|[December 14, 2012]
PHYAURA EHR Goes Mobile with ClickMedix, LLC
TAMPA, Fla. --(Business Wire)--
PHYAURA EHR, a leading open-source provider of web-based
Electronic Health Record (EHR) software, is pleased to announce a
strategic partnership with ClickMedix, LLC that will enhance their
innovative mobile health technology, mHealth.
"I've looked at many EHR solutions and selected PHYAURA because it was
designed by experienced practicing physicians," explains Ting Shih,
Founder and Chief Executive Officer. "At ClickMedix, we aim to free
physicians from paper work and bureaucracy so that they can do what they
do best - that is to treat patients. PHYAURA EHR is designed to
effectively expedite clinical workflow, and when used in conjunction
with the mobile front-end of ClickMedix, we are completing the
end-to-end care for patients, from early detection to diagnosis,
treatment, billing, follow-up care, and patient education for
preventative care through easily accessible mobile phones or web
ClickMedix designed mobile health systems can withstand unreliable or
intermittent mobile network, serves patients from rural regions to
crowded urban areas, while streamlining the varied workflows of
healthcare providers to lower the overall costs of healthcare.
ClickMedix has created a HIPAA-compliant and user-friendly mHealth
platform that can be deployed quickly to health practitioners and
connect patients with medical experts worldwide. Ms. Shih leads the
design, development, and deployment efforts for ClickMedix's affordable
healthcare platform used for telemedicine, home-visit care, and patient
According to Jude A. Pierre, MD, co-founder of PHYAURA, "Input of
patient data at point of care takes on a whole new meaning now. Our
strategic partnership will allow physicians and health care
professionals the ability to document care given within the office or
Together, PHYAURA and ClickMedix will enter the market segment of
corporations lookng to provide a better way to deliver health care to
their employees via secure mobile technology services. This will allow
the clinicians to utilize telemedicine to consult with and treat
employees. "Not only does this save on medical costs, it improves
patient care and all within one platform," explains Dr. Pierre.
"Employees and employers lose hours of work time traveling and waiting
to receive health care. Therefore, many businesses are beginning to
incorporate mobile health services, which are easy to use, and a
convenience that everyone is viewing as a value-added benefit."
About PHYAURA, LLC
PHYAURA, a Tampa-Bay based company, was founded in 2004 by
practicing physicians. PHYAURA is dedicated to providing physicians with
the resources, services, and HIPAA-compliant communication tools that
merge the best practices of modern medicine with state of the art
technologies of the 21st century. PHYAURA's management team constantly
invites feedback to make the practice of medicine and patient care
PHYAURA® is registered trademark for PHYAURA, LLC in
the United States and other countries.
For additional information on PHYAURA EHR, open source software and
partnering healthcare organizations please visit www.PHYAURA.com.
About ClickMedix, LLC
ClickMedix is a global mobile connected health (mHealth) social
enterprise founded by faculty and students from Massachusetts
Institute of Technology (MIT), Harvard
Mellon University to address healthcare challenges including lack of
access, lack of funds and lack of medical resources.
World-class medical professionals, public health
practitioners, technologists, development activists, entrepreneurs, and
business strategists of ClickMedix, bring new dimensions to addressing
healthcare challenges using mobile phones. As mobile phone coverage
extends to all corners of the world, mobile-phone based health services
are becoming increasingly ubiquitous for connecting different layers of
the health infrastructure, enabling real-time collection of health data
and remote diagnosis of patients by medical experts.
The mHealth platform connects health service providers, reduces
cost of service delivery, and optimally utilizes tiers of existing
health system for patient care. A community health-worker or a clinic
nurse with a ClickMedix-enabled mobile phone is able to act as the
primary agent for service delivery, as she is connected to the mHealth
platform and the entire health system.
For more information please visit www.clickmedix.com.
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