Nightingale signs EMR contract with
Alabama Neurological Institute
MARKHAM, Ont. – Nightingale Informatix Corp. announced that the Alabama
Neurological Institute has selected the Nightingale electronic medical
record (EMR) solution, services and support to work in conjunction with
its existing HealtheNet transcription services.
The contract includes a six-doctor license and will provide the
Institute with improved workflow by capturing patient information and
easily populating it into the Nightingale EMR application.
By streamlining referral and feedback processes, the Nightingale EMR
solution will facilitate continued expansion of services at the
Institute, as well as integration of clinical care with other providers
across the region.
“Our organization is dedicated to advancing knowledge about neurological
disorders, while providing patients with state-of-the-art care,” stated
Dr. Camilo R. Gomez. “The Nightingale EMR solution and its existing
integration with the HealtheNet transcription services will ensure that
we continue to provide our patients with the best services available.”
“We will be working with Nightingale to customize neurological templates
to help improve our workflow,” added Dr. Gomez. “After several years of
due diligence research, Nightingale is the first EMR application we’ve
seen that successfully integrates physicians’ workflow into a true
community-based electronic health record model.”
The Institute handles approximately 10,000 patient visits every year,
and operates the most sophisticated MRI and Physical Therapy centres in
With the only nationally recognized Vascular and Critical Care Neurology
team in the region, and one of three nationally designated Philips 3.0
Tesla MRI Research Centres in the U.S., referrals from across the state
of Alabama and other states underscore the level of neurological
expertise and services provided at the Institute.
The Nightingale and HealtheNet combined application service provider
(ASP) solution will allow physicians and their staff to access patient
information from anywhere there is an Internet connection, and will
ensure the timeliest of care.
“The Alabama Neurological Institute is very progressive in its use of
technology to advance patient care,” said John Bodolai, VP Sales and
Marketing for Nightingale. “To have the opportunity to work with the
Institute to build a fully integrated, community-based electronic health
record is very exciting to us. We will be creating some very advanced
tools to help capture clinical data to be shared, in a secure manner, by
all relevant healthcare providers.”
Nightingale Informatix Corporation is Canada’s largest healthcare
application service provider (ASP) for outpatient clinics in Canada.
Nightingale’s internet-based Electronic Health Record (EHR), electronic
medical record (EMR) and practice management solutions are designed to
help physicians, clinics, hospitals and other healthcare organizations
more efficiently manage their operations, as well as their patient
records through a secure Internet browser.
Nightingale’s products offer physicians in Canada and the United States
leading-edge functionality for patient scheduling, resource scheduling,
billing, claims processing, work flow tools, clinical documentation,
laboratory interfaces, document management and patient portals, and
other real-time patient services. The company’s proprietary software,
myNightingale, is a fully integrated, simple-to-use system that
automates daily tasks and creates a single, accessible source of patient
data. For more information, please visit