UNIMED-BH in Brazil registered over 1 000 000 episodes in less than 2 years of ALERT® usage.
With 955 000 customers, UNIMED-BH is the largest health operator outside the Rio de Janeiro - São Paulo axis; it is also Minas Gerais’ leader in supplementary healthcare and owner of Brazil’s greatest medical assistance network. This healthcare operator was the winner in the Cooperative category of the 2009 edition of the Top Hospitalar award.
At the end of 2008, UNIMED-BH chose ALERT® PAPER FREE HOSPITAL and ALERT® PRIVATE PRACTICE clinical software, for hospitals and private practices respectively, with the purpose of equipping its services and private practices with state-of-the-art clinical management technology.
This project aims to implement a single clinical management solution throughout UNIMED-BH. The mentioned solution allows for real time clinical activity documentation and for the exchange of information between facilities and their healthcare professionals. It also enables the efficient management of clinical information from a patient-centered electronic health record.
The contract celebrated between UNIMED-BH and ALERT has been the most extensive and important agreement of clinical computerization in private healthcare facilities in Brazil.