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12 07, 2017

What is Summit Healthcare Doing to Support FHIR?

By | 2017-10-11T09:51:01+00:00 July 12th, 2017|Healthcare IT, Homepage Feature, Meaningful Use, Post to Homepage Grid|

Posted on Behalf of Tom Bishop, Software Developer Summit Provider Alert supports FHIR It looks like FHIR is here to stay, so supporting it is not optional. The Summit Provider Alert product has been FHIR ready since its initial release. Let's start with a definition of FHIR. According to the HL7 Org, FHIR (Fast [...]

13 06, 2017

Summit Healthcare Supports this Year’s Recipient of the Heart of MUSE Foundation: The Gatehouse

By | 2018-03-02T12:31:08+00:00 June 13th, 2017|Healthcare IT, Meditech, Philanthrophy, Press Release|

2017 Marks the 13th Year Summit Healthcare Takes the Stage to Honor Heart of MUSE Recipient Braintree, Mass., June 13, 2017 – The International MUSE Conference is one of the largest MEDITECH user group conferences in the country. Every year, the conference offers individuals and organizations in the industry a chance to come together [...]

22 05, 2017

How Secure Are Your Backups?

By | 2017-10-11T09:52:12+00:00 May 22nd, 2017|Healthcare IT|

Posted on Behalf of Marianne Soucy, Manager, Client Education Services One of the worst support calls I have taken in my IT career was for a client that had a new employee accidentally delete an entire drive of a virtualized SQL server. Should he have had access to do so? Of course not, but [...]

10 05, 2017

The True Value in Integration: Total Control of Your Data

By | 2017-10-11T09:52:47+00:00 May 10th, 2017|Care Coordination, Healthcare IT, Interface Engine|

Posted on behalf of Tori Buck, Director of Product Management There are a number of possible arguments for the value of an integration engine in your healthcare environment. Some of those that I come across regularly are: The return on investment (ROI) available by being able to reproduce data feeds to other downstream disparate systems [...]

4 05, 2017

The Home Stretch – Meaningful Use

By | 2017-10-11T09:53:31+00:00 May 4th, 2017|Care Coordination, Healthcare IT, Meaningful Use|

Hospitals and eligible healthcare providers have been focused on achieving Meaningful Use Electronic Health Record (EHR) system standards set by The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) and the Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT (ONC) since 2012 now.  With Meaningful Use Stage 3, the last of three stages, due to [...]

25 04, 2017

Burton Hospitals Partners with Summit Healthcare to Streamline Integration During HCIS Migration

By | 2017-10-11T09:47:50+00:00 April 25th, 2017|Healthcare IT, Interface Engine, Meditech, Migration, Outsourcing, Press Release|

Summit Healthcare Assists with Burton Hospitals MEDITECH Migration and Ongoing Interface Support Braintree, Mass., April 24, 2017 – Summit Healthcare, a leading provider of healthcare system integration and automation technologies, recently highlighted their expanded partnership with Burton Hospitals to provide support throughout, and following, the migration of their HCIS platform. Burton Hospitals, located in [...]

13 03, 2017

Community Hospitals Embrace Summit Healthcare’s Provider Alert to Enhance Communication with Area Providers

By | 2017-09-20T11:34:14+00:00 March 13th, 2017|Care Coordination, Event Notifications, Healthcare IT, Press Release|

Braintree, Mass., March 13, 2017– Summit Healthcare’s Provider Alert, a clinical event notification and data exchange solution, has received strong initial adoption in the market place. Henry Mayo Newhall Hospital, located in California’s Santa Clarita Valley, and Parkview Medical Center, based in Colorado, are the first two hospitals to implement the innovative workflow tool, [...]

10 03, 2017

The Growing Need for Notifications

By | 2017-09-20T11:34:14+00:00 March 10th, 2017|Healthcare IT|

Posted on behalf of Katie Jankowski, Software Engineer I’m sure we’ve all heard Benjamin Franklin’s quote, “Time is Money”, but have you ever really thought of what that means? In today’s healthcare industry, time is of the essence. Notifications are a hot topic within EHR systems and healthcare software, especially as it relates to [...]

8 03, 2017

Should the Fax Machine Disappear from the Healthcare Market?

By | 2017-09-20T11:34:14+00:00 March 8th, 2017|Healthcare IT|

Posted on behalf of Kendra Nalbandian, Regional Sales Manager The use of a fax machine in the healthcare market goes back a number of years and has been relied on heavily as a means to communicate by physicians. Physicians have utilized the fax machine to communicate with patients, pharmacists, colleagues and a number of [...]