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Nightingale releases R5 of its next generation cloud-based Electronic Health Record platform
|By PR Newswire
|April 2, 2014 07:00 AM EDT
NightingaleEHR platform has achieved another major functionality and development
milestone with the release of version R5 which addresses the needs of
MARKHAM, ON, April 2, 2014 /CNW/ - Nightingale Informatix Corporation
("Nightingale" or the "Company") (TSX-V: NGH), a cloud-based provider
of electronic health record (EHR) software and related services, today
announced the availability of the next release (R5) of its
next-generation EHR platform - NightingaleEHR
"This is Nightingale's 5th production release of NightingaleEHR," said Sam Chebib, President & CEO of Nightingale. "It represents a
significant milestone in our journey towards a game-changing EHR that
is intuitive, browser agnostic, robust and secure. We have been hard at
work designing our new product, in collaboration with our clients, to
be so easy-to-use that almost no training is needed."
Nightingale has invested significant time and resources into NightingaleEHR. NightingaleEHR has been built and designed based on the Nexia technology platform and
has been designed around five key principles: (1) Device and browser
agnostic; (2) Highly intuitive with zero-based training needs; (3) Role
based and workflow driven; (4) Highly interoperable; and (5)
"R5 of NightingaleEHR is aimed at addressing the needs of our US clients," said Trevor
Henderson, EVP of Operations at Nightingale. "This release introduces
the new Billing module and is comprehensive of medical billing and
practice management, including electronic billing to insurance
companies, electronic payments and remittance, patient statements, and
claims management. Taken as a whole, this version of NightingaleEHR is the path forward for clients using our RidgeMark and Medrium
NightingaleEHR is already certified for Meaningful Use Stage 1 and certification for
Meaningful Use Stage 2 is scheduled for June 2014. With the release of
R5 the company will also begin ICD-10 testing with select clients
during the summer.
"We are really excited about R5 and the continued success of the NightingaleEHR platform," continued Chebib. "Feedback from our pilot sites and early
adopters has been extremely positive - especially around the product's
intuitive and easy-to-use interface. We continue to put our energy
behind NightingaleEHR and drive towards our own internal goal of 'one-company, one
For more than a decade, Nightingale (TSX-V: NGH) has been delivering
innovative cloud-based Electronic Health Record (EHR) and Practice
Management solutions to healthcare organizations across the United
States and Canada. Our goal is to uncomplicate the day-to-day
challenges of healthcare providers. We achieve this by creating
software that is truly intuitive—minimizing training and maximizing
adoption. We believe so strongly in building easy-to-use software that
we structured our entire product team around user-centric design. Our
clients are benefiting from this focus through a well-supported and
robust solution that presents a holistic view of a person's well-being
in a simple, clean interface, so that the best health decisions can be
made. Nightingale - One Patient. One Record. www.nightingalemd.com
Forward Looking Statement
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issuance and cancellation of securities of the Company within the
meaning of applicable Canadian securities legislation. Generally,
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"may" ,"could", "would", "might", "occur" or "be achieved".
Forward-looking statements are subject to known and unknown risks,
uncertainties and other factors that may cause the actual results,
level of activity, performance or achievements of Nightingale to be
materially different from those expressed or implied by such
forward-looking statements, including but not limited to: risks related
to the speculative nature of the medical software industry, which is
affected by numerous factors beyond Nightingale's control; the ability
of Nightingale to successfully secure customer contracts and the timing
of securing such contracts; the ability of Nightingale to complete and
successfully integrate its acquisitions on an accretive basis,
Nightingale's access to debt and capital facilities, including
compliance with current debt arrangements; the existence of present and
possible future government regulation; the significant competition that
exists in the medical software industry; the early stage of
Nightingale's business, and risks associated with early stage
companies, including uncertainty of revenues, markets and profitability
and the need to raise additional funding. All material assumptions
used in making forward-looking statements are based on management's
knowledge of current business conditions and expectations of future
business conditions and trends. Certain material factors or assumptions
applied by management in making forward-looking statements, include
without limitation, factors and assumptions regarding future trends in
healthcare spending, economic conditions affecting Nightingale and
North American economies; Nightingale's ability to continue to fund its
business, rates of customer defaults, relationships with, and payments
to lenders, as well as Nightingale's operating cost structure.
Although Nightingale has attempted to identify important factors that
could cause actual results to differ materially from those contained in
forward-looking statements, there may be other factors that cause
results not to be as anticipated, estimated or intended. There can be
no assurance that such statements will prove to be accurate, as actual
results and future events could differ materially from those
anticipated in such statements. Accordingly, readers should not place
undue reliance on forward-looking statements. Nightingale does not
undertake to update any forward-looking statements that are
incorporated by reference herein, except in accordance with applicable
securities laws. Further information on Nightingale Informatix
Corporation is available at www.sedar.com.
Neither the TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provider
(as that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange)
accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.
SOURCE Nightingale Informatix Corporation
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