December 23, 2010


Open Borders Partner Greenway Selected as Vermont REC Preferred EHR Vendor

DrFirst, Inc. extends its congratulations to Greenway Medical Technologies, Inc.!  The company recently announced that Vermont Information Technology Leaders, Inc. (VITL) has selected the its single-database electronic health record (EHR), practice management and interoperability solution PrimeSUITE® as a preferred EHR partner.
VITL is a non-profit organization with a mission of collaborating with all stakeholders to expand the use of secure health information technology to improve the quality and efficiency of Vermont’s health care system.  David Cochran, MD, president and CEO of VITL said, “We are pleased that Greenway Medical Technologies has met our criteria and has been added to our growing list of partners.”

Other RECs across the country that have selected PrimeSUITE as a preferred EHR vendor include:

  • Pennsylvania’s two Regional Extension Centers, PA REACH East and PA REACH West;
  • The Georgia Health Information Technology Regional Extension Center (GA-HITREC);
  • The Iowa Health Information Regional Extension Center (HITREC);
  • The Massachusetts eHealth Institute;
  • The Alaska eHealth Network (AeHN);
  • The New York City Regional Electronic Adoption Center for Health (NYC REACH); and
  • The New York eHealth Collaborative’s (NYeC)

About PrimeSUITE 2011 Meaningful Use Certification

PrimeSUITE® 2011 is an ONC-ATCB Complete EHR. The 2011/2012 criteria supports the Stage 1 meaningful use measures required to qualify eligible providers and hospitals for funding under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA). This Complete EHR is 2011/2012 compliant and has been certified by the Certification Commission for Health Information Technology (CCHIT®), an ONC-ATCB, in accordance with the applicable certification criteria adopted by the Secretary of Health and Human Services. This certification does not represent an endorsement by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services or guarantee the receipt of incentive payments. PrimeSUITE 2011 was certified on October 14, 2010, certification number CC-1112-699072-1 for clinical quality measures NQF 0421, 0013, 0028, 0041, 0024, 0038, 0031, 0032 and 0034.

About ifroehlich

Ms. Froehlich has been with DrFirst since its inception in 2000. In her role as Director of Marketing, she oversees the planning, directing, and coordinating all marketing and public relations efforts at DrFirst. Ms. Froehlich has a B.S. in Communications from the University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana.