NextGen Review

About NextGen Healthcare Information Systems

NextGen is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Quality Systems, Inc., which has been developing and producing quality software for over 30 years. Quality Systems created NextGen Healthcare Information Systems in 2001 and it has since become a leading electronic health records (EHR) and practice management provider for medical and dental practices as well as hospitals. NextGen’s EHR and practice management software solutions helps healthcare practices enhance patient care, increase productivity and optimize office revenue.

NextGen Ambulatory EHR

The Ambulatory product suite in an integrated system that streamlines patient visits and improves overall patient care. The system is customizable and can be tailored to fit practices of different size and specialty, with prebuilt templates designed to accommodate over 26 specialties.

  • Advanced security
  • Clinical Content
  • Coding Optimization and Compliance
  • Disease Management
  • ePrescribing and Medications Module
  • Health Maintenance
  • Image Management
  • Lab and Device Connectivity
  • Patient Education Health Patient Instructions
  • Referral Management
  • Reporting
  • Meets ARRA Meaningful Use Criteria

NextGen Practice Management

The Practice Management solution integrates with the NextGen product suite and is designed to improve a practice’s cash flow and enhance its productivity. The solution can assist a practice in their everyday productivity by reducing the pressures of administrative tasks and transferring the office to a paperless system. The WorkLog Manager, an automated task management system that is integrated with NextGen Practice Management, helps to keep practice staff on task and productive.

  • Helps avoid duplicate data entry
  • WorkLog Manager
  • Autoflow for check-in and check-out
  • Background Business Processor
  • Eligibility Verification
  • Claim Status Checking
  • Appointment Scheduling
  • Reporting
  • Electronic Claims
  • Denial Management
  • Aging Management
  • Collections
  • Accounts Receivable

NextGen Inpatient Clinicals and Financials

The inpatient suite is a fully web-based clinicals and financials solution. The combination of the two solutions provides hospitals with a complete clinical, financial and administrative solution to enhance patient care and increase productivity. The Inpatient Financial solution is a financial and administrative system that helps hospitals significantly improve smart operations and reduce overall administrative costs.

  • Certified EHR
  • Scalable, secure and mobile web-based enterprise platform
  • Full “cloud computing” capabilities
  • Value-based option

NextGen Patient Portal

NextGen’s Patient Portal facilitates the interactive communication between a healthcare provider and its patients.

  • High quality Security
  • Online Consultations
  • Automated Interviews
  • Customized Disease and Health Management Plans
  • Group Messaging
  • Electronic Forms


NextGen’s EHR and practice management solutions are CCHIT Certified and HIPAA compliant.

The Bottom Line

NextGen, a subsidiary of Quality Systems, Inc., develops and produces high quality Ambulatory and Inpatient EHR and Practice Management solutions for healthcare providers of all size and specialty. The CCHIT certified and HIPAA compliant software solutions improve patient care while significantly enhancing overall practice productivity.