MIAMI–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Miami-based Leon Medical Centers, Inc. announced today an
industry-breaking achievement earning the Summa Cum Laude Honor by the
national healthcare software firm, Epic. As part of its Honor Roll Grant
Program, Epic honors healthcare organizations across the country who use
their Electronic Health Record (EHR) system. These recognized
organizations demonstrate an elite level of EHR adoption to further
advance the improvement of patient care. Awarded to Leon Medical
Centers, this honor grants recognition of the healthcare organization’s
stance in waving the path of technology in the medical field through its
ongoing efforts to improve patient care and healthcare delivery.
“We are honored to receive this recognition by the Epic Honor Roll Grant
Program and would like to thank our staff of health professionals for
all their efforts in making these advancements imperative to our patient
care,” said Albert Maury, President and CEO, Leon Medical Centers. “We
are committed to providing an array of the highest-quality healthcare
services and thrive to continue improving our patient outcomes, ensuring
that they are receiving the best performing outpatient services
available,” added Maury.
In addition, Leon Medical Centers has recently been honored with the
Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) Analytics
Stage 7 Award, for its continuous efforts to improve patient outcomes
through the implementation of EHR technology practices. HIMSS is the
world’s leading non-profit advocacy and accrediting organization in the
healthcare IT industry, which recognizes and ranks the preeminent
healthcare organizations across the globe. National rankings are
evaluated based on healthcare technology adoption within the
organization on a scale from 0-7; with zero being completely paper-based
and seven being a fully electronic implementation across all health
records and associated tools within the organization.
Standing as the one and only Stage 7 Outpatient Medical Care Institution
in Miami-Dade County, Leon Medical Centers is applauded by the
healthcare industry and the Miami-Dade community for its innovative
advancements in technology to further aid in the improvement of patient
care and health services.
About Leon Medical Centers, Inc.
Established in 1996, Leon Medical Centers has grown to become one of
Miami’s leading healthcare services providers, serving Medicare patients
in seven conveniently located centers throughout Miami-Dade County, and
at satellite locations in various South Florida hospitals. Learn more
about Leon Medical Centers at http://www.leonmedicalcenters.com,
and at @leon.medical on Instagram, @LeonMedicalCenters on Facebook, and
@LeonMedical on Twitter.
Leon Medical Centers, Inc.
Angie Diaz, 786-347-4775