May 17th, 2008- San Diego, California — Entra Health Systems, an international healthcare technology company today announced a licensing agreement to market and sell patient management solutions from TouchTrak Systems of Laguna Beach, California within healthcare markets worldwide. The agreement provides Entra Health with an expanding product technology that complements the company’s focus on providing solutions that improve overall healthcare management.
“TouchTrak’s Patient Management System is a powerful kiosk-based solution that brings self-service capabilities to healthcare practices,” said Richard C. Strobridge, Chief Executive Officer of Entra Health Systems. “TouchTrak is currently being used by hospitals, diagnostic clinics, and physicians to automate patient administration, improving patient services and reducing administrative costs.”
The TouchTrak™ Patient Management System is a kiosk technology that integrates with physician and hospital practices. TouchTrak features an on-line administrative tool that simplifies set up, maintenance and monitoring of self-service applications over the Internet. Paper forms and administrative processes are reduced or eliminated for patient registration, enrollment, appointment setting, surveys, and more.
With TouchTrak, hospitals and healthcare practices construct a series of data collection questions using pre-designed templates. Within a few minutes the application is complete and ready to run on any touch-screen computer device using a web browser. TouchTrak integrates with existing core back-end application using XML, HL7, web service and other standard data exchange protocols that employ the ClearSpan interface engine. This interface is currently being used in over 2000 hospital and general practice facilities in the US and United Kingdom.