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Texas organizations choose Allscripts Sunrise™ for robust EHR with a single patient record

CHICAGO, March 06, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Arise Austin Medical Center, located in Austin, TX and The Hospital at Westlake Medical Center, located in West Lake Hills, TX have announced that both organizations will deploy Allscripts (NASDAQ: MDRX) Sunrise platform as its new core clinical and financial system to help coordinate the care, treatment and health of the Austin community it serves.

Arise Austin Medical Center is a licensed general acute care hospital that provides a full spectrum of general, surgical and specialized care. It focuses on orthopedics, neurosurgical brain and spine surgery, but also provides services on Ear, Nose & Throat, Davinci Robotic Surgery, General Surgery, Gynecology, Hand/Upper Extremities, Imaging, Pain Management, Podiatry and Urology.

The Hospital at Westlake Medical Center is physician-owned, with highly experienced and skilled Registered Nurses, Emergency Medicine and board-certified physicians. The Hospital at Westlake Medical Center not only provides traditional quality hospital care but also offers services ranging from a full range of surgical services, to endoscopy and care for emergencies related to trauma or illness.

Used by hospitals and health systems across the globe, Allscripts Sunrise is a fully integrated electronic health record that connects all clinical and financial aspects of care, including inpatient, emergency, surgery and outpatient care. Built to serve complex care through clinical decision support, Sunrise is a physician-friendly, mobile and evidence-based single platform that includes integrated financial solutions and analytics. Community- and genomically-aware, Sunrise supports all core care venues across the enterprise by delivering a single patient record, and features patient-centric capabilities that increase access and convenience for the consumer.

“We chose Sunrise due to its depth of functionality within the application and Allscripts alignment on overall strategies and partnership,” said Tammy Smittle, Chief Executive Officer of both, Arise Austin Medical Center and The Hospital at Westlake Medical Center. “We believe Allscripts and the power of Sunrise will provide us with the tools and partnership needed to further succeed and grow in our markets.”

“Having a robust EHR with a single patient record was important to both organizations,” said John Sage, Allscripts Senior Vice President, U.S. Client Organization. “With Sunrise’s Open, scalable platform, Arise Austin Medical Center and The Hospital at Westlake Medical Center will provide the right clinical and financial information and the best care.”

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