14 Dec WISE Partners with OCHIN
WISE Healthcare Partners with OCHIN’s California Telehealth Network
WISE Healthcare (WISE) announced today a partnership agreement with OCHIN, a nonprofit community-based healthcare information and technology collaborative. WISE and OCHIN’s California Telehealth Network (CTN) are joining forces to provide WISE technology services to OCHIN clients, bringing the best of eConsult, telemedicine, workflow engineering, and implementation to rural and underserved communities in five Southern California counties (Los Angeles, Riverside, San Bernardino, Ventura, and San Diego).
“We are thrilled to have the support of WISE Healthcare to deliver technology solutions to our clients,” said CTN President Eric Brown. “WISE is a trusted resource for innovation in healthcare and shares our commitment to provide better access to affordable care for all.”
WISE will also become a trusted partner in OCHIN/CTN’s ongoing research and evaluation of healthcare redesign. Together, this work aims to fundamentally improve and transform the delivery of care for vulnerable patients.
“Working with CTN allows us to expand our reach to provide services to more patients and providers, especially those in rural and underserved communities,” said WISE CEO Sajid Ahmed. “It’s all about improving access to care.”
CTN is California’s leading nonprofit network focused on increasing access to quality healthcare in California’s rural and medically underserved communities through telecommunications and health information technology infrastructure. CTN is committed to providing access to services that expand and improve healthcare delivery. CTN also operates the California Telehealth Resource Center (CTRC), a Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) funded organization focused on expanding telehealth awareness, training and adoption in California. www.caltelehealth.org
Based in Portland, Oregon, OCHIN is one of the largest and most successful health information and innovation networks, serving over 500 organizations comprised of more than 10,000 clinicians across the nation with solutions that improve the integration and delivery of health care services. OCHIN started with a commitment to deliver health information technology support and services and has continued to provide its expanding community of customers and partners with the innovative tools, knowledge, and voice needed to participate in the national healthcare landscape. www.ochin.org
WISE Healthcare delivers programs in artificial intelligence, virtual care and workflow engineering that improve healthcare and support both providers and patients. WISE specializes in providing a better approach to technology implementation. To best leverage health information technology, WISE uses a proprietary method called Innovation Change Approach (INCA) to achieve faster innovations and successful adoption of new healthcare business and delivery processes. The WISE Team understands the impact of new technologies on current healthcare practices and helps organizations to develop a customized strategy by working with internal and external stakeholders and implementing new processes and systems. WISE team members and its service partners have more than 25 years of healthcare experience in deploying new healthcare programs, implementing healthcare technologies and preparing organizations for the changing healthcare landscape. www.wise.healthcare