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A CIO’s journey towards a paperless hospital starts with developing an IDCR

July 20, 2018 Jaka Kladnik
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We recently hosted a webinar with Andy Blofield, the CIO at University Hospitals Plymouth NHS Trust, responsible for both the delivery of operational IM&T services and an ambitious programme of digitisation. Mr. Blofield shared his perspective on setting up a single Integrated Digital Care Record. He believes an IDCR is a necessary step in the journey towards the stage 7 of the Electronic Medical ...
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Key takeaways from the ‘OpenEHR within a mature NHS Ecosystem – the Plymouth Perspective’ conference

July 02, 2018 Jaka Kladnik
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With Tomaž Gornik Co-chair, openEHR Foundation & CEO, Marand On April 18th, our CEO and Co-chair of the openEHR Foundation Tomaž Gornik gave a presentation at the ‘OpenEHR within a mature NHS Ecosystem – the Plymouth Perspective’ conference. Besides speaking himself he also attended the presentations of other speakers, so we asked him to give us a first-hand account of the event. The conference ...
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The journey to a paperless hospital - How to identify and address the challenges shaping technology adoption in a clinical environment

February 12, 2018 Anže Droljc
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Once you spend uncountable hours prototyping, designing, developing, and polishing your brand-new app, you are usually quite confident that everyone will really want to have it and use it. After all, that's why you developed it in the first place, right? It turns out that achieving good adoption of IT solutions, especially in healthcare, is a bit trickier and challenging. Once you deploy your ...
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The journey to a paperless hospital – where to begin, even if you are already on the way

December 11, 2017 Anže Droljc
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It is highly unlikely that your hospital or trust has no IT whatsoever. Likely, your organisation already has dozens, if not hundreds, of healthcare applications and solutions. Unfortunately, all of these systems are probably not truly integrated, which can make it extremely difficult for medical teams to get a single, unified, and up-to-date summary of a patient’s condition and ongoing care ...
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Successfully Achieving HIMSS EMRAM Stage 6 Certification Using a Clinical System Based on an Open Platform – the Journey to Becoming a Paperless Hospital

October 02, 2017 Anže Droljc
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When we started working with University Children’s Hospital Ljubljana (UCHL) and PICU, Slovenia, they had practically no IT support whatsoever. According to HIMSS EMRAM they were at stage 0.
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What a Comprehensive Medication Management System Is, and Why You Need It

May 08, 2017 Anže Droljc
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Imagine a paperless hospital where an advanced and continually evolving medication management system not only helps care teams deal with prescribing, administering, and reviewing medications in an efficient, safe, and transparent way, but also provides a host of other benefits: efficiency from rollout to training and support, improved care outcomes, increased safety, and elements which empower ...
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The Journey to a Paperless Hospital: Why Medication Management is the Key

April 11, 2017 Anže Droljc
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Even without IT solutions, the healthcare environment is a complex one. Although implementing healthcare solutions can have positive effects on patient outcomes and improve patient safety, it is important that these solutions do not further complicate things and become a distraction for medical teams. For healthcare IT solutions to truly have a positive impact, they must be simple to use, have ...
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Postmodern EHR: Solving the feral systems dilemma

January 30, 2017 Tomaž Gornik
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Feral systems are software solutions developed by individuals or groups to help with day-to-day activities. They are called feral (or “wild”) because they are used in addition to core IT systems, working around key system architecture - more often than not without the blessing of management.
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7 key features that are crucial for a quick adoption of an electronic medication management system

October 19, 2016 Anže Droljc
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Implementing a medication management solution in a Trust or a hospital typically represents a challenge for everyone involved in the project but especially for the care teams that have to change and adapt their processes to the new solution. Although there are many articles and research papers that explain how electronic medication management systems reduce errors and improve patient safety the ...
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The Postmodern EHR: The Data Layer

May 04, 2016 Tomaž Gornik
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When it comes to health data interoperability, there are two schools of thought. The first believes that since there are so many systems already in place, we should agree on the exchange format (and recently the APIs) and convert the proprietary data into that format as needed. This is the preferred approach today when faced with a large installed base of megasuite solutions. The focus here is on ...
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