ORHub Announces Agreement with Baptist Health in Northeast Florida
NEWPORT BEACH, Calif., Oct. 3, 2018
NEWPORT BEACH, Calif., Oct. 3, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- ORHub, Inc. (OTCQB: ORHB) (the "Company" or "ORHub"), a HIPAA compliant, physician-driven digital software company focused on improving profitability and the cost effectiveness of hospitals through real-time smart data and analytics, today announces that ORHub has confirmed an agreement with Baptist Health of Jacksonville, Florida.
Under the terms of the agreement, ORHub will provide a comprehensive integration of its cloud-based software platform to capture real-time surgical data before, during and after surgery to optimize efficiencies in the operating room (OR). Providing physician leadership in adopting the platform will be Andrew Cannestra, MD, with Lyerly Neurosurgery, and Jacksonville Jaguars Head Team PhysicianKevin Kaplan, MD, with Jacksonville Orthopaedic Institute. Both physician groups are part of Baptist Health, Jacksonville's most preferred health provider according to annual market research by National Research Corporation. With more than 62,000 inpatient cases in 2017 alone, Baptist is actively focused on value-based care.
Baptist Health will join ORHub as a member of the Company's Client Advisory Board, which will be comprised of a few select healthcare systems that are committed to the Stewardship of MedicineTM, excellence in value-based healthcare, transparency and veracity of data technologies.
"We are delighted to welcome Baptist onto ORHub's SaaS-based platform. We've collected data from over 5,700 surgical cases to date and have physician adoption rate of more than 80%, so we anticipate a continued high rate of participation as we expand into the Florida region," said Colt Melby, Chief Executive Officer of ORHub.
"Our physicians are excited to be able to leverage this technology to help continuously improve quality and efficiency of care," stated Michael Mayo, Hospital President, Baptist Medical Center Jacksonville. "We believe we will be able to effectively use ORHub data to accelerate our pace of improvement."
Baptist Health is a faith-based, mission-driven system in Northeast Florida comprised of Baptist Medical Center Jacksonville; Baptist Medical Center Beaches; Baptist Medical Center Nassau; Baptist Medical Center South; Baptist Clay Medical Campus and Wolfson Children's Hospital – the region's only children's hospital. All Baptist Health hospitals, along with Baptist Home Health Care, have achieved Magnet™ status for excellence in patient care. Baptist Health is part of Coastal Community Health, a highly integrated regional hospital network focused on significant initiatives designed to enhance the quality and value of care provided to our contiguous communities. Baptist Health has the area's only dedicated heart hospital; orthopedic institute; women's services; neurological institute, including comprehensive neurosurgical services, a comprehensive stroke center and two primary stroke centers; a Bariatric Center of Excellence; a full range of psychology and psychiatry services; urgent care services; and primary and specialty care physicians' offices throughout Northeast Florida. The Baptist MD Anderson Cancer Center is a regional destination for multidisciplinary cancer care which is clinically integrated with the MD Anderson Cancer Center, the internationally renowned cancer treatment and research institution in Houston. For more details, visit baptistjax.com.
About ORHub, Inc.
ORHub, born from the Microsoft for Start-Ups program, is an advanced surgical software provider focused on Revolutionizing the Business of SurgeryTM through the foundation of electronic data capture at the point-of- surgical care to improve workflow, simplify work processes and access real-time data intelligence. The Company's suite of products serves the needs of the health care industry including providers, patients, the government and the medical device vendors. ORHub provides a cloud-based software solution that captures information before, during and after surgery, filling a void in the current surgical information infrastructure and providing the first process to capture and measure the surgical process -- evolving Big Data into Intelligent Digital Data.
Hospitals and surgeons can make real-time, data-driven decisions to improve business profitability and the quality of patient care. This innovative technology results in hospitals understanding costs and identifying areas of cost reductions, as well as results in increased accountability, automatic creation of comprehensive anatomic implant registries, real-time analytics, improved efficiencies, and compliance with existing government regulations. ORHub has offices in Tempe, Arizona; Newport and Laguna Beach, California; Bellevue, Washington; and Jacksonville, Florida.
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