Tag: Eclipsys

A Tale of Three Hurricanes: Transforming IT So Even a Congressman Notices | Article

A Tale of Three Hurricanes: Transforming IT So Even a Congressman Notices | Article

Springhill Medical Center hired Eclipsys to overhaul its IT. Medication errors fell 80 percent and infection rates fell by two-thirds. ER customer satisfaction soared from 11 to 92 percent. System availability went from 56 to 99.999 percent. And the new electronic medical records helped the Alabama hospital weather Hurricane Katrina.

Supplier’s Prescription for Success: Deliver More and Serve as a Lifeline When Necessary | Article

Supplier’s Prescription for Success: Deliver More and Serve as a Lifeline When Necessary | Article

What do you do when the hospital has a fiscal crisis and can’t staunch the bleeding? Some suppliers would cut off the air supply when the money ran out. But not Eclipsys. It lowered its monthly fees until the hospital recovered, putting patient safety before profit.

Want to Survive a Stay in the Hospital?  Don’t Forget To Check Out its IT Outsourcer | Article

Want to Survive a Stay in the Hospital? Don’t Forget To Check Out its IT Outsourcer | Article

More Americans die from medical errors in a hospital than from car accidents. El Camino Hospital cut its medication errors 20 percent through technology, thanks to its IT provider Eclipsys.

Outsourcing to Rid Healthcare’s Pain | Article

Outsourcing to Rid Healthcare’s Pain | Article

Word of mouth in the healthcare industry has spread the message: outsourcing is the best medicine to address costs and government regulations.

Taking the Pulse of Patient Care Improvement Strategies | White Paper

Taking the Pulse of Patient Care Improvement Strategies | White Paper

The value of hospital IT investments now must be measured as to how they enhance an institution’s capability of saving lives and reducing medical errors. A pulse check on how hospital executives currently invest in IT business solutions, however, reveals an erratic approach to decision-making, essentially reducing the outcomes value of those investments. This white […]

CPOE Odyssey | Article

CPOE Odyssey | Article

CPOE is the new buzzword in health care outsourcing. El Camino Hospital \x0d\x0ainstalled a CPOE system in 1969. This case study explains CPOE’s evolution.

The CIO Role in Healthcare IT Outsourcing | Article

The CIO Role in Healthcare IT Outsourcing | Article

What’s the best strategy for the role of your CIO if you outsource your IT infrastructure and people? Are there advantages or risks in keeping the CIO there? Or, should you move the position to the service provider? The answer may surprise you.

Community Hospital: Outsourcing ‘clinches’ successful Eclipsys relationship | White Paper

Community Hospital: Outsourcing ‘clinches’ successful Eclipsys relationship | White Paper

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El Camino Hospital outsources IT to reduce costs, reengineer processes | White Paper

El Camino Hospital outsources IT to reduce costs, reengineer processes | White Paper

Read a case study about how El Camino Hospital outsourced its IT to reduce costs and reengineer its processes.