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28 06, 2018

The Top 5 Things You Need to Know to Set Up Summit Exchange

By |2018-06-28T14:19:05+00:00June 28th, 2018|Healthcare IT, Interface Engine, Meditech|

Posted on behalf of Tom Bishop, Software Developer Having a game plan is essential before installing and configuring Summit Exchange. Here are some things to consider: 1. What are your interfacing needs? An interface is defined as “a point where two systems, subjects, organizations, etc., meet and interact.” Identify the number of interfaces. Start [...]

26 06, 2018

Multiple Hospitals Upgrading to Summit Exchange Platform for Enhanced Interoperability

By |2018-07-03T09:25:36+00:00June 26th, 2018|Care Coordination, Healthcare IT, Meaningful Use, Meditech, Press Release|

Multiple Hospitals Upgrading to Summit Exchange Platform for Enhanced Interoperability Summit Healthcare’s Clients Experiencing Increased Benefits by Upgrading to the Latest Integration Technology Braintree, Mass., June 26, 2018 – Summit Healthcare, a leader in healthcare system integration and automation solutions, today announced multiple new signings from clients to upgrade their existing Express Connect technology [...]

6 06, 2018

It’s Time to Make Interoperability Meaningful

By |2018-06-26T11:21:46+00:00June 6th, 2018|Care Coordination, Healthcare IT, Meaningful Use, Meditech|

Posted on behalf of Alyssa Semple, Regional Sales Manager “Meaningful” has become an obsolete buzz word in the healthcare industry in recent years, with the onslaught of Meaningful Use. So much so, that the incentive program has been renamed “Promoting Interoperability (PI)”. Even the name change seems to express that exchanging information is necessary [...]

23 05, 2018

Can a Better Process Generate Revenue as well as Save Labor?

By |2018-06-06T11:36:57+00:00May 23rd, 2018|Care Coordination, Healthcare IT, Meditech|

Posted on behalf of Marianne Soucy, Director of Client Solutions I always enjoy getting to talk with customers about how our products have impacted their workflow once the dust has settled and things are running as intended. We strive to make sure the products are performing as expected, of course, but it makes our [...]

19 04, 2018

Beckers Hospital Review – Day 2

By |2018-06-06T11:37:47+00:00April 19th, 2018|Healthcare IT|

Posted on behalf of Paul Actis, Senior VP, Research and Development To begin with, I'd like to say Chicago is a GREAT walking city.   They really know how to take advantage of Lake Michigan as there are miles of trails that seem to go on forever.  It is also comforting to know Chicago walkers [...]

17 04, 2018

Beckers Hospital Review – Day 1

By |2018-06-06T11:40:18+00:00April 17th, 2018|Healthcare IT, Meditech|

Posted on behalf of Paul Actis, Senior VP of Research and Development This was my first time attending Becker's Hospital Review. Becker's offered an invitation to attend as long as I would be a reviewer for some of the sessions, so this provided a great opportunity to participate. One of the most difficult decisions [...]

11 04, 2018

Do You Know Your Downtime Reporting System?

By |2018-06-06T11:41:06+00:00April 11th, 2018|Healthcare IT, Meditech|

Business Continuity Tips, Tricks, and Use Cases for Adding Value to your Summit Downtime Reporting System By: BJ Rosario, Product Manager  The Summit Downtime Reporting System (DRS) is a powerful business continuity tool for healthcare, providing clinical staff access to patient reports during planned and unplanned downtimes. But are you leveraging all that Summit [...]

21 03, 2018

Progress of Interconnected Patient Care as Learned from Disaster Recovery Efforts

By |2018-04-11T09:00:09+00:00March 21st, 2018|Healthcare IT, Meditech|

Submitted by Tori Buck, Director of Product Management While at HIMSS, I had the opportunity to attend a session regarding the use of HIEs for Disaster Recovery efforts. Between wildfires and hurricanes, the United States saw many recovery efforts this past year. This session did a great job of explaining how the recovery efforts [...]

6 03, 2018

What Keeps a Hospital CIO Up at Night?

By |2018-03-21T10:31:31+00:00March 6th, 2018|Computer Security, Healthcare IT|

Posted on behalf of Christine Duval, Marketing Coordinator What keeps a Hospital CIO up at night? It’s one of those burning questions that every HIT vendor would like to know, and provide a solution for. In numerous interviews and surveys, the most common responses are cybersecurity, and downtime preparedness, two topics which often go [...]

28 02, 2018

5 Reasons to Update your Integration Software

By |2018-03-06T10:42:22+00:00February 28th, 2018|Healthcare IT, Interface Engine|

Posted on behalf of Jeff Ford, Outsourcing Services Manager You probably have a “set it and forget it” approach to your integration software.  It’s working now, so why think about updating it?  Like every other piece of Healthcare IT, integration software is ever-evolving and you don’t want to be stuck in the past.  From [...]