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Software EDIS Amelior ED (Patient Care Technology Systems)
 

Amelior ED (Patient Care Technology Systems)

 

Application Information

Product Name Amelior ED
Product Also Known As PCTS, Amelior
Company Name Patient Care Technology Systems
Provider of Information Stephen Armstrong
Page Updated November 14, 2008
Identifying Aspects Narrative presentation of content mimics a dictated chart with pick lists and default structures for quick import of data.
Defining Characteristics Integrated automatic patient/asset tracking, emergency medicine database, context-sensitive clinical decision support, CPOE launchable from EP chart, no-capital per patient pricing model.
Unique Qualities Only EDIS with native automatic patient and asset tracking. Extensive context-sensitive clinical decision support including treatment plans for rare but life-threatening conditions, age & weight based medication dosing, prompts for missing or contradictory content, drug-drug, allergy and contraindication alerts; differential diagnoses and more. Very high-level of physician adoption. Per-patient pricing model inclusive of SW, HW, interfaces, 24/7 support.
Partnerships/Technologies ExitCare (discharge)Versus (Infrared locating)AeroScout (Wi-Fi locating)Ekahau (Wi-Fi locating)HP (hardware)CDI (systems integration)Sonitor (ultrasonic locating)
Dashboard Features Integrated within automatic patient and asset tracking module.
Awards Mary Washington Hospital - Healthcare Delivery Solutions Congress - Best Example of Maximizing Productivity/Efficiency in a Hospital/Health System; Microsoft Nurse User of the Year Finalist.
Most Installed Version v2.x
Version Being Demoed for New Installs v2.x
Highlighted Installs Mary Washington Hospital; Albert Einstein Healthcare Network; Emergency Health Centre
Delivery Methods Web (mostly)Virtualized Server

Documentation

Other Clinical Data Input Methods Voice

Reporting

Administrative Reports Over 130 on-demand reports are standard and incudes the following report categories: Daily Log; Number of Patients Per; Time Intervals; Drill Down Reports; Cargiver Profiling; Patient Census by Time Period. Customized and ad hoc queries can be developed. Please contact PCTS for more information.
Reporting Engine Crystal Reports • Microsoft

Interoperability

ADT Interfaces SiemensStockellGE/IDX
Labs Interfaces CernerMisys SunquestLabSoftLabDaq
Radiology Interface (reports from this visit) GESiemensIntelliRADGE/IDX Rad
Hospital EMR Interfaces SiemensEpic
Discharge Application Interfaces ExitCare
Interface Engine No third party product usedAmelior Interface Gateway
Interface Details We have an internal interface engine, the Amelior Interface Gateway™, and can work with third party products such as Stockell, Cloverleaf, DataGate, Iatrics.

History

Product Creation Story Emergency physician and nurse team identified a need for a more efficient and safe way to track and chart patient care. Sought to streamline workflow, reduce the risk of medical errors, and improve billing through an integrated set of modules for triage, tracking, RN/MD charting, CPOE, clinical decision support, reporting and disposition management.
Clinician Creators Geoffrey Hosta MD FACEP
Year Company Started 2001
ED Go Live Year 2001
First ED Product Sold 2001
Companies Absorbed Healthcare I.T., Inc. - automatic patient and asset tracking software
nuMedica - emergency physician and nurse charting templates

Development and Direction

Clinicians Leading Development PCTS clinical team and advisors
Dev Team FTEs "Proprietary"
ED Product Development Location Charlotte, North Carolina
Physicians Who Have Promoted Geoffrey Hosta MD FACEP; Graham Billingham MD FACEP; Clifton Sheets MD FAAEM

Financial and Install Base

Number of Live Installs 65
Pricing Model No-capital, per-patient model; Capital options
Posted Profit in 2007 Not Disclosed
2007 Sales Not disclosed
Ownership Details Subsidiary of Consulier Engineering Inc.

Learn More

Product Website http://pcts.com
Telephone 800.616.2104
Email Contact This e-mail address is being protected from spam bots, you need JavaScript enabled to view it

"Triage-to-disposition EDIS featuring automatic workflow and clinical intelligence."

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