BOTHELL, Wash., Dec. 21 Cardiac ScienceCorporation, (Nasdaq: CSCX), a leading provider of cardiac monitoring,defibrillation and rehabilitative products, announced that it completed theconnectivity of its HeartCentrix(R) ECG informatics software with GreenwayMedical Technology's PrimeSuite(R) electronic medical record (EMR) solution.
Connecting Cardiac Science's Burdick(R) and Quinton(R) brand ECG, exercisestress, and Holter devices with Greenway's PrimeSuite solution will helpphysicians to streamline the diagnostic cardiology workflow in their offices,eliminating a source of data transcription errors and providing the physicianwith a unified view of patient diagnostic data. With HeartCentrix ECGinformatics, physicians have immediate access to electronically view or edit apatient's test results and later retrieve the data from PrimeSuite.
"With the success of this connectivity solution, Greenway(R) customerswith Burdick and Quinton brand ECG, stress and Holter devices will now be ableto significantly enhance the workflow associated with ordering and reviewingpatient tests," said Greg Newman, director, product management, CardiacScience Corporation. "The combination of our respected cardiac monitoringproducts with Greenway's leading electronic health record (EHR) solutionenables us to offer physicians an extremely efficient, easy and timely meansto access critical patient information."
"By implementing interoperability between PrimeSuite and HeartCentrix ECGinformatics, physicians will be impressed with the efficiency andfunctionality PrimeSuite adds to their practice and daily workflow," addedJustin Barnes, vice president of marketing and government affairs for Greenway."Many of our customers rely on Burdick and Quinton diagnostic devices, and weare pleased that they can bring these devices onto their PrimeSuite integratedplatform to improve patient care, patient satisfaction and practice revenue."
About Cardiac Science Corporation
Cardiac Science develops, manufactures, and markets a family of advanceddiagnostic and therapeutic cardiology devices and systems, including AEDs,electrocardiographs, stress test systems, Holter monitoring systems, hospitaldefibrillators, cardiac rehabilitation telemetry systems, patient monitordefibrillators and cardiology data management systems. The Company sells avariety of related products and consumables, and provides a portfolio oftraining, maintenance and support services. The successor to various entitiesthat owned and operated cardiac businesses under the trusted Burdick(R),Powerheart(R), Quinton(R) and HeartCentrix(R) brand names, Cardiac Science isheadquartered in Bothell, WA, and has operations in California and Wisconsin,China, Denmark, France and the United Kingdom.
Frost & Sullivan, the global growth consulting company, awarded CardiacScience its 2007 award for Global Excellence in ECG Monitoring, recognizingCardiac Science's superior leadership and vision to provide superiorhealthcare solutions in the cardiac monitoring market.
About Greenway Medical Technologies, Inc.
Greenway Medical Technologies provides the latest in ambulatory healthcarebusiness solutions by enhancing the delivery of patient care throughinnovative software and services that allow physician practices to function attheir highest level of efficiency. Greenway's PrimeSuite serves as thestarting point of a long-term business plan for physician practices as anAmbulatory Software suite with CCHIT Certified(SM) integrated EHR practicemanagement and interoperability functionality. With PrimeSuite integrating apractice's clinical, financial, and administrative processes, practices canincrease profitability, enhance patient satisfaction, and facilitate adherenceto compliance guidelines. Established in 1998, Carrollton, G