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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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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

by Kate Monica

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...

Taking a Multi-Pronged Approach to Achieving EHR Interoperability

by Kate Monica

While many healthcare stakeholders are dissatisfied with the current state of EHR interoperability and health data exchange, a number of health systems are leveraging existing technology to support care coordination and patient data...

DHMC Working With Epic EHR, NIH to Research, Improve Cancer Care

by Kate Monica

Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center (DHMC) is one of six health systems sharing a $9 million grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to leverage Epic EHR for research into improving cancer care. NIH and the Beau Biden Cancer...

Health Data Exchange Helps Identify Disparities in Hypertension Care

by Kate Monica

Health data exchange may help to enable healthcare organizations to identify common disparities in hypertension care across facilities for better-informed quality improvement efforts and more effective practice-based interventions. This...

Health IT Adoption of Surescripts Price Transparency Tool Surges

by Kate Monica

Surescripts is experiencing a surge in new users as health IT adoption of its Real-Time Prescription Benefit tool increases fortyfold in a year. Prescribers have so far used the tool 30 million times to view patient-specific price and...

Epic EHR Replacement Contributed to Financial Trouble at SLU

by Kate Monica

Missouri-based St. Louis University (SLU) has implemented a hiring freeze across its college and medical practice to overcome financial difficulties spurred partly by a 2017 Epic EHR replacement, according to kbia. The university has been...

Pacific Dental Services to Implement Epic EHR System

by Kate Monica

California-based Pacific Dental Services (PDS) recently announced its decision to implement Epic EHR as part of an effort to improve care coordination for all PDS-supported dentists and specialists. PDS is a dental support organization...

Epic EHR Ranked Highest for Provider Satisfaction Worldwide

by Kate Monica

Epic EHR is currently dominating the worldwide EHR market in overall user experience, with nearly 90 percent of all surveyed international users reporting high rates of provider satisfaction. This finding comes in the new Global EMR...

Cancer Screening Test Vendor to Launch Epic EHR Implementation

by Kate Monica

Cancer screening test vendor Exact Sciences will launch an Epic EHR implementation to become Epic’s first diagnostic specialty customer, according to Wisconsin State Journal. “Epic will become a core component of our IT...

How IT Support Streamlines EHR Optimization, Boosts EHR Usability

by Kate Monica

Most healthcare organizations can expect some slowdowns in clinical efficiency as providers and administrators acclimate to the changes that accompany new EHR system implementations or EHR optimization efforts. While these upgrades help...

Epic App Orchard Lowers Participation Fee for Health IT Developers

by Kate Monica

Participating in Epic App Orchard will now be more affordable for health IT developers, according to Epic App Orchard Director Brett Gann. Epic launched its marketplace for third-party apps in 2017. The app store allows vendors and health...

EHR Tools May Help to Increase Behavioral Health Screening Rates

by Kate Monica

EHR tools designed to address behavioral health needs may help to boost behavioral health screening rates in community health centers, according to new research from the Journal of the American Board of Family Medicine (JABFM). Jetelina...

Most Providers Look to EHR Vendors to Address Opioid Management

by Kate Monica

The vast majority of healthcare organizations expect their EHR vendors to assist in addressing the opioid crisis, according to a new KLAS report. KLAS interviewed 117 clinical and managerial executives from healthcare organizations of...

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