Cincinnati, Ohio – April 7, 2010 — Streamline Health Solutions, Inc. (Nasdaq CM: STRM) a leading provider of document workflow solutions for hospitals, today announced that East Orange General Hospital in East Orange, N.J., will implement Streamline Health’s document workflow solutions integrated with GE Centricity® Enterprise clinical information solution. Through this integrated solution, East Orange General Hospital looks to enhance their health information management processes, boost productivity and ultimately, improve patient care.
Additionally, East Orange General Hospital will utilize Streamline Health’s remote hosting center located in Cincinnati, Ohio, to facilitate the implementation and management of workflow solutions for improving the efficiency of key Health Information Management processes.
“Our physicians and staff will have a single electronic view to the entire patient record through Streamline Health’s integration with our GE Centricity Enterprise System,” said Tom Ciccarelli, Chief Information Officer of East Orange General Hospital. “This integration will enhance the capabilities of our GE Centricity Enterprise system, help improve physician satisfaction and efficiency and achieve meaningful adoption throughout the enterprise. Without an integrated solution, physicians would need to rely on both the electronic and paper record.”
“We are excited about this new partnership with East Orange General Hospital to improve operational efficiencies with our integrated approach to document workflow,” said Brian Patsy, president and CEO of Streamline Health. “Our solutions will help enhance the Hospital’s business processes and increase productivity by improving the flow of patient health information across the spectrum of care. Ultimately, our solutions will result in cost savings for East Orange General Hospital.”
East Orange General Hospital is the largest private employer in East Orange, and remains as the only independent, fully accredited, acute-care hospital in Essex County. The hospital is the leader in Behavioral Health Services and provides a comprehensive array of primary care and specialty services including Same Day Surgery, Physical Rehabilitation Services, Family Health, Emergency Medicine, Outpatient Hemodialysis, Hyperbaric/Wound Management, Vascular and Medical/Surgical Services. Serving the community for over a century, the hospital recently expanded its services and is continually adding new equipment and programs to provide the highest level of quality and compassionate patient care.