eMDs, Lightbeam Health and Princeton HealthCare System Partner to Enhance Population Health

AUSTIN, TX – eMDs, a leading provider of electronic health records (EHRs), announced they have been selected as an EHR vendor partner by the California Health Information Partnership and Services Organization (CalHIPSO). CalHIPSO, a federally-designated Health Information Technology Regional Extension Center (HITREC), provides REC services to all of California except Los Angeles and Orange County. eMDs will work with CalHIPSO to encourage and facilitate the adoption of EHR technology by the state's healthcare providers.

AUSTIN, TX — eMDs, a physician-lead nationwide provider of electronic health records (EHRs), announced that their client, Dr. Jen Brull, of Plainville, KS, has become the first physician in Kansas and one of the first in the nation to be federally certified for Meaningful Use of electronic health records and has received a full incentive payment.

AUSTIN, TX — eMDs, a leading provider of electronic health records (EHRs), announced that their client, the Gastorf Family Clinic of Durant, OK, received the first physician-paid incentive checks in the country under The Medicare and Medicaid EHR Incentive Programs. On January 5th, 2011, just two days after registration opened for the incentive programs, the Oklahoma Health Care Authority issued payments of $21,250 to two physicians at the Gastorf Family Clinic for their successful adoption and implementation of a certified EHR.

AUSTIN, TX – eMDs, a leading provider of electronic health records (EHRs), announced the launch of eMDs Rounds® for the iPhone. The user friendly mobile app combines the power of eMDs Solution Series™ with the mobility of an iPhone, allowing doctors to remotely and securely key patient information from their EHRs via their mobile device.

Washington, DC — eMDs, the provider of the nation’s most highly rated electronic health record (EHR), and Delmarva Foundation of the District of Columbia (DFDC), the federally designated Medicare Quality Improvement Organization (QIO) in the District of Columbia, are working together to offer eMDs users in the District free assistance with earning incentives under the Physician’s Quality Reporting System (PQRS) for 2011 and 2012.

New York, NY – A group of states and vendors focused on eliminating the barriers to sharing electronic health records (EHRs) today issued a set of technical specifications to standardize connections between healthcare providers, health information exchanges (HIEs) and other data-sharing partners. The specifications are now available for the public to view at www.interopwg.org.

EHR Vendor congratulates physician on receiving prestigious ambulatory care award. AUSTIN, TX— eMDs, the provider of the nation’s most highly rated electronic health record (EHR), congratulates James F. Holsinger, MD, PC, as a 2011 HIMSS Ambulatory Davies Care Award of Excellence recipient. The Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) selected six winners of the 2011 HIMSS Davies Awards with two clinics winning in the ambulatory award category. Dr.

AUSTIN, TX — eMDs, the provider of the nation’s most highly rated electronic health record (EHR), announced that providers at Southwest Family Physicians, Drs. Mark Woodruff and William Weeks, were among the first physicians in the state of Nebraska to attest for Meaningful Use and receive federal funds from the Medicare EHR Incentive Program for their efforts.

Austin, TX – eMDs, the provider of the nation’s most highly rated electronic health record (EHR), congratulates Christopher Wenner, MD, for being recognized on Monday, December 5, 2011, by Minnesota’s Regional Extension Center for Health Information Technology (REC) for his leadership in the nationwide transition toward electronic health records. Dr. Wenner is one of the first providers in Minnesota to attest to Meaningful Use for the Medicare EHR Incentive Program.