|[January 15, 2013]
Henry Schein MicroMD® Expands Functionality to Support and Promote Patient Communication and Care Coordination
BOARDMAN, Ohio --(Business Wire)--
Henry Schein MicroMD®, a provider of proven and
cost-effective practice management (PM) and electronic medical records
(EMR) systems, today unveiled enhancements of its MicroMD eSERVICES
provider automation solutions line. Partnered with some of today's "best
in class" healthcare vendors, the new solutions will provide physician
practices with functionality, such as patient communications, electronic
patient payments, and HIPAA-compliant data backup and monitoring, all
which are fully integrated with MicroMD PM and EMR software. Henry
Schein, Inc. (NASDAQ: HSIC) is the world's largest provider of health
care products and services to office-based dental, medical and animal
MicroMD eSERVICES automation solutions include:
dashboardMD: Extracts data directly from MicroMD PM to present
real-time business intelligence dashboard tools, revenue cycle
analytics and reporting for optimizing practice performance.
Demandforce®: Automates online
marketing and patient communications with guaranteed results.
MicroMD eBackUp: Minimizes risks associated with manual data
backup via secure, automated, HIPAA-compliant online data backup and
MicroMD ePayments powered by Moneris Solutions: Integrates
Moneris's payments gateway and card scanning technology with MicroMD
PM and eStatements so practices can offer patients the security and
convenience of receiving and paying medical bills electronically.
MicroMD eStatements: Outsourced print and online statements, as
well as online patient statement presentment and credit card payment
with auto-posting directly into the MicroMD PM software.
MedBank™ Websites: Enables healthcare
providers to easily define and maintain a robust and customizable
medical website for patients to learn about their practice and
providers, and view clinical information related to treatment.
PDR®Network (Physicians' Desk Reference®)
Digtal Solutions: PDR delivers in-workflow medication support
services including PDR® BRIEF, a
compact module containing quick reference drug-specific safety
information and product support resources and RxEvent, a
streamlined adverse drug event reporting tool accessible from within
Transworld Systems®: Increases cash
flow from slow-paying and non-paying patients and/or unresolved claims
through a suite of a la carte services ranging from first-party
follow-up to more intensive third party collections.
These enhancements join existing MicroMD eSERVICES capabilities which
Preferred clearinghouse vendors: Gateway (News - Alert) EDI, ECP, RealMed and
MedicScan™ OCR insurance card and license scanning
Topaz Systems™ eSignature capture technology
MicroMD Patient Portal
Dragon® Medical Practice Edition speech recognition
"As practices face challenges with new reimbursements models, regulatory
changes and meeting incentive requirements for improving healthcare
delivery, physicians must look at every area of their practice to ensure
office efficiency and to fortify their revenue cycle," says Bruce
Lieberthal, vice president of emerging technologies for Henry Schein
MicroMD. "We are delighted to provide these new electronic solutions to
advance and strengthen care coordination and profitability."
The Henry Schein MicroMD brand of practice solutions encompasses simple
yet powerful electronic medical records and practice management software
that help facilitate the delivery of superior patient care; automate
incentive and quality reporting activities; and streamline operations
for today's busy providers. Full-featured, time-tested and
budget-friendly, the MicroMD CCHIT-certified, award-winning software
helps small practices, large medical groups, community health centers
and billing services accelerate progress towards a paperless environment
and health information exchange with minimal disruption and stress. High
client retention rates attest to its market-leading presence and
client-centric focus. Visit us at www.micromd.com
or call 1-800-624-8832.
About Henry Schein, Inc.
Henry Schein, Inc. (NASDAQ: HSIC) is the world's largest provider of
health care products and services to office-based dental, medical and
animal health practitioners. The Company also serves dental
laboratories, government and institutional health care clinics, and
other alternate care sites. A Fortune 500® Company and a member of the
NASDAQ 100® Index, Henry Schein employs nearly 15,000 Team Schein
Members and serves approximately 775,000 customers. The Company offers a
comprehensive selection of products and services, including value-added
solutions for operating efficient practices and delivering high-quality
care. Henry Schein operates through a centralized and automated
distribution network, with a selection of more than 90,000 national and
Henry Schein private-brand products in stock, as well as more than
100,000 additional products available as special-order items. The
Company also offers its customers exclusive, innovative technology
solutions, including practice management software and e-commerce
solutions, as well as a broad range of financial services.
Headquartered in Melville, N.Y., Henry Schein has operations or
affiliates in 25 countries. The Company's sales reached a record $8.5
billion in 2011, and have grown at a compound annual rate of 18% since
becoming a public company in 1995. For more information, visit the Henry
Schein Web site at www.henryschein.com.
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