Terra Nova to provide transcription overflow to Whitehorse
February 16, 2017
WHITEHORSE, YT – Yukon Hospital Corp. has selected Terra Nova Transcription, of St. John’s, NL as its transcription overflow partner for its largest acute care facility, the Whitehorse General Hospital (WGH).
“The contract for overflow transcription services went through our competitive bidding process,” said Marc Bouchard, chief information officer of Yukon Hospitals. “We are pleased to select a company that best meets our needs and proves to be a valuable service partner. We are confident in Terra Nova’s ability to provide quality transcription services to support safe and excellent care in our hospitals.”
“Partnering with Yukon Hospitals allows us to offer their clinicians quality transcription and most up-to-date medical records when needed while giving the hospital a flexible option when demands increase,” said Maria French (pictured), president and CEO of Terra Nova. “We are a key choice for healthcare organizations and health authorities looking for reliable and accurate transcription services to maintain timely document turnaround and support patient safety and quality care.”
About Yukon Hospital Corporation (YHC)
YHC operates Whitehorse General Hospital, Dawson City Community Hospital, and Watson Lake Community Hospital. WGH is Yukon’s primary acute care center, providing a full range of care, including 24/7 emergency care, inpatient and ambulatory care, surgical services, cancer care, visiting specialists’ clinics, therapy and lab services, and advanced diagnostic imaging. Visit https://yukonhospitals.ca for more information.
About Terra Nova
Terra Nova is a customer-centered, medical document partner in healthcare, providing medical coding and transcription solutions to help maximize health information management (HIM) productivity and improve medical reimbursement. Visit www.terranovatrans.com for more information.