Current News


Sydney, Australia, July 17th 2017HBF Health Fund is now live on THELMA for Online Eligibility Checking (OEC) to Medicare ECLIPSE.

Based in Western Australia, HBF Health Fund is a not-for-profit private health insurance fund, which has been providing health insurance cover to support the health & wellbeing of over 1 million Australians for 75 years.

Sydney, Australia, July 17th 2017South West Hospital & Health Service QLD has signed a new 3 year Agreement with eHealthWise Services to use its THELMA solution for eligibility & hospital claims.

South West Hospital and Health Service is a rural public health service covering an area of over 300,000 square kilometres and delivers healthcare services to 26,000 people via 17 facilities.

"We are excited to be working with South West to implement the efficiencies available using electronic transactions to Medicare and the health funds." said Stuart Davies, Business Development Director of eHealthWise. "As part of a drive to streamline private patient billing Metro North Hospital & Health Service needed a comprehensive and easy to use online electronic eligibility & billing solution for privately insured patients". eHealthWise's award winning THELMA platform is the perfect fit for their organization, and the solution drives billing efficiencies and revenue for the health service.

Sydney, Australia, May 20th 2017Clintel has successfully achieved Go Live electronic claims status with the implementation of the Greenhill Day Surgery onto the THELMA Inpatient Hospital Claims (IHC) solution provided by eHealthWise Services.

Clintel Systems provides intelligent software solutions for the health industry and operates across the healthcare sector. Clintel specialises in healthcare clinical systems, providing software and support services to the Australian and New Zealand healthcare market.

"Clintel is currently rolling out all their customer hospital and day surgery sites as part of their electronic billing strategy" said Stuart Davies, Business Development Director of eHealthWise. "eHealthWise has seamlessly implemented the THELMA In-patient Hospital Claim solution with Greenhill Day Surgery. This marks another milestone for Clintel along the path to sending all of its In-patient Hospital Claims electronically to the private health funds using the THELMA Platform. The roll out will now accelerate to connect all of Clintel's day surgeries and private hospitals

Sydney, Australia, May 15th 2017Monash Health has signed an extended User Agreement with eHealthWise Services to use the award-winning THELMA claims and eligibility platform.

Monash Health is Victoria' largest Health Service, providing a wide range of hospital and medical services to a population of 1.34 million people in the south-eastern suburbs of Melbourne, Victoria. Over 190,000 patients are admitted annually over 40 sites within Monash Health.

"Monash Health is a keen advocate and user of our award-winning THELMA platform," said Stuart Davies, Business Development Director of eHealthWise. "Monash Health has been using the THELMA claims solution for two years now, and we are delighted that they have decided to extend their agreement with eHealthWise, so that they can continue to reap the benefits of sending all their out-patient medical claims electronically to Medicare.

Sydney, Australia, April 7th 2017 Emergency Services Health Fund is now live on THELMA for Online Eligibility Checking (OEC), In-patient Medical Claims (IMC) and Inpatient Hospital Claims (IHC).

Emergency Services Health Fund was launched in 2017 by Police Health Fund. The new fund is a not-for-profit private health insurance fund, which is backed by Police Health. The new health fund provides quality health insurance cover to members of the Emergency Services.

Emergency Services Health Fund is a separate legal identity and health fund and will be run by Police Health.

Sydney, Australia, April 6th 2017Nurses & Midwives Health Fund is now live on THELMA for Online Eligibility Checking (OEC), In-patient Medical Claims (IMC) and Inpatient Hospital Claims (IHC).

Nurses & Midwives Health Fund was launched in early 2017 by Teachers Health Fund. The new fund is not-for-profit and will be open only to members of the Australian Nursing & Midwifery Foundation and its branches.

Nurses & Midwives Health is a separate legal identity and health fund and will be run by Teachers Health.

Sydney, Australia, April 3rd 2017Mater Health Services in Brisbane has rolled out another site, a private day surgery located in Brookwater, using the THELMA in-patient hospital claims solution provided by eHealthWise Services.

Mater Health Services comprises a group of seven hospitals based in south Brisbane that provides a range of hospital and medical services to the metro Brisbane region. Mater provides exceptional care across a broad range of clinical areas with a strong focus on cancer care, neuroscience, women's health, newborn services and the care of young adults and adolescents.

"Mater Health Services has now extended their number of sites to include the brand new state-of-the-art day surgery: Mater Private Day Hospital Brookwater." said Stuart Davies, Business Development Director of eHealthWise. "Mater Health Services has been a long term user of THELMA services, and we have now fully rolled out the THELMA claims solution across all their sites. This will complete the efficiency upgrade to their billing process and provide ongoing improvement to their cash flow."

Sydney, Australia, January 9th 2017. ICON Cancer Care Bundaberg is a new day surgery within the ICON group, that has just gone live with the award winning THELMA software platform.

ICON Cancer Care is Australia's largest private provider of cancer care. The group has 7 day hospitals, providing a wide range oncological services to over 77,000 patients a year across Australia. ICON has just opened their new facility in Bundaberg West QLD, serving the population of Bundaberg and surrounds.

"ICON Cancer Care is a long term user of our award winning THELMA platform," said Stuart Davies, Business Development Director of eHealthWise. "With the opening of their new day hospital in Bundaberg QLD, it was a simple decision for them to roll out the THELMA solution, so that the new day hospital can streamline their admissions process.".

2016 Press Release


Singapore, 7 September 2016.MIMS Group is pleased to announce the acquisition of eHealthWise Services by MIMS Australia. The transaction closed on 11 August, 2016.

eHealthwise Services, a subsidiary of SMS Co. Ltd. ("SMS"), markets products that have been in the Australian Healthcare market for over a decade. Its products are designed to simplify the healthcare revenue cycle and ensure accurate electronic payments processing.

In October 2015, SMS acquired MIMS Group jointly with Mitsui & Co. Ltd. ("Mitsui") The collaborative investment, approximately valued at US$250 million had a respective split of SMS holding 60% and Mitsui holding 40%. This acquisition positions MIMS Group as one of the strongest players in integrated healthcare information business in the Asia Pacific region.

With the acquisition of eHealthWise Services, MIMS Australia will focus on developing new businesses in line with the group's strategy to expand its digital business in the region. The combined resources will provide an enhanced and innovative services for healthcare communities in Australia.

Robert Best, current Executive Director of MIMS Australia, MIMS New Zealand, and Executive Director and CEO of eHealthWise Services, will continue to manage and lead the business operations across these companies.

MIMS Group is confident that recent changes across its leadership and organisation will strengthen its position in the healthcare industry for long term growth in the Asia Pacific region.

For further inquiries, please contact:

Singapore

Aateqa Valibhoy
PR & Communications
T: 6290 7400
E: aateqa.valibhoy@mims.com

Australia

Caroline Walters
T: +61 2 9902 7827
E: caroline.walters@mims.com

About MIMS Australia

MIMS Australia has been publishing drug information since 1963. The acronym, MIMS, was derived from the original publication which was called Monthly Index of Medical Specialties. MIMS is the leading supplier of trusted, quality, independent drug information to Australian healthcare professionals, known for its high level of editorial integrity and independence. MIMS Australia offers a range of digital products that reflect current advances in information delivery; from hand held devices to online to integrating databases into clinical software applications. MIMS also continues to offer the printed reference products that have supported health care professionals for nearly 50 years. For more information, please visit http://www.mims.com.au/

About eHealthWise Services.

eHealthWise products have been in the Australian Healthcare market for over a decade and were designed to simplify the healthcare revenue cycle and payments processing. Its products enable healthcare providers and payers to route, control, reconcile and settle healthcare data and payments electronically which means payment is more accurate and timely. The company has strong relationships with many strategic partners in the Healthcare industry including;major private & public hospitals, private health insurance funds and Medicare Australia. It's main product, THELMA (Transactional Health Exchange Linking Multiple Applications) was Certified with Medicare Australia in 2006 and provides a low cost, fully integrated, web based eligibility and e-claiming solution. The company processed in excess of AUD$800 Million of electronic claims value last financial year by providing a wide range of electronic transactional services across Public and Private Hospitals, Day Surgeries and Specialists throughout Australia. For more information, please visit http://www.ehealthwise.com.au/

ABOUT MIMS Group

Established in 1963, MIMS Group, together with its subsidiaries and affiliates, is the leading provider of healthcare and drug data to healthcare providers in the Asia Pacific region with approximately 2 million healthcare professional subscribers across 12 countries. In addition to its drug & resource portal, digital and print publications, MIMS has launched a career portal serving healthcare communities and a cloud-based CIS system for clinic workflow management.

Sydney, Australia, July 11th 2016.SA Health has approved the roll out of the THELMA eligibility solution provided by eHealthWise Services across all of its hospitals in country South Australia.

SA Health is the brand name for the health portfolio of services and agencies responsible to the South Australian government's Minister for Health and the Minister for Mental Health and Substance Abuse. The portfolio consists of the Department of Health, Central Adelaide Local Health Network, Northern Adelaide Local Health Network, Southern Adelaide Local Health Network, Women's and Children's Health Network, Country Health SA Local Health Network, and SA Ambulance Service. The Country Health SA network consists of 66 facilities statewide servicing over 90,000 admissions annually.

"We are very happy that SA Health is so pleased with the performance of THELMA that they have decided to roll out the solution across the Country Health SA." said Stuart Davies, Business Development Director of eHealthWise. "SA Health have seen the benefits of using THELMA in metropolitan areas, and want to streamline their admissions process for Country Health SA, by using THELMA online eligibility checking for privately insured patients".

Sydney, Australia, July 7th 2016. Double Bay Day Hospital has signed a new 3 year User Agreement with eHealthWise Services to use the THELMA eligibility solution provided by eHealthWise Services

Double Bay Day Hospital is a private hospital servicing the health needs of the population of the eastern suburbs of Sydney. The hospital is Sydney's newest and most modern endoscopy centre and brings together 15 of Sydney's most established and respected surgeons. The state of the art facility has been designed to maintain close personal attention whilst ensuring the highest level of hospital safety standards.

"We are delighted to have implemented our THELMA service for Double Bay Day Hospital." said Stuart Davies, Business Development Director of eHealthWise. "As a brand new facility, the Day Hospital are looking to implement a cost effective private patient admissions process and eHealthWise's award winning THELMA system was a great fit for them, providing the benefits of online eligibility checking for privately insured".

Sydney, Australia, June 2nd 2016. Icon Cancer Care North Lakes is a new day surgery within the Icon group, that has just gone live with the award winning THELMA software platform.

Icon Cancer Care is Australia's largest private provider of cancer care. The group has 7 day hospitals, providing a wide range oncological services to over 77,000 patients a year across Australia. Icon has just opened their new facility in North Lakes QLD, serving the population of North Brisbane and surrounds.

"Icon Cancer Care is a long term user of our award winning THELMA platform," said Stuart Davies, Business Development Director of eHealthWise. " With the opening of their new day hospital in North Lakes QLD, it was a simple decision for them to roll out the THELMA solution, so that the new day hospital can streamline their admissions process."

Sydney, Australia, June 1st 2016.Monash Health has signed an extended User Agreement with eHealthWise Services to use the award winning THELMA claims and eligibility platform.

Monash Health is Victoria 's largest Health Service, providing a wide range of hospital and medical services to a population of 1.34 million people in the South Eastern suburbs of Melbourne, Victoria. Over 190,000 patients are admitted annually over 40 sites within Monash Health.

"Monash Health is a keen advocate and user of our award winning THELMA platform," said Stuart Davies, Business Development Director of eHealthWise. " Monash Health has been using the THELMA claims solution for two years now, and we are delighted that they have decided to extend their agreement with eHealthWise, so that they can continue to reap the benefits of sending all their out-patient medical claims electronically to Medicare."

Sydney, Australia, May 9th 2016.Matash Australia Pty Ltd has signed a new 5 year User Agreement with eHealthWise Services to use the THELMA eligibility solution provided by eHealthWise Services.

Matash Australia Pty Ltd was established in 1994 and had been responsible for providing outstanding service to the private Australian hospital market for over two decades. Matash specializes in developing efficient, cost effective and stable Hospital Management systems. Matash's Hoscare product is a suite of software ideally suited to Australian Private Hospitals, including Medical, Surgical, Psychiatric & Rehabilitation facilities.

"We are very excited to be partnering with Matash to provide an integrated ECLIPSE solution for all their hospital customers." said Stuart Davies, Business Development Director of eHealthWise. "Matash are rolling out a new suite of functionality in their Patient Management System, and have partnered with eHealthWise to provide their customers with a fully integrated, low cost ECLIPSE claiming solution. Our award winning THELMA platform provided the perfect fit for Matash. The low barrier to entry, and the seamless integration to ECLIPSE that THELMA provides gives Matash a total hospital management solution for their customers going forward."

Sydney, Australia, April 21st 2016.Queen Elizabeth II Jubilee Hospital has signed a new 3 year User Agreement with eHealthWise Services to use the THELMA eligibility solution provided by eHealthWise Services.

Queen Elizabeth II Jubilee Hospital is part of Metro South Hospital & Health Service and provides a comprehensive range of Specialist General, Acute, Aged and Residential, Allied Health and Community Services to the residents in Brisbane.

"We are delighted to have implemented our THELMA service for Queen Elizabeth II Jubilee Hospital." said Stuart Davies, Business Development Director of eHealthWise. "As part of Metro South HHS, QE II Jubilee Hospital were looking for the same benefits of online eligibility checking for privately insured patients as all the other hospital sites in the group". eHealthWise's award winning THELMA platform was the perfect fit for their organisation and by driving private patient uptake provides additional revenue for the hospital.

Sydney, Australia, January 11th 2016.Children' Health QLD has signed a new 3 year User Agreement with eHealthWise Services to use the THELMA eligibility solution provided by eHealthWise Services.

Lady Cilento Hospital is part of Children's Health QLD and provides a comprehensive range of Specialist General, Acute and Paediatric services to the residents Brisbane. The vision of Lady Cilento Hospital is to provide the best possible healthcare for every child and young person, in every family, in every community in Queensland.

"We are delighted to have implemented our THELMA service for Lady Cilento Hospital." said Stuart Davies, Business Development Director of eHealthWise. "As part of Children's Health QLD, Lady Cilento Hospital needed a comprehensive and easy to use online eligibility checking solution for privately insured patients". eHealthWise's award winning THELMA platform was the perfect fit for their organisation and by driving private patient uptake provides additional revenue for the hospital.

2015 Press Release

Sydney, Australia, December 3rd 2015.Gippsland Southern Health Service has signed a new 3 years User Agreement with eHealthWise Services to use the THELMA eligibility solution provided by eHealthWise Services.

Gippsland Southern Health Service provides a comprehensive range of Specialist General, Acute, Aged and Residential, Allied Health and Community Services to the residents of the Shire of South Gippsland. GSHS has two main hospital sites at Leongatha and Korumbarra as well as additional community health centres across the region.

"We are delighted to have implemented our THELMA service for Gippsland Southern Health Service."said Stuart Davies, Business Development Director of eHealthWise. "Gippsland Southern Health Service were looking for a low barrier entry into online eligibility checking for privately insured patients. eHealthWise's award winning THELMA platform was the perfect fit for their organisation and by driving efficiency and reducing bad debt, allows them to continue providing outstanding patient care."

Sydney, Australia, September 19th 2015.Dr Prewett has signed a new 3 years User Agreement with eHealthWise Services to use the THELMA medical claims solution provided by eHealthWise Services.

"We are delighted to have implemented our THELMA service for Dr Prewett." said Stuart Davies, Business Development Director of eHealthWise. "Dr Prewett has an established practice and was looking for a low barrier entry into online claiming for privately insured patients. eHealthWise's award winning THELMA platform was the perfect fit for their organisation and by driving efficiency and reducing bad debt, allows them to continue providing outstanding patient care."

Sydney, Australia, September 4th 2015. Healthinc has signed a new 3 years National User Agreement with eHealthWise to use the THELMA medical claims solution provided by eHealthWise Services.

Established in 2002, Healthinc is an ISO 9001 certified Radiology Information Solutions Provider that is revolutionising the radiology industry by offering cutting edge technology and end-to-end solutions. Healthinc's Occam RIS and their wide range of other provider solutions have a nationwide customer base that are backed by quality service and support.

"We are extremely pleased to have signed a new, National User Agreement with Healthinc for the Australian market." said Stuart Davies, Business Development Director of eHealthWise. "Healthinc has been using our THELMA platform since 2006, and is now renewing their THELMA User Agreement so that they can continue sending medical claims electronically. This allows their health provider customers to eliminate inefficient manual processes and streamline their claiming process electronically to Medicare Australia and the Department of Veteran Affairs.

Sydney, Australia, September 7th 2015.Otway Medical Clinic has signed a new 3 years User Agreement with eHealthWise Services to use the THELMA medical claims solution provided by eHealthWise Services.

"We are delighted to have implemented our THELMA service for Otway Medical Clinic." said Stuart Davies, Business Development Director of eHealthWise. "Otway Medical Clinic has an established practice and was looking for a low barrier entry into online claiming for privately insured patients. eHealthWise's award winning THELMA platform was the perfect fit for their organisation and by driving efficiency and reducing bad debt, allows them to continue providing outstanding patient care."

Sydney, Australia, September 3rd 2015.Dr Alexander has signed a new 3 years User Agreement with eHealthWise Services to use the THELMA medical claims solution provided by eHealthWise Services.

"We are delighted to have implemented our THELMA service for Dr Alexander." said Stuart Davies, Business Development Director of eHealthWise. "Dr Alexander has an established practice and was looking for a low barrier entry into online claiming for privately insured patients. eHealthWise's award winning THELMA platform was the perfect fit for their organisation and by driving efficiency and reducing bad debt, allows them to continue providing outstanding patient care."

Sydney, Australia, September 3rd 2015.Bayside Haematology & Oncology Group has signed a new 3 years User Agreement with eHealthWise Services to use the THELMA medical claims solution provided by eHealthWise Services.

"We are delighted to have implemented our THELMA service for Bayside Haematology & Oncology Group." said Stuart Davies, Business Development Director of eHealthWise. "Bayside Haematology & Oncology Group has an established practice and was looking for a low barrier entry into online claiming for privately insured patients. eHealthWise's award winning THELMA platform was the perfect fit for their organisation and by driving efficiency and reducing bad debt, allows them to continue providing outstanding patient care."

Sydney, Australia, September 1st 2015.Dr Narayan has signed a new 3 years User Agreement with eHealthWise Services to use the THELMA medical claims solution provided by eHealthWise Services.

"We are delighted to have implemented our THELMA service for Dr Narayan." said Stuart Davies, Business Development Director of eHealthWise. "Dr Narayan has an established practice and was looking for a low barrier entry into online claiming for privately insured patients. eHealthWise's award winning THELMA platform was the perfect fit for their organisation and by driving efficiency and reducing bad debt, allows them to continue providing outstanding patient care."

Sydney, Australia, August 30th 2015. Rich River Health Group has signed a new 3 years Users Agreement with eHealthWise Services to use the THELMA medical claims solution provided by eHealthWise Services.

"We are delighted to have implemented our THELMA service for Rich River Health Group." said Stuart Davies, Business Development Director of eHealthWise. "Rich River Health Group is an established rural healthcare group and was looking for a low barrier entry into online claiming for privately insured patients. eHealthWise's award winning THELMA platform was the perfect fit for their organisation and by driving efficiency and reducing bad debt, allows them to continue providing outstanding patient care."

Sydney, Australia, August 28th 2015. Further to the announcement made on April 23rd, 2015, Delmont Private Hospital has successfully achieved Go Live electronic claims status with the implementation of the THELMA In-patient Hospital Claims (IHC) solution provided by eHealthWise Services.

Delmont Private Hospital is Victoria's second largest psychiatric facility. Based in Glen Iris, Melbourne, Delmont Private Hospital is an 88 bed independently owned psychiatric facility providing first class psychiatric care and treatment of addictions and offering a broad range of services.

"Delmont has achieved Go Live with their electronic billing strategy" said Stuart Davies, Business Development Director of eHealthWise. "eHealthWise has seamlessly implemented the additional functionality of its secure THELMA IHC solution with Delmont Private, and the hospital is now sending all of its In-patient Hospital Claims (IHC) electronically to the private health funds using the THELMA Platform. This solution will revolutionise their billing and cash flow and will allow them to focus on their core business of providing class leading patient care."

Sydney, Australia, August 25rd 2015.Dr Braham has signed a new 3 years User Agreement with eHealthWise Services to use the THELMA medical claims solution provided by eHealthWise Services.

"We are delighted to have implemented our THELMA service for Dr Braham." said Stuart Davies, Business Development Director of eHealthWise. "Dr Braham has an established practice and was looking for a low barrier entry into online claiming for privately insured patients. eHealthWise's award winning THELMA platform was the perfect fit for their organisation and by driving efficiency and reducing bad debt, allows them to continue providing outstanding patient care."

Sydney, Australia, August 23rd 2015.Dr Dabkowski has signed a new 3 years User Agreement with eHealthWise Services to use the THELMA medical claims solution provided by eHealthWise Services.

"We are delighted to have implemented our THELMA service for Dr Dabkowski." said Stuart Davies, Business Development Director of eHealthWise. "Dr Dabkowski has an established practice and was looking for a low barrier entry into online claiming for privately insured patients. eHealthWise's award winning THELMA platform was the perfect fit for their organisation and by driving efficiency and reducing bad debt, allows them to continue providing outstanding patient care."

Sydney, Australia, August 21th 2015. North Coast Radiology has signed a new 5 years National User Agreement with eHealthWise to use the THELMA medical claims solution provided by eHealthWise Services.

North Coast Radiology is a group of radiology practices that provide diagnostic medical imaging services across NSW. The origins of North Coast Radiology can be traced back to Lismore in 1974, and in over 40 years the group has grown widely, now encompassing locations in the North Coast of NSW, as well as the Clarence Valley and the suburbs of Chatswood & Ryde in Sydney.

"We are excited to have signed a new, National User Agreement with North Coast Radiology for the Australian market." said Stuart Davies, Business Development Director of eHealthWise. "North Coast Radiology has been using our THELMA platform since 2008, and is now renewing their THELMA User Agreement so that they can continue sending medical claims electronically. This streamlines their claims process and allows them to focus on providing health care."

Sydney, Australia, August 20th 2015. Border Physicians Group has signed a new 3 years User Agreement with eHealthWise Services to use the THELMA medical claims solution provided by eHealthWise Services.

"We are delighted to have implemented our THELMA service for Border Physicians Group." said Stuart Davies, Business Development Director of eHealthWise. "Border Physicians Group is an established rural healthcare group and was looking for a low barrier entry into online claiming for privately insured patients. eHealthWise's award winning THELMA platform was the perfect fit for their organisation and by driving efficiency and reducing bad debt, allows them to continue providing outstanding patient care

Sydney, Australia, June 11th 2015. Gold Coast Hospital and Health Service has signed a new 3 years User Agreement to use the THELMA eligibility solution provided by eHealthWise Services.

The Gold Coast Hospital and Health Service operates 2 major hospitals serving the Gold Coast area in QLD. Gold Coast University Hospital is a new 750 bed facility located in Southport providing a wide range of service including specialised cancer and cardiac services, neuroscience, trauma and neonatal intensive care, and it will be one of Queensland's largest teaching and research facilities.

Robina Hospital is a 364 bed facility located in the Robina CBD offering specialities in general medicine, coronary care, mental health, allied health and aged care.

"We are very excited to begin a new long term relationship with Gold Coast Hospital and Health Service." said Stuart Davies, Business Development Director of eHealthWise. "This large QLD based health service were looking for a cutting edge, low cost eligibility solution to help boost their private patient uptake. Our easy to implement THELMA platform streamlines their admissions process, and from day one will drive their private patient uptake, providing a greatly improved financial return for the Health Service."

Sydney, Australia, May 15th 2015.The Hobart Clinic has signed a new 3 years User Agreement with eHealthWise Services to use the THELMA eligibility and in-patient hospital claims solution provided by eHealthWise Services.

The Hobart Clinic is Tasmania's leading private not-for-profit treatment centre for anxiety & depression, clinical mental health conditions, and drug & alcohol addictions. With outstanding medical expertise, and a vision based on values rather than profit, The Hobart Clinic provides excellence in mental health in Tasmania.

"We are delighted to extend our relationship with The Hobart Clinic." said Stuart Davies,Business Development Director of eHealthWise. "The Hobart Clinic will now be doing all of their cover checks and in-patient hospital claims electronically to the private health funds. Our extremely competitive software solution is a great fit with their not-for-profit status, and will streamline the admissions and claiming process allowing them to continue providing outstanding patient care."

Sydney, Australia, May 1st 2015. Marie Stopes International has signed a new, National User Agreement with eHealthWise Services to use the THELMA eligibility and in-patient hospital claims solution provided by eHealthWise Services.

Marie Stopes International has been delivering modern reproductive health care for over 30 years, with over 600 International Health Centres, and 9000 team members operating across 37 countries. Marie Stopes International operates in Australia as "Dr Marie" centres. There are 15 "Dr Marie" centres nationwide offering a full range of sexual and reproductive health care.

"We are excited to have signed a new, National User Agreement with Marie Stopes International for the Australian market." said Stuart Davies, Business Development Director of eHealthWise. "Marie Stopes International has been using our THELMA platform since 2006, and is now renewing their THELMA User Agreement so that they can send cover checks and in-patient hospital claims electronically to all private health funds. This will streamline the admissions and claiming process for Marie Stopes International and allow them to focus on providing world leading reproductive health care."

Sydney, Australia, April 23rd 2015. Delmont Private Hospital has signed a new 10 years User Agreement with eHealthWise Services to use the THELMA eligibility and in-patient hospital claims solution provided by eHealthWise Services.

Delmont Private Hospital is Victoria's second largest psychiatric facility. Based in Glen Iris, Melbourne, Delmont Private Hospital is an 88 bed independently owned psychiatric facility providing first class psychiatric care and treatment of addictions and offering a broad range of services.

"We are delighted to extend our relationship with Delmont Private Hospital." said Stuart Davies, Business Development Director of eHealthWise. "Delmont Private has been using the THELMA platform since 2002, and is now renewing their THELMA User Agreement so that they can send their cover checks and in-patient hospital claims electronically to the private health funds. This will streamline the admissions and claiming process for Delmont Private Hospital and allow them to focus on providing class leading patient care."

Sydney, 26 February 2015.Concept Fertility Centre has achieved Go Live status with the THELMA Online Eligibility Checking (OEC) and Patient Verification to Medicare ECLIPSE and private health funds (PVM/PVF) solution provided by eHealthWise Services..

Founded in 1982, Concept Fertility Centre is the longest established IVF facility in Western Australia and provides the most comprehensive range of fertility services available in the state. Concept has been at the forefront of Assisted Reproductive Technology since its inception and has over 40 years of experience in the fields of semenology, embryology, biochemistry and early foetal development.

"Concept Fertility Centre has achieved an important step in their electronic billing strategy" said Stuart Davies, Business Development Director of eHealthWise. "eHealthWise was able to seamlessly implement the functionality of its Secure THELMA OEC and PVM/PVF solution, the centre is now using THELMA for all of its Patient Eligibility checking and Patient Verification electronically to Medicare Australia via the THELMA Platform. This solution will streamline their patient admission process and allow them to focus on their core business of providing world leading fertility technology."

2014 Press Release

Sydney, Australia, December 18th 2014. Skin and Cancer Foundation Australia has signed a new user agreement with eHealthWise to use its THELMA e-health technology.

Skin and Cancer Foundation Australia is a private day surgery group located over several sites dedicated to excellent, efficient and compassionate care, and provides comprehensive oncology services in the Sydney metropolitan area.

"We are excited to be offering our THELMA claims service to Skin and Cancer Foundation Australia" said Stuart Davies, Business Development Director of eHealthWise. "Skin and Cancer Foundation Australia were looking for a reliable, low cost solution to their claiming process. They recognised the value that using our THELMA solution would provide, to aid them in driving efficiencies in their practise locations in the Sydney area."

Sydney, Australia, December 18th 2014. Specialist Oncology Services Australia has signed a new user agreement with eHealthWise to use its THELMA e-health technology.

Specialist Oncology Services is a private day surgery group located over several sites dedicated to excellent, efficient and compassionate care, and provides comprehensive oncology services in the Sydney metropolitan area.

"We are excited to be offering our THELMA claims service to Specialist Oncology Services" said Stuart Davies, Business Development Director of eHealthWise. "Specialist Oncology Services were looking for a turn-key solution to their claiming process. They recognised the value that using the THELMA claiming platform would provide, to facilitate billing in their practise locations in Sydney."

Sydney, Australia, Nov 20th 2014. BUMP IVF has signed a new 3 year user agreement with eHealthWise to use its THELMA e-health technology.

BUMP IVF is a state of the art private fertility centre based at a brand new day clinic in Mosman NSW, offering fertility services to patients in Sydney's north metro area. BUMP IVF offers a comprehensive range of fertility services including In Vitro Fertilisation (IVF), Intracytoplasmic Sperm Injection (ICSI) and Frozen Embryo Transfer (FET).

Dan Lock, Medical Billing Consultant for BUMP IVF said: "We are looking forward to using THELMA at BUMP IVF to help with streamlining our patient admissions process."

"We are delighted to be implementing our THELMA service at BUMP IVF" said Stuart Davies, Business Development Director of eHealthWise. "BUMP IVF was looking for a reliable, low cost solution to streamline their patient admissions process, and they recognised the value that using our THELMA solution would provide for their new facility."

Sydney, 14 October 2014.Concept Fertility Centre has signed a new 3 year user agreement with eHealthWise to use its THELMA e-health technology.

Founded in 1982, Concept Fertility Centre is the longest established IVF facility in Western Australia and provides the most comprehensive range of fertility services available in the state. Concept has been at the forefront of Assisted Reproductive Technology since its inception and has over 40 years of experience in the fields of semenology, embryology, biochemistry and early foetal development.

Richard Deakin, the Revenue Manager of Concept Fertility Centre said: "Using THELMA at our facility will streamline up our admissions process and revolutionise our billing and cash flow by allowing us to lodge claims electronically with the private health funds."

"We are pleased to be partnering with Concept Fertility Centre" said Stuart Davies, Business Development Director of eHealthWise. "Concept values the time and cost saving advantage that using the THELMA solution provides, which allows staff to focus on their core deliverable of providing premium quality patient care."

Sydney, 25 September 2014.SA Health has renewed its commercial relationship with eHealthWise by signing a new 3 year user agreement to use the THELMA e-health technology platform

Emilio Fantasia, Strategic Manager, Hospital Revenue Business Systems, of SA Health said: "We are happy with the electronic medical claim services provided by eHealthWise THELMA and the ease with which we were able to integrate our medical claims processes to THELMA. We look forward to using their patient verification services"

SA Health is the brand name for the health portfolio of services and agencies responsible to the South Australian government's Minister for Health and the Minister for Mental Health and Substance Abuse. The portfolio consists of the Department of Health, Central Adelaide Local Health Network, Northern Adelaide Local Health Network, Southern Adelaide Local Health Network, Women's and Children's Health Network, Country Health SA Local Health Network, and SA Ambulance Service.

Sydney, Australia, June 24th 2014. Mater Health Services in Brisbane has achieved Go Live status to BUPA using the THELMA in-patient hospital claims solution provided by eHealthWise Services.

Mater Health Services comprises seven hospitals based in south Brisbane that provides a range of hospital and medical services to the metro Brisbane region. Mater provides exceptional care across a broad range of clinical areas with a strong focus on cancer care, neuroscience, women's health, newborn services and the care of young adults and adolescents.

"Mater Health Services has now extended their billing process to include e-claiming to BUPA." said Stuart Davies, Business Development Director of eHealthWise. "Mater Health Services has been a long term user of THELMA services, and we have now fully rolled out the THELMA claims solution so that the hospital is now sending their in-patient hospital claims electronically to BUPA. This will complete the efficiency upgrade to their billing process and provide ongoing improvement to their cash flow."

Sydney, Australia, June 1st 2014. Monash Health has achieved Go Live status using the THELMA Medical Claims solution provided by eHealthWise Services.

Monash Health is Victoria's largest Health Service, providing a wide range of hospital nd medical services to a population of 1.34 million people in the South Eastern suburbs of Melbourne, Victoria. Over 190,000 patients are admitted annually over 40 sites within Monash Health.

Stephen Waller, Director of Revenue Services for Monash Health said: "THELMA streamlines medical billing and helps us speed up the payment process with Medicare.The eHealthwise team were easy to deal with, proficient and knowledgeable."

"Monash Health is a significant sized organisation utilising the THELMA platform," said Stuart Davies, Business Development Director of eHealthWise. "The THELMA claims solution is now sending out-patient medical claims electronically to Medicare."

Sydney, Australia, May 16th 2014. The Hills Clinic has signed a new 3 year user agreement with eHealthWise to use its THELMA e-health technology.

The Hills Clinic is an independent specialist private psychiatric hospital based in Sydney, New South Wales, offering services to patients in Sydney's northwest. The hospital is the first purpose built private mental health clinic in NSW and offers patients a full range of mental health services and treatments.

Susan Keetels, Finance Manager for The Hills Clinic said: "We are looking forward to using THELMA at our new clinic to help with admitting our privately insured patients. THELMA streamlines the admission process for private patients, gives them all the information they need regarding out of pocket expenses, and helps us speed up the process for both ourselves and the patient.""

"We are excited to implement our THELMA service to The Hills Clinic" said Stuart Davies, Business Development Director of eHealthWise. "The Hills Clinic was looking for a reliable, low cost solution to streamline their admissions process. They recognised the value that using our THELMA solution would provide, to aid them in driving practise efficiencies."

Sydney, Australia, May 15th 2014. NIB Health Funds Limited has signed an extension to the User Agreement with eHealthWise Services to use the THELMA eligibility and inpatient hospital claims solution provided by eHealthWise Services.

Based in Newcastle, New South Wales, NIB Health Funds is Australia's fourth largest private health insurer providing cover to more than 900,000 people nationwide.

"We are delighted to extend our relationship with NIB." said Stuart Davies, Business Development Director of eHealthWise. "NIB has been using the THELMA platform since 2005, and is now extending their THELMA User Agreement so that the healthcare providers can continue sending their cover checks and in-patient hospital claims electronically to the fund. This will streamline the assessment process for NIB and allow them to focus on providing benefits for their members."

Sydney, Australia, May 12th 2014. Mater Townsville Hospital has achieved Go Live status to BUPA using the THELMA in-patient hospital claims solution provided by eHealthWise Services.

Mater Townsville Hospital is a 150 bed hospital based in Townsville that provides a range of hospital and medical services to Townsville and the North Queensland region.

"Mater Townsville has now extended their billing process to include e-claiming to BUPA." said Stuart Davies, Business Development Director of eHealthWise. "Mater Townsville have been long term advocates and users of THELMA, and we have now fully rolled out the THELMA claims solution so that the hospital is now sending their in-patient hospital claims electronically to BUPA. This will complete the efficiency upgrade to their billing process and provide ongoing improvement to their cash flow."

Sydney, Australia, May 8th 2014. Further to the announcement made on April 9th, 2014 Genea has successfully achieved stage two of Go Live electronic claims status with the implementation of the THELMA In-patient Hospital Claims (IHC) solution provided by eHealthWise Services.

Genea is a world leading fertility technology centre based in Sydney and provides a range of fertility technology and services to patients across metropolitan and rural NSW, the ACT, and Perth. In early in 2014 Genea opened a partner clinic in New Zealand.

"Genea has achieved the second stage in their electronic billing strategy" said Stuart Davies, Business Development Director of eHealthWise. "eHealthWise has seamlessly implemented the additional functionality of its Secure THELMA IHC solution with Genea, and the group is now sending all of its In-patient Hospital Claims electronically to the private health funds using the THELMA Platform. This solution will revolutionise their billing and cash flow and will allow them to focus on their core business of providing world leading fertility technology."

Sydney, Australia, April 28th 2014. Further to the announcement made on October 23rd, 2013 Clintel has successfully achieved Go Live electronic claims status with the implementation of the Glen Osmond Surgicentre onto the THELMA In-patient Hospital Claims (IHC) solution provided by eHealthWise Services.

Clintel Systems provides intelligent software solutions for the health industry and operates across the healthcare sector. Clintel specialises in healthcare clinical systems, providing software and support services to the Australian and New Zealand healthcare market.

"Clintel has achieved the first stage in their electronic billing strategy" said Stuart Davies, Business Development Director of eHealthWise. "eHealthWise has seamlessly implemented the THELMA In-patient Hospital Claim solution with Glen Osmond Surgicentre. This marks the first milestone for Clintel along the path to sending all of its In-patient Hospital Claims electronically to the private health funds using the THELMA Platform. The roll out will now accelerate to connect all of Clintel's day surgeries and private hospitals"

Sydney, Australia, April 9th 2014. Genea has achieved Go Live status with the THELMA Patient Interactive Claims (PCI) solution provided by eHealthWise Services.

Genea is a world leading fertility technology centre based in Sydney and provides a range of fertility technology and services to patients across metropolitan and rural NSW, the ACT, and Perth. In early in 2014 Genea opened a partner clinic in New Zealand.

"Genea has achieved an important step in their electronic billing strategy" said Stuart Davies, Business Development Director of eHealthWise. "eHealthWise was able to seamlessly implement the additional functionality of its Secure THELMA PCI solution, with Genea and the group is now sending all of its Patient Interactive Claims electronically to Medicare Australia via the THELMA Platform. This solution will revolutionise their billing and cash flow and will allow them to focus on their core business of providing world leading fertility technology to help couples."

Sydney, Australia, April 8th 2014. Royal Victorian Eye & Ear Hospital has achieved Go Live status with the THELMA in-patient hospital claims solution provided by eHealthWise Services.

Royal Victorian Eye & Ear Hospital is a public hospital based in East Melbourne and provides a range of ophthalmic services to over 250,000 patients a year. The Royal Victorian Eye & Ear is Australia's pre-eminent specialty eye & ear hospital, and is a world leader in eye, ear, nose & throat services, research and teaching.

"Royal Victorian Eye & Ear Hospital has achieved an e-health milestone" said Stuart Davies, Business Development Director of eHealthWise. "We have implemented the THELMA claims solution and the hospital is now sending their in-patient hospital claims electronically to the private health funds. This will streamline their billing, improve cash flow and ultimately help improve patient care."

Sydney, Australia, April 1st 2014. Port Macquarie Ophthalmic Surgery has signed a new 3 year user agreement with eHealthWise to use its THELMA e-health technology.

Port Macquarie Ophthalmic Surgery is a private day surgery based in Port Macquarie, NSW and provides a range of ophthalmic services to patients.

Lauren Campbell, the Accounts Manager of Port Macquarie Ophthalmic Surgery said: "Using THELMA at our facility speeds up our pre-admission workflow and allows us to provide full disclosure around out-of-pocket information for our patients. We love using THELMA as it is a one stop shop for us to do all our cover checks to the health funds."

"We are pleased to be partnering with Port Macquarie Ophthalmic Surgery" said Stuart Davies, Business Development Director of eHealthWise. "Port Macquarie Ophthalmic Surgery values the time and cost saving advantage that using the THELMA solution provides, to help improve patient care on the front line."

Sydney, Australia, March 27th 2014. eHealthWise was chosen to present to attendees of the recent Innovate NSW Collaborative Solutions in e-Health Pitching & Network Event hosted by the NSW Government Trade & Investment.

The event focused on the challenges, opportunities, and technology-enabled solutions related to eHealth, and was intended for organisations seeking potential partners for consortia formation. The audience included: technology developers, health industry professionals, research organisations, multinational corporations, and government.

"The Collaborative Solutions event was an ideal stage to promote our THELMA transaction platform to a wider e-Health audience" said Stuart Davies, Business Development Director of eHealthWise. "We have implemented our THELMA SaaS solution widely across the hospital and day surgery sector and are now looking to expand our offering into new verticals and other market sectors. This event will provide opportunities for us to partner strategically with key industry players to take on the big challenges facing the e-health roll out across the nation."

ABOUT INNOVATE NSW - COLLABORATIVE SOLUTIONS: The Collaborative Solutions program supports the formation of consortia, to develop innovative B2B technology-enabled solutions that address compelling needs in key sectors of the NSW economy. It focuses on opportunities, challenges, and changing business models brought about by enabling technologies such as mobile, cloud, analytics, sensors, advanced materials and biosciences. Successful submissions receive incentive grants for the development and piloting of new solutions.

Sydney, February 2011. Redcliffe Hospital has signed a new 3 year user agreement with eHealthWise to use its THELMA e-health technology.

Redcliffe Hospital is part of Metro North Health Service District, QLD and provides healthcare for patients in over 200 beds across the northern metro region of Brisbane.

Sharyn Benjamin, the District Revenue Officer of Redcliffe Hospital said: "We are looking forward to using THELMA to streamline our private patient admission process. THELMA has a long term presence in the market and is used by other hospitals within the Metro North Health Service District, so we had a high degree of confidence in the benefits of using THELMA in our admissions process."

"We are delighted to partner with Redcliffe Hospital," said Stuart Davies, Business Development Director of eHealthWise. "Redcliffe Hospital recognized the need to streamline their private patient admissions process and realized that THELMA was the perfect solution for them to drive the uptake of private patients in their hospital. This frees up staff to concentrate on their core competency of providing first class patient care."

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