Nurse News

MEDITECH Secures Gold Corporate Membership in ANIA


MEDITECH was recently recognized as a Gold Corporate Member by the American Nursing Informatics Association (ANIA).

St. Mary’s Healthcare System for Children Selects MEDITECH Home Health for Optimal Integration


St. Mary’s Healthcare System for Children (Bayside, NY) chooses MEDITECH's Home Health solution to complement the advanced functionality of their EHR.


Johns Hopkins Bayview's Transition to MEDITECH Brings Better Quality, Safety, and Communications


Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center introduces MEDITECH's EHR, replacing an entirely paper-based method. The implementation is resulting in better quality, safety, and communication by sharing patient information and coordinating care with the acute hospital.

Roger Williams Medical Center and CharterCARE Team with MEDITECH for Inspired Acute and Home Care Integration


Roger Williams Medical Center (Providence, RI) and MEDITECH took their longtime partnership to a new level, when the hospital integrated its EHR with CharterCARE Home Health Services. Since then, Roger Williams has seen a sizeable reduction in patient readmissions, improved medication reconciliation, and more efficient all-around care coordination.

MEDITECH Customer Holyoke Medical Center Offers 4 Tips for Increasing Patient Portal Usage


The staff at Holyoke Medical Center (Holyoke, MA) knew they needed to take specific steps to promote their MEDITECH Patient and Consumer Health Portal, in order to reap the rewards.

Manager of Application Services Sue Sullivan, RN, and Senior Application Analyst Tara Garstka share their top four strategies for spreading the word and getting patients online.

MEDITECH’s EHR: Helping Nurses to Give and Receive the Benefits of Inspired Care


Every day, nurses challenge themselves to deliver inspired care. That’s why we devoted our twelfth annual Nurse and Home Care Forum to exploring how a supportive environment— enhanced by an integrated EHR—helps to keep nursing staff energized, and focused on what matters most.

Avera Health Inspires Clinicians Through Nurse Leadership, Vision, and MEDITECH’s EHR


Blauwet, who is the senior VP of hospital operations/CNO of Avera McKennan Hospital (Sioux Falls, SD), drew from her experiences championing MEDITECH’s EHR, when she applied the traits of transformational leadership to inspire her nurses to embrace healthcare change. To secure their support, she knew she needed to stay connected to her clinicians — to help them understand where Avera had been and where it was going, as well as the important role nurses played in that journey.

Optimizing Care Delivery Together


At MEDITECH’s recent Nurse Advisory Committee (NAC) meeting, Associate Vice President Cathy Turner, RN, shared information with members on a variety of topics which included the annual Nurse and Home Care Forum, project and member updates, and nurse-specific Focus Group sessions and details.

Highlights from MEDITECH's Nurse Advisory Committee Meeting


At MEDITECH’s recent Nurse Advisory Committee (NAC) meeting, Associate Vice President Cathy Turner, RN, led the discussion on a variety of topics including the latest in Clinical Quality Measures, MEDITECH Development and enhancement progress, NAC member updates, and a new social media networking customer education initiative.