MAYNARD, Mass., May 19 Stratus Technologies, Inc., theindustry's only provider of medical-grade servers, announced today that PulseSystems, Inc., a leading provider of electronic health records (EHR) andMedical Practice Management software, is its newest VAR partner addressinghigh-growth market demand for medical practice management and EHR systems. Asthe healthcare industry rapidly converts record keeping and patient carefunctions to electronic formats, availability of data and system uptime becomecritical concerns, which are effectively addressed with 99.999 percent uptimereliability delivered by Stratus(R) ftServer(R) fault-tolerant servers.
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Since 1982, Pulse Systems, Inc. has been a leading provider of medicalsoftware applications that integrate workflow automation into the healthcaremanagement process, eliminating redundant tasks and supporting theadministration of superior patient care with real-time decision-support tools.Its comprehensive software suite, the Pulse Patient Relationship Management,allows clients to customize solutions that meet their specializedrequirements, whether it's a small-to-large physicians group, single- ormulti-site practice, multi-specialty, ambulatory surgical center, managementservice organization or integrated delivery network.
According to Gartner Inc. Healthcare Research Director Barry R. Hieb, M.D,"As healthcare continues the migration to increasing reliance on clinicalautomation systems, high-availability hardware will become accepted as aninfrastructure necessity. Equally important as raw availability will be easeof management and the ability to perform both hardware and software upgradeswhile the application continues to execute."
With more than 400 systems installed in hospitals, clinics and physicianpractices worldwide, Stratus medical grade servers are field-proven to deliverthe uninterrupted 24/7 access to digital data and information that ensuresquality of care, workflow efficiency, automated decision support, effectivemanagement and cost control that Pulse software provides to customers. Inaddition to being an ideal application platform, Stratus medical grade serverscan support virtualization initiatives to cut IT overhead by consolidatingapplications on fewer physical servers.
Pulse Systems, Inc.
Pulse Systems, Inc. is a leading provider of EHRs and Medical PracticeManagement solutions. Since 1982, Pulse has been exclusively dedicated to thehealthcare industry pioneering integrated healthcare information systems. Theflagship product, the Pulse Patient Relationship Management solutionintegrates Patient Flow, Workflow and Cash Flow. It includes: PracticeManagement, Scheduling, Billing and Collection, Contract Administration,Electronic Health Records, e-Prescribing, Electronic Orders and Results,Document Imaging and Management, Electronic Charting, Automated E/M coding,Voice Recognition, Pocket PC Wireless Solution for physicians and nurses,Physician Web Portal and Ambulatory Surgical Center Solutions. Additionalinformation about the company may be found on its website: www.pulseinc.com
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