IBM Financing Agreements With EHR Providers

IBMFundRecently, IBM announced that its lending arm, IBM Global Financing, has entered into new financing agreements with four leading electronic healthcare records (EHR) providers, highlighting the growing need for private financing for health IT and the pressing challenges hospitals and medical practices face to adopt health IT solutions.
Siemens Healthcare, Lavender & Wyatt Systems, Inc., Healthcare Management Systems and SCC Soft Computer are joining the growing ranks of EHR providers that are leveraging IBM Global Financing for its competitive-rate financing for their client-hospitals, labs and medical practices. According to IBM press statement currently, IBM Global Financing is working with some 40% of the top vendors of acute care EHR systems.

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