ATLANTA & NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Telemetrix, the premier provider of remote patient monitoring solutions, announced a partnership with Rx.Health, a leading clinical intelligence and automation platform company. The partnership will allow healthcare providers to prescribe remote physiological monitoring (RPM) and remote therapeutic monitoring (RTM) from within the electronic health record. RPM and RTM are fully reimbursed Rx.Health automated digital care pathways and RPM devices such as Withings’ health monitors can be prescribed directly from the electronic health record.
As COVID-19 has filled hospitals to capacity, it has brought to the forefront the need for other patient monitoring options for both COVID-19 and other patients. While there are many device and systems providers in the marketplace, Telemetrix is uniquely positioned to enable this partnership, since the platform is device-agnostic and provides full EPIC integration and end-to-end monitoring capabilities. Partnering with Rx.Health to enable patient monitoring prescriptions directly from the electronic health record makes remote monitoring both easy for the provider to prescribe and utilize.
According to Richard Strobridge, CEO of Rx.Health, “We have seen tremendous demand for digital monitoring during the pandemic from providers, payers, other life sciences entities. We are thrilled to link our offerings with cutting edge devices from Withings and AliveCor and to support best in class integration with Telemetrix all within Rx.Health’s EHR integrated digital health platform.”
Bret Shillingstad, CMO of Telemetrix, said, “There are multiple ways and standards for bringing patient data back to the clinician from remote devices. Rx.Health’s approach is one of the most comprehensive approaches for both device-based and deviceless digital monitoring across most chronic diseases. Our partnership allows the ready flow of data into EHRs along with providing customized alerting and decision support to care team.”
Telemetrix is a uniquely positioned virtual health care enabler, able to support health systems in making meaningful improvements in patient access and care. Telemetrix’ position as the only provider in the remote patient monitoring industry with access to a full, real-time instance of the best-in-breed electronic medical records platform reduces the need for employee training and creates seamless, actionable provider alerts. It also means that Telemetrix offers features, services, and health data analytics no other remote patient monitoring provider can offer.
Rx.Health is a spin-out from the Mount Sinai Health System providing the first EHR-connected digital health prescription platform that enables physicians to prescribe evidence-based mobile health applications, DTx, multi-media education, wearables, and remote monitoring programs to patients at the point of care. Health systems, health plans, life science or DTx companies interested in learning more can learn more at https://Rx.Health/