Canada’s Procura wins large deal in
BRISBANE, Australia – Procura
Healthcare Systems announced that it has been selected by Blue Care, in
implement the Procura Health Management System, an enterprise-class
healthcare information system.
Procura will provide Blue Care with a clinical solution that will allow
the organization’s Community Care and Social & Allied Health services to
improve the efficiency of staffing, client care and service management
through the use of a common information system.
Blue Care is Australia’s largest provider of community and residential
aged care services, with over 9,800 employees responsible for the
delivery of nearly 2.5 million community service visits annually and
manages over 5,200 residential beds and independent living units across
The Procura system will be used by the organization to store client
information from community service streams. By capturing the data in a
centralized system, Blue Care’s direct service, service management, and
executive staff will have immediate access to consistently recorded,
high quality data.
The knowledge repository that this creates will provide improved
decision supports, trending and outcome reporting to create a more
flexible and predictive approach to program and service planning.
Further, timely operations and management information will allow Blue
Care to meet the rising demand for services in an increasingly
competitive labour market.
Blue Care’s clients will directly benefit with greater service
consistency and a cohesive service delivery plan that places the client
at the centre of the model of care.
“We selected Procura because it was clear that they understood the
practical day-to-day needs of staff within a community care setting,”
said Bob Gilkes, Blue Care’s Director of Organizational Development.
“Additionally, the configurability of the system means that it will meet
the needs of our various programs and service streams.”
“We are excited by the opportunity to work with the Blue Care team as we
progress through the build and implementation phases, as it is clear
that we share similar corporate cultures and value systems,” said Scott
Overhill, Procura’s Vice President and Chief Product Architect. “We look
forward to building a strong long-term relationship and supporting Blue
Care’s continued delivery of essential community services.”