SEATTLE, Jan. 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — IASIS Healthcare, a healthcare services organization with hospitals in high-growth urban and suburban markets, has selected InDemand Interpreting to provide language services for their Deaf and limited English proficient (LEP) patients and families.
Using Video Remote Interpreting (VRI), InDemand provides IASIS Healthcare with the nimble and reliable medical interpreting the organization requires to provide quality interpreting across their entire continuum of care. InDemand VRI is lowering provider and patient wait times while supporting the improvement of clinical outcomes.
Tedd Adair, Chief Clinical Officer of IASIS Healthcare notes, “We conducted a pilot of InDemand’s VRI at St. Luke’s Medical Center in Phoenix, Arizona. Physicians immediately took to InDemand and appreciated how easily they could speak with their patients. Our nurses and staff like InDemand’s one-touch interface, giving them access to qualified medical interpreter in seconds.”
About IASIS Healthcare:
IASIS Healthcare, located in Franklin, Tennessee, is a leading provider and manager of high-quality, affordable healthcare services in urban and suburban markets. With total annual revenue of approximately $2.5 billion, IASIS owns and operates 15 acute care hospitals, one behavioral health hospital, several outpatient service facilities, 132 physician clinics and Health Choice, a provider-owned, managed care organization and insurer delivering healthcare services to over 329,000 members through multiple health plans, accountable care networks and managed care solutions. IASIS offers a variety of access points for convenient patient care in numerous regions across the U.S. including: Salt Lake City, Utah; Phoenix, Arizona; five cities in Texas including Houston and San Antonio; and West Monroe, Louisiana. For more information on IASIS, please visit the Company’s Web site at www.iasishealthcare.com.