Carle Foundation Hospital Completes Successful Virtual Epic HER Go-Live with Pivot Point Consulting & Realizes Cost Savings and Virtual Efficiencies TooNASHVILLE, TN. JUNE 22, 2020 Many healthcare organizations delayed their EHR implementations due to the COVID-19 pandemic. However, Carle Foundation Hospital, a large integrated health system based in Champaign, Illinois, and Pivot Point Consulting worked together to rapidly “pivot” plans at the 11th hour – a pivot that not only resulted in a successful go-live on April 1, but also cost savings and virtual efficiencies.
Censinet Announces Free Program to Help Healthcare ProvidersQuickly Assess Risks with New Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) VendorsNew PPE Third-Party Risk Assessment Program Allows Healthcare Organizations to Quickly and Securely Assess and On-Board PPE Vendors Boston – June 18, 2020 – Censinet, the leading collaborative risk network for healthcare providers, today announced a new free program that will enable healthcare providers to quickly assess the security risks of new personal protective equipment... read more
DrFirst and MARQUIS Med Rec Collaborative Partnering to Help End Error-Prone Medication Reconciliation ProcessesUsing best practices when taking medication history with DrFirst’s MedHx reduces discrepancies and adverse drug events ROCKVILLE, Md. and BOSTON, June 18, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Adverse drug events (ADEs) caused by medication discrepancies are estimated to affect as many as 40% of hospitalized patients and up to 17% of patients in the 30 days following discharge and yet are largely underreported in... read more
PatientPing Secures $60 Million in Series C Funding to Continue Expansion of National Electronic Notifications NetworkCompany to Scale Capabilities and Reach as Need for Real-Time Notifications About Patients’ Care Encounters Becomes Federally Mandated Boston —(June 9, 2020)— PatientPing, the nation’s leading care collaboration and e-notifications platform, today announced that it has raised $60 million in Series C funding to fuel expansion to new geographies and extend capabilities. Powered by the nation’s... read more
Healthgrades COVID-19 Patient Confidence Study Shows Consumer Confidence Towards Healthcare Providers on the RiseStudy Aligns with Significant Increases in Physician Search Activity at Healthgrades.com DENVER–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Patient confidence in visiting healthcare providers is at the highest levels since March 27, according to a new study conducted by Healthgrades, the leading resource that connects consumers, physicians and health systems, in partnership with Infosurv. The COVID-19 Patient Confidence Study, a weekly measure of consumer... read more
Allscripts U.K. client Gloucestershire Hospitals achieves successful go-live with e-observations solution amidst COVID-19 pandemicNHS Foundation Trust deploys new EHR functionality to identify and escalate treatment for its sickest patients; Allscripts creates a Go-Live Virtual Office to provide 24/7 remote go-live support CHICAGO – May 21, 2020 – Gloucestershire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, located in the United Kingdom, has successfully gone live with the latest addition to its Allscripts... read more
Capsule’s Ventilated Patient Surveillance Workstation Helping to Meet Hospital Care Demands for Critical COVID-19 PatientsUNIVERSITY OF MIAMI HEALTH SYSTEM AMONG NEW SITES TO GO-LIVE ANDOVER, MA—MAY 21, 2020—As hospitals confront the COVID-19 pandemic, caregivers need tools to help them manage a large and dispersed population of ventilated patients safely and effectively. To that end, Capsule Technologies offered the Ventilated Patient Surveillance (VPS) workstation providing present users of the company’s Medical Device... read more