Ochsner Medical Center Standardizes on rL Solutions to Enhance Patient Safety and Quality



    CAMBRIDGE, MA, Sept. 16 /CNW/ - rL Solutions, the leading provider of
healthcare quality and safety software, announced today that Ochsner Medical
Center has selected rL Solutions for its patient safety, quality, claims and
reporting initiatives.
    Ranked as a "Best" Hospital by U.S. News and World Report in 2007,
Ochsner is utilizing Risk MonitorPro (RMPro(R)), Feedback MonitorPro
(FMPro(R)) and Claims MonitorPro (CMPro(R)) for workflow, robust analysis, as
well as, departmental and executive reporting as a cornerstone of its
continued efforts to enhance the overall quality of patient care. These
systems are assisting Ochsner in a number of projects, including employee
relations, claims management, compliance, and patient advocacy.
    "Our recent expansion in Louisiana has facilitated a need to have more
coordinated control of how we track our quality related events", said 
Donna Saxton, Vice President, Quality and Safety, Ochsner Health System. "The
improved visibility we have achieved with rL Solutions, particularly around
our compliance and employee relations initiatives, has allowed us to focus our
efforts on improvement and ultimately enhance the patient experience."
    "Ochsner takes patient safety very seriously, which is evident in the
patient satisfaction surveys that are conducted on-site on a continual basis,"
said Sanjay Malaviya, President & CEO, rL Solutions. "The high patient
satisfaction scores that Ochsner receives are a clear indicator that they are
providing excellent care. We are truly excited that Ochsner sees the value in
a solution like ours to further improve patient safety and quality of care,
and hope that our partnership will help to further their success."

    About Ochsner Health System

    Ochsner Health System is a non-profit, academic, multi-specialty,
healthcare delivery system dedicated to patient care, research and education.
The system includes seven hospitals and over 35 health centers located
throughout Southeast Louisiana. Ochsner employs over 600 physicians in
80 medical specialties and subspecialties and over 300 clinical research
trials annually. Ochsner was ranked one of the "Best Places to Work" by New
Orleans City Business in 2005, 2006 and 2007 and received the Consumer Choice
for Healthcare in New Orleans for 12 consecutive years. Ochsner was ranked as
"Best" Hospital by U.S. News and World Report in 2007. Ochsner has over 10,000
employees system-wide. For more information, visit www.ochsner.org.

    About rL Solutions

    rL Solutions provides proven risk management, patient feedback, claims
and infection control software to help healthcare organizations improve
patient safety and healthcare quality. rL Solutions brings together innovative
technologies, stellar client service and a broad ecosystem of partners to give
its 500 clients a complete safety and quality solution. With products that are
easy to use and easy to implement, rL Solutions is a world leader in the
healthcare market. For more information, visit www.rL-solutions.com.




For further information:

For further information: Colin Hung, VP, Marketing and Alliances, rL
Solutions, chung@rL-solutions.com, (416) 410-8456


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