C-level News

Society of Hospital Medicine Publishes Halifax Health VP & CMIO Ginny Kwong

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The Society of Hospital Medicine publishes abstracts from Halifax Health VP & CMIO Ginny Kwong, MD, FAAFP highlighting how the organization reduced their opioid prescriptions by 40% after implementing process changes in response to State House Bill 451, and increased provider satisfaction after implementing mobile technology for patient care with MEDITECH Expanse.


Webinar: MEDITECH Execs Participate in Interlace Health Panel on a Safe Return to Work

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MEDITECH executives Leah Farina, Mike Malone, and Phil Polimeno will be taking part in an Interlace Health live panel discussion about leading through the COVID-19 pandemic.


MEDITECH Releases Updated Decision Support and Guidance for Coronavirus (Revised 07/09/20)

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MEDITECH continually monitors the CDC and WHO for updated recommendations, to ensure our guidance, enhancements, and support tools reflect the latest evidence. New materials include an inventory burn rate calculator to determine when critical inventory is stressed.


Wolters Kluwer Tracks COVID-19 with New Global Interactive Map using UpToDate®

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Wolters Kluwer is expanding its support of healthcare providers on the front lines of the COVID-19 pandemic, with evidence-based information about how and where the virus is spreading through its UpToDate® clinical decision support, as well as its new interactive COVID-19 search intensity map.


Cayuga Health System's COVID-19 response is 'New York Strong'

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In an open letter to the community, the Board of Directors for Cayuga Health System (Ithaca, NY) praised clinicians and staff at the organization’s two hospitals — Cayuga Medical Center and Schuyler Hospital — for “confronting the threat Coronavirus poses... with a direct, head-on response.”


Remote EHR Implementation Enables MEDITECH Organizations to Go LIVE Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

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Many healthcare organizations have been facing major disruptions in their projects and services due to COVID-19. Despite these obstacles, MEDITECH has been working with several customers to forge ahead with their EHR implementation plans, by successfully shifting to a virtual implementation strategy.


How MEDITECH Customers Are Providing Mental Health Support during the COVID-19 Pandemic

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Many MEDITECH customers have introduced creative and inspiring outreach services that provide comfort, encouragement, and education during the COVID-19 pandemic. 


From a Safe Distance: Remote Strategies for Addressing Patient Health Concerns During COVID-19

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To provide optimal care from a safe distance, organizations are exploring alternative methods of assessing patient symptoms and alleviating concerns. 


MEDITECH Assists Customers with Software and Support to Help Combat COVID-19

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As healthcare organizations face the innumerable challenges of fighting COVID-19, MEDITECH is working behind the scenes to provide its customers with valuable tools to address their evolving needs.


MEDITECH Customers Offer Convalescent Plasma Therapy

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The FDA recently allowed health systems to begin using CP therapy to treat patients, and several MEDITECH customers have launched their own CP initiatives.


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