the Nob Hill Masonic Center in San Francisco, the conference will include exclusive previews of new EMR features, live training sessions, networking with innovators and a keynote with CEO Ryan Howard.
"Practice Fusion is a dominant force for change in the healthcare sector," said Ryan Howard, CEO and Founder of Practice Fusion. "Connect 2011 brings together medical providers and technology experts from the front lines and gives them a voice in the transformation."
Practice Fusion provides a free, web-based Electronic Medical Record (EMR) system to physicians. With charting, scheduling, e-prescribing, billing, lab integrations, referral letters, Meaningful Use certification, unlimited support and a Personal Health Record for patients, Practice Fusion's EMR addresses the complex needs of today's healthcare providers and disrupts the health IT status quo. Practice Fusion is the fastest growing EMR community in the country with more than 100,000 users serving 16 million patients. The company closed a $23 million Series B round of financing led by Founders Fund in April 2011. For more information about Practice Fusion, please visit practicefusion.com.