Clinisys EMR Inc. and Microsoft Canada collaborate to advance cloud-based electronic medical records
Minister Deron Bilous from Alberta Economic Development and Trade congratulates Clinisys EMR Inc. on alliance and welcomes Microsoft to Alberta
(Edmonton, Alberta) April 12, 2017… Clinisys EMR Inc., (Clinisys) an Edmonton-based Health Data Analytics and Electronic Medical Record (EMR) solutions provider announced today it will be working with Microsoft Canada (Microsoft) to bring cloud solutions that will benefit the patient population across Canada and allow Clinisys EMR to expand its reach across Canada, and globally.
Clinisys enables cloud-based solutions that help empower and inform doctors, nurses, and all front-line health workers so that they in turn can provide better, timely, and more effective healthcare. Through this alliance Clinisys will be able to eliminate the need for physical servers and infrastructure by levering Microsoft’s Cloud platform, Azure. This will not only help Clinisys scale and grow faster but will also provide world-class security to storing patient information while meeting regulatory compliance standards. Clinisys is also working with Microsoft Canada’s Dynamics team, leveraging the functionalities of Dynamics 365 to further evolve Clinisys’ practice management and EMR solution.
Mehadi Sayed, Clinisys President and CEO says, “We are excited to be working with a global leader and are confident that this collaboration will provide exciting opportunities to grow local talent. It will allow us to bring innovative health ICT products to local and international markets and ultimately improve the provision of healthcare services.”
“At Microsoft, our mission is to empower every person and organization on the planet to achieve more,” said Harpreet Girn, General Manager Sales, SMB at Microsoft Canada. “We are very excited to be working with companies like Clinisys, as we are helping to digitally transform the Canadian healthcare sector and are unlocking new opportunities for better patient care.”
“The economy of the next 30 years will be very different than the economy of the last 30 years,” says Deron Bilous, Alberta Minister of Economic Development and Trade. “Alberta businesses like Clinisys are leading the way in diversifying our economy and creating new jobs. At the same time their commitment to improving patient treatment, is making life better and healthier for Alberta families.”
“Microsoft’s investment in Clinisys demonstrates the advanced technological expertise found in our province,” says Laura Kilcrease, Alberta Innovates CEO. “Alberta Innovates is proud to support Clinisys, who has clearly shown that our investment has produced results. Alberta Innovates Entrepreneurial Investments programs are focused on producing outcomes that promote diversity in the economy and help create high skilled jobs.”
Microsoft will support Clinisys EMR Inc. to reach national and international markets through the provision of systems infrastructure and global marketing expertise. This new partnership will create growth opportunities for Clinisys, create high quality jobs in Alberta and contribute to diversification of the provincial economy.
For more information: Dwayne Brunner, Media Relations Manager, Alberta Innovates,
403.619.4556 (cell & text), Dwayne.Brunner@albertainnovates.ca