|[January 27, 2014]
Comanche County Memorial Hospital and Anthelio® Partner on IT Services
DALLAS --(Business Wire)--
Comanche County Memorial Hospital, Lawton, Oklahoma, and Anthelio
Healthcare Solutions today announced an information technology (IT)
services and management alliance in which Comanche County and Anthelio®
will work together to provide enhanced and cost-effective IT services.
This partnership will provide significant benefits for both
organizations as Comanche County Memorial will have access to superior
IT resources to enable improvement in IT operations and system
utilization, and Anthelio will have a partner that will allow them to
grow and improve their state of the art service capabilities to achieve
higher levels of physician satisfaction, interoperability and Meaningful
Use attainment. Comanche County Memorial Hospital is a 283-bed regional
referral center and integrated delivery system providing medical
services in virtually every specialty. Anthelio is a leading provider of
comprehensive healthcare IT services, Health Information Management
solutions and EMR and clinical analytics.
"Anthelio is excited to align with a leading healthcare provider such as
Comanche County Memorial Hospital. Memorial has proven time and time
again that they are on the cutting edge of providing practiced and
cost-effective health care services to their patients," said Asif Ahmad,
CEO, Anthelio Healthcare Solutions. "We are looking forward to
supporting and enhancing the already outstanding level of care provided
by Comanche County Memorial physicians, nurses and clinicians."
Through the alliance, the partners will work together to create a more
sophisticated, user-friendly IT platform utilizing Anthelio's IT and
clinical expertise and service-orieted approach. The primary goal of
the partnership is to provide Comanche County physicians and health care
providers with all necessary information and IT tools to enable them to
deliver the optimum level of patient care for the residents of the area
that they serve.
"It has always been the most vital part of CCMH's mission to provide
safe, compassionate and innovative healthcare services to our patients.
As health care has evolved, so has the need to build a robust IT
infrastructure that supports both our clinical and financial
operations," said James Wellman, Comanche County Memorial Hospital CIO.
"By establishing this IT services partnership with Anthelio Healthcare
Solutions, we are ensuring that our IT systems and processes are
supported by an experienced company that's providing cutting edge
technology solutions. Our goal with this partnership is to keep CCMH in
a position of strength to continue providing the highest quality of care
to our patients and the community we serve in Southwestern Oklahoma."
Comanche County Memorial Hospital opened its doors in 1951, founded by a
group of community leaders and visionaries, who recognized the need for
a modern medical facility in Southwestern Oklahoma. Their tireless
effort produced one of the preeminent hospital facilities in the region,
which exponentially improved the quality of medical care for residents
in Comanche County and surrounding rural areas. Ever since then, the
hospital has continued to expand its network of services, embracing
change continually to improve service through growth, expansion and the
addition of improvements in technology and specialty care.
Anthelio® is the largest independent provider of IT and Health
Information Management (HIM) services to hospitals, physician practice
groups and other healthcare providers. By provisioning hospitals with
comprehensive, high-quality, flexible and secure IT and HIM services,
Anthelio improves hospitals' healthcare services while reducing costs
and streamlining processes. It leverages knowledge and expertise built
over a decade of operations about clinical and administrative IT
processes and best practices to provide improved IT and BP services at
lower costs to customers. Anthelio is headquartered in Dallas, Texas.
For additional information see www.antheliohealth.com.
About Comanche County Memorial Hospital
Comanche County Memorial Hospital is a 283-bed regional referral center
and integrated delivery system providing medical services in virtually
every specialty. They are an independent, non-profit, acute care
facility that specializes in major and minor health care services
including obstetrics and gynecology, cardiology, neurology, orthopedic,
surgical, family, rehabilitation, and emergency services. Proudly
serving the Southwestern Oklahoma region for over 60 years, Memorial is
one is the preeminent health care organizations in the state of Oklahoma.
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