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Saint Mary’s Hospital to Implement Wellsoft Emergency Department Information System

Somerset, New Jersey – July 15, 2014. Wellsoft Corporation announces that Saint Mary’s Hospital in Waterbury, Connecticut, has selected Wellsoft’s Emergency Department Information System (EDIS) to support its goals of improving Emergency Department efficiency and patient care. Saint Mary’s Hospital, a 347-bed hospital with a Level II and Pediatric Trauma Center, manages care for more than 70,000 Emergency Department (ED) patients each year.

Wellsoft EDIS will integrate with Saint Mary Hospital’s existing suite of McKesson products.  Features scheduled for implementation include patient tracking, clinical documentation, CPOE, facility charge capture, and more. Implementation planning is underway.

“We are truly looking forward to implementation of Wellsoft into our Department of Emergency Services here at Saint Mary’s Hospital and Trauma Center,” said Stuart D. Hirsch, Director of Operations - Department of Emergency Services at Saint Mary’s Hospital. “After intensive review of other solutions, we believe that Wellsoft is a superlative choice that will help us to achieve high-quality documentation, robust charge capture, analytics and high performance throughput. For our team and for the patients who trust their lives and care to us the choice for Wellsoft is an exciting one that builds upon our tradition of service and excellence.”

“We are excited to work with Saint Mary’s Hospital to help them improve ED productivity and improve patient throughput,” said Dr. John Santmann, President of Wellsoft. “We look forward to the opportunity to implement our award-winning, state of the art software for Saint Mary’s Emergency Department.”

About Saint Mary’s Hospital

Saint Mary’s Hospital is a Catholic, not-for-profit, 347 bed community teaching hospital that has been serving patients in Waterbury, CT and surrounding communities since 1909. Our commitment to patient safety and satisfaction, dedication to offering the latest in cutting-edge technology, and focus on providing high quality care at the lowest possible cost, makes Saint Mary’s an excellent choice for all your healthcare needs. Saint Mary’s is proud to offer: a Level II Trauma Center; the only pediatric emergency care unit in the region; award-winning cardiac and stroke care; exceptional care that excels in quality, value, and safety; and Convenient satellites and affiliates extending from Waterbury to Wolcott, Naugatuck, Southbury, Prospect and Watertown. For more information, please visit

About Wellsoft

Wellsoft Corporation, developer and provider of the industry-leading EDIS since 1988 is consistently the recipient of the prestigious Best in KLAS* award and has ranked #1 in KLAS and MD Buyline user surveys of EDIS time and again. Wellsoft EDIS is ONC-ACB certified for Meaningful Use and is HL7 compliant. Wellsoft is recognized for providing the most complete functionality and most configurable product on the market. Wellsoft works closely with each client to develop real solutions for their Emergency Department.  Providing custom solutions for enterprise-wide or single hospital implementations, Wellsoft is the specialist in Emergency Department Information Systems. For more information please visit

* Wellsoft ranked #1 in the 2013, 2012, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006, 2003 and 2002 Best in KLAS Awards: Software & Services Emergency Department Market Segment.