St. Louis, MO.,USA - October 4, 2011 – An established enterprise content management (ECM) solution provider in the healthcare market and the healthcare industry’s leading patient ID wristband provider offer a document and process management solution to optimize patient safety while saving time and money
To better meet the needs of hospitals and their patients, Hyland Software and LaserBand have formed an alliance that creates a seamless, all-in-one ECM software and patient ID wristband solution.
“The alliance between Hyland and LaserBand enables hospitals to intelligently collect, map, and print patient data along with barcodes onto the best wristbands available,” said, Colleen Sirhal, Manager of International Healthcare Sales for Hyland Software. “When used alongside our OnBase ECM solution, LaserBand wristbands provide a one-stop shop for document and process management that increases patient safety and supports regulatory compliance.”
Hyland Software’s OnBase solution creates a barcoded and electronic admission packet and maps patient data onto barcoded LaserBand patient wristbands. These bands are used throughout the patient visit to ensure positive patient identification, support bedside medication verification (BMV) and ensure correct specimen collection. Other benefits include reduced risk of litigation, improved data accuracy and faster patient admissions.
“LaserBand provides hospitals with an easy-to implement, innovative solution that improves patient safety and workflow while saving resources,” said Jorik Ittmann, Vice President of Business Development - Worldwide. “Our partnership with Hyland takes our offering to the next level by also providing customers with the healthcare industry’s leading ECM solution in a single, complete package.”
About Hyland Software and its OnBase Solution
For more than 20 years, Hyland Software has been dedicated to meeting organizations’ needs for document and process management with OnBase, an enterprise content management (ECM) solution suite. As OnBase has evolved through consistent and customer-driven product innovation, it remains focused on automating business processes that depend on documents, content and people to operate more effectively.
Tailored for departments and comprehensive for the enterprise, OnBase is designed to grow with organizations, whether it chooses an on-premise or software as a service (SaaS) model. OnBase enables more than 10,200 organizations, including hospitals, physician practices and ambulatory sites, to be more efficient today and into the future. Leveraging more than 250 Authorized OnBase Solution Providers, Hyland’s partner network, these organizations span 61 countries. For more information about Hyland Software’s ECM solutions, please visit http://blog.hyland.com.
LaserBand LLC is the worldwide leader in patient identification wristbands and related products. No other manufacturer offers a complete cross-platform product line that works with all existing patient ID technologies. LaserBand's commitment to research and development and nurturing strong customer relationships has resulted in easy-to-implement, cost-effective solutions, from handwriting or embossing to barcoding utilizing laser printing or thermal imaging wristbands. Most importantly, patient information is protected by LaserBand's patented self-laminating designs. Learn more at http://www.laserband.com/