MedLink Announces Partnership With Healthcare Information Technology Provider Thrasys, Inc.
MedLink (OTCBB: MLKNA), a leading provider of Electronic Health Records and practice management solutions, today announced a partnership with Thrasys, Inc. a provider of next-generation health information technology and solutions. MedLink and Thrasys have collaborated to provide interoperability and health record management based on SyntraNet from Thrasys, a cloud based Health Information Exchange (HIE) and Collaboration Network. SyntraNet enables more efficient and coordinated care across healthcare communities.
"The Agreement with Thrasys strengthens MedLink's ongoing RHIO community strategy and represents a key milestone in MedLink's delivery of high-value healthcare solutions on an enterprise level," said Ray Vuono, President of MedLink. "SyntraNet is a cloud based Health Information Exchange that can be deployed quickly across the service area of RHIOs, providing incredible value as the community scrambles to provide a financially sensible and scalable interoperable solution to meet the 'meaningful use' stipulations necessary to receive federal financial incentives to its member physician and healthcare organizations."
MedLink and Thrasys will market the cloud based HIE platform to Regional Health Information Organizations and Large Hospital groups as a solution for interoperability, and to provide cloud based applications that leverage both MedLink and Thrasys technologies to streamline wide spread EHR adoption.
About Thrasys, Inc.
Thrasys, Inc. based in San Francisco, California brings innovative solutions to the healthcare market based on breakthrough technologies to rapidly build and deploy highly scalable applications targeted at communities and enterprises. Thrasys solutions for healthcare are based on XNet, an open and standards based application platform to rapidly build and deploy enterprise solutions based on XML services, rich internet application user interfaces, configurable workflows and rules, and interoperability. SyntraNet, based on XNet, is a health information exchange and collaboration network that provides a comprehensive set of applications for care providers, patients, service centers and payers. Please visit www.thrasys.com to learn more.
MedLink is a healthcare IT company that provides the medical community with products and services designed to help create, manage, and share medical information. The company's flagship product, MedLink TotalOffice EHR 3.1, a CCHIT Certified® 08 Ambulatory EHR, provides physicians with full EHR and practice management functionality. For more information regarding MedLink's products and services, please visit www.medlinkus.com.
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