C-level News

Reducing Readmissions Starts with Data and a Versatile Approach

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Co-founder of the STAAR initiative, president of Collaborative Healthcare Strategies, and a practicing physician, Amy Boutwell's strategies to improve cross-setting care are leading to reduced readmissions, successful episodes of care, and effective population management.


MEDITECH’s Integrated and Paperless EHR, for Everyone at Bristol Hospital

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Bristol Hospital (Bristol, CT) has been reaping the benefits of their fully integrated MEDITECH EHR ever since their 2011 big bang rollout. Always striving for the highest levels of safety, quality care, and patient satisfaction, the 134-bed community hospital is the first in the state—and the first MEDITECH 6.x customer—to achieve HIMSS Stage 7.


ICD-10 Delay Changes Timeline

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In a late-night session on March 31, the U.S. Senate voted in favor of delaying the ICD-10 implementation deadline for another year, pushing it back to October 2015. Bill HR 4302, signed by President Obama, focuses on physician Medicare payments and includes the provision to delay ICD-10 implementation. 


The New ARRA Bulletin Board

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The ARRA Bulletin Board, accessible from our Regulatory page, has the latest MEDITECH ARRA topics we’ve broadcasted. 


6.1 Physician Product Enhancements

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MEDITECH’s product enhancements come from a variety of areas, including customer feedback, which is garnered throughout all stages of development. Whether it’s attending one of our many strategic forums, participating in our Regional Events, or joining a specific Focus Group, our customers influence the direction of our products, ensuring we are continually designing systems with customer usability in mind.


Stamford Hospital: Healing Reimagined and HIMSS Stage 7 Recognized

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To some hospitals, achieving HIMSS Stage 7 may seem like the pinnacle of success. Not so for Stamford Hospital (Stamford, CT). According to CIO David Taylor, the recognition of their paperless care environment is just one stop on their journey to delivering care in a new, unique way.


MEDITECH Leads the Way for Interoperable Care

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MEDITECH is excited to be at the forefront of interoperable healthcare in 2014! 


Building a Physician Culture, One Staff Member at a Time

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Did you know that MEDITECH employs over 20 practicing physicians on our Physician Consultant Team? Since 2011, we have been building a dynamic team of medical consultants as part of our Physician Outreach program.  


Critical Access Hospital Star Valley Medical Center Selects MEDITECH’s 6.x EHR

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Star Valley Medical Center (Afton, WY), a 20-bed Critical Access Hospital in Western Wyoming, goes LIVE with MEDITECH’s fully integrated 6.x electronic health record (EHR), including the Ambulatory suite.


MEDITECH is in the Cloud

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MEDITECH is ready to take healthcare organizations into the future with cloud computing.


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