Westwood, MA—Plexus Technology Group, LLC (Plexus TG), a market-leading provider of Anesthesia Information Management Systems (AIMS), announces the successful launch of Anesthesia Touch™ at Wesley Medical Center, Cypress Surgery Center, and Surgery Center of Kansas. Galichia Heart Hospital is scheduled to go live by the end of the month.
Wichita Anesthesiology, Chartered (W.A.C.) whose emphasis is delivering the highest quality anesthesia care to their patients, choose Plexus TG’ anesthesia information solution to implement in their healthcare facilities. The Plexus TG solution provides W.A.C. with a state-of-the-art AIMS application, which produces an electronic medical record of anesthetic case as well as providing enhanced decision support for the documentation of national quality measures.
“WAC have been actively using the Plexus TG Anesthesia Touch for the past 6 months and we have been very impressed with the system. After evaluating other AIMS solutions we chose Plexus TG and once the system became operational in our daily use, we have been extremely satisfied,” says Michael Mueller, M.D., anesthesiologist at Wichita Anesthesiology, Chartered. “It is a tremendously easy system for new providers to learn and it is a very intuitive and adaptable system. We also feel the Plexus TG system can be easily adjusted to our practice’s EMR needs.”
“We are pleased WAC recognizes the benefits of our system to improve the quality of care and choose to incorporate our anesthesia software, Anesthesia Touch, in their healthcare facilities,” said Rob Henry, Vice President of Client Services at Plexus Technology Group. “Comprehensive reporting will also help the anesthesia providers to effectively demonstrate quality performance compliance and analyze productivity.”
Wesley Medical Center is the region’s leading acute care hospital providing a full range of services for patients throughout Kansas and northern Oklahoma since 1912. Galichia Heart Hospital, a campus of Wesley Medical Center, provides patients and physicians with convenient access to expert heart care, surgical care and emergency services. Cypress Surgery Center of Wichita is committed to providing high quality outpatient care, performing over 11,000 surgical and non-surgical procedures each year.
W.A.C. also selected Plexus Management Group, Inc., parent company of Plexus TG, as their practice management provider.
About Wichita Anesthesiology, Chartered
Wichita Anesthesiology, Chartered (W.A.C.) consists of 23 Anesthesiologists, 22 Certified Nurse Anesthetists, 4 Registered Nurses, and 1 Emergency Medical Technician. W.A.C. are committed to remain on the "cutting edge" of one of medicines fastest advancing specialties while making compassionate patient oriented health care the cornerstone of our practice. With over 340 years of combined experience, W.A.C. is able to offer expertise in all areas of surgical anesthesia with the exception of obstetrics as well as ancillary services such as Acute Pain Management, Chronic Pain Management, Cardiothoracic Anesthesia, and many others. For more information, visit www.wacanes.com.
About Plexus Technology Group, LLC.
Plexus Technology Group, a subsidiary of MiraMed Global Services, is a leading provider of anesthesia information management and medication management systems. Anesthesia Touch™ is a full-featured AIMS for both Windows and iOS platforms that supports concurrent charting and streaming physiologic data. It is easy to use, improves processes, enhances patient safety, provides comprehensive anesthesia documentation and is certified as a full EHR for meaningful use. Pharmacy Touch, a modular add-on to Anesthesia Touch, eliminates duplicate documentation, reduces drug errors, and delivers narcotic tracking, charge capture, and decision support at the point of care.
Jennifer Dixon, Director of Communications