Trillium hires Salumatics to host
Ont. – Salumatics Inc. and Trillium Health Centre have announced a
five-year agreement that will see Salumatics provide remote hosting of
Trillium health records in SaluVision, a platform-independent software
“Trillium Health Centre is a unique tertiary-care community hospital
that is working to meet a growing demand for healthcare services in
Mississauga and west Toronto,” said Allan Magnacca, President of
Salumatics. “By using our software, Trillium will be able to integrate
their electronic and paper records and expedite access to patient health
According to the company, the SaluVision SaaS platform provides Trillium
with a cost effective secure alternative to expensive legacy-based
Electronic Document Management Systems.
SaluVision enhances Salumatics’ already robust product offerings at
Trillium, which include document conversion, data hosting and disaster
recovery, and allow multiple users to concurrently and securely access
data instantly from any web browser.
Built using Web 2.0 technology, SaluVision delivers a RIA (Rich Internet
Application) interface with better functionality and usability than
found with legacy-based systems, the company said.
The SaluVision SOA (Service Oriented Architecture) model does not
require any expensive upfront infrastructure investment and Salumatics’
extensive experience permits rapid deployment of the complete solution.
“SaluVision will provide the needed redundancy to ensure that critical
information is always available to our clinicians,” said May Chang
Decision Support and Chief Financial Officer for Trillium Health Centre.
“We continue to benefit from our strong partnership with Salumatics,
which has helped us integrate our paper and electronic patient records
to better serve our patients.”
About Salumatics Inc.
Salumatics is a health information management company providing a range
of services and solutions to healthcare providers, industry and
government. Salumatics’ services include records conversion, remote
coding & abstracting, data hosting & disaster recovery, and transition
readiness consulting. Their SaluVision electronic document management
solution is a platform-independent Software as a Service (SaaS) system
built using Web 2.0 technology. Salumatics has provided services for
dozens of healthcare providers across North America since their
inception in 2000, with privacy, confidentiality and security policies
in compliance with applicable legislation. A private Canadian company,
Salumatics has facilities in Toronto and Montreal.
For more information, please go to www.salumatics.com
About Trillium Health Centre
Trillium Health Centre is one of Canada’s largest academically
affiliated tertiary-care hospitals. It offers highly-specialized
regional programs in advanced cardiac, vascular, stroke, neurosciences,
orthopaedic, and sexual assault/domestic violence services. Housing a
model ambulatory care centre and the largest free standing day surgery
centre in North America, Trillium serves over one million residents in
Peel and West Toronto and from other communities across Ontario. Last
year Trillium’s doctors, staff and volunteers cared for more than
700,000 patients at the Mississauga (100 Queensway W.) and West Toronto
(150 Sherway Dr.) locations. With the continued support of the Trillium
Health Centre Foundation, the hospital’s fundraising arm, the two-site
facility is attracting international attention for its innovative
approach to providing safe, high quality healthcare services and has
received numerous national awards for quality and innovation.
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Posted September 9, 2010