Greenway Medical Technologies' integrated EHR solution, PrimeSuite, becomes a registered solution of the Highmark eHealth Collaborative

Carrollton 18 April 2007Greenway Medical Technologies Inc.'s flagship Electronic Health Record solution (EHR), PrimeSuite, is a registered solution of the Highmark eHealth Collaborative. Greenway now offers physicians in Central and Western Pennsylvania a state-of-the-art EHR solution capable of streamlining the clinical, financial and administrative work flow of their practices.

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Through the eHealth Collaborative, participating practices are encouraged to adopt health information technology that will improve the overall safety and efficiency of their businesses. The Collaborative will distribute a grant or grants up to a maximum of $7000 per physician or 75 percent of the cost for a physician's office to acquire, install and implement the electronic technology systems, whichever amount is lower. The physician's practice will be responsible for the remaining balance.

PrimeSuite offers a long-term business plan complete with EHR technology, practice management and interoperability functionality. By utilizing PrimeSuite, practices are able to integrate all of their critical processes to maximize work flow and increase overall profitability.

"To be recognized as a registered EHR solution by the Highmark eHealth Collaborative is an important step for Greenway", stated Justin T. Barnes, Vice President of Marketing and Government Affairs for Greenway. "We are pleased to be associated with the eHealth collaborative and will continue to pursue partnerships that enable us to better enhance patient care and the use of health care information technology."

The Highmark eHealth Collaborative is a supporting organisation of The Pittsburgh Foundation, created to encourage the adoption of health information technology used in patient care in order to improve patient safety, quality of care and cost efficiency. The use of the name Highmark is subject to a license agreement.

Greenway Medical Technologies provides the latest in ambulatory health care business solutions by enhancing the delivery of patient care through innovative software and services that allow physician practices to function at their highest level of efficiency. Greenway's PrimeSuite serves as the starting point of a long-term business plan for physician practices as an Ambulatory Software suite with CCHIT Certified integrated Electronic Health Record (EHR), practice management and interoperability functionality. With PrimeSuite integrating a practice's clinical, financial, and administrative processes, practices can increase profitability, enhance patient satisfaction, and facilitate adherence to compliance guidelines. Established in 1998, Carrollton, Georgia-based Greenway Medical Technologies is a privately-held company with more than 200 employees.


Leslie Versweyveld

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