TEPR Announces Best of Breed Finalists in 2nd Annual Awards Competition

Health Information Technology Product & Service Vendors Present Final

Presentations to TEPR Award Judges May 8-9 in Boston



Apr 25, 2001, 01:00 ET from Medical Records Institute

    NEWTON, Mass., April 25 /PRNewswire Interactive News Release/ -- The
 Medical Records Institute is pleased to announce the finalists for the TEPR
 Awards for 2001. Each finalist, 33 out of the original 132 applicants, will
 present to the judges in order to determine which solutions will be recognized
 as "First, Second and Third Honors," at TEPR 2001 Conference & Exposition,
 (www.tepr.com) at the Hynes Convention Center, in Boston.
     At a time when hospitals, physician offices and payers are seeking IT
 solutions to meet HIPAA requirements, improve quality and reduce medical
 errors, product and service innovations are becoming the crucial link to
 achieving these goals. The independent judges of the TEPR 2001 Awards Program
 have selected finalists in 10 categories, who are meeting the market with
 products and services measured according to a point system and customer
 satisfaction report.
     The names of the finalists and their entry categories are listed below. At
 the meeting on May 8 and May 9, 2001 in Boston, the judges will score, confer
 and announce "First, Second and Third" Honors for each of the following
 categories: (for a complete presentation schedule, please proceed to
 www.tepr.com/awards).
 
     Tuesday, May 8th
 
     EMR Specialty or Departmental Presentations
     -- cMore Medical Solutions, Inc.: Provalent (formerly known as cMoreGI)
     -- MEDSYS Technologies, Inc.: MARS Electronic Medical Records Systems
     -- MicroMed Healthcare I/S: NextGenemr-(for Opthamology)
 
     Security Systems Presentations
     -- Ensure Technologies: XyLocMD
     -- Ultra-Scan:  Rapid ID Station, FingerPunch, ID Express
     -- Virtual Information Solutions: Virtual Healthcare Enterprise (VHE)
 
     Document Imaging Presentations
     -- Medical Manager Health Systems, Inc.: Document and Image Mgmt. System
     -- SolCom, Inc.: MultiManager for Patient Records (MMPR)
     -- The IDP Companies, Inc.: MEDItrieve
 
     Wednesday, May 9th
 
     On-line Claims Processing Presentations
     -- AthenaHealth: athenaNet-Collector
     -- Healthcare Data Exchange (HDX): HDX Integrated Eligibility Service
        (IES)
     -- SolCom Inc.: MultiManager
 
     Internet Connectivity Presentations
     -- Epic Systems Corporation: EpicWeb, EpicLink, and MyChart
     -- IDX Systems Corporation: OutReach for LastWord
     -- VitalCom: PatientBrowser
 
     Practice Management Presentations
     -- Epic Systems Corporation: Cadence, Prelude, Resolute, MyChart, CRM
     -- Medic Computer Systems: MEDIC Tiger
     -- Millbrook Corporation: Millbrook Practice Manager
 
     Comprehensive Ambulatory EMR Presentations
     -- Epic Systems Corporation:  Epic Ambulatory Electronic Medical Record
     -- JMJ Technologies, Inc.: EncounterPRO
     -- MicroMed Healthcare Information Systems: NextGenemr
 
     Component Ambulatory EMR Presentations
     -- BAI Clinical Software: digiChart Immunotherapy
     -- Epic Systems: EpicCare, AmbEMR: SmartSets & Active Guidelines
     -- Primetime Medical Software: Instant Medical History
 
     Comprehensive Acute Care EMR Presentations
     -- IDX Systems: LastWord Enterprise Clinical and Business System
     -- McKesson HBOC: Pathways Care Manager
     -- Siemens Medical Solutions Health Services Corporation: Lifetime
        Clinical Record
 
     TEPR 2001 Award Finalists will be presenting to a panel of industry
 experts that are serve as non-biased judges. This panel of judges includes the
 following individuals: Mark Anderson of Anderson Consulting Group, Inc.; Jon
 Bogen of HealthCIO; Jan Lisa Huttner of Superior Consulting Inc.; Helen Jesse
 of Cap Gemini Ernst & Young; Charlene Marietti of Healthcare Informatics
 Magazine; Mindi McKenna of eHealthCoach; David Miller of HealthLink, Inc. and
 Robecca Quammen of Quammen Group.
 
     Other awards will be given in the following categories to companies who
 qualified but are not presenting to the panel:
     -- Acute Care EMR Components - Cerner Corporation, ProVox Technologies
     -- Risk/Care Management Systems - Canopy Systems, Inc.
     -- Consumer Health Records - CapMed Corporation, Epic Systems Corporation
     -- Consumer On-line Pharmacy - Medical Strategies, Inc.
 
     TEPR 2001 conference and exhibition, sponsored by the Medical Records
 Institute, celebrating its 17th anniversary May 8-13 at the Hynes Convention
 Center in Boston, Massachusetts, will connect 350 industry experts with more
 than 5000 attendees and over 150 exhibitors. Participants will address the
 industry trends, regulatory, practical and implementation issues in electronic
 healthcare today, during one of the largest HIT conferences in the world. The
 Medical Records Institute in connection with the Anderson Consulting Group
 organizes the TEPR 2001 Award Program.
 
     To learn about other MRI events, to sponsor, exhibit or register for TEPR
 2001, log on to www.tepr.com or call 617-964-3923. Members of the press are
 invited to attend this conference without charge.
 
      Contact:  Marcy Robinson
                Medical Records Institute
                617-964-3923 # 223
                marcy@tepr.com
 
                     MAKE YOUR OPINION COUNT -  Click Here
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SOURCE Medical Records Institute
    NEWTON, Mass., April 25 /PRNewswire Interactive News Release/ -- The
 Medical Records Institute is pleased to announce the finalists for the TEPR
 Awards for 2001. Each finalist, 33 out of the original 132 applicants, will
 present to the judges in order to determine which solutions will be recognized
 as "First, Second and Third Honors," at TEPR 2001 Conference & Exposition,
 (www.tepr.com) at the Hynes Convention Center, in Boston.
     At a time when hospitals, physician offices and payers are seeking IT
 solutions to meet HIPAA requirements, improve quality and reduce medical
 errors, product and service innovations are becoming the crucial link to
 achieving these goals. The independent judges of the TEPR 2001 Awards Program
 have selected finalists in 10 categories, who are meeting the market with
 products and services measured according to a point system and customer
 satisfaction report.
     The names of the finalists and their entry categories are listed below. At
 the meeting on May 8 and May 9, 2001 in Boston, the judges will score, confer
 and announce "First, Second and Third" Honors for each of the following
 categories: (for a complete presentation schedule, please proceed to
 www.tepr.com/awards).
 
     Tuesday, May 8th
 
     EMR Specialty or Departmental Presentations
     -- cMore Medical Solutions, Inc.: Provalent (formerly known as cMoreGI)
     -- MEDSYS Technologies, Inc.: MARS Electronic Medical Records Systems
     -- MicroMed Healthcare I/S: NextGenemr-(for Opthamology)
 
     Security Systems Presentations
     -- Ensure Technologies: XyLocMD
     -- Ultra-Scan:  Rapid ID Station, FingerPunch, ID Express
     -- Virtual Information Solutions: Virtual Healthcare Enterprise (VHE)
 
     Document Imaging Presentations
     -- Medical Manager Health Systems, Inc.: Document and Image Mgmt. System
     -- SolCom, Inc.: MultiManager for Patient Records (MMPR)
     -- The IDP Companies, Inc.: MEDItrieve
 
     Wednesday, May 9th
 
     On-line Claims Processing Presentations
     -- AthenaHealth: athenaNet-Collector
     -- Healthcare Data Exchange (HDX): HDX Integrated Eligibility Service
        (IES)
     -- SolCom Inc.: MultiManager
 
     Internet Connectivity Presentations
     -- Epic Systems Corporation: EpicWeb, EpicLink, and MyChart
     -- IDX Systems Corporation: OutReach for LastWord
     -- VitalCom: PatientBrowser
 
     Practice Management Presentations
     -- Epic Systems Corporation: Cadence, Prelude, Resolute, MyChart, CRM
     -- Medic Computer Systems: MEDIC Tiger
     -- Millbrook Corporation: Millbrook Practice Manager
 
     Comprehensive Ambulatory EMR Presentations
     -- Epic Systems Corporation:  Epic Ambulatory Electronic Medical Record
     -- JMJ Technologies, Inc.: EncounterPRO
     -- MicroMed Healthcare Information Systems: NextGenemr
 
     Component Ambulatory EMR Presentations
     -- BAI Clinical Software: digiChart Immunotherapy
     -- Epic Systems: EpicCare, AmbEMR: SmartSets & Active Guidelines
     -- Primetime Medical Software: Instant Medical History
 
     Comprehensive Acute Care EMR Presentations
     -- IDX Systems: LastWord Enterprise Clinical and Business System
     -- McKesson HBOC: Pathways Care Manager
     -- Siemens Medical Solutions Health Services Corporation: Lifetime
        Clinical Record
 
     TEPR 2001 Award Finalists will be presenting to a panel of industry
 experts that are serve as non-biased judges. This panel of judges includes the
 following individuals: Mark Anderson of Anderson Consulting Group, Inc.; Jon
 Bogen of HealthCIO; Jan Lisa Huttner of Superior Consulting Inc.; Helen Jesse
 of Cap Gemini Ernst & Young; Charlene Marietti of Healthcare Informatics
 Magazine; Mindi McKenna of eHealthCoach; David Miller of HealthLink, Inc. and
 Robecca Quammen of Quammen Group.
 
     Other awards will be given in the following categories to companies who
 qualified but are not presenting to the panel:
     -- Acute Care EMR Components - Cerner Corporation, ProVox Technologies
     -- Risk/Care Management Systems - Canopy Systems, Inc.
     -- Consumer Health Records - CapMed Corporation, Epic Systems Corporation
     -- Consumer On-line Pharmacy - Medical Strategies, Inc.
 
     TEPR 2001 conference and exhibition, sponsored by the Medical Records
 Institute, celebrating its 17th anniversary May 8-13 at the Hynes Convention
 Center in Boston, Massachusetts, will connect 350 industry experts with more
 than 5000 attendees and over 150 exhibitors. Participants will address the
 industry trends, regulatory, practical and implementation issues in electronic
 healthcare today, during one of the largest HIT conferences in the world. The
 Medical Records Institute in connection with the Anderson Consulting Group
 organizes the TEPR 2001 Award Program.
 
     To learn about other MRI events, to sponsor, exhibit or register for TEPR
 2001, log on to www.tepr.com or call 617-964-3923. Members of the press are
 invited to attend this conference without charge.
 
      Contact:  Marcy Robinson
                Medical Records Institute
                617-964-3923 # 223
                marcy@tepr.com
 
                     MAKE YOUR OPINION COUNT -  Click Here
                http://tbutton.prnewswire.com/prn/11690X92198019
 
 SOURCE  Medical Records Institute