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Hospitals and medical practitioners have had to contend with numerous challenges such as interoperability, privacy, and business process pressures that have slowed their investment in information systems as compared to other industries. But new market drivers—both political and economic, are forcing the healthcare industry to turn to IT to improve its effectiveness and efficiency. In fact, one of the top priorities in the healthcare industry is to broaden the use of electronic records and other health information technology to help reduce costs and dangerous medical errors, and improve patient safety.
"MySQL has enabled MacPractice to deliver flexible, low cost practice management and clinical healthcare solutions to thousands of installations and tens of thousands of users."
Mark Hollis, CEO,
Healthcare applications including Practice Management Solutions, Electronic Medical Records (EMR) / Electronic Health Records (EHR), Monitoring Equipment, and Digital Imaging Systems all rely on a Clinical Data repository, which requires a high-performance transactional database for processing patient information. MySQL is the cost-effective, high performing and reliable data repository used by many of the leading solution providers including eClinicalWorks and MacPractice.
MySQL enables ISVs and OEMs to quickly deliver modern, flexible healthcare solutions and provides the following significant benefits: