Greenway Medical Primesuite Ambulatory Care EMR Software Review

Talk of completion when it comes to an EMR/EHR system and you are talking about the Greenway Primesuite. It an ONC-ATCB 2011/2012 Complete EHR with the latest release being January 2011 as version PrimeSUITE 2011. It is a Microsoft Gold Certified Partner and developed on Microsoft’s .NET technology and that is not all, this first class solution has won two awards in 2011; "Best in KLAS Awards" in the practice management category (physician practices 1-10 and 11-75 provider size) and for the fourth consecutive year, PrimeSUITE received the Best in KLAS award in the practice management category.

PrimeSuite is an integrated electronic health record software (EHR), practice management and interoperability solution which supports a variety of specialties such as, Cardiology, Dermatology, ENT, Gastroenterology, General Surgery, Multi-Specialty, Neurology, OB/GYN, Orthopaedics, Paediatrics, Primary Care (Family Practice/Internal Medicine) and Urology just to mention a few. The future of health care lies with this solution not to mention it ultimately better for the patient as well as more efficient for medical practices. Some of the practise environments for PrimeSuite are facilities such as Hospital, Urgent Care, Community Health Centre, Colleges and Universities, Convenient Care Clinic, Ambulatory, Outpatient Surgical facility, etc. while the market segments are Accountable Care Organizations, Managed Services Organizations, Regional Extension Centers, Health Information Exchanges and Independent Physician Associations.

Greenway has some of the most impressive features and solutions in the market such as:

  • PrimeSPEECH which provides embedded speech understanding replacing transcription services which simply means improved ROI, time savings and accuracy.
  • PrimePATIENT enables not only secure messaging between patients and their care providers but also on-line bill pay and assists with patient education and at the same time, and facilitates patient-initiated electronic scheduling, pre-registration and prescription refills by supporting the adoption of a personal health record (PHR).
  • PrimeEXCHANGE facilitates electronic communication throughout the entire healthcare community which includes the transmissions between your practice, other practices, labs, hospital information systems, health organizations and other health stakeholders.
  • PrimeRESEARCH which allows practitioners to participate in clinical trials, evidence-based medicine projects and Centers for Disease Control (CDC) public service alerts thus, creating better outcomes reporting.
  • PrimeMOBILE which simply means physicians can access PrimeSuite data such as schedules, rounds and patient information, as well as charge capture – all with the touch of an icon using hand-held devices anytime and anywhere.
  • PrimeRCM an advanced revenue cycle management (RCM) service. As the name suggests, it helps physicians reach their financial objectives by streamlining the collection, utilization and delivery of critical patient and claims information.

The advantage of this solution is that it is available as both an on-premise solutions or hosted as an on-demand service whereby Greenway hosts the system for its customers. This therefore means that you do not need to worry about the additional infrastructure costs during implementation. Since it automates and facilitates coding accuracy, documentation compliance and fee contract analysis, the users of this software qualify for pay for performance (P4P) initiatives, including the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) and Physician Quality Reporting System (PQRS).

Greenway PrimeSUITE - Ambulatory Care

PrimeSUITE is Greenway's certified EMR with an integrated platform for clinical, financial and administrative data in a single database to promote information sharing and easy to set-up and learn.