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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 [...]

15 02, 2018

Scripting into Non-Traditional Windows Applications – Part 2

By |2018-03-06T10:41:42+00:00February 15th, 2018|Healthcare IT|

Scripting into Non-Traditional Windows Applications - Citrix (Part 2) Posted on behalf of Paul Actis, Sr. VP, Research & Development In part one of our Scripting to Citrix series, we discussed some of the issues regarding reliability and performance in automating a remote hosted environment. In part two, we will elaborate in more detail [...]

31 01, 2018

Leading National Health System Utilizes Summit Healthcare Technology to Replace Existing Scripting Technology

By |2018-06-29T12:03:52+00:00January 31st, 2018|Healthcare IT, Press Release|

Leading National Health System Utilizes Summit Healthcare Technology to Replace Existing Scripting Technology Colorado-based Nonprofit Switches to Summit Scripting Toolkit to Support its Automation Goals Braintree, Mass., January 30, 2018 – Summit Healthcare, a leader in healthcare system integration and automation solutions, has recently completed a large project with a leading health system, Catholic [...]

31 01, 2018

Be Prepared: The Importance of Investing in Business Continuity During Unplanned Network and EHR Downtimes

By |2018-02-07T12:48:10+00:00January 31st, 2018|Healthcare IT, Homepage Feature|

Posted on behalf of Bj Rosario, Product Manager No one wants to think about the disaster scenario. Consequently, trying to convey to stakeholders the importance of disaster contingency and business continuity planning can seem futile at times. One may be tempted to sidestep the dilemma by solely focusing on mitigating planned EHR downtimes, as [...]

9 01, 2018

Peterborough Regional Health Centre Partners with Summit Healthcare to Integrate with ConnectingOntario

By |2018-06-29T12:02:54+00:00January 9th, 2018|Care Coordination, Healthcare IT, Interface Engine, Press Release|

Peterborough Regional Health Centre Partners with Summit Healthcare to Integrate with ConnectingOntario Summit Healthcare’s Interface Engine Technology Supports Canadian Hospital’s Interoperability Goals Braintree, Mass., January 9, 2018 – Summit Healthcare, a leader in healthcare integration and automation solutions, has announced an enhanced partnership with Peterborough Regional Health Centre (PRHC). PRHC is a long-time client [...]

3 01, 2018

New Year Resolutions: Improving Transitions of Care

By |2018-01-09T11:25:38+00:00January 3rd, 2018|Care Coordination, Healthcare IT|

Posted on Behalf of Sara Wildes, VP of Business Development Below are a handful of startling statistics and studies reinforcing, as an industry, we need to continue to strive to improve proactive communication and transitions of care hand-offs, to improve patient outcomes, minimize patient re-admissions, and curtail the rising administrative cost of supporting care [...]