Mumbai-based Jaslok Hospital has chosen Singapore-based Napier Healthcare Solutions’ next generation mobile electronic health records platform, Napier EHRm, for meeting its management requirements and helping their staff (over 1,100) deliver services more quickly and efficiently.
Established in 1973, 364 bedded (75 ICU beds) Jaslok Hospital, provides a wide range of medical services in the field of radiology, pathology, cardiology, general surgery, anesthesiology, etc. It also runs a variety of specialty clinics for conditions such as Epilepsy, Arthritis and Rheumatism, and Hypertension. Jaslok Hospital and Research Centre was recognized by “NBC Newsmakers Achievers Award 2011” as the best hospital. Apart from care provider, Jaslok is also a educational institution offering post graduate and nursing courses.
According to Ms. Kanta Masand, Jaslok Hospital’s managing trustee, the Patient Portal-integrated Napier EHRm product will be leveraged for fostering physician-patient relationship improving overall care quality. Stating that Napier had been a strategic partner over the years in their growth, Kantha added that availability of the solution on mobile devices would enable the hospital to utilize it for all operational purposes.
Napier EHRm consists of functionality and features that takes care of Admission, Discharge, and Transfer (ADT) cycle. It also encompasses core hospital information system, laboratory information system, and electronic medical records apart from serving over half-a-dozen specialties. The open-source solution also enables seamless flow of information across different technology platforms and is scalable. The mobile platform connects physicians, hospital workforce, and patients in real-time to enhance quality of care via greater transparency and cost-effectiveness.
Commenting further on the Napier EHRm product, Jaslok Hospital’s Chief Information Officer, Ms. Viloo Williams, said that it would decrease the Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) due to parameterization, flexibility, and modularity in acclimatizing to the process changes easily.
Expressing happiness over the company’s growing relationship with Jaslok Hospital, Napier Healthcare Solutions, CEO Karthik Tirupathi, felt that the mobile solution upgrade endorses their product development strategy to utilize the latest web and mobile technologies.
Established in 1996, Napier Healthcare is an ISO 9001:2008, ISO 27001:2005 certified, HIPAA compliant company serving providers ranging from tertiary, secondary, and primary care to home, rural, and urban care. Located in Middle East, India, USA, and Africa, the company provides Hospital, Ambulatory, Mobility Healthcare, Public Sector, and Specialty Solutions, apart from Napier EHRm. The company has also won many awards such as IBM Beacon Award 2011- Best Industry Solution for Healthcare, Frost & Sullivan- Hospital Information Company of the year 2010 and Frost & Sullivan- Healthcare IT Company of the year 2011.