Somerset, NJ – February 9, 2011 – Wellsoft Corporation announced today that Ridgeview Medical Center’s Two Twelve Medical Plaza is live with Wellsoft’s Emergency Department Information System (EDIS). This is the second emergency department in Ridgeview Medical Center’s health care system to implement Wellsoft EDIS. Two Twelve Medical Center will manage care for an estimated 20,000 ED patients each year.
Two Twelve Medical Center, located in Chaska, Minnesota, opened February, 2011. Two Twelve Medical Center offers 24/7 emergency and urgent care, comprehensive family and specialty care, advanced diagnostics and access to leading physicians and clinics. The emergency department at Two Twelve is staffed by Emergency Physicians & Consultants, P.A, which practice at Ridgeview Medical Center, as well as pediatric emergency department physicians from Children’s Hospitals and Clinics.
The installation of Wellsoft’s state of the art EDIS supports the health system’s goal of continuity of care across the health care network. Wellsoft’s award winning EDIS is tightly integrated into the ED workflow at both Ridgeview Medical Center and Two Twelve Medical Center. Features implemented include Patient Tracking, CPOE, Clinical Documentation, Drug/Drug and Drug/Allergy Interaction Checking and Medication Reconciliation among other features.
“Ridgeview Medical Center is committed to providing high-quality care to our patients,” said Mike Phelps, Chief Administrative Officer, Ridgeview. “Through Wellsoft’s EDIS, we’re able to create efficiencies and support our standards of care–ultimately benefiting patients.”
Dr. John Santmann, President of Wellsoft commented, “We are excited to expand our 15 year relationship with Ridgeview Medical Center. We are proud to support their growing needs with Wellsoft EDIS at the Two Twelve Medical Center. “
About Ridgeview Medical Center
Ridgeview Medical Center is an independent, regional health care network serving the west-metro area. Its network includes the Waconia, Minn.-based acute care hospital, a multitude of primary and specialty care clinics, emergency services and specialty programs. Each year, Ridgeview Medical Center’s Emergency Department serves more than 21,000 people primarily from its five-county service area of Carver, northern Sibley, southern Wright, western Hennepin and eastern McLeod. For more information, please visit www.ridgeviewmedical.org.
About Wellsoft Corporation
Wellsoft Corporation, developer and provider of the industry-leading EDIS since 1988 is ONC-ATCB and CCHIT Certified for Meaningful Use and consistently ranked the #1 EDIS by KLAS (2006-2010 ) and MD Buyline. Wellsoft provides complete information management for the Emergency Department. With installations in the U.S. and Canada, Wellsoft clients, combined, manage over 3 million ED patients each year. Wellsoft is recognized for providing the most complete functionality and most configurable product in the marketplace. Wellsoft works closely with each client to develop real solutions for their Emergency Department, supplying expert, personal assistance. Providing custom solutions for enterprise-wide or single hospital implementations, Wellsoft is the specialist in Emergency Department systems. For more information please visit www.wellsoft.com.