Electronic Health Records can help healthcare providers in the delivery and management of care to patients, including those with chronic conditions. The systems can also bolster decision making by providing clinicians with more comprehensive patient data, as well as help eliminate medical errors and reduce costs associated with unnecessary or redundant tests. Health care providers can access real-time clinical information, such as immediate access to test results, which allows them to initiate a
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The Basics: PrimeSuite is used by doctors' offices, primarily those with between three and 50 doctors, but also including some with more than 90 providers. Greenway has more than 1,500 customer sites. PrimeSuite runs on Windows laptops and desktops and Apple iPads. It has both an on-premises model and a software-as-a-service (SaaS) version. Technical support is included. Pricing varies.
Value To Doctors: Greenway's patented Template technology helps create "arguably the most customizable and easy-to-use products on the market," according to the company. Users can customize how information is used and shared, and the product is designed so doctors can use it without disrupting their routines.
The company said practices see average revenue increases of tens of thousands of dollars per physician per year when using Greenway's solution. Having information available electronically saves on transcription and other costs.
Doctors can electronically prescribe medication. Depending on what the practice permits, patient data can be made available through a patient portal called PrimePatient.
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