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Plains Area Mental Health selects Sequest TIER

April 14, 2011
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Lisle, Ill. — Sequest, a business solutions and software provider for the health and human services industry, has announced Plains Area Mental Health, Inc. (Le Mars, Iowa) has purchased the company's TIER Workflow and Billing solution to implement electronic health records and improve overall efficiencies.
Plains Area specializes in providing professional, confidential outpatient mental health services including counseling, psychiatric, medication and community based support services to assist individuals of all ages, as well as couples and families.

"We are excited to be working with Sequest and their TIER Solution as we move into an electronic health record," said Patrick Schmitz, Executive Director of Plains Area Mental Health, Inc. "Plains Area's strong history of providing quality mental health services will be enhanced with the addition of the TIER Solution, allowing improved clinical documentation, security, confidentiality, data analysis, reporting and program planning. The organization conducted a long search for an EHR that met its overall needs, according to Schmitz, adding that he believes the TIER Solution "exceeds our expectations." "We believe our employees, clients and other stakeholders will be pleased with the changes they see as a result of our implementation," he said.

Sequest's CEO, Bill Connors, responded to Plains Area Mental Health, Inc.'s selection of TIER by saying: "We are privileged to add Plains Area Mental Health, Inc. to the growing number of partnerships we have and look forward to learning how better to assist their delivery of services."