Specialty-specific health IT leader earns #1 rankings on dermatology, gastroenterology, ophthalmology, otolaryngology, plastic surgery and urology lists; also wins top spot for Single & Solo Practices – Surgical Specialties
Boca Raton, Fla. – May 8, 2017 – Modernizing Medicine® announced that six of its specialty-specific electronic health record (EHR) systems have been ranked first on the Black Book™ Physician Practice & Ambulatory Solutions top EHR lists:
- #1 Dermatology EHR system – view report
- #1 Gastroenterology EHR system – view report
- #1 Ophthalmology EHR system – view report
- #1 Otolaryngology EHR system – view report
- #1 Plastic & Cosmetic Surgery EHR system – view report
- #1 Urology EHR system
The company was also rated #1 Single & Solo Practices – Surgical Specialties.
gGastro™, the EHR system developed by gMed™, a Modernizing Medicine company, has been named the #1 gastroenterology EHR system for the seventh consecutive year. gGastro is the only gastroenterology-specific EHR system to ever be ranked #1 since Black Book started polling for the Top EHR Lists in 2010.
In addition, EMA™, the mobile EHR system in Modernizing Medicine’s suite of specialty products and services, has been named the #1 dermatology EHR system for four consecutive years, the #1 otolaryngology EHR system for three years and the #1 plastic surgery EHR for two years.
“Being continuously named a top-ranked EHR vendor by Black Book is a testament not only to our business model of hiring practicing specialty physicians to develop our software, but also to our entire team for creating and sustaining a superior solution that is easy to use,” said Michael Sherling, MD, MBA, chief medical officer and co-founder of Modernizing Medicine. “As the healthcare industry shifts towards value-based care reimbursement models, we intend to continue to support the unique needs and challenges of specialty practices to help them improve their clinical, financial and operational outcomes.”
“I am a better physician because of EMA in terms of improved communication with other doctors due to the thorough and detailed documentation it generates,” shares Nicole Fram, MD, Advanced Vision Care, located in Los Angeles, Calif. “My notes are legible, intelligent, customizable and easy to read. EMA enables me to do all these things I’ve dreamt of in an EHR system and I’m no longer spending hours dictating each night.”
In total, Modernizing Medicine was recognized as a leader across fourteen different categories for its cloud-based and mobile technology. Other notable mentions include:
- #2 Pain Management EHR system
- #3 Orthopedic Surgery, Hand Surgery, Spine Surgery EHR system
- #6 Rheumatology EHR system
- #8 Mobile EHR Applications
- #9 Ambulatory Surgery Centers, All Specialties (Modernizing Medicine)
- #13 Ambulatory Surgery Centers, All Specialties (gMed)
- #10 MIPS Technology for Single & Physician Practice
Black Book Market Research is a division of Brown Wilson Group, a full-service healthcare–centric market research and public opinion research company. The company provides qualitative insight into the industry’s top vendors through 18 key performance indicators, which are collected from a client submitted ballot. Over 540,000 EHR users were invited to participate in this year’s survey, and nearly 17,000 validated respondents shared their views. The gathered data is subjected immediately to an internal and external audit to verify completeness and accuracy and to ensure the respondent is valid while ensuring the anonymity of the client company is maintained. Black Book’s founders, management nor staff has any financial investment or interest in any companies in this survey. Additional details about the Black Book study and the full list of vendors are available on the organization’s website.
About Modernizing Medicine
Modernizing Medicine® and its affiliated companies empower physicians with a suite of mobile, specialty-specific solutions that transform how healthcare information is created, consumed and utilized to increase efficiency and improve outcomes. Built for value-based healthcare, Modernizing Medicine’s data-driven, touch- and cloud-based products and services are programmed by a team that includes practicing physicians to meet the unique needs of dermatology, gastroenterology, ophthalmology, orthopedics, otolaryngology, pain management, plastic surgery, rheumatology and urology practices, as well as ambulatory surgery centers.
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