Eceptionist’s scheduling solution
selected by Infoway
HOUSTON – Eceptionist, Inc.
announced that is has been selected by Canada Health Infoway as a vendor
that meets their investment criteria for telehealth scheduling.
Infoway has developed Pan-Canadian requirements and has
defined investment criteria in the area of scheduling for the
organization’s telehealth strategic investment program.
Telehealth is defined as the use of information and communications
technology to deliver health services, expertise and information over
distances. The Infoway telehealth strategic investment program strategy
focuses on five key dimensions: Geographic, Cultural, Clinical,
Management Models as well as Technology and Standards.
Through the telehealth strategic investment program strategy, Infoway
invests capital to increase utilization and expansion of telehealth
services throughout Canada and in identified areas of need, such
Aboriginal, official language minority, northern and remote communities.
The Eceptionist platform that will be used by facilities and clinics
will help manage and support different services that are provided by
healthcare organizations throughout Canada. A summary of the benefits is
• Improves the quality of the healthcare that is available to patients
in their local areas by giving patients access to specialties that are
not provided in the areas where they live;
• Access to second opinions from specialists not in the region;
• Continuity of care for remote follow-up patients;
• Reduces the amount of unnecessary patient transfers;
• Promotes continuing medical education.
is a federally funded, not-for-profit organization that is leading the
development and implementation of electronic health projects across
Canada. Infoway works with provinces and territories to invest in
electronic health projects, which support safer, more efficient
healthcare delivery. Fully respecting patient confidentiality, the
seprivate and secure systems provide healthcare professionals with
immediate access to complete and accurate patient information, enabling
better decisions about diagnosis and treatment. The result is a
sustainable health care system offering improved quality, accessibility,
productivity and cost savings.
Eceptionist, Inc. (www.eceptionist.com)
is a privately held company located in Houston, Texas. Eceptionist is
dedicated to improving the efficiency and reducing the costs of
healthcare organizations through the development of the Eceptionist
platform. Organizations can use the Eceptionist platform to better
manage healthcare as it is delivered across departments, sites,
communities and countries. Eceptionist supports Scheduling,
Telemedicine, Disease and Case Management, Care Pathways, Protocols and
Reporting for facilities and corporations around the world.
Eceptionist’s customers include the United States Military, the National
Health Service in the United Kingdom, the LSU and State of Louisiana
Telehealth Program and TelBios in Italy.