NBA (National Basketball Association) Gets an EHR and a PHR From Cerner Called “HealthAthlete”
Posted Nov 16 2012 1:53am
This is a cloud based system to where both doctors and trainers will have access and in case of moving to another team, well of course their records go with them. The players will also be able to communicate with their doctors and get refills on prescription.
Mobile units are also being tested for the data platform with both the Android and Apple tablet and phone systems. BD
KANSAS CITY, Mo. and NEW YORK — Nov. 14, 2012 —Cerner Corporation (Nasdaq: CERN) is working with the National Basketball Association (NBA) to improve health care for NBA players by providing an easy-to-use, automated health care management system.
HealtheAthlete™, a secure electronic platform, will enhance the standard of medical record keeping for all NBA athletes. For the first time, all 30 NBA teams will be connected in an integrated platform to manage the health of their athletes on and off the court.