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gMed, a Modernizing Medicine Company, to Present at This Year’s Digestive Health Centers Conference

Matthew Schreiber to co-present with Covenant Surgical Partners’ Chris Oubre, and Erin Dettrey to lead workshop at gastroenterology and ASC event

Boca Raton, Fla. – February 3, 2016 – gMed, a Modernizing Medicine company, developer of the gGastro electronic health record (EHR), endoscopy report writer (ERW) and the fully integrated gPM practice management system, today announced that its Vice President of Business Development, Matthew Schrieber, and Product Manager, Erin Dettrey will discuss gMed’s ambulatory surgery center (ASC) software solution, interoperability and quality metrics management at ACI’s National Digestive Health Centers conference in Chicago, Ill.

The Digestive Health Centers conference is a three-day national conference from Feb. 3-5, 2016, featuring real world case studies, research findings, organizational models and outcomes from leading digestive health centers and programs. Attendees will hear from top Digestive Health service line leaders and innovators, developing, operating and advancing best practices for digestive health centers. The conference will deliver sound strategy and business guidance for driving excellence in Digestive Health service line development and management.

Vice President of Business Development, Matthew Schrieber, will present alongside gMed customer and Chief Operating Officer of Covenant Surgical Partners, Chris Oubre. The session will highlight best practices for deployment of an enterprise-wide endoscopy solution to ASCs and physicians across the country. Attendees will learn project insights from the work Covenant Surgical Partners has done in tandem with their technology and services partner, gMed, to deploy a standardized nationwide model of ASC software.

gMed Product Manager, Erin Dettrey, will lead a workshop focusing on best practices for quality improvement in GI through interoperability and in-depth analytics. Workshop attendees will be provided with real world examples of GI interoperability in local medical ecosystems and will be taught to leverage the growing trend toward interoperability and quality metrics management. The session will also feature recommendations for streamlining data collections and eliminating redundancies.

“We are looking forward to this year’s conference and sharing with attendees the capabilities of gMed’s software solutions that help physicians comply with the ever-changing healthcare environment,” said Michael Sherling, MD, MBA, co-founder and Chief Medical Officer of Modernizing Medicine. “The Digestive Health Centers’ conference is a major educational event for gMed and the whole gastroenterology world, and we look forward to sharing our experiences and to learning from other conference attendees.”

gMed, the gastroenterology EHR system market leader, was acquired by Modernizing Medicine in September 2015 and was the company’s first major step into the ambulatory surgery center market.

The gGastro EHR system has earned Black Book Rankings’ award for Top Ambulatory EHR for gastroenterology for five consecutive years, and combined with gMed’s integrated practice management system, patient engagement platform and data analysis and benchmarking tool, offers a complete solution suite for gastroenterology. In addition to its many industry awards, gGastro was selected as an alternate solution to the Olympus EndoWorks platform, which is being discontinued.

gMed and Modernizing Medicine representatives will be exhibiting at HIMSS16 where attendees can see gMed’s award winning gGastro Suite and Endoscopy Report Writer at booth #12229. HIMSS16 is taking place at the Sands Expo and Convention Center in Las Vegas, Nev., from Feb. 29 – March 4, 2016. You can learn more about the conference here.

About Modernizing Medicine

Modernizing Medicine® is transforming how healthcare information is created, consumed and utilized in order to increase efficiency and improve outcomes. Our flagship product, Electronic Medical Assistant® (EMA™), is a cloud-based, specialty-specific electronic medical records (EMR) system built by practicing physicians. Available as a native iPad application and from almost any web-enabled Mac or PC, EMA adapts to each provider’s unique style of practice. This ICD-10 ready EMR system is available for the dermatology, ophthalmology, orthopedics, otolaryngology, plastic surgery, gastroenterology, urology and rheumatology markets and used by over 9,000 providers in the United States and its territories. The Modernizing Medicine family of companies also provides specialty-specific billing and inventory management, plus gastroenterology products and services that includes an EMR system, Endoscopy Report Writer, practice management solution, patient portal, data analytics and revenue cycle management. Visit Modernizing Medicine at www.modmed.com.

About gMed

gMed, a Modernizing Medicine company, provides the gastroenterology industry with a fully integrated platform consisting of an electronic health record system, Endoscopy Report Writer, practice management solution, patient portal, data analytics and revenue cycle management services. To find the right gGastro solution for your practice, visit www.gmed.com or call 888-577-8801.

About Covenant Surgical Partners

Headquartered in Nashville, Tennessee, Covenant Surgical Partners, Inc. is a privately-held owner and operator of ambulatory surgery centers, anatomic pathology laboratories, anesthesia entities and physician practices. Covenant’s strategic goal is to become one of the foremost physician services companies in the United States.

For more information, contact:

Modernizing Medicine
Tara Auclair Ryan
561-880-2998 x1321
tara.ryan@modmed.com
www.modmed.com

Matter Communications
Ryan Lilly
978-518-4533
rlilly@matternow.com
www.matternow.com

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