The clinical documentation software developed by Nashville-based Shareable Ink has been chosen by anesthesiologists who are part of University of Louisville Physicians. About 45 doctors across 20 operating rooms will use Shareable Ink's products as they transition to a pay-for-performance world.
University of Louisville Physicians anesthesiologists and their care teams will now use Shareable Ink’s pen to document data digitally by entering information directly onto electronic versions of forms they already are using. The data will then be immediately available to any of their providers who need access to treat a patient. University of Louisville Physicians will also participate in ShareMU, Shareable Ink’s Meaningful Use program for anesthesiologists.
Nashville-based cloud computing company Shareable Ink has signed a strategic partnership with Dallas-based Surgical Notes to capture and make actionable ambulatory surgical center patient data.
The alliance, terms of which were not disclosed in a release, will allow physicians to enter information electronically using Shareable Ink products as the input for Dallas-based Surgical Notes' transcription and coding solutions. The two companies will integrate Surgical Notes' ScanChart, a chart automation and document management tool, with Shareable Ink's digital input tools to improve facility efficiency.
"Our partnership with Surgical Notes opens the door to providing a more robust suite of solutions to ASC physicians," said Laurie McGraw (pictured), president and CEO of Shareable Ink. "By preserving existing workflows with solutions that are immediate, effortless and actionable, we believe ASCs will finally be able to adopt technology that meets both the productivity needs of physicians and the reporting needs of the organization."
The Entrepreneur Center and the Nashville Area Chamber of Commerce this week hosted the annual NEXT Awards dinner to celebrate the region's entrepreneurial ecosystem. Among the winners are well-known companies such as Qualifacts and Parallon, as well as fresher faces such as Virsys12. Check out the full list here.
Nashville-based cloud computing company Shareable Ink today announced Northern Colorado Anesthesia Professionals, LLC, has selected Shareable Ink Anesthesia Cloud for use at nine facilities.
Financial terms of the deal with Fort Collins-based NCAP were not disclosed in a release.
The announcement comes only two weeks after Shareable Ink announced it had hired Dave Runck as chief financial officer. Runck is based in Denver.
“Like many areas of the healthcare industry, the business of anesthesia requires clinically rich documentation to improve outcomes and manage costs,” said Laurie McGraw, Shareable Ink CEO. “We are excited to work with leading organizations like Northern Colorado Anesthesia Professionals, who are focused on important quality initiatives that deliver better care and outcomes.”
NCAP also uses Shareable Ink’s ShareMU program, allowing eligible anesthesiology providers to receive CMS EHR incentive payments. Customer enrollment in ShareMU has more than tripled since the program was introduced in 2012.
Shareable Ink technology transitions point-of-care clinical documentation to structured data and analytics.
Shareable Ink also maintains an office in Boston.
Shareable Ink has raised $3 million from Minnesota-based Lemhi Ventures — a year after the same investor pumped $5 million into the health care technology company. Founder, President and CEO Stephen Hau says the money is part of a larger Series C fundraising effort that comes on the heels of a 2012 in which revenues quadrupled.
Local medical documentation venture Shareable Ink has been named one of 15 finalists in the Allscripts Open App Challenge, a contest that will honor new applications that dovetail with Allscripts’ various software programs. More than 200 developers submitted apps that aim to improve disease management and address value-based care. Shareable Ink and the 14 other finalists competing for a $250,000 top prize and four runner-up awards worth another $350,000 combined. Their submissions are due July 14 and Allscripts execs will announce the winner in late August.