NexJ Systems Partners with Orion Health to Deliver Integrated Patient-Centric Solutions
Next generation technology works with Orion Health’s healthcare integration engine to increase patient interaction and engagement
Toronto, ON (March 4, 2013) — NexJ Systems Inc., (TSX: NXJ) a provider of cloud-based software, delivering enterprise solutions for the financial services, insurance, and healthcare industries today announced an agreement with Orion Health, a global leader in eHealth technology, to distribute joint capabilities and technologies such as NexJ Connected Wellness and the Rhapsody Integration Engine. The agreement will enable Orion Health to deliver a more integrated patient-centric care model for hospitals, regional healthcare providers, community care centres as well as the more than 35 million patients whose information is currently on Orion Health’s networks.
Orion Health is a leading global provider of clinical workflow and health data integration technologies and solutions. With more than two decades of expertise in the eHealth industry implementing solutions for Electronic Health Record (EHR), Clinical Portals and Integration Engines, Orion Health will integrateNexJ Connected Wellness and mobile solutions with its Rhapsody integration engine and patient portal technology to improve the quality of care and outcomes through a more engaged patient model.
“At NexJ, we believe that by connecting individuals with their care team and their health information we can encourage collaborative care and foster strong, trusting relationships between individuals and their care providers,” said Eric Gombrich, Senior Vice President & General Manager, Health Solutions. “Engaging people in their own health and wellness has the potential to increase the quality and safety of care and improve outcomes. NexJ is proud to partner with Orion Health and deliver a solution that can enable tremendous patient engagement, produce healthier populations, and ultimately lower the costs of healthcare delivery.”
“NexJ’s technology is focused on delivering people-centred healthcare solutions and we are excited about working together to deliver a robust solution that will support patients in achieving their wellness goals,” said Gary Folker, Senior Vice President, Orion Health. “With real-time access to patient information, providers can use internet and mobile solutions to securely connect to their patients and access their personal health information aggregated from multiple systems including laboratories, pharmacies, and EMRs, giving them a complete and current view of patient information. This integrated network and portal will look to improve patient engagement across the continuum of care.”
About NexJ Systems Inc.
NexJ is a provider of cloud-based software, delivering enterprise solutions for the financial services, insurance and healthcare industries. Our next-generation, people-centered software combines industry-specific functionality with information from multiple applications and data stores to provide comprehensive knowledge of the individual.
Through the acquisition of Broadstreet Data Solutions Inc., NexJ has added expertise in data governance and management, data integration and quality, business intelligence and analytics, and mobile application development.
NexJ is named as Canada’s fastest growing company in the 24th Annual PROFIT 200 ranking by PROFIT Magazine, and ranks in the top 5 of the Deloitte Technology Fast 50™ for the third consecutive year. Based in Toronto, NexJ has clients throughout North America and in Europe. For more information about NexJ visit www.nexj.com, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org, or call 416-222-5611.
About Orion Health
Founded in 1993 in Auckland, New Zealand, Orion Health is a leading global, independently-owned health software organization. With an inherent ability to interconnect a wide variety of healthcare information systems, Orion Health has become the world’s leading provider of electronic health records (EHRs) and healthcare integration solutions. In Canada, thousands of clinicians and hundreds of provider facilities and OEM partners rely on Orion Health to facilitate data exchange between hospitals, health systems and EHRs, resulting in improved care coordination, increased cost savings and efficiencies, and enhanced quality of care. Orion Health is a preferred Canada Health Infoway Solution. More information can be found at: http://www.orionhealth.com.
NexJ Forward-looking Statement
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