eDoc4u Receives Patent for Population Health Management Technology

Nashville, TN July 16, 2014 – eDoc4u, a leading provider of web-based solutions to better engage patients in both preventive and chronic healthcare, announced today it has been granted a patent for its population health management technology. This technology provides a system that automates preventive medicine and standard of care recommendations, coordination and tracking of recommendation implementation, and the physician-patient communication involved in accomplishing these services.

“Our patent protection has significant implications for meeting the meaningful use requirements and accountable care as physicians begin to focus on quality outcomes over the next few years,” said Ryan Bosch MD FACP MBA, Founder of eDoc4u. “Automating personalized programs to evaluate and engage patients to improve their health becomes critical as we look to improve both the efficiencies and effectiveness of healthcare.” “eDoc4u has been involved in innovative clinical practice transformation initiatives for several years, and this patent protection extends our competitive position in the ambulatory market”, said Richard Smith, President of eDoc4u. “Moreover, eDoc4u’s NCQA certified solution addresses many of the labor intensive demands that have previously hampered quality care improvements.”