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10 Biggest Epic EHR Hospital Implementations in United States

November 4, 2015 - As one of the most well-known names in the health IT industry, Wisconsin-based EHR company Epic Systems has been adopted by several of the largest healthcare systems in the nation. Not only has Epic been recognized with several awards, such as being named the overall Best In KLAS between 2010 and 2014, but many of its customers have also received several accolades including HIMSS Stages ...


About Epic Systems:

As one of the most well-known names in the health IT industry, Wisconsin-based EHR company Epic Systems has been adopted by several of the largest healthcare systems in the nation. Not only has Epic Systems been recognized with several awards, such as being named the overall Best In KLAS between 2010 and 2014, but many of its customers have also received several accolades including HIMSS Stages 6 and 7, Most Wired Awards, and HIMSS Davies awards.

Epic EHR Patient Portal Gets Interoperability Makeover, CEO Says Hear Epic Systems CEO Judy Faulkner discuss MyChart patient portal and interoperability challenges.

Read about the latest Epic EHR implementations at some of the largest hospitals across the United States

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Listen to Spaulding CIO John Campbell discuss their Epic EHR implementation planning and challenges and part of Partners Healthcare Podcast: Bringing Epic EHR to the Post-Acute Space at Spaulding

Also Faulkner sat down with HealthITAnalytics.com to discuss some of the ways Epic is bringing interoperability and big data analytics to its users while simultaneously striving to make the electronic health record “a joy to use.”

Judy Faulkner: Epic is Changing the Big Data, Interoperability Game

 

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PA Health System Adds Remote Patient Monitoring Data to Epic EHR

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Pennsylvania-based St. Luke’s University Health Network will integrate remote patient monitoring data directly into its Epic EHR system to improve patient health outcomes across its 10 hospitals and 320 affiliated care...

Partners HealthCare Launches Epic EHR-Integrated PDMP Connection

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Boston-based Partners HealthCare recently became the first health system in Massachussetts to offer an EHR-integrated link to the state’s prescription drug monitoring program (PDMP.) The health system fully integrated with the...

Epic Halts App Orchard Enrollment to Boost EHR Patient Data Safety

by Kate Monica

Epic temporarily halted third-party enrollment in its App Orchard store in December as part of an effort to implement new privacy policies to preserve EHR patient data security, according to CNBC. The EHR vendor became concerned about the...

Epic, Cerner Seamlessly Present Unstructured Data In EHR Interface

by Kate Monica

A KLAS 2019 Interoperability report lauded Epic and Cerner for their ability to present unstructured data such as labs and physician notes in a usable format through the EHR interface. KLAS researchers analyzed data from thousands of...

KY Health System Launches Epic EHR Tool to Cut Patient Delays

by Kate Monica

Baptist Health in Lexington, Kentucky recently launched an Epic EHR tool designed to help patients through the discharge process faster and decrease length of stay. The Discharge Readiness tool allows providers to identify common,...

OH Hospital Points to EHR Implementation for $22.6M in Losses

by Kate Monica

Ohio-based Fairfield Medical Center experienced $22.6 million in operating losses due to the expenses associated with a Cerner EHR implementation in 2018, according to Columbus Business First. Fairfield Medical Center CFO Sky Gettys...

Premise Health Launches Epic EHR Implementation Across Care Sites

by Kate Monica

Premise Health in Tennessee has successfully completed an Epic EHR implementation project across 600 wellness centers in 44 states and Guam. The direct healthcare company has already exchanged more than 1.4 million patient health records...

Catholic Health System Invests $135M in Epic EHR Replacement

by Kate Monica

Catholic Health System in Western New York is swapping their existing EHR system for Epic as part of a $135 million EHR replacement project, according to The Buffalo News. The multimillion-dollar project is the most expensive investment...

Enterprise EHR, RCM Necessitates Staff Changes at Trinity Health

by Kyle Murphy, PhD

The switch to an enterprise-wide EHR and revenue cycle management platform is changing the approach at Trinity Health to billing and IT staffing. Last May, the 94-hospital health system spanning 22 states announced its decision to move to...

Epic Systems Remains Top Overall Software Suite in KLAS Rankings

by Kyle Murphy, PhD

For the ninth-straight year, Epic Systems earned the title of best overall software suite and tops among physician practices. Nine is also the number of Best in KLAS awards Epic received in the latest annual rankings of the US healthcare...

Epic Systems Workers Will Continue to Pursue Wage, Overtime Claims

by Kate Monica

Legal representation for a group of technical writers who brought a class action lawsuit against Epic Systems over wage disputes will continue to pursue wage claims through individual arbitration, according to Kenosha News. In October...

VA Seeks Contractor To Conduct Cerner EHR Implementation Testing

by Kate Monica

VA recently issued a request for information (RFI) about contractors able to assist with testing the federal agency’s Cerner EHR implementation. Cerner officially clinched the $10 billion VA EHR implementation contract in May, 2018....

Transition to Epic EHR Impedes Prescription Refills at Memorial

by Kyle Murphy, PhD

Patients aren’t pleased with recent changes at Memorial Hospital in Conway, New Hampshire, that are contributing to considerable lag in approving requests for prescription refills. Terry Leavitt of The Conway Daily Sun reported that...

Maryland’s Meritus Health Completes Epic Go-Live with Mercy

by Kyle Murphy, PhD

Meritus Health is now an Epic shop and has Mercy Technology Services (MTS) to thank for a successful rollout. “Adopting a new EHR can be a costly, time-consuming process for any health care system,” said Meritus Health CFO Tom...

Epic Eyes Specialists, Insurers, and Businesses to Expand Reach

by Kyle Murphy, PhD

Epic is working to integrate dentists, life insurers, and diagnostic companies into its digital environment to create a comprehensive patient record. Two months ago, Pacific Dental Services announced its plan to implement an Epic EHR...

Orlando Health Will Go Live With Epic EHR Implementation

by Kate Monica

Orlando Health in Florida will go live with a new Epic EHR implementation as part of an effort to improve patient health outcomes and streamline health data exchange and access for patients and providers. All hospitals, physician...

VA Considers Swapping Epic Scheduling System With Cerner Software

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VA is leaning toward scrapping its 2015 scheduling system contract with Epic in favor of Cerner’s scheduling software, according to Subcommittee on Technology Modernization chairman Jim Banks (R-IN.) In a letter to VA Acting Deputy...

EHR Alerts Reduce Overuse of Cardiac Monitoring, Cut Costs

by Kate Monica

EHR alerts can be helpful for reducing unnecessary use of cardiac monitoring — or telemetry — and cutting excess hospital spending, according to new research published in JAMA Internal Medicine. Researchers at the Division of...

UCSF Leveraging Epic EHR, FHIR to Manage Newborn Weight Loss

by Kate Monica

University of California San Francisco (UCSF) is launching a new tool that leverages data from the health system’s Epic EHR to enable clinicians to improve clinical decision support for providers caring for newborns in the first...

Hospitals in Two States Go Live With Epic EHR Implementations

by Kate Monica

New Hampshire-based Memorial Hospital and Beatrice Community Hospital in Nebraska recently went live with Epic EHR implementations to improve health data sharing with local healthcare organizations and enable better-informed clinical...

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