CINCINNATI, Jan. 2 Streamline Health Solutions,Inc. (Nasdaq: STRM) today announced that a multi-facility hospital networklocated in the Southeastern region of the U.S. will implement StreamlineHealth's enterprise document management and workflow solutions integrated withits GE Centricity(R) Enterprise solution. The combined solutions will enhancethe flow of information across the healthcare enterprise, empoweringhealthcare providers with critical information necessary for quality patientcare.
As a not-for-profit healthcare organization, this new Streamline Health(R)customer offers state-of-the-art technology to optimize patient care andstreamline overall business processes. Streamline Health will enhanceclinical efficiencies at this hospital network with the implementation of botha permanent, document-based repository of historical health information andworkflow solutions to improve the flow of document-centric business processes.
Fully available from within GE Healthcare's Centricity(R) Enterprisesolution, an integrated clinical, financial and administrative system,Streamline Health's enterprise document workflow solutions will equiphealthcare professionals at this healthcare entity with seamless access todocument-based patient information.
"Through our business process automation and management capabilities, ournew healthcare customer will gain interoperability, providing an easier andmore efficient exchange of information throughout their enterprise," accordingto Brian Patsy, president and CEO of Streamline Health. "Applying anintegrated approach, our solutions will meet the daily demands of inter-departmental processes and will accelerate cost savings to generate a realreturn on investment."
About Streamline Health Solutions, Inc.
Streamline Health is a leading supplier of workflow and documentmanagement tools, applications and services that assist healthcareorganizations and strategic business partner's customers to improveoperational efficiencies through business process optimization. The Companyprovides integrated tools and technologies for automating document-intensiveenvironments, including document workflow, document management, e-forms,portal connectivity, optical character recognition (OCR) and interoperability.
The Company's workflow-based services offer solutions to inefficient andlabor-intensive healthcare business processes throughout the revenue cycle,such as chart coding, abstracting and completion, remote physician orderprocessing, pre-admission registration scanning and signature capture,insurance verification, secondary billing services, explanation of benefitsprocessing and release of information processing. The Company's solutionsalso address the document workflow needs of the Human Resource and SupplyChain Management processes of the healthcare enterprise. All solutions areavailable for purchase or through a remote hosting services model that bettermatches customers' capital or operating budget needs.
Streamline Health's solutions create a permanent document-based repositoryof historical health information that is complementary and can be seamlesslyintegrated with existing disparate clinical, financial and administrativeinformation systems, providing convenient electronic access to all forms ofpatient information from any location, including secure web-based access.These integrated solutions allow providers and administrators to link existingsystems with documents, which can dramatically improve the availability ofpatient information while decreasing direct costs associated with documentretrieval, work-in-process, chart processing, document retention andarchiving. For additional information, please visit our website athttp://www.streamlinehealth.net.
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