Quest Diagnostics and HP Simplify Electronic Health Records for Physician Practices
MADISON, N.J., Oct. 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Quest Diagnostics' (NYSE: DGX ) health information technology subsidiary MedPlus  and HP today announced they are partnering to facilitate and simplify electronic health record (EHR)  adoption for physician practices nationwide.
Quest Diagnostics' web-based Care360™  EHR software and services coupled with HP hardware, services and financing, bring a unique offering to physicians. A key part of this relationship is offering preconfigured bundles designed to enable physicians to leverage their technology investment for faster access to patient information and improved office efficiency. Physicians can receive a personalized onsite assessment of both their technical environment and practice workflow to better understand their unique practice needs.
To help educate physicians on EHRs and meaningful use, Quest Diagnostics and HP will launch a nationwide tour in Baltimore, MD on October 28th. Additional cities and dates will be announced shortly.
HealthDynamix, the healthcare division of PC Mall (Nasdaq: MALL ) and an HP PartnerONE Healthcare Elite Partner, will deliver the solution, providing hardware implementation and support services across the United States.
Approximately one third of U.S. physicians—and many of the country's leading hospitals, health plans, and regional health exchanges—currently rely on health care information solutions developed by Quest Diagnostics to document, analyze and monitor diagnostic, prescription and clinical data to provide better patient care. Because Care360 EHR is completely web-based, the only requirement is