CHICAGO, April 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Shenandoah Medical Center, located in Shenandoah, Iowa, will deploy select Allscripts (NASDAQ: MDRX) Sunrise open, connected and innovative electronic health record (EHR) solutions to help the hospital system manage the shift to value-based care and serve the evolving healthcare needs of patients in southwest Iowa.
"The mission of Shenandoah Medical Center is to make a difference by providing exceptional patient care," said Karen S. Cole, President and Chief Executive Officer, Shenandoah Medical Center. "We believe the Allscripts Sunrise platform is the right, integrated solution to help our organization meet the complex healthcare demands of an evolving patient population, and to improve outcomes and promote wellness in the communities we serve."
Shenandoah Medical Center has chosen Allscripts Sunrise Clinical Manager™, which includes Allscripts Sunrise Ambulatory Care™ to provide a single EHR for emergency, inpatient and ambulatory care settings. The Allscripts Sunrise suite forms the core and foundation of the open and innovative EHR for successful strategies for the connected community, accountable care and population health.
Allscripts Sunrise is an advanced healthcare technology that integrates clinical and revenue cycle management across the campus and the community in one unified database. Used by many of the leading hospitals and health systems in the world, it offers clinician-specific workflows that help drive adoption of clinical decision support which can lead to improved outcomes.
In addition to Allscripts Sunrise, Shenandoah Medical Center will deploy Allscripts Sunrise Financial Manager™. Allscripts SFM is an integrated financial management solution that helps drive efficiencies, capture revenue and improve margins across the enterprise. SFM contains tools that help organizations meet the challenges of constantly changing regulations and payment models.
Shenandoah Medical Center has also chosen Allscripts to provide end-to-end application remote hosting services for acute, ambulatory and transactional applications.
"Allscripts is very pleased with our new relationship with Shenandoah Medical Center," said Paul M. Black, President and Chief Executive Officer, Allscripts. "Allscripts Sunrise's open, connected and integrated inpatient/outpatient/revenue cycle platform is an exceptional foundation to meet accountable care goals, realize population health strategies and deliver on care objectives that will drive positive outcomes for patients within Shenandoah's campus and throughout the greater southwest Iowa community."
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