CareCloud Builds Customized Platform for Real-time Data from OrthoSensor’s Intelligent Orthopedic Devices
Cloud Solution Enables Evidence Based Orthopedic Surgery
MIAMI, FL – May 17, 2011 – CareCloud, the company modernizing healthcare management with powerful cloud-based software and services, today announced that it has been chosen as the informatics solution partner for OrthoSensor, Inc., the leader in developing intelligent orthopedic devices. CareCloud will apply its advanced architecture and ubiquitous cloud computing platform to assist OrthoSensor in collecting and reporting specific clinical data to hospitals and surgeons.
“OrthoSensor’s intelligent devices are designed to enable evidence based orthopedic surgery,” said Jay Pierce, CEO of OrthoSensor. “Utilizing CareCloud’s technology platform, OrthoSensor will provide hospitals and surgeons the ability to integrate real time data on implant placement and performance with patient records. By linking this information and remotely monitoring musculoskeletal health, OrthoSensor’s intelligent devices have the potential to improve clinical outcomes and reduce costs in orthopedics.”
Using microelectronics and sensors, OrthoSensor’s intelligent devices will provide surgeons new, real-time, actionable information about orthopedic implant placement and performance. With CareCloud’s highly extensible Platform-as-a-Service solution, OrthoSensor will be able to integrate clinical data from its devices directly into patient records. The OrthoSensor Analytics platform will run via a web browser on simple computing devices including the iPhone®, iPad® and other mobile devices, making it easier for hospitals and physicians to access the information.
“OrthoSensor is taking advantage of CareCloud’s adaptive technology to enable rapid implementation in hospital surgical settings and procedure suites,” said Albert Santalo, President and CEO of CareCloud. “This is just one of the ways we continue to customize the CareCloud experience to meet the needs of a wide range of healthcare enterprises.”
CareCloud provides medical practices with a powerful, secure cloud-based platform for practice management, electronic medical records and patient portals, automating everything a successful, modern medical practice needs, like appointment scheduling, billing, and payment processing. Delivered in the cloud, data is more secure, less expensive and easily accessible, anytime, anywhere, on any device (desktop, laptop, or tablet).
For more information on CareCloud’s full suite of practice management solutions, visit www.carecloud.com.
CareCloud’s mission is to revolutionize the healthcare experience through on-demand software and services. Leading the charge to bring cloud computing to the healthcare industry, CareCloud delivers an integrated suite for medical practice management, revenue cycle management, and electronic health records to maximize physician practice performance. CareCloud currently services over 800 physicians and other healthcare providers throughout the United States and was recently named winner of IBM’s SmartCamp Silicon Valley for its innovative new technology. For more information, visit CareCloud online at www.carecloud.com, or check blog.carecloud.com for the latest updates, news, and opinions.
OrthoSensor, Inc. (www.orthosensor.com) is an innovative medical device company developing and commercializing intelligent orthopedic devices that provide real-time data to surgeons and hospitals during and after surgery. OrthoSensor’s intelligent orthopedic devices utilize advanced sensor and wireless communication technology with the goal of improving healthcare outcomes and reducing the cost of treating musculoskeletal disease. The company’s intelligent orthopedic instrumentation and implants are designed to enhance surgical implantation, as well as enable remote monitoring of implant function and overall musculoskeletal health.