Product Quick Facts
athenahealth is a medical solutions company that provides cloud-based practice management and electronic health record (EHR) management services to hospitals, large practices, and small practices. athenahealth’s athenaClinicals EHR solution helps medical practices stay compliant with privacy regulations, reduce errors and boost efficiency. This program adapts to user work styles and preferences, motivating quick adoption practice-wide.
athenaClinicals can be implemented with minimal training and does not require licensing. Unlike other electronic health record solutions, athenaClinicals is supported by a team of professionals dedicated to monitoring changes in regulations to ensure the program remains compliant. In addition to documentation and workflow management, this program features back-office options that automate faxing, charting, and sorting. It supports linkage with pharmacies, labs, and other medical providers which allows practices to improve communication and efficiently coordinate care. athenahealth’s program includes ongoing updates via the cloud, ensuring practices can continue to provide patient care at a consistent level. The user-friendly interface and common sense approach to chart management helps clinicians access the information they need quickly and easily.
athenahealth also offers the athenaCollector solution for medical billing and practice management software. Import encounter notes, check insurance eligibility, scrub claims and more with this powerful, specialty-agnostic practice management system; athenaCollector fully integrates with athenaClinicals and some other electronic health records solutions.
athenahealth’s electronic health record solution has been implemented by numerous medical practices. Mount Auburn Hospital’s OB/GYN department was one of athenahealth’s earlier customers. This facility, with over 50 medical staff members, needed to implement a secure, management electronic health record solution without disrupting work flow. After implementing athenaClinicals and athenaCoordinator, Mount Auburn Hospital’s OB/GYN department achieved Stage 1 Meaningful Use, increased productivity and experienced improved cross-team organization.
(Last updated on 06/10/2016 by Jonathan Darcy)