Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre expanding MyChart online services to Family Practice Patients
TORONTO, Feb. 26, 2013, 2013 (Canada NewsWire via COMTEX) --
NexJ's patient-centered software solution adds electronic assessment and
scheduling functionality for Family Practice Patients in the Infoway
Consumer Health project
NexJ Systems Inc., (TSX: NXJ) a provider of cloud-based software, delivering
enterprisesolutions for the financial services, insurance,
andhealthcareindustries has deployed software for online appointment scheduling and online consultation assessment questionnaires through MyChart - Sunnybrook's personal health record
(PHR) in support of Sunnybrook's Family Practice team.
"Sunnybrook is a proven innovator in the healthcare market and we are
pleased to be delivering our Connected Wellness Platform to the Family
Practice team," said Eric Gomrich, Senior Vice President & General
Manager, Health Solutions. "The NexJ Assessments and NexJ Scheduling
solutions deployed should assist Sunnybook reduce costs, improve
efficiencies and enhance customer service."
MyChart, Sunnybrook's PHR, streamlines the way health record information
is delivered and exchanged between healthcare providers and patients at
"The benefits go beyond providing a complete patient profile through a
single platform. We expect the online service will decrease a
clinician's administrative workload and shorten the time it takes for a
patient to book an appointment and complete an assessment," said Sarina
Cheng, Director, Information and Telecommunication Services & eHealth
Strategies of Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre.
This new offering is expected to enhance the medical experience of over
8,800 Sunnybrook family practice patients who have been benefiting from
the use of MyChart for over 6 years.
About NexJ Systems Inc.
NexJ is a provider provider of cloud-based software, delivering
enterprisesolutions for the financial services, insurance, andhealthcareindustries. Our next-generation, people-centered software combines
industry-specific functionality with information from multiple
applications and data stores to provide comprehensive knowledge of the
individual. Organizations use this knowledge to provide superior sales
and service by enabling proactive interactions that influence behavior.
NexJ was founded by an executive management team with extensive
experience in the successful design and delivery of large-scale,
integrated, enterprise software solutions. For more information about
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Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre is inventing the future of health care
for the1.2millionpatients the hospital cares for each year through
the dedication of its more than 10,000 staff and volunteers. An
internationally recognized leader in research and education and a full
affiliation with the University of Toronto distinguishes Sunnybrook as
one of Canada's premier academic health sciences centres. Sunnybrook
specializes in caring for high-risk pregnancies, critically-ill
newborns and adults,offering specialized rehabilitationand treating
and preventing cancer, cardiovascular disease, neurological and
psychiatric disorders, orthopaedic and arthritic conditions and
traumatic injuries. The Hospital also has a unique and national leading
program for the care ofCanada's war veterans.For more information
about how Sunnybrook is inventing the future of health care please
visit us online atwww.sunnybrook.ca
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