ATLANTA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Patientco, the leading healthcare payments technology company that helps health systems deliver a superior patient financial experience and increase patient revenue, announced today it has developed and deployed the market’s first cloud-based validated point-to-point encrypted (vP2PE) EMV terminals with advanced seamless integration into EPIC’s EHR technology. Working with EPIC and South Georgia Medical Center (SGMC) in Valdosta, Georgia, Patientco developed the technology to provide maximum security while providing simplicity for the SGMC staff.
“Launching Patientco’s payment technology across our health system has been a big win for us as we roll out EPIC,” said Jane Sirmans, director of Patient Financial Services at South Georgia Medical Center. “Its seamless integration with EPIC made everything easy. This technology will help us provide a better financial experience for our patients while maximizing collections – which is good for everyone.”
Patientco’s cloud-based vP2PE terminals enable:
- Secure acceptance of all point-of-service payments within EPIC;
- Seamless integration into EPIC’s credit card device framework;
- Optimized EPIC workflows;
- Remote terminal management;
- Class-leading PCI and HIPAA security;
- Automated daily bank account reconciliation;
- Automated posting to patient accounts;
- Detailed location-based payment reports.
“Patientco is excited to take our payments integration with EPIC to the next level,” said Joshua Silver, chief solutions officer at Patientco. “We are dedicated to providing maximum security for our healthcare clients and their patients while making it simple to use Patientco technology with their core systems. In addition to added security and convenience, this market-first innovation also eliminates the IT burden from health systems since we take the responsibility of managing everything remotely.”
Patientco is the leading provider of cloud-based payment technology that brings together modern consumer payment tools, superior payment infrastructure, and advanced payment analytics to empower enterprise health systems to deliver a patient-centric payment experience. The result is improved cash flow, reduced A/R days, cost-saving efficiencies and increased patient and provider satisfaction. For more information, visit www.patientco.com.