Sectra Demonstrates RIS/EHR Module at RSNA, Booth #9117
SHELTON, CT, Nov. 17, 2011 /CNW/ - International medical imaging IT
company, Sectra [http://www.sectra.com/medical] (NASDAQ OMX Stockholm: SECT B), announces the launch of Sectra RIS V
7.0, which includes several new features to support meaningful use
objectives for radiology providers.
Eligible providers and hospitals can benefit from the convenience of a
single RIS solution as they meet Meaningful Use objectives to receive
EHR incentive program reimbursement as well as satisfy their need for
improved radiology workflow and reporting features.
Key feature updates to Sectra RIS to support Stage 1 Meaningful Use
objectives include the following:
Referring Physician Portal - Offers integrated computerized physician
order entry (CPOE) that utilizes the ACR Appropriateness Criteria(R) to
fulfill the requirement to implement a decision support rule. It can be
licensed separately and integrated to other systems.
Patient Portal - Provides e-mail notification to patients when clinical
results are ready, and displays all relevant healthcare information
such as demographics, insurance, reports, exam history, drug
treatments, etc. It can be licensed separately and integrated to other
Lab Test Tracking Workflow - Allows the ordering and tracking of
exam-specific lab tests. All relevant steps and information related to
the lab test appear in the appropriate user worklist throughout RIS
workflow, including pop-up alerts for missing labs or abnormal results.
The final results are stored in the patient record.
New fields and functionality to capture and report data, clinical
quality measures and generate patient lists to comply with Meaningful
Sectra RIS Version 7.0 will be certified as an ambulatory and inpatient
EHR Module in the first quarter of 2012 and released in the second
quarter of 2012. Sectra will demonstrate the new RIS/EHR Module
features at RSNA, booth #9117.
About Sectra RIS for North America
Sectra RIS is a web-based, enterprise-class, advanced radiology workflow
solution with a customizable, intuitive user interface, paperless
workflow, a scheduling wizard, technologist worklist, billing
preparation, customizable radiology reports, mammography tracking, and
proactive management reporting. Embedded speech recognition allows
Sectra RIS to provide RIS or PACS-driven reporting flexibility. Sectra
RIS helps radiology providers to improve workflow efficiency, staff
productivity, referring physician and patient satisfaction, and
Sectra develops and sells IT systems and services for radiology, women's
health, orthopaedics and rheumatology. More than 1,100 hospitals,
clinics and imaging centers worldwide use the systems daily, together
performing over 55 million radiology examinations annually. Sectra's IT
systems have been installed in North America, Scandinavia and most
major countries in Europe and the Far East. For more information on
Sectra North America, visit http://www.futureproofpacs.com. Sectra was founded in 1978 and has its roots in Linkoping University
in Sweden. The company's business operation includes cutting-edge
products and services within the niche segments of medical systems and
secure communication systems. Sales in the 2010/2011 fiscal year
totaled SEK 784 million. The Sectra share is quoted on the NASDAQ OMX
Stockholm AB exchange. For more information visit http://www.sectra.com.
For further information:
Contact: Mikael Anden, President
Sectra North America
Phone: +1-203-925-0899 ext 253