Practice Partner, now part of the McKesson Corporation, is a leading
provider of integrated electronic health record and practice
management software. Founded in 1983 as Physician Micro Systems,
Inc. and renamed to Practice Partner in 2006, Practice Partner is
grounded in the daily reality of providing
and administrative systems for thousands of doctors and their staff.
Where others have failed, Practice Partner has succeeded by
developing products for the ambulatory medical environment that have
improved patient care while streamlining patient administration.
This has been accomplished through technological leadership and
vision, a financial and operational prudence that is rare in our
industry, and steady growth, thus ensuring long-term support for our
About Practice Partner
The Practice Partner product line is a complete set of clinical and
administrative tools designed to enhance all aspects of the modern
medical office. It includes Patient Records, a leading electronic
medical records system; Appointment Scheduler, a sophisticated
multi-clinic scheduler; and Medical Billing, a comprehensive
practice management system. Our systems are used nationwide by over
1,500 practices of all sizes and specialties, from solo-practitioner
offices to large enterprise multi-site clinics. We believe that the
success of Practice Partner products is a function of listening to
our customers, taking advantage of new technology, and focusing on
Making a Difference
At Practice Partner, we are driven by an earnest desire to make a
positive impact on healthcare. We feel privileged that we are able
to fulfill this desire by creating:
- Software programs that help
health care practitioners realize their full potential as
- Products that impact the
patient directly, resulting in a healthier, better informed
- A community in which our
employees and customers work together in a spirit of innovation.
- A company environment in which
employees are given an opportunity to realize their potential as
individuals and as members of an enterprise team.
The essence of our mission is - and always has been - to help our
customers flourish while managing our own business for the long
term. This is complex, challenging, and periodically humbling work -
as well as very exciting.
Focus on Ambulatory Care
Building mission-critical applications for medicine requires
tremendous attention to the myriad of details that make the
difference between satisfaction and frustration for our customers.
That is why we continue to keep our focus strictly on the ambulatory
medical environment. In the eighteen years since the release of
Practice Partner Patient Records, we have continued to focus on the
evolution and excellence of our core suite of Practice Partner
products. Improving our products and enhancing the customer
experience is a path that has no final destination. We will always
actively seek ways to make things better.