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20 05, 2020

Maintaining Momentum on Your Paused Projects

By |2020-05-20T10:57:50-04:00May 20th, 2020|Blog, Healthcare IT, Homepage Feature, Post to Homepage Grid|

Posted on behalf of Jeff Ford, Director, Services In Healthcare, IT initiatives are always happening. New imaging software, an admissions application, a community integration initiative, the list of projects never ends. However, in recent months priorities have shifted. Hospitals are putting many projects on hold as the focus is on their COVID response. In [...]

27 04, 2020

How to Handle Patient Moves and Bed Transfers; A17 HL7 Messages

By |2020-04-27T10:21:10-04:00April 27th, 2020|Blog, Healthcare IT, Homepage Feature, Post to Homepage Grid|

Posted on behalf of Marianne Soucy, Director Client Solutions With many hospitals preparing for influxes of COVID patients, how to handle Patient moves and bed transfers has seen a sudden spike. LTC patients being moved to different units is one good example of this activity, moving patients to isolation units is another. While most [...]

3 04, 2020

How to Convert Non-HL7 Files into HL7 Messages

By |2020-08-25T13:39:20-04:00April 3rd, 2020|Blog, Healthcare IT, Homepage Feature, Interface Engine, Meditech, Post to Homepage Grid, Robotic Process Automation|

This is a question we are asked periodically: how can I process a non-HL7 batch file, such as a CSV, into individual HL7 messages for delivery via the interface engine? Recently, we helped a local hospital on one of our free Ask a Trainer sessions with setting up such a process for handling COVID [...]

25 03, 2020

Managing a Suddenly Remote Staff

By |2020-04-29T11:20:16-04:00March 25th, 2020|Blog, Homepage Feature, Post to Homepage Grid|

Posted on behalf of Jeff Ford, Director, Client Services COVID-19, or novel coronavirus, is here. It’s affecting our lives in innumerable ways. We’re being encouraged to stay home and away from others. Many businesses have had to close their doors temporarily. In the Healthcare Tech industry, many of us are fortunate enough to be [...]

23 03, 2020

Artificial Intelligence’s Role in Healthcare; Work Smarter, not Harder

By |2020-04-29T11:22:20-04:00March 23rd, 2020|Blog, Healthcare IT, Homepage Feature, Meditech, Post to Homepage Grid|

Posted on behalf of Katie Jankowski, Senior Implementation Engineer Healthcare is constantly innovating and offering new technology that changes the way patient care is provided. Artificial Intelligence is being used to improve workflows, help enhance patient experience, and assist with clinician decision-making. We are now seeing more virtualization of patient care and many Massachusetts-based [...]

16 03, 2020

We’re All Contributing to Change in Healthcare

By |2020-03-16T09:39:03-04:00March 16th, 2020|Blog, Healthcare IT, Homepage Feature, Post to Homepage Grid|

Posted on behalf of Christine Duval, Marketing Manager After months of preparing for HIMSS20, and looking forward to various presentations, educational sessions, meetings and events, it was disappointing to learn of HIMSS’ decision to cancel the event due to coronavirus concerns. However, we at Summit Healthcare completely understand and support the decision to do [...]

26 02, 2020

Using Services to Unlock the Potential of Your Incredible Staff

By |2020-02-26T13:32:04-05:00February 26th, 2020|Blog, Healthcare IT, Homepage Feature, Outsourcing, Post to Homepage Grid|

Posted on behalf of Jeff Ford, Director of Client Services Managed Services, Outsourcing, Professional Services, Software Services; these can all be four letter words when it comes to Budget Approval. Maybe you’re purchasing new software or just looking to get the most out of what you already have, but you’ve decided purchasing services is [...]

12 12, 2019

The Critical Importance of Patient Matching Capabilities

By |2019-12-12T11:22:41-05:00December 12th, 2019|Blog, Healthcare IT, Homepage Feature, Post to Homepage Grid|

Posted on behalf of Marianne Soucy, Director, Client Solutions Group An article picked up by my local news outlet a week or so ago led me to literally gasp out loud as I considered the potential implications: Due to similar names and demographics, a transplant team had given a much needed organ to the [...]

5 12, 2019

Migrating to Epic, Cerner, Meditech? The Value of Utilizing One Vendor to Assist with All Aspects of Your EHR Migration

By |2020-10-14T12:46:30-04:00December 5th, 2019|Blog, Healthcare IT, Homepage Feature, Interface Engine, Meditech, Migration, Post to Homepage Grid, Uncategorized|

Migrating to Epic, Cerner, Meditech? The Value of Utilizing One Vendor to Assist with All Aspects of Your EHR Migration With so many different EHR software vendors to choose from, it can be challenging for hospitals to decide which software would truly meet their best needs. Many factors typically contribute to the ultimate decision, [...]

18 11, 2019

Scrambling to Complete Projects Before Year End? Robotic Process Automation Really is All It’s Cracked Up to Be!

By |2019-11-18T08:29:40-05:00November 18th, 2019|Blog, Healthcare IT, Homepage Feature, Post to Homepage Grid, Robotic Process Automation|

Scrambling to Complete Tedious, Manual Projects Before Year End? Robotic Process Automation Really is All It’s Cracked Up to Be! By Christine Duval, Marketing Manager Hard to believe that we just had our first snowfall in Boston...in November! It seems way too early to start thinking about shoveling, but realistically Thanksgiving is right around [...]

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