SAN RAMON, Calif., Sept. 5 Keane, Inc., a $1 billion-plusglobal services firm that specializes in enabling transformation of itsclients' business and IT functions, today announced that it has been awarded a$1 million software and services contract with Capital Health System, a two-hospital, 619-bed regional health system based in Mercer County, N.J., toinstall clinical components of its Keane InSight product line.
As part of the implementation, Keane will install its clinical ElectronicMedical Record (EMR) and Pharmacy application throughout the facility toprovide clinicians with immediate access to patient information using secure,browser-based technology at the point of service.
"Capital Health System provides its patients with more state-of-the-arttechnology than any other healthcare system in the region," said GeneGrochala, Chief Information Officer at Capital Health System. "We choseKeane's InSight product because of its extensive clinical functionality forphysicians and nurses, and feature-rich display capabilities, infrastructuresimplification, as well as the ease of integration with our existing ITinfrastructure. We were impressed with the high level of experience anddedication of Keane's team, and look forward to working together on thisimplementation. We remain committed to providing our patients with the besttechnology available."
"Patient safety is a major concern for healthcare organizations today, andour Keane InSight product line provides clinicians with better access tocritical patient information," said Marv Mouchawar, Executive Vice President,Products and Corporate Development. "By bringing complete patient informationdirectly to the point of service, Keane InSight helps improve clinicaldecision making and minimizes medical errors."
Mr. Mouchawar added, "This deal helps establish Keane as a leader in theNew Jersey marketplace and also sets the stage for additional sales in theNortheast."
About Capital Health System
Capital Health System is a regional health care provider comprised of 619beds and employs nearly 3,300 individuals while serving the residents ofMercer County, N.J. and Bucks County, Pa. CHS Fuld and Mercer campuses areseparately licensed acute care hospitals with 269 and 350 beds, respectively,located in Trenton, N.J. CHS also includes a new, state-of-the-art health carecenter that puts family physicians and specialists, state-of-the-arttechnologies, and same-day surgical services all in one location in nearbyHamilton Township, N.J. For information, visit http://www.capitalhealth.org.
About Keane's Healthcare Solutions Division
Keane's Healthcare Solutions Division (HSD) provides proprietary softwareand services to hospitals and long-term care facilities throughout thecountry. Since 1975, Keane's software has been helping clients increaseefficiencies, reduce medical errors, meet regulatory requirements, and enhancerevenue cycle management. Keane's core healthcare solutions include EZ-Access,Patcom, Keane InSight, and Keane NetSolutions. Information about Keane HSD isavailable on the Internet at http://www.keane.com/hsd.
In business since 1965 and based in the United States, Keane is a globalservices firm that specializes in enabling transformation of its clients'business and IT functions. The transformation partner of choice for clientsacross a broad array of industries, Keane is unique in its passion forbuilding satisfying and enduring relationships with clients. Keane'ssolutions - which comprise consulting, technology, and outsourcing services -are customized to address clients' industry-specific challenges and enabledramatic improvements in business performance.
For more information on Keane's services portfolio, industry solutions,and global locations, visit http://www.keane.com.Contact: Ed Meehan Marketing Directo