PatientKeeper is a privately held company provides healthcare software applications for clinical and financial workflows to physicians.
PatientKeeper's clinical solutions include Computerized Physician Order Entry (CPOE), which allows physicians to enter orders for lab tests, diagnostic images, meds, and other services; Mobile CPOE that extends physicians' access to electronic ordering to their mobile devices; Medication Reconciliation, which allows physicians to view a medication list and allergies for their patients; NoteWriter that replaces paper and transcription with electronic notes; and Mobile Clinical Results that delivers a single view of all patient information.
PatientKeeper was formerly known as Virtual Medical Systems, Inc. and changed its name to PatientKeeper, Inc. in January 2001. The company was founded in 1996 and is based in Waltham, Massachusetts with a regional office in Chicago, Illinois. As of November 1, 2014, PatientKeeper, Inc. operates as a subsidiary of HCA Holdings, Inc.
PatientKeeper's solutions include Physician Portal that enables physicians to work with patient information; PatientKeeper Sign-Out that enables physicians to transfer care responsibility from one clinician to another; eSignaturethat allows physicians to electronically review, edit, and sign chart deficiencies from Web browser; and Provider Directory that gives physicians instant access to contact information for other physicians or resources.
PatientKeeper was acquired by HCA in Sep 24, 2014 for an undisclosed amount.