Solutions

Implementing Your Solutions

The Peer consulting team is expert in a wide range of healthcare IT systems. We also offer specialized practices focusing on Epic, GE Centricity® Enterprise and GE Centricity® RIS-IC, NextGen, and Cerner.

Our team members have in-depth understanding of the technical requirements of these leading software systems, and are well-prepared to support the most current product offerings from each vendor.

While we have superb technical skills, we are also experienced leaders and mentors, helping clients transform workflow, progress towards a paperless environment, and realize the full benefits of healthcare information technology.

Centricity Enterprise

Our Centricity Enterprise Practice

Peer Consulting has helped numerous organizations successfully deploy Centricity Enterprise and achieve strategic goals for improved patient care and operational performance. Our expertise includes:

Foundation Capabilities

  • Master patient index, reporting and data querying
  • Expert rules creation and management
  • Health maintenance alerts
  • Patient information management
  • System security

Clinical Care

  • Clinical data repository and results reporting
  • Enterprise orders, pharmacy and outpatient prescribing
  • Nursing and care documentation
  • Barcode-assisted medication charting
  • Clinical documentation, charge capture and E&M coding in the physician office environment

Health Information Management

  • Abstracting, release of information, chart completion and location
  • Credentialing, quality assurance and utilization review

Financial Management

  • Patient accounting and revenue management
  • Clinically-driven revenue cycle
  • Workflow management, including automation for electronic data interchange

Community and Enterprise Access

  • Emergency Department
  • Enterprise scheduling
  • Patient and physician portals
  • Centricity specialty applications
  • Support of Centricity RIS-IC and other specialty applications

We also provide technical services, including programming assistance to support pre- and post-conversion requirements, decision support, and report-writing.

Centricity RIS-C

Our RIS Practice

A well-configured Radiology Information System (RIS) can make a world of difference for your patients - and benefit your whole organization. Whether you're completing a new installation, an upgrade, or integrating a RIS within your enterprise system, Peer Consulting is a knowledgeable and capable ally to have at your side. Our team has years of experience with Centricity RIS-IC (formerly known as IDX Imagecast) as well as other leading RIS systems. Areas of expertise include:

  • Management of Centricity RIS-IC implementations, including mammography implementations
  • Workflow analysis and redesign, both pre- and post-activation
  • Dictionary and overall system set-up, build, analysis and testing
  • Integration and interfacing with PACS, enterprise systems, and other interfaced solutions - including analysis and testing
  • Analytical skills to support RIS and Mammography data conversions, enabling preservation of prior patient, exam and result history
  • Comprehensive training capabilities
  • Printing set-up and daily application maintenance
  • Custom reporting utilizing Crystal Reports
  • Precision Reporting

We are skilled in helping clients migrate from Centricity RIS-IC 9x to 10x, and offer thorough understanding of 10x applications, supporting workflow ranging from registration and scheduling through results reporting, image tracking, document management and billing. We also provide a specialty focus in the Mammography Administration Module.

Epic

Our Epic Practice

Our Epic-certified consultants excel at helping you meet your strategic goals, while achieving the full benefits of Epic's integrated suite of healthcare applications.

We are highly experienced at implementing, upgrading and optimizing Epic software, and are well-versed in Epic's Flightplan® methodology. Application-specific expertise includes:

Ambulatory and Inpatient Clinicals

  • EpicCare Ambulatory EMR
  • EpicCare Inpatient Clinical System

Specialty Applications

  • ASAP Emergency Department Information System
  • Beacon Oncology Information System
  • EpicCare Home Health
  • OpTime Operating Room Management System
  • Radiant Radiology Information System
  • Willow Inpatient Pharmacy System

HIM

  • Health Information Management

Access

  • Health Information Management

Revenue Cycle

  • Resolute Hospital Billing
  • Resolute Professional Billing

Health Plan

  • Tapestry

Enterprise Foundation

  • Chronicles Extended Relational Database Management System
  • Epicenter Enterprise Data Repository
  • Enterprise Reporting
  • Identity Enterprise Master Person Index

Connectivity

  • Bridges Interface Development Toolkit

ASAP, Beacon, Bridges, Cadence, Chronicles, Epic, EpicCare, Epicenter, Identity, OpTime, Prelude, Radiant, Resolute, Willow and Tapestry are registered trademarks or trademarks of Epic Systems Corporation in the United States and/or in other countries.

NextGen

Our NextGen Practice

Peer Consulting offers in-depth knowledge of NextGen systems. We smoothly manage the technical details of a system implementation, while preparing your organization to successfully navigate change. We also offer specialized expertise in screen tailoring to support preventive care, health maintenance and disease management.

Our capabilities include:

NextGen Electronic Health Records (EHR) and Enterprise Practice Management (EPM) implementation

  • Implementation project planning, staffing and set-up
  • Legacy data conversion planning and testing
  • System build and testing

EPM

  • Registration and scheduling – preparation and implementation
  • Clearinghouse selection and technical preparation
  • Charge entry and billing – preparation and implementation
  • Reports

EHR

  • Tailoring of templates to support preventive care, disease management and practice workflow
  • E-prescribing design and set up
  • Creation of interfaces to specialty systems, such as Lab and Radiology

Image Control System

  • Methodology for image capture, display and use, ensuring that paper documents can be scanned and easily and logically organized within the EHR
  • Installation and configuration of related software and hardware

Cerner

Our Cerner Practice

Peer Consulting works collaboratively with your team to implement Cerner IT solutions within the framework of enterprise wide transformation initiatives.

Our expertise in guiding acute care, long term care and behavioral health providers through the process of effectively deploying technology solutions while significantly improving clinical and financial performance is unmatched in the industry.

We have applied our methodology for process design and IT enabled performance improvement in these areas:

Patient Access and Revenue Cycle

  • Enterprise Master Person Index
  • Enterprise Registration Management
  • Charge Services

Clinical Information Systems

  • PowerChart
  • Clinical Documentation
  • Order Management
  • FirstNet
  • PharmNet
  • SurgiNet
  • RadNet

Integration and Reporting

  • CCL Scripting
  • Open Engine
  • Discern Explorer
  • PowerVision