Osler chooses SolCom for records
Ont – William Osler Health Centre (WOHC) has signed an agreement with
SolCom, Inc., of Sioux Falls, South Dakota, for the company’s
SolComHealth software. The William Osler Health Centre group includes
Etobicoke General Hospital, Peel Memorial Hospital and Brampton Civic
William Osler Heath Centre issued an RFP in 2006 in search of a
qualified Electronic Health Information Management (e-HIM) Solution.
SolComHealth was the e-HIM solution chosen to handle WOHC’s records
management and workflow management goals. Specific goals are to expedite
and improve chart deficiencies, information requests and compliance
According to the company, SolComHealth shined in its cost-effectiveness
and integration power with Medseek, the existing clinical portal system,
and Meditech, the existing clinical information system at WOHC.
“Adding SolCom to our environment gives our physicians a single sign-on
interface to access all clinical information,” said Judy Middleton
(pictured), Chief Information Officer for WOHC. “Choosing SolCom
enhances not only one facility’s immediate needs, but the long-term
needs of our entire network.”
Implementation, installation, testing and training has already begun.
On-going support will be provided for the duration of the contract.
About William Osler Health Centre
William Osler Health Centre has approximately 600 beds and a healthcare
team of 3,700 staff, 700 physicians and 900 volunteers. As a regional
referral centre, Osler offers acute care and ancillary health care in
the growing and diverse communities of Etobicoke and Brampton, Ontario.
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SolCom has been empowering healthcare providers across Canada and the
U.S. to improve productivity, lower costs and reduce cycle time. SolCom
solutions and services enables hospitals to automate processes with
flexible workflow management tools and connect existing systems to
ultimately establish a comprehensive, enterprise-wide solution. SolCom
has offices in Maryland, Michigan, Texas and New Mexico and is
headquartered in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, U.S.A. Additional
information can be found at