WESTBOROUGH, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--eClinicalWorks®, a leader in healthcare IT solutions, announces today that CityMD, a leading urgent care provider in the greater New York City metro area, is live with eClinicalWorks comprehensive electronic health records (EHR) solution for its approximately 300 providers in 52 locations. Use of this technology will aid care coordination, allowing critical information to be accessible at the point of care, regardless of location.
“CityMD provides immediate, quality medical care to its patients,” said Dr. Richard Park, CEO at CityMD. “Our organization is rapidly expanding, requiring a partner that is an innovative leader that will scale with us. eClinicalWorks provides enhanced care coordination and patient-centric tools, along with helping us stay nimble. This partnership will aid us in achieving our vision of serving kindness.”
CityMD is utilizing the eClinicalWorks 10e EHR to streamline and automate processes between practice locations and to promote care coordination while reducing costs. The software incorporates patient engagement tools including the eClinicalWorks Patient Portal. The Patient Portal enables a secure line of communication between CityMD providers and their patients, encouraging preventative care and increased engagement. Since the eClinicalWorks implementation, CityMD has been delivering an enhanced patient experience after the patient leaves the location, including individual follow-up.
“Urgent care organizations, like CityMD, are rapidly growing resources in many locations,” said Girish Navani, CEO and co-founder of eClinicalWorks. “eClinicalWorks has successfully collaborated with a wide variety of healthcare organizations, improving their workflow and care coordination. Our intuitive technology and integrated patient engagement tools aid clinics and health networks in delivering quality care efficiently. We are excited to partner with CityMD.”
Founded in 2010 with one site in the Upper East Side in NYC, CityMD currently has 52 locations spanning across all 5 NYC boroughs, Long Island, Northern New Jersey, and Seattle in Summer of 2015. In 2015, CityMD served more than a million patients including 450K first time patients. For more information, please visit www.citymd.com.
eClinicalWorks® is a privately-held leader in healthcare IT solutions. With more than 115,000 physicians using its solutions, customers include ACOs, physician practices, out-patient departments of hospitals, community health centers, departments of health and convenient care clinics. Fourteen eClinicalWorks customers have received the prestigious HIMSS Davies Awards during the past eight years, honoring excellence in electronic health record implementation. The company is second largest in the country for e-prescribing. Based in Westborough, Mass., eClinicalWorks has additional offices in Austin, New York City, Chicago, California, Georgia and London. For more information, please visit www.eclinicalworks.com, Facebook, Twitter or call 866-888-6929.