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Physician IT

HealthWare to offer Mac-based software in Canada

HOUSTON – Spring Medical Systems, a leading provider of software solutions for the small to medium-sized medical practice, announced that HealthWare Systems Canada, of South Surrey, B.C., has been named the exclusive distributor of the SpringCharts Electronic Health Records solutions for Canada, Alaska and Hawaii.

The agreement provides HealthWare Systems Canada with exclusive distribution of Spring Medical’s two electronic health records solutions (EHRs), SpringCharts EHR and SpringCharts Essentials, as well as complementary products such as SpringLabs. HealthWare Systems Canada, an integrated software solutions company providing software sales, networking services, training and support to medical practices, will also provide support, setup and training to Spring Medical clients.

“SpringCharts is the right EHR product at the right time for small to medium-sized medical practices in Canada,” said Troy Spracklin, national sales director of HealthWare Systems Canada. “It combines the features, functionality, affordability and ease-of-use needed by doctors and their staff members in smaller practices to manage all clinical operations.”

SpringCharts is an intuitive EHR system designed to improve clinical decision making through the automation of many routine medical records management tasks, allowing physicians’ practices to focus on patient care. The solution complements the current operations of small and medium-sized physicians’ offices and enables familiar workflow and processes that decrease staff training time; delivers a faster return on investment for the practice and helps improve the quality of patient care. SpringCharts is in use in more than 450 medical practices of all specialties across North America.

“Spring Medical continues to explore strategic partnerships to deliver industry-leading applications and services to our customers in all regions,” said Jack Smyth, president and CEO, Spring Medical Systems. “Our partnership with HealthWare reflects the rapidly growing customer demand across multiple geographies among small and medium-sized practices for a complete, functional and affordable EHR solution.”

Healthware Systems Canada also sells and supports iMedical Practice Management Software, a comprehensive medical billing and claims package for Mac OS X. iMedical is expressly designed to run on Macs to take full advantage of the latest features of the Macintosh platform.

About Healthware Systems, Canada Inc.
HealthWare Systems is an experienced and innovative provider of technology solutions for medical practices throughout Canada and is the exclusive Canadian distributor of SpringCharts EHR and HealthWare iMedical billing software. Led by Macintosh expert Troy Spracklin, HealthWare Systems Canada sells, delivers and supports hardware and software products and provides networking and consulting services that doctors can depend on to provide better care and improve practice operations.

About Spring Medical Systems
Spring Medical Systems, Inc. was founded by a team of physicians and technology professionals with the primary goal of developing easy-to-use software solutions that empower physicians to increase efficiency, reduce costs, and provide better patient care. The Company’s flagship offering is the SpringCharts family of products – SpringCharts EHR and SpringCharts Essentials. These innovative electronic health records solutions combine the right mix of rich functionality, intuitive ease of use, and affordability needed to enable rapid and complete documentation with a minimum of cost and disruption. Now in its ninth year of development and in use by physicians in a variety of medical specialties, SpringCharts products provide complete EHR Solutions for independent medical offices.