NEWPORT BEACH, Calif., Oct. 9, 2018 (PRNewswire) — ORHub, Inc. (OTCQB: ORHB) (the “Company” or “ORHub”), is a physician-driven digital software company focused on improving profitability and the cost effectiveness of hospitals through real-time smart data and analytics, today announces that ORHub has signed a cooperation agreement with Alvarado Hospital Medical Center.
Under the agreement, ORHub will provide a comprehensive user-engaged integration of its cloud-based software platform to capture real-time surgical data before, during and after surgery to identify efficiencies that will optimize surgical economics. Dr. Choll Kim, an expert in the field of computer-assisted minimally invasive spinal surgeries will lead the cooperation agreement. Alvarado Hospital Medical Center is a nationally acclaimed Orthopedic and Spine Hospital with a five-star ranking by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) and part of Prime Healthcare, which operates 45 hospitals across 14 states.
“We are extremely delighted to work with a leading orthopedic and spine hospital such as Alvarado Hospital Medical Center to feature ORHub’s analytics platform. According to our internal estimates, over 100 million surgeries are conducted in the U.S. alone. It is our anticipation that the data intelligence that will result from this collaboration will yield meaningful economic results that can be easily shared and replicated across health systems,” said Colt Melby, Chief Executive Officer of ORHub. “Alvarado Hospital deciding to implement the ORHub platform reflects the growing realization by hospitals for the need for viable technology solutions to drive performance and better deploy resources.”
“This is exciting,” says Robin Gomez, Chief Executive Officer of Alvarado. “Continually improving patient care is a central focus of Alvarado Hospital and of Prime Healthcare.”
“In order for our hospital systems to contain cost inefficiencies, we need to look towards state-of-art-technology that can measure real-time impact as we conduct some of the most complex surgical cases,” stated Dr. Choll Kim. “We pride ourselves at staying at the forefront of surgical innovation and anticipate that the analytics to come out of the ORHub implementation could serve as a benchmark to creating surgical centers of excellence.”
About Alvarado Hospital Medical Center
Alvarado Hospital, a member of Prime Healthcare, is a 306-bed full-service, acute care hospital centrally located in San Diego adjacent to SDSU. Ranked in the top 5% nationally for clinical excellence, the hospital is also ranked among America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Orthopedic Surgery™, Spine Surgery™ and Critical Care™. Alvarado Hospital offers more than 25 programs and services, including the Advanced Spine & Joint Institute, cardiac and cancer services, otolaryngology, surgical weight loss, acute rehabilitation, sexual medicine, digital mammography, geriatric-psychiatric care, vascular services and sleep medicine. To learn more, visit AlvaradoHospital.com or call (800) ALVARADO.
About ORHub, Inc.
ORHub, born from the Microsoft for Start-Ups program, is HIPAA-compliant advanced surgical software provider focused on Revolutionizing the Business of Surgery™ through the foundation of electronic data capture at the point-of- surgical care to improve workflow, simplify work processes and access real-time data intelligence. The Company’s suite of products serves the needs of the health care industry including providers, patients, the government and the medical device vendors. ORHub provides a cloud-based software solution that captures information before, during and after surgery, filling a void in the current surgical information infrastructure and providing the first process to capture and measure the surgical process — evolving Big Data into Intelligent Digital Data.
Hospitals and surgeons can make real-time, data-driven decisions to improve business profitability and the quality of patient care. This innovative technology results in hospitals understanding costs and identifying areas of cost reductions, as well as results in increased accountability, automatic creation of comprehensive anatomic implant registries, real-time analytics, improved efficiencies, and compliance with existing government regulations. ORHub has offices in Tempe, Arizona; Southern California; Bellevue, Washington; and Jacksonville, Florida.
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