FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
March 29, 2012
Vice President of Sales
Lantium HealthTech Partners
Specialized Services Ease Transition to Electronic Health Records,
Help Medical Practices Gain Efficiency, Profitability and Medicare/Medicaid Funding
BLUE BELL, PA—March 12, 2012—Lantium HealthTech Partners, a proven provider of comprehensive healthcare technology solutions, today announced both the expansion of its partner network and the launch of its new web site at www.lantiumhtp.com. By adding partners to its HealthTech network, Lantium HealthTech Partners expands its already robust set of healthcare technology offerings that incorporate the industry-leading technology and services of its partner companies. With this expansion, Lantium HealthTech Partners offers physician practices, health centers and health systems a true all-inclusive source for healthcare IT expertise and solutions, including electronic health records (EHR) software and services, technology-enabled practice management, EHR cloud hosting, 24/7 IT support and comprehensive IT consulting services. The company’s new web site is designed to informhealthcare practitioners about the capabilities and solutions Lantium HealthTech Partners delivers to help medical practices run more efficiently and profitably.
EHR and Meaningful Use
Foremost among its full suite of healthcare technology offerings, Lantium HealthTechPartners delivers specialized services to help medical practices transitionfrom paper to electronic health records in a way that enables them to achieve “meaningful use” of this technology as defined by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). Eligible practices can qualify for significant financial incentives from CMS by adopting and demonstrating meaningful use of certified EHR technology within certain timeframes, with the first deadlineoccurring this year.
These financial incentives add to the already convincing case for the move to EHR. The technology’s inherent benefits include better patient care, improved efficiency, greater operational effectiveness and maximized reimbursement eligibility. Physician practices looking to make a seamless transition to EHR to capture these benefits while also meeting the CMS incentive criteria and timelines can turn to Lantium for a clear path to success.
“With our extensive experience, combination of healthcare and technical knowledge, specialized partners and HIPAA-certified staff, Lantium HealthTech Partners is uniquely positioned to serve as a single technology source for the healthcare industry,” said Stephen Sala, VP of Sales. “We are especially excited to be helping practices navigate the shift to EHR, a transition that represents a sea change in the practice of medicine for the benefit of patients, physicians,hospitals and insurers.”
About Lantium HealthTech Partners (www.lantiumhtp.com)
Lantium HealthTech Partners combines healthcare and technology expertise with the specialized offerings of industry-leading partners to deliver a full suite of healthcare technology solutions. Lantium HealthTech Partners is committed to helping physician practices, health centers and healthcare systems implement and optimize electronic health records/practice management (EHR/PM) services to achieve meaningful use compliance and to benefit patients, physicians, hospitals, and insurers.