Plexus Awarded Patent for Anesthesia Touch by the United States Patent and Trademark Office

JACKSON, Mich.--()--MiraMed Global Services, LLC (MiraMed), headquartered in Jackson, Michigan, is pleased to announce that its subsidiary, Plexus Information Systems, Inc. (Plexus IS) has been awarded a United States patent for its revolutionary Anesthesia Touch™, which encompasses capabilities to monitor patients, including video images while in the operating room, communicate with patient monitoring devices, interface with the patient’s electronic medical record, receive and display video images of the patient during an operation and operate an infusion device connected to the patient.

Plexus IS, a leading anesthesia information management systems (AIMS) provider, developed Anesthesia Touch™, a comprehensive AIMS that works on an iPad and workstation, for use by hospitals, surgery centers and individual providers. Anesthesia providers can document their preoperative evaluation, intraoperative anesthesia care and post anesthesia discharge on one simple interface. Quality data capture, clinical decision support and staff resource management are some of many additional features.

Tony Mira, MiraMed President and CEO explains how Anesthesia Touch is an asset to the anesthesia marketplace, “Anesthesia Touch is really a game-changer. It is cloud-based, offers a flexible platform and allows anesthesiologists to use it when and where it is convenient for them. This patent demonstrates that Anesthesia Touch is singular in its approach to AIMS.”

Albert Woo, MD, President of Plexus Information Systems, speaks to the strength of Anesthesia Touch, “We are very pleased that Anesthesia Touch has been recognized for its contribution to the marketplace. Anesthesia Touch has the power of an AIMS with the simplicity of an app and the industry appreciates that ease of use.”

About MiraMed

Headquartered in Jackson, Michigan, MiraMed Global Services stands as the premier global provider of business process outsourcing solutions to healthcare organizations nationwide. MiraMed partners with hospitals, health networks, physician practices and related industry service organizations to provide a broad portfolio of customizable solutions, uncover and capitalize on hidden financial opportunities, improve productivity and ultimately increase profits. MiraMed has offices in Jackson, Michigan, Chicago, Illinois, Portland, Oregon, Thousand Oaks, California, Dallas, Texas, Boston, Massachusetts, Greenville, South Carolina, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, Chennai, India and Manila, Philippines.

MiraMed pairs healthcare industry experts with world-class processes, infrastructure and technology to deliver meaningful and measurable results. This proprietary model enables sustainable change by delivering a complete, customizable "end-to-end" solution devised to meet a client's own unique financial and organizational needs.

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About Plexus

About Plexus Management Group, Inc.

Plexus Management Group (Plexus MG) is your business partner, providing effective, lasting solutions to your most complex business issues. We offer consulting and management services to physician practices, hospitals and medical groups. Our experienced business and clinical management teams ensure that business-related functions run at maximum efficiency. Plexus professionals consistently make it happen.

About Plexus Information Systems, Inc.

Plexus Information Systems (Plexus IS) is a leading provider of anesthesia information management and medication management systems. Anesthesia Touch™ is a full-featured AIMS for both Windows and iOS platforms that support concurrent charting and streaming physiologic data. It is easy to use, improves processes, enhances patient safety, provides comprehensive anesthesia documentation and is certified as a full EHR for meaningful use Stage 1 and 2.


MiraMed Global Services
Tony Mira, 517-787-7432

Release Summary

MiraMed Global Services, LLC, is pleased to announce that its subsidiary, Plexus Information Systems, Inc. has been awarded a United States patent for its revolutionary Anesthesia Touch™.


MiraMed Global Services
Tony Mira, 517-787-7432