Centricity Practice Solution - An EMR Build for Cardiology


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The GE Healthcare EMR Cardiology Module is
designed to integrate with our EMR and PM solution,
Centricity Practice Solution, as well as our standalone
EMR solution, Centricity Electronic Medical Record.
Cardiologists have high demands for their
EMR systems from specialty-specific tests to
reimbursement pressures and workflow challenges.
Cardiologists need a system that works the way
they do. The EMR Cardiology Module answers
those demands by offering out-of-the-box
Cardiology-specific forms, PQRI-based quality
reporting and configurable workflows.

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Centricity Practice Solution - An EMR Build for Cardiology

  1. 1. An EMR built for CardiologyCardiology-specific encounter formsThe EMR Cardiology Module features sixteen cardiology-specificencounter forms that help to increase efficiency within acardiology practices’ workflow. Specialty-specific forms cansave Cardiologists time and can also help improve billingaccuracy. These benefits help cardiologists to operate a moreproductive and more profitable practice.• HPI Form • Physical Exam Form• ECG Form • Warfarin Form• Patient Review Form • Impression & Plan• Risk Calculators • Orders Form• PMH Form • Flow Sheets• Nuclear Stress Form • Chart Note• ROS Form • Echocardiogram Form• Pacer/ICD Form • Add ProblemsThe GE Healthcare EMR Cardiology Module isdesigned to integrate with our EMR and PM solution,Centricity Practice Solution, as well as our standaloneEMR solution, Centricity Electronic Medical Record.Cardiologists have high demands for theirEMR systems from specialty-specific tests toreimbursement pressures and workflow challenges.Cardiologists need a system that works the waythey do. The EMR Cardiology Module answersthose demands by offering out-of-the-boxCardiology-specific forms, PQRI-based qualityreporting and configurable workflows.
  2. 2. © 2012 General Electric Company – All rights reserved.General Electric Company reserves the right to make changes in specifications andfeatures shown herein, or discontinue the product described at any time without noticeor obligation. Contact your GE Representative for the most current information.*GE, the GE Monogram, Centricity and imagination at work are trademarks ofGeneral Electric Company.GE Healthcare, a division of General Electric Company.Specialty specific letters enhance quality and businessCardiologists build their practices with quality care andstrong referral networks. For cardiologists to maintaina strong referral network, it is critical that accurateinformation be sent back to their patients’ primary careprovider. The electronically-generated letters that includeinformation from sixteen cardiology-specific forms, allowCardiologists to send information to a patient’s primarycare providers in just a few clicks. Cardiology practicesare also able to consistently remind patients of adherenceguidelines for prescribed care as well as for vital compliancereminders for medications. The ability to generate specialty-specific letters can help a cardiology practice improve itsreferral base through effective communication with itsreferral network as well as improve its efficiency byenhancing its workflows.An EMR that facilitates easier billing for Cardiologypractices to help increase revenueAccurate Evaluation and Management (E&M) coding basedon encounter and order forms observations will havecorresponding E&M codes, compliant with 1997 guidelines,helping physicians maximize revenue, reduce cost, andincrease efficiency.Analysis forms covering nine cardiology-specific MeaningfulUse (MU) measures and thirteen PQRS measurements willhelp cardiology practices meet critical quality standards tocapitalize on available reimbursements.A solution that helps Cardiologists make better decisionsDecision Support also allows Cardiologists to incorporateindustry or association-recommended treatment optionsthroughout daily workflows, reducing the risk of error andhelping make better decisions.Algorithms and components of Decision Support are outlinedwithin the Cardiology Module product offering. Cardiologists,may access this information to assess the workflow andprocedural benefits that Decision Support may have onthe practice.About GE HealthcareGE Healthcare provides transformational medical technologiesand services that are shaping a new age of patient care. Our broadexpertise in medical imaging and information technologies,medical diagnostics, patient monitoring systems, drug discovery,biopharmaceutical manufacturing technologies, performanceimprovement and performance solutions services help ourcustomers to deliver better care to more people around the worldat a lower cost. In addition, we partner with healthcare leaders,striving to leverage the global policy change necessary toimplement a successful shift to sustainable healthcare systems.Our “healthymagination” vision for the future invites the worldto join us on our journey as we continuously develop innovationsfocused on reducing costs, increasing access and improvingquality around the world. Headquartered in the United Kingdom,GE Healthcare is a unit of General Electric Company (NYSE: GE).Worldwide, GE Healthcare employees are committed to servinghealthcare professionals and their patients in more than 100countries. For more information about GE Healthcare, visit ourwebsite at www.gehealthcare.com.GE Healthcare8200 West Tower AvenueMilwaukee, WI 53223U.S.A.