|Headquarters||6550 Carothers Parkway, Suite 100, Franklin, Tennessee, United States|
|Area served||United States|
MEDHOST, Inc. (HMS) develops and distributes informatics software solutions for hospitals and healthcare facilities.
On February 1, 2010, HealthTech Holdings, the parent of Healthcare Management Systems, Inc. (HMS), acquired MEDHOST, Inc., then a developer of emergency department systems. MEDHOST's software was to be integrated into HMS's hospital information system.
On December 16, 2013, HealthTech Holdings announced it had combined its subsidiaries and software, rebranding itself as MEDHOST, Inc. and offering its products under the MEDHOST brand. Bill Anderson, chairman and CEO of MEDHOST, stated, "Unifying our offerings under the highly recognizable MEDHOST brand is the next logical step in our company’s evolution."
Technology and products
MEDHOST LIS is a laboratory information system (LIS) designed to "improve diagnostic turnaround time, foster improved patient safety, streamline order processing, and increase clinical information accessibility." The company, however, gives no more public information about the product. Features of the LIS are unknown.
| The following feature list(s) is/are derived solely from public, freely-available online information the vendor provides. A lack of a "Y" does not necessarily mean that the product doesn't have that feature. The lack of a "Y" could mean:
- Guerra, Anthony (01 February 2010). "HMS’s Parent Company Snaps Up MEDHOST". HealthSystemCIO. http://healthsystemcio.com/2010/02/01/hms-snaps-up-medhost/. Retrieved 16 September 2014.
- "HealthTech Unifies Brands as MEDHOST, Names Herrod as President". MEDHOST, Inc. 16 December 2013. Archived from the original on 25 March 2014. https://web.archive.org/web/20140325160131/http://www.medhost.com/news-and-events/press-releases/HealthTech-Unifies-Brands-as-MEDHOST. Retrieved 16 September 2014.
- "MEDHOST Advanced Clinical Solutions". MEDHOST, Inc. https://www.medhost.com/ehr/clinical-suite/clinical-solutions/. Retrieved 01 November 2019.