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Jigme Dorji Wangchuck National Referral Hospital

Napier Healthcare deploys Hospital Information Management System at Bhutan’s apex healthcare institution


The Jigme Dorji Wangchuck National Referral Hospital (JDWNRH) adopts Napier’s flagship web-based product to improve patient management, better track consistency in clinical outcomes and enhance overall quality of healthcare.

Singapore, (January 21, 2013)- Napier Healthcare’s Hospital Information Management System (HIMS)  has been successfully implemented at the Jigme Dorji Wangchuck National Referral Hospital (JDWNRH) in Bhutan.

Dr. Damber K. Nirola, the Project Coordinator of Hospital Information System of JDWNRH made a statement saying, “This is to inform you that we have gone live with HIMS (Hospital Information Management System of Napier Healthcare Solutions) in Jigme Dorji Wangchuck National Referral Hospital (JDWNRH) from 18th of December 2012 with the help of the entire team of Napier Healthcare Solutions, we are able to use the system successfully.”

Jigme Dorji Wangchuck National Referral Hospital (JDWNRH) is the apex healthcare institution of Bhutan. Established in 1972, JDWNRH is 350+ beds, Multi-Specialty, National Tertiary Referral Center and Regional Referral Center Hospital for Western Bhutan. The hospital caters to the population of Thimpu Dzongkhag, patients from neighboring Dzongkhags (or judicial districts) as well as referral cases from other Dzongkhags in Bhutan.

JDWNRH entrusted Napier Healthcare the task of implementing Hospital Information Management System in order to improve patient management and reduce waiting time for patients.

Napier’s Hospital Information Management solution developed using healthcare industry standards like HL7 messaging and DICOM, delivers a web-based, modular, scalable and tightly integrated system that is built around the core functions supporting hospital administration, financials and patient management. The modular approach enables healthcare organizations to build a system that meets their complete health information system and budgetary requirements. It also allows organizations to fulfill requirements pertaining to electronic health record, patient safety, revenue cycle management and more.  Contact us for more details about Napier’s Hospital Information Management System.

Commenting on the successful deployment, Karthik Tirupathi, CEO of Napier said, “We are pleased to be associated with JDWNRH and helping them improve the overall quality of healthcare with a better management system. The web-based HIS provides advanced intelligence tools that empower Public Health and National hospitals to take informed decisions in real time to improve the quality of critical healthcare services. Availability of next generation mobility and analytics as part of the solution enables hospitals to widen the reach of critical health services to a wider population, even in remote areas. “

About Napier Healthcare Solutions

Napier Healthcare Solutions Pte Ltd (www.napierhealthcare.com) is an integrated healthcare IT solutions company with a commitment to excellence in healthcare management. Napier Healthcare is the winner of the Beacon Award 2011 for Best Industry Solution for Healthcare from IBM and the Frost & Sullivan Healthcare IT Application Company of the Year 2011.
Consistently ranked one of the best providers and program managers of fully integrated healthcare information systems of global standards, Napier’s solutions span the entire gamut of healthcare service delivery from tertiary, secondary and primary care to rural and public health. Headquartered in Singapore, Napier Healthcare has presence in India, Africa, Middle East and USA.

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