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Announcing the Newest in Healthcare Document Management Technology

Healthcare document management patient folder

For over a decade, McKesson Patient Folder™ has served customers in health information management (HIM) departments of well over 1,500 hospitals in the United States, Canada and Puerto Rico. During this time, we have seen the focus of healthcare document management evolve from basic scanning and indexing of paper documents to robust capabilities focused on electronic capture of documents and the financially driven workflows that made this solution an integral component of our customer’s revenue cycle.

Today, McKesson is pleased to announce the next milestone in a journey to continue the evolution of healthcare document management with the newest release, v16.0, allowing our customers to flourish in this dynamic healthcare industry.

Robust Healthcare Document Management Functionality

At the heart of this powerful solution, McKesson Patient Folder™ v16.0 gives physicians, healthcare document managers and other hospital staff access to review and analyze code and complete electronic charts in their electronic medical records system anytime, anywhere.

Customers that have been on our system for a long time have accumulated documents that extend beyond the limited amount of time required for legal custodial responsibility and management of healthcare documents. As a result, these customers are exposed to unnecessary risk represented by aged documents that are eligible for e-Discovery where electronic documents are accessible for legal discovery by litigators.

In addition to a robust records and healthcare document management, this new release boasts a host of features and functionality aimed at allowing our customers to establish more solid footing in the shifting landscape of the healthcare industry, such as

  • Full-text indexing and search
  • Support for new document formats (PDF)
  • Flexible deployment and access on any browser
  • Improved administration of Release of Information
  • Improved access to performance metrics and scorecards (Analytics)
  • Improved integration options (Paragon & for 3rd party systems)

By building on the strong foundation of McKesson Patient Folder™, customers now have the ability to leverage their investment with value-add solutions, such as mobile deficiency completion.

To learn more about McKesson Patient Folder v16.0, visit our website. Be sure to stop by our booth at HEMA for a demonstration.

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