Developed by Optum Health, Optum is a cloud-based Electronic Medical Records (EMR), Medical Billing, and Practice Management (PM) solution provider. It is designed to cater to many medical specialties including Allergy, Cardiology, Chiropractic, Dentistry, Emergency medicine, Gastroenterology, Endocrinology, General Surgery, and Geriatric. It is ideal for all sized practices ranging from solo practices to large hospitals.
The Optum EMR suite includes many prominent features including Clinical Management, Population Health Management, Electronic Statements, e-Prescribing, Lab Integration, and Customizable Chart Summaries, as well as Templates, Dictation and Voice Recognition Capabilities for easy charting.
Patient Portal service is also available with the Optum EMR system which allows patients to have secure communication with their Health Care Providers. Apart from communication patients can access their care summaries, Lab orders, and results, Patient health education. The Optum Health portal also features automated notifications, Appointment scheduling, Email consultations, Intake forms, and Credit card payment.
The Cloud-based EMR is accessible on every device with the internet whether it is a Desktop, Mobile, Tablet, iPad, and Touchscreens. The program allows practitioners’ convenience to access from any location through multiple platforms. They can download the Optum EMR app on their iOS devices and can access their clinical data anywhere and anytime.
Optum Physician EMR Suite is CCHIT and ONC-ATCB certified, it fulfills the requirements of Meaningful Use Stage 1 and 2 and also keeps a track of stimulus payments. This Health IT software is also HIPAA (Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act) compliant which ensures the safety of Patients Health Information (PHI).
Optum helps practices to improve clinical care through leading data and analytics, it can help clients collaborate across their extensive network of consumers, payers, and providers to improve health care for all. Optum has won many awards of excellence: