|[November 13, 2012]
Texas Hospitals Select Healthland Centriq for Complete Electronic Health Record Solution
MINNEAPOLIS --(Business Wire)--
Healthland, America's market leader of healthcare information technology
(HIT) solutions for rural hospitals, today announced that Medina
Regional Hospital, Red River Regional Hospital, Ward Memorial Hospital
and First Street Hospital have all purchased Healthland Centriq®, a
complete Electronic Health Records (EHR) solution designed to meet
specific workflows and needs of rural hospitals to deliver the
information, features and functionality that are most important to their
success. Medina Regional Hospital is a 25-bed critical access facility
with both a hospital and clinic in Hondo, Texas. Red River Regional
Hospital is a 25-bed critical access hospital located in Bonham, Texas,
providing inpatient, outpatient and emergency services to Fannin County
and the surrounding communities. Ward Memorial Hospital is a Level IV
Trauma Center and 25-bed facility in Monahans, Texas and First Street
Hospital is a general acute care facility located in Bellaire, Texas.
Healthland is currently the HIT provider of choice for more than 70
rural hospitals in Texas.
"We selected Healthland Centriq for its fully integrated platform,
superior technology and clinician-friendly usability," said Kevin
Frosch, Medina Regional Hospital CFO. "But bottom line, the solution
will help us provide the best care we can for our community while
cutting costs and improving productivity."
Medina Regional Hospital selected Healthland Centriq's full finacial
and clinical package and will use the solution in both its hospital and
clinic. The healthcare provider expects to go live with the solution in
"We are thrilled to add four more quality healthcare providers, like
Medina, Red River, Ward Memorial and First Street, to the Healthland
client list," said Tom Ziel, Healthland Senior Vice President of Sales.
"It is no accident that Healthland is the solution provider of choice in
rural Texas. We simply understand rural healthcare and we have
established solid relationships across this great state. Our goal with
clients is to not only provide them with an intuitive system that
enables them to provide quality care more effectively and efficiently,
but to become a partner for the long term. We look forward to a long
partnership with all of these Texas hospitals."
Healthland leveraged input from rural clinicians throughout the Centriq
product design process to create a solution that meets the specific
needs of rural healthcare providers. The intuitive and easy-to-use
solution promotes clinician adoption, which is critical to achieve
Meaningful Use. Centriq also focuses on a superior user experience to
support rural hospital workflow, enabling rural providers to deliver
safe, quality healthcare while improving the patient experience.
More information about Healthland Centriq is available at: www.healthland.com/centriq.
Healthland is America's largest provider
of fully integrated solutions to rural community and critical access
hospitals, serving more than 500 clients across the country. Software
and services from Healthland, including its electronic health record
(EHR) solution, empower community hospitals to deliver the best possible
healthcare by providing a central repository of patient information in
all care settings, be it a hospital, clinic or extended care facility.
With more than 30 years of experience in the rural healthcare market,
Healthland solutions are uniquely suited to the size and needs of rural
hospitals, enabling them to focus on what they do best - care for
family, friends and neighbors. The organization currently has offices in
its founding city of Glenwood, Minn., population 2,600, as well as its
headquarters in Minneapolis, Minn. More information is available at: http://www.healthland.com.
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