Merge Healthcare Announced that Allscripts selected its Cedara WebAccess application to “Image-Encha

Merge Healthcare announced that Allscripts, the leader in software, services, information, and connectivity solutions for physicians, has selected its Cedara WebAccess™ software application to “image enhance” Allscripts Electronic Health Record (EHR) solutions. The Cedara WebAccess portal will provide a zero-footprint method of distributing medical images and reports to clinicians using Allscripts EHR solutions.

Merge Healthcare Announced that Allscripts selected its Cedara WebAccess application to "Image-Enchance"

Merge Healthcare announced that Allscripts, the leader in software, services, information, and connectivity solutions for physicians, has selected its Cedara WebAccess™ software application to “image enhance” Allscripts Electronic Health Record (EHR) solutions. The Cedara WebAccess portal will provide a zero-footprint method of distributing medical images and reports to clinicians using Allscripts EHR solutions.

Glen Tullman, Chief Executive Officer of Allscripts said, Providing physicians with real-time, electronic access to medical images and associated information helps them to deliver safer, higher quality patient care.  Merge has decades of expertise in building imaging and connectivity software solutions, and our clients have been asking for just the kind of functionality this new relationship provides.

Justin Dearborn, CEO of Merge Healthcare said, The Internet has fundamentally changed the way information is distributed throughout a healthcare enterprise, and Allscripts has truly been visionary in leveraging this technology.  Our solution solves the unique challenges posed by imaging, such as file size and special standards like DICOM. We are thrilled to be able to work with the EHR leader to bring this capability to the thousands of physicians currently using Allscripts industry leading solutions. Together, we can now offer a truly image-enhanced electronic record to health systems across the country.