Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre expanding MyChart online services to Family Practice Patients
NexJ’s patient-centered software solution adds electronic assessment and scheduling functionality for Family Practice Patients in the Infoway Consumer Health project
Toronto (February 26, 2013) — NexJ Systems Inc., (TSX: NXJ) a provider of cloud-based software, delivering enterprise solutions for the financial services, insurance, and healthcare industries has deployed software for online appointment scheduling and online consultation assessment questionnaires through MyChart – Sunnybrook’s personal health record (PHR) in support of Sunnybrook’s Family Practice team.
“Sunnybrook is a proven innovator in the healthcare market and we are pleased to be delivering our Connected Wellness Platform to the Family Practice team,” said Eric Gombrich, Senior Vice President & General Manager, Health Solutions. “The NexJ Assessments and NexJ Scheduling solutions deployed should assist Sunnybook reduce costs, improve efficiencies and enhance customer service.”
MyChart, Sunnybrook’s PHR, streamlines the way health record information is delivered and exchanged between healthcare providers and patients at the hospital.
“The benefits go beyond providing a complete patient profile through a single platform. We expect the online service will decrease a clinician’s administrative workload and shorten the time it takes for a patient to book an appointment and complete an assessment,” said Sarina Cheng, Director, Information and Telecommunication Services & eHealth Strategies of Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre.
This new offering is expected to enhance the medical experience of over 8,800 Sunnybrook family practice patients who have been benefiting from the use of MyChart for over 6 years.
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Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre is inventing the future of health care for the 1.2 million patients the hospital cares for each year through the dedication of its more than 10,000 staff and volunteers. An internationally recognized leader in research and education and a full affiliation with the University of Toronto distinguishes Sunnybrook as one of Canada’s premier academic health sciences centres. Sunnybrook specializes in caring for high-risk pregnancies, critically-ill newborns and adults, offering specialized rehabilitation and treating and preventing cancer, cardiovascular disease, neurological and psychiatric disorders, orthopaedic and arthritic conditions and traumatic injuries. The Hospital also has a unique and national leading program for the care of Canada’s war veterans. For more information about how Sunnybrook is inventing the future of health care please visit us online at www.sunnybrook.ca
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