Yearly Archives: 2016

Sep 9

PathNet Scanning for Reference Labs

9/9/16 | Featured Event, September

Attaches the scanned lab results to the reference lab result, instead of being in a separate location in the record. This allows for a faster turn-around-time for scanned results.

Aug 30

CoPath Cassette Engraver Interface

8/30/16 | August

This interface streamlines lab workflow and reduces labeling errors by automating the print of cassettes and stain protocols at accessioning and gross. This includes 2D barcoding for the automation of sample ID in downstream processes in the future.

Aug 14

CoPath V2014.01 MR2 patch load

8/14/16 | August

This patch allowed the import of CoPath Anatomic Pathology eCC Synoptic templates to be imported and completed online by lab staff.

Aug 6

CoPath Orders Interface

8/6/16 | August, Featured Event

This interface includes Cytology and GYN orders to CoPath Plus. Clinicians can now order pap smear orders electronically and no longer need to fill out paper requisition.

 

Jul 19

Electronic Prescribing of Narcotics Go-live

7/19/16 | July

This new functionality allows the providers to electronically prescribe narcotics, rather than having to print or write the prescriptions. This saves the provider and patient time , increasing accuracy and safety of narcotic prescriptions.

Jul 1

PowerChart Specimen Collect

7/1/16 | Featured Event, July

This is improved functionality to promote positive patient ID for lab specimens and increased the accuracy of the right lab being drawn on the right patient.

 

Jun 23

The Way We Deliver Care Is Changing

6/23/16 | Connecting Missouri, Featured Posts

Dr. Tom Selva, chief medical information officer at MU Health Care, shares his views on data sharing, developing a learning health system, and how cell phones are changing the way care is delivered.  Reposted from Cerner.com.

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Jun 20

Visit Itinerary Pilot Launched

6/20/16 | Featured Event, June

Our pre-visit planning tool, Visit Itinerary, was released to pilot users on June 20.  This release represents a significant step towards providing increased visibility to care providers as to what care their patients need today.  It also acts to significantly reduce the level of effort needed to manage those patients via the EMR.

Jun 20

MoodTrek iOS App Released

6/20/16 | Featured Event, June

Our depression treatment app, MoodTrek, was made generally available on Apple’s App Store on June 20.  Through this deployment, we have successfully expanded our potential MoodTrek footprint to over 90% of smartphone users.

Jun 12

Implemented Standalone Credit Card System for Cerner Retail Pharmacy

6/12/16 | June

Converted the existing Freedom Pay system used with the legacy retail pharmacy system to a standalone for use with the new Cerner Retail Pharmacy Solution.  This provides MUHC the ability to take payment via credit card for retail prescription medications pending new agreements with payment processor and bank.  This move was the final step to ensuring an on-time go-live for the Cerner solution.