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University Health System Announces Partnership with PeraHealth to Drive Quality Patient Care

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Reported by Business Wire, University Health System announces partnership with PeraHealth to drive quality patient care.

Nationally recognized as a leader in advanced treatment options using new technology and clinical research, San Antonio-based University Health System recently announced their partnership with PeraHealth. UHS plans to deploy PeraHealth’s PeraTrend throughout their 496-bed hospital.

Powered by the Rothman Index, PeraTrend extracts key information from the electronic health record and provides clinicians with a real-time understanding of patient condition. UHS leaders view PeraTrend as a key tool in supporting the system’s journey toward constantly improving the quality of care.

“Our decision was very simple,” said Bill Phillips, UHS Chief Information Officer. “With PeraTrend, we are able to maximize the use of our existing electronic medical record and for pennies on the dollar, make that data actionable.”

April 29, 2014