Texas-Based Healthcare Delivery System Expands Utilization of Streamline Health Document Workflow Solutions
CINCINNATI, Dec. 8, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Streamline Health Solutions, Inc. (Nasdaq: STRM), a leading provider of document workflow solutions for hospitals, today announced that one of the largest faith-based, nonprofit healthcare delivery systems in the United States, will implement Streamline Health's Suite of Health Information Management document workflow solutions at one of its affiliate acute-care hospitals that has served Texas for more than 20 years. The hospital will integrate Streamline Health solutions into its EpicCare® medical record management system with an eye toward enhancing business processes, improving employee productivity, and promoting improved patient outcomes. The total value of the contract is estimated to exceed $370,000, excluding maintenance services; with the installation and implementation of the health information management document workflows expected to take place in late calendar 2011.
The addition of Streamline Health's Suite of Health Information Management document workflow solutions will result in an efficient, secure and timelier method to access historical, and real-time, patient health records. The Texas-based institution seeks to advance patient care by creating more operational and financial efficiencies across the entire enterprise via the robust capabilities of Streamline Health's document workflow solutions.
J. Brian Patsy, president and chief executive officer of Streamline Health, said, "We are pleased to be able to serve such a prestigious healthcare institution in the state of Texas. We recognize the beneficial financial impact of bridging the gaps between the various software systems utilized by the numerous departments of such a large medical institution. The medical staff will now be able to offer well-informed decisions based on patients' historical health information on a real-time basis. We are