Toronto, ON – September 6, 2016 – PointClickCare, the leading cloud-based software platform for the senior care continuum, announced today its expanded partnership with Think Research, a developer of knowledge-based clinical decision support tools that empower clinicians to deliver evidence-based care to patients. PointClickCare and Think Research are collaborating to integrate Think Research’s world-class order set content into the PointClickCare electronic health record (EHR) platform, in support of simple, efficient, and results-driven care workflows for the long-term post-acute care market.
“We recognize that the industry is rapidly evolving and our customers are facing more complex financial, regulatory and quality challenges,” says David Belbeck, senior vice president of Corporate Development, PointClickCare. “We strive to ensure we are meeting the changing needs of the LTPAC market and the partnership with Think Research will not only enable us to provide our customers with the highest quality clinical content, but to help providers across the continuum work smarter and more efficiently, ultimately improving the lives of those in their care.”
As technology, economic incentives and regulatory requirements continue to evolve, the companies will collaborate in facilitating the transfer of knowledge into practice. PointClickCare will be working closely with Think Research to provide its users with direct access to evidence-backed, industry-leading order sets embedded directly into the PointClickCare solution.
“When clinicians have the right information at the right time and place, patients receive better care,” says Sachin Aggarwal, CEO, Think Research. “This is why we have made it our mission to empower care providers with leading clinical content and knowledge-based tools, and our partnership with PointClickCare will help us to deliver the most current medical content to care providers across North America.”
With the industry shifting towards episode-centered reimbursement and the needs of care providers changing, this partnership will be the catalyst in connecting healthcare partners across the senior care continuum. With Think Research’s evidence-based content available within PointClickCare’s solution, care providers can make faster, better, more confident care decisions, ensuring the safest care is provided at all times.
PointClickCare is advancing senior care by enabling long-term post-acute care (LTPAC) providers to achieve the business results that matter – enriching quality of life for their residents, improving financial and operational health, and mitigating risk. PointClickCare offers a portfolio of cloud-based software and services designed from the ground up to help providers manage the complex requirements of senior care. With a suite of fully integrated applications powered by an interoperable, mobile friendly, and regulatory compliant electronic health record and revenue cycle management platform, PointClickCare helps our customers connect and collaborate within their care network, achieve and demonstrate higher quality outcomes, optimize financial performance, and simplify their regulatory burden. Over 13,000 skilled nursing facilities, senior living communities and home health agencies use PointClickCare today, making it the North American healthcare IT market leader for the senior care continuum. For more information on PointClickCare’s ONC certified software solutions, please visit pointclickcare.com.
About Think Research
Since 2006, Think Research’s mission has been to improve the quality of healthcare delivered while reducing the cost. The Think Research suite of solutions includes cloud-based, evidence-backed clinical decision support tools that empower clinicians with best practice treatment options where and when they need them – at the point of care. As the leading provider of order sets for long-term and post-acute care, Think Research ensures front line providers have access to evidence-based, expert-created order sets specifically designed for this complex population, allowing for better, faster treatment decisions and improved patient outcomes. For more information on Think Research’s solutions, please visit www.thinkresearch.com.