Web-Based EHR from Benchmark Systems Chosen by Dr. David M. Ryan, D.O.

Family Practice in Kennewick, Washington is streamlining their practice with leading edge web-based technology

Online PR News – 18-February-2011 – – LYNCHBURG, VA -- Benchmark Systems, a leading EHR (Electronic Health Record) and PMS (Practice Management System) vendor announced today that Dr. David M. Ryan has installed Benchmark as the enterprise solution to automate all of its practices’ clinical and business functions. His practice will now offer web based patient communication through its website and will eliminate most of the paper storage. Patient Records will be digitally stored utilizing a secure HIPAA compliant encrypted technology that can be accessed by their clinicians from remote locations 24/7.
“Benchmark is committed to delivering the most advanced software and services in the industry. We are extremely excited to be partnering with Dr. David Ryan and his staff for years to come. All of Benchmark’s software modules and processes have been designed to streamline a practices clinical and financial success to the highest level. By choosing to deploy Benchmark’s suite of products, Dr. Ryan’s practice has shown its commitment to enhancing their ongoing patient care”, states Ernie Chastain, Vice President of Business Development.
Office Manager for Dr. Ryan, Rebecca Willhight told Benchmark, “We originally became interested in purchasing an EMR after I attended a Lean Conference and decided that an EMR would help us become more efficient. At that point, I began researching different EMR companies and went through about 25 different EMR software packages. I selected Benchmark because of their flexibility and ease of use. I especially like how customizable the encounter templates are and how helpful all of the trainers and support staff have been. My medical assistants quickly learned the practice management software and are very eager to begin using the electronic medical software portion.”

About Dr. David M. Ryan, D.O.
Dr. Ryan is a family practice doctor of Osteopathy. He has been practicing since 1988 and has been at his current location since 2002. Dr. Ryan is family practice but focuses on lipidology (diabetes, dysmetabolic syndrome, hypertension, high cholesterol/triglycerides, etc). He has one of the only carotid ultrasound machines in the area and uses it to determine if a patient has carotid plaque (which can cause heart attacks and strokes). He has been recognized by the National Committee for Quality Assurance in the area of diabetes management, by Premera Blue Cross in the area of acute care and by United Healthcare in the areas of quality and cost efficiency.

About Benchmark Systems Inc.
Benchmark is the leading Internet based provider of fully integrated solutions that automates all of the clinical and business functions required for healthcare providers. Benchmark offers seamless integrated Patient Portals, Personal Health Records, Scheduling, EHR, Billing, Messaging, Fax, CPOE, Rx Scripting, and Revenue Cycle Management at an affordable monthly fee. Recognized for their use of leading edge technology, Benchmark’s suite of software was built leveraging over 30 years of expertise in helping healthcare providers solve profitability and limited time issues.

For more information about Benchmark Systems please call us at 1.800.779.0902 or visit us online at www.benchmark-systems.com. Our reputation in the marketplace is built on providing quality products and services that exceed expectations in today’s most sophisticated medical clinics.
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Contact Information
Ernie Chastain, VP Business Development
1112 Church Street
Lynchburg Virginia, 24505