Medsphere Systems Corp., Aliso Viejo, Calif., has signed a one-year
contract with the Indian Health Service to provide ongoing
development, support and expansion of clinical information technology
systems at the IHS.
In addition, Medsphere will supply training and implementation
assistance as the IHS continues to roll out an upgraded version of
its Resource and Patient Management System to 40 more care facilities in
2007, according to Howard Hays, IHS' electronic health-record project
director and acting RPMS program manager. The amount of the contract
was not readily available.