In the hope of increasing immediate care and decreasing health care costs, Florida-based Dr. Alejandro Badia developed and launched OrthoNow, a franchised orthopedic care center. Centers will address emergency orthopedic needs and send injured patients to an adjacent ambulatory surgery center for treatment.
Frustrated by a system resulting in "delays in referrals, incorrect dates and wasted tests", Dr. Badia sought a more efficient approach to orthopedic health care delivery. Dr. Badia, CEO of OrthoNow, envisions secure data sharing across the network to establish benchmarks, measure performance and identify paths for improvement. Additionally, aggregated clinic data could prove beneficial in reviewing critical business aspects. >>Read more