VistA-Edge Practice Management System

The VistA-Edge PMS provides an easy to use GUI with rich features for Patient Registration, Schedules, Paper and Electronic Claims using both 4010 and 5010 HIPAA messages. All patient registrations and schedules are sent automatically to VistA using the Mirth HL7 engine. All billing related information including CPT and ICD codes are also sent as HL7 messages by VistA to the PMS. The VistA-EdgeTM PMS uses J2SE (Swing) based front end and a MySQL Database.

Key Features:

  • Scalable and usable in single or multiple location clinics.
  • Ability to create both Paper and Electronic Claims with a built in scrubber
  • Electronic claims have option to use either 4010 or 5010 HIPAA messages (and presently accredited with Emdeon and interfaced using their webservice), with facility to interface with other clearinghouses using either SFTP or WebServices.
  • Patient Demographics include Patient Photo and ability to attach & view other patient specific IDs and related documents.
  • Powerful Scheduling System providing multi location appointments for same physician and with ability to keep track of holidays & physician availability and leave periods.
  • Patient registration and schedule details synchronised to VistA and Billing related Visit details automatically received into the PMS on real-time basis.
  • Analytical view of Electronic Remittance Advice (ERA) with drill down features for identifying payments received, adjusted and denied.
  • Various Dashboards to ensure that all VistA encounters are received in PMS, that all patient visits are billed, that all billing dues are received both from patient and insurance.
  • Inter user communication – including with VistA users to whom notifications will be sent.
  • Plug-ins for state specific features such as Sliding Fee, Family planning reporting.
  • Powerful reporting including that for UDS & Grants (available as a plug-in), Patient Registries for Asthma, Diabetes & CVD.
  • Synchronization with SFTP server to upgrade PMS to current version. Users are prompted for upgrade if they are using an older version. If opted for, the latest version will be automatically downloaded and deployed.

Compatibility: Presently interfaced with WorldVistA, but can be easily interfaced with any of the other versions of VistA including RPMS, vxVistA or OpenVistA .

Point of Contact: Joseph Puthooran,, Contact Number +1 410 753 2909

Homepage: Edgeware Technologies