January 25, 2013

Memorial Hermann Forms Strategic Partnership with Transcription Experts, Acusis



PITTSBURGH (January 25, 2013) Memorial Hermann Health System, the largest not-for-profit health system in Southeast Texas, has formed a strategic partnership with Acusis, a national provider of Clinical Documentation Solutions for the US healthcare industry.

Headquartered in Pittsburgh, Acusis delivers healthcare solutions that are designed to improve the productivity and efficiency of medical practitioners by consistently delivering high-quality transcriptions within predefined turnaround times. Acusis maintains a strong commitment to performance results through its Higher Standards customer satisfaction, quality and turnaround processes, technology offerings and transparency. Acusis has always ranked as a top-performing medical transcription service organization ever since KLAS (an industry recognized benchmark) began reporting on the industry in 2006. Most recently Acusis achieved a top three ranking among all Transcription Service Providers.

“The success of the Acusis business model cuts across workflows in hospitals, clinics and physician practices, and is indicative of the fact that we are successfully focusing on key patient care and solving business challenges,” said KB Anand, CEO, Acusis.

“We are excited to partner with a company that has such a relentless focus on quality and patient safety,” said Anand. “Memorial Hermann’s diagnostic technologies and treatment techniques are cutting edge, and we are looking forward to serving Memorial Hermann with our Higher Standards transcription quality and service levels.”

Memorial Hermann has 12 hospitals and numerous specialty programs and services conveniently located throughout the Greater Houston area. Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center houses one of the nation’s busiest Level I trauma centers and is the primary teaching hospital for The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) Medical School.


About Acusis ®

Acusis, a nationwide provider of outsourced clinical documentation solutions, provides integrated solutions for hospitals, clinics, and physician practices. Acusis has Higher Standards, specializing in superior performance, integrity, and world-class quality. A team of 1,100 highly trained Acusis associates throughout the United States, India and the Philippines provide consistent excellence and high customer satisfaction. The Acusis product development team provides state-of-the-art clinical documentation and technology solutions that seamlessly integrate with client needs. Contact 412.209.1300 or http://www.acusis.com for more information. Acusis is a registered trademark of Acusis, LLC. All rights reserved.

For more information on Memorial Hermann Hospital, visit www.memorialhermann.org or call 713.222.CARE (2273)