DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Anthelio Healthcare Solutions’ new Engage mobile application has been chosen by Sarah Bush Lincoln (SBL) for implementation throughout its facility to provide 24/7 patient education and engagement.
Engage is a dynamic tool that provides a platform for direct secure communications, education, and easy, convenient activities in real-time. The mobile app is one of Anthelio Healthcare Solutions’ latest product offerings, the largest independent provider of technology and services to hospitals, physician practice groups and other healthcare providers. Sarah Bush Lincoln is a 128-bed non-profit acute care regional hospital in East Central Illinois.
“We are excited to provide Sarah Bush Lincoln with the very latest in mobile application technology,” said Asif Ahmad, CEO, Anthelio Healthcare Solutions. “In an era where everything seems to be on demand, Sarah Bush Lincoln recognizes the value of this innovative product that will allow it to easily and effectively communicate with its patients. The organization is clearly focused on enhanced communication with its patients and community, time-saving tools, improving the quality of care and increasing the healthcare consumer’s experience,” he noted.
Engage delivers a wealth of advanced capabilities to SBL that will enhance positive brand recognition and user experience while increasing efficiency within its facility. It provides the most effective way to connect with its patients while allowing patients to log in to secure portals, interact with their care team and update personal information. Providers can also send out important notifications or alerts of health and lifestyle programs, preventive screenings and community events.
Engage is available in both iOS and android versions and supports both tablet and smartphone form factors. The mobile app empowers patients to take a more active role in their healthcare decisions, provides easy access to personal health information and gives a new way to securely communicate with their care providers on their own schedule. They can also eliminate the frustration of wait time while visiting their provider by playing games, checking their e-mail, reading healthcare articles or watching videos. Engage puts all of these capabilities and entertaining activities right at their fingertips for easy access whenever they choose.
“We are very pleased with the Engage product, the responsiveness of the Anthelio team, and the overall quality of service they have provided to us,” Maggie Ratliff, Vice President IS Division/CIO, Sarah Bush Lincoln, said. “Our administrative team is very impressed with the functionality of the app and how easy it is to use. This will be extremely helpful to our patients as they access their specific information from anywhere/everywhere,” she concluded.
About Anthelio Healthcare Solutions
Anthelio® is a driving force in the healthcare industry and is the largest independent provider of healthcare technology solutions to hospitals, physician practice groups and other healthcare providers. By provisioning hospitals in over 450 counties across the US with innovative solutions in the areas of IT, EHR, HIM, Patient Engagement, Enterprise Interoperability (EI) and Healthcare Analytics & Informatics (HAI) services, Anthelio impacts quality care to over six million patients. Powered by cutting-edge technologies and thousands of healthcare professionals with extensive clinical and operational experience, Anthelio drives high value for over 20,000 physicians and nurses in hundreds of healthcare organizations supporting their annual revenue of over $12 billion. Anthelio is headquartered in Dallas, Texas. Visit www.antheliohealth.com for more information.
About Sarah Bush Lincoln
Sarah Bush Lincoln (SBL) is a 128-bed, not-for-profit, regional hospital centrally located in East Central Illinois' Coles County. The Health Center provides a full range of acute care services to residents of Coles County and the surrounding six counties. Home health services extend to the surroundings 19 counties in East Central and Southern Illinois. The Health Center’s active and consulting medical staff includes approximately 145 providers representing 28 specialties. It has received the highest performance honors from Illinois Performance Excellence, the Gold Award, Achievement of Excellence. SBL is accredited by The Joint Commission, the nation's oldest and largest standards-setting and accrediting body in healthcare.