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Acumen Physician Solutions, a subsidiary of Fresenius Medical Care North America (FMCNA), has joined forces with Epic Systems Corporation to develop Acumen 2.0. Acumen said the new EHR and practice management software is set to launch in 2018.

“Our collaboration with Epic delivers next generation EHR capabilities for our valued physicians and clinicians, improving usability and enhancing data sharing capabilities,” said FMCNA CEO Bill Valle.

Epic is used by 405 health care organizations covering 41,200 clinics, 1,950 hospitals, and over 336,000 physicians.

Read the full story at Nephrology News.

About Fresenius Medical Care North America

Fresenius Medical Care North America (FMCNA) is the premier healthcare company focused on providing the highest quality care to people with renal and other chronic conditions. Through its industry-leading network of dialysis facilities, outpatient cardiac and vascular labs and urgent care centers, Fresenius Medical Care North America provides coordinated health care services at pivotal care points for hundreds of thousands of chronically ill customers throughout the continent. As the world’s largest fully integrated renal company, it offers specialty pharmacy and laboratory services, and manufactures and distributes the most comprehensive line of dialysis equipment, disposable products and renal pharmaceuticals. For more information, visit the FMCNA website at

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