New York, NY (Vocus) May 14, 2010
A new Internet portal Physician Health that will allow instant sharing of medical records between doctors is the latest expansion of the affiliation between the Mount Sinai Medical Center Chief of the and Cancer Centre of the neck and ENT and Allergy Associates, LLP (ENTA), the ear’s largest and most comprehensive, nose and throat, allergy and audiology practice in the Tri-State area .
ENTA / Mount Sinai partnership, formed three years ago, was built on the principle of providing and offering quality access to care. It represents a new business model that advances the effectiveness of the delivery of health care by eliminating redundant testing, reducing administrative overhead, and improving communication between doctors. Above all, it drastically reduced for patients ENTA the average wait from diagnosis to save lives Neck Surgery.
the partnership, patients in the ENTA have direct access to Mount Sinai otolaryngologists, and are usually seen on Mount Sinai in the 24 hours of diagnosis to a facility ENTA. No recommendations are necessary. Patient records are shared automatically and the Mount Sinai doctors working bi-directional ENTA with doctors on the case.
no longer in patients with serious medical problems have to shop for specialists or surgeons in their insurance network, appointments at the various screening and imaging centers, to ensure that references and medical records are transferred from office to office, and wait weeks or even months for surgery. This new portal represents expansion of membership, and provides greater capacity for information sharing that will allow physicians to have instant access to patient information critical health.
“new collaboration with Mount Sinai ENT and Allergy Associates marks an exciting adventure in cancer care outside university walls and limits of the city? said Dr. Eric Genden, Professor and Chairman Department of Otolaryngology, Director of Head and Neck Cancer Center, Mount Sinai Medical Center. “Being able to safely and securely share information with our colleagues ENTA means that our patients will really get the mutual-centered care team and a seamless service they need and deserve.
Dr. Wayne Eisman, president of Enta, “We are excited to pioneer new, with Mount Sinai, an innovation that will help our patients. It is indeed the future of health care quality.?
about Mount Sinai Medical Center
Mount Sinai Medical Center encompasses The Mount Sinai Hospital and Mount Sinai School of Medicine. The Mount Sinai Hospital is one of the oldest in the nation’s largest and most respected voluntary hospitals. Founded in 1852, Mount Sinai today is a 1171 bed institution tertiary care that is recognized internationally for excellence in clinical care. Last year, nearly 60,000 people were treated at Mount Sinai as inpatients, and there were nearly 450,000 outpatient Medical Center.
Mount Sinai School of Medicine is internationally recognized as a leader in research in clinical and basic sciences revolution, as well as having an innovative approach to medical education. With a faculty of more than 3400 in 38 departments of clinical and basic science and centers, Mount Sinai ranks among the top 20 medical schools in receipt of National Institute of Health (NIH) grants. For more information, please visit http://www.mountsinai.org.
ENT Allergy Associates, LLP
32 offices ENT and Allergy Associates, LLP have an alliance with the clinical Mount Sinai Medical Center for treatment of diseases of the head and neck, and maintain a corporate partnership with the American Cancer Society Education and care of patients suffering from smoking and cancer.
To learn more about the benefits of ENT and Allergy Associates, please visit http://www.entandallergy.com.
: ENT and Allergy Associates
Drew Franklin? Sr. Marketing Mgr
Mount Sinai Newsroom
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