• Marand Blog

e-prescribing, electronic prescribing, ePMA, healthcare applications, e-health, NHS Ecosystem, OPENeP, medication management, Medication administration, Medication reconciliation discharge summary

Seven things to think about before buying an ePMA

October 31, 2018 Tjaša Zajc
0 Comments
  The reasons for implementing an electronic prescribing and medication management system, or ePMA, are clear. An ePMA reduces the stress of healthcare workers, and also helps to save the lives of patients. While ePMA systems might already seem to be a self-evident and indispensable part of every hospital in today’s digital age, many hospitals are only just starting their digital transformation. ...
Continue Reading

healthcare, paperless hospital, e-health, ePMA, OPENeP, medication management, electronic prescribing

Webinar summary: ‘Why do we need ePMA?’ with Duncan Cripps and Roko Malkoč

October 11, 2018 Jaka Kladnik
0 Comments
Around 30% of negative drug effects are a consequence of a medication management error.[1] Electronic prescribing can prevent many of them.
Continue Reading

OPENeP, medication management, Medication administration, Medication reconciliation discharge summary, EMRAM 6, comprehensive

The journey to a paperless hospital – The importance of having a proven rollout methodology

June 01, 2018 Anže Droljc
0 Comments
When it comes to supporting healthcare with IT, having a great product is just one quarter of the puzzle. There are several reasons why vendors and care providers struggle when it comes to implementing and achieving a really good adoption of healthcare IT. Then there is also the challenge of what to do with a patient’s existing clinical data. And, since you are buying new software, this typically ...
Continue Reading

EMRAM 6, medication management, paperless, digital, himss, paperless hospital

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
0 Comments
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 ...
Continue Reading

EMRAM 6, medication management, digital, emram6, healthcare, Himms, himss, Marand, OPENeP, paperless hospital, Think!EHR Platform, Think!Meds

The journey to a paperless hospital – where to begin, even if you are already on the way

December 11, 2017 Anže Droljc
0 Comments
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 ...
Continue Reading

EMRAM 6, medication management, paperless, digital, emram6, healthcare, himss, Marand, paperless hospital

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
0 Comments
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.
Continue Reading

medication management, paperless, Clinical pharmacist review, comprehensive, digital, ehealth, healthcare, Medication administration, Medication reconciliation discharge summary, paperless hospital

What a Comprehensive Medication Management System Is, and Why You Need It

May 08, 2017 Anže Droljc
0 Comments
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 ...
Continue Reading

medication management, paperless, digital, healthcare, paperless hospital

The Journey to a Paperless Hospital: Why Medication Management is the Key

April 11, 2017 Anže Droljc
0 Comments
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 ...
Continue Reading

digital, healthcare, medication management

7 key features that are crucial for a quick adoption of an electronic medication management system

October 19, 2016 Anže Droljc
0 Comments
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 ...
Continue Reading
1

Leave a comment