HERNDON, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Phoebe Putney Health System has selected Harris Corporation (NYSE:HRS) to implement its Provider Portal solution to link physicians and other clinicians throughout one of Georgia’s largest health systems.
A component of Harris' FusionFX® suite of advanced healthcare software, the Provider Portal solution will provide a comprehensive, up-to-date view of a patient's medical record regardless of where the patient is seen in the Phoebe Putney Health System. This will enable physicians to deliver the most efficient care by integrating patient information in real-time.
"Harris’ FusionFX Provider Portal will help us achieve our vision of providing patient-centric care by presenting a single, complete view of a patient's medical history. It will enable our physicians to make the best decisions at the point of care with the most timely and complete patient data possible," said Jesse Diaz, chief information officer, Phoebe Putney Health System.
FusionFX Provider Portal is a key component of Harris Healthcare Solutions’ advanced technology suite aimed at improving clinical outcomes while enhancing efficiency in the emerging environment of accountable care and population health. Phoebe Putney Health System expects to implement Harris’ FusionFX Provider Portal in 2015 in conjunction with electronic health record implementations to provide a seamless view across the acute and ambulatory settings.
"Phoebe Putney’s Provider Portal will empower their clinicians with a configurable workflow tool to obtain the information they need with just one touch on any web-enabled device,” said Vishal Agrawal, M.D., president, Harris Healthcare Solutions. “As one of Georgia’s largest comprehensive regional medical centers, Phoebe Putney will save money and time with the FusionFX Provider Portal and in turn, realize a whole new level of patient engagement and outcomes.”
A nationally recognized leader in healthcare IT integration, Harris offers a full range of interoperability solutions, including IT infrastructure and management, clinical workflow and analytics and health information exchange. Harris’ solutions improve healthcare quality, safety, efficiency, cost and outcomes by ensuring that the right information travels, with security and privacy to the right location, at the right time, on the right device, at the point of care.
About Phoebe Putney Health System
Founded in 1911, Phoebe Putney Health System is a network of hospitals, family medicine clinics, rehab facilities, auxiliary services, and medical education training facilities. Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital (the system's flagship hospital) is one of Georgia's largest comprehensive regional medical centers. From the beginning, Phoebe's mission and vision has been to bring the finest medical talent and technology to the citizens of Southwest Georgia, and to serve all citizens of the community regardless of ability to pay. Additional information about Phoebe Putney Health System is available at: http://www.phoebeputney.com.
About Harris Corporation
Harris is an international communications and information technology company serving government and commercial markets in more than 125 countries. Headquartered in Melbourne, Florida, the company has approximately $5 billion in annual revenue and about 14,000 employees — including 6,000 engineers and scientists. Harris is dedicated to developing best-in-class assured communications® products, systems and services. Additional information about Harris Corporation is available at harris.com.