On-demand PACS Completes Digital Strategy
Student clinic goes digital to cut costs by 30% and automate workflows while improving quality of care
MINNEAPOLIS—October 8, 2009—7 Medical Systems™, a leader in on-demand picture archiving and communication system (PACS), teleradiology, data backup and recovery, and electronic medical record (EMR) solutions for healthcare, today announced that University of Minnesota Boynton Health Service has adopted 7 Medical’s on-demand PACS service, cutting costs by 30 percent and automating workflows to improve quality of care to its undergraduate and graduate population of more than 65,000 students.
Located next to downtown Minneapolis, the University of Minnesota Boynton Health Service clinic has provided medical care, health education and public health services to the University for more than 90 years. Logging more than 100,000 patient visits each year, the clinic provides services including general medicine, urgent care, mental health, immunization and allergy, physical therapy, nutrition, massage therapy, dental, gynecology, internal medicine and optometry. There is also a lab, X-ray and pharmacy on site.
ABOUT 7 MEDICAL SYSTEMS, LLC
7 Medical Systems™, LLC (www.7medical.com) is a leading provider of on-demand PACS, teleradiology, EMR, disaster recovery and computing solutions for healthcare. The Minneapolis-based company delivers reliable, affordable solutions to critical access hospitals, imaging centers, radiology groups and ambulatory clinics. Rather than investing capital to own and manage hardware and software in-house, healthcare facilities outsource these critical functions to 7 Medical. They trade in hefty capital expenses for more affordable monthly usage fees—paying only for what they use. 7 Medical’s clinical project managers enable facilities to efficiently automate workflows and integrate disparate systems to ensure successful integration, implementation and training. On-demand services are available anytime, anywhere, with 24/7 service and support and built-in disaster recovery, from a Type II SAS 70 certified data center and HIPAA compliance.
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Loan D. Gordon
7 Medical Systems, LLC