MEDSEEK Empower patient portal offers online appointment scheduling
MEDSEEK is partnering with Baptist Health South Florida, the largest not-for-profit healthcare organization in South Florida, to provide patients the tools to manage their health online with the MEDSEEK Empower enterprise patient portal.
Integration between inpatient and outpatient systems was a key driver in Baptist Health South Florida’s selection of a patient portal partner. “We want our patients to have a complete view into their health and MEDSEEK’s ability to integrate our EMRs, NextGen and Siemens will help us offer a true enterprise experience and meet Meaningful Use,” reports Mimi Taylor, CIO of Baptist Health South Florida.
“Every day, we are driven to help patients participate in their health,” says Peter Kuhn, CEO of MEDSEEK. “We are pleased to be working with Baptist Health South Florida to support its mission of improving the health and well-being of individuals by providing patient portal technology. The MEDSEEK Empower patient portal helps hospitals influence
patients to make appointments such as check-ups, follow-ups, outpatient
procedures and more, encouraging healthier populations."
appointments have proven beneficial for healthcare staff, providers and
patients, as the tool helps minimize phone calls, last minute cancellations and
“At Baptist Health, we are dedicated to providing high-quality healthcare to our patients, and we also want to help patients stay well once they leave our hospitals,” states Mimi Taylor, CIO of Baptist Health South Florida. “MEDSEEK Empower will equip our patients to have real-time access to view and track their medical information, communicate with providers and collaborate in their health.”
5 December 2013