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23 09, 2020

Preparing for the CMS Rule: ADT Alerts now Required for Hospitals

By |2020-09-23T10:14:51-04:00September 23rd, 2020|Blog, Care Coordination, Event Notifications, Healthcare IT, Homepage Feature, Post to Homepage Grid|

By Christine Duval, Director of Marketing With almost all US hospitals now dependent on an electronic health record (EHR) system, there has been a dramatic uptick in technological capabilities meant to improve interoperability and provide better patient care. On-demand access to view and share patient data from anywhere is becoming easier. The ability to [...]

17 09, 2020

COVID-19 Test System Integration

By |2020-09-17T12:56:32-04:00September 17th, 2020|Blog, Healthcare IT, Homepage Feature, Interface Engine, Outsourcing, Post to Homepage Grid|

Posted on behalf of Jeff Ford, Senior Director of Client Services The push for COVID-19 testing is at the forefront of the healthcare industry right now. Nationwide daily tests total more than 700,000. These tests are carried out at pharmacies, pop-up testing sites, urgent care facilities, and, most importantly to you, hospitals. Many vendors [...]

28 07, 2020

Multiple Hospitals Implementing Summit All Access to Support Secure Patient Data Availability and Exchange

By |2020-08-03T08:15:42-04:00July 28th, 2020|Healthcare IT, Homepage Feature, Meditech, Post to Homepage Grid, Press Release|

Multiple Hospitals Implementing the Summit All Access platform to Support Secure Patient Data Availability and Exchange Summit Healthcare Clients Ensure 24/7 Access to Critical Patient Data Throughout the Care Community Braintree, Mass., July 28, 2020 – Summit Healthcare, a leader in healthcare system integration and automation solutions, today announced multiple new signings from clients [...]

15 07, 2020

Why You Should be Archiving Your Legacy EHR Data

By |2020-07-15T10:59:55-04:00July 15th, 2020|Blog, Healthcare IT, Homepage Feature, legacy data archiving, Migration, Post to Homepage Grid|

In today’s world, hospital systems have more clinical and business documentation than they know what to do with. As needs continue to shift, and the initiatives to change or upgrade your EHR or other applications begin, you ask yourself - what are we going to do with all of that data? Extracting and importing [...]

29 06, 2020

eMPI – The Lightweight Solution You’ve Been Looking For?

By |2020-07-06T10:17:35-04:00June 29th, 2020|Blog, Care Coordination, Healthcare IT, Homepage Feature, Post to Homepage Grid|

Posted on behalf of Jeff Ford, Director, Client Services In an ideal world, all your vendor systems are communicating in the same protocols and using the same patient identifier. Patient A1234 in your HCIS would be patient A1234 in your affiliated physician practice systems, telehealth platforms, and any other integrated solution used outside the [...]

15 06, 2020

How to Put Your RPA in 6th Gear

By |2020-06-15T09:43:01-04:00June 15th, 2020|Blog, Healthcare IT, Homepage Feature, Post to Homepage Grid, Robotic Process Automation|

Posted on behalf of Paul Actis, SVP Research & Development 1st Gear - Time is of the essence When you open an application, do you want to wait 10 seconds before you start working on it?  Of course not, but a lot of automation processes will. The 10 seconds is a buffer due to a slow [...]

4 06, 2020

The Cost of an EHR Downtime

By |2020-06-04T10:23:47-04:00June 4th, 2020|Blog, downtime, Healthcare IT, Homepage Feature, Meditech, Post to Homepage Grid|

Posted on behalf of Christine Duval, Marketing Manager at Summit Healthcare 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 conversations, the most common responses are cybersecurity and downtime preparedness, two topics [...]

26 05, 2020

Remote Workforces Make Proactive Alerting and Monitoring More Critical than Ever

By |2020-05-26T09:48:58-04:00May 26th, 2020|Blog, Healthcare IT, Homepage Feature, Post to Homepage Grid|

Posted on behalf of Marianne Soucy, Director, Client Solutions Remote monitoring capability of your automation and integration products is something that we thought might be good to spotlight this month. This capability is included with your products standardly, it is simply a matter of turning it on and using it well! The last few [...]

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 [...]

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