Client News Coverage

Saint Francis Health System selects ProVation

Posted in Client News Coverage on Wednesday, June 23, 2010.

Wolters Kluwer Health, a global provider of information for healthcare professionals and students, announced today that Saint Francis Health System has selected its ProVation MD software for comprehensive cardiology procedure documentation and coding at Saint Francis Hospital.

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5 Steps to Effective Order Set Integration

Posted in Client News Coverage on Friday, June 18, 2010.

An integral part of any hospital's care processes, order sets have long provided clinicians with a standardized set of evidence-based treatment guidelines to assist with the patient encounter. They bring together established clinical protocols, proven best practices and medical content for a number of clinical scenarios and treatment plans, and provide clinicians with the information they need to make educated care decisions at the point of care.

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Wolters Kluwer Health Client Advisory Board identifies compliance priorities

Posted in Client News Coverage on Monday, June 14, 2010.

Physician adoption and leveraging healthcare IT (HIT) to comply with changing regulatory and accreditation mandates were among the top priorities identified by the clinicians and healthcare executives who gathered in Chicago for the Wolters Kluwer Health Client Advisory Board.

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Hospital will deploy ProVation Order Sets

Posted in Client News Coverage on Wednesday, June 09, 2010.

Wolters Kluwer Health, a provider of information for healthcare professionals and students, announced today that Sibley Memorial Hospital has selected ProVation Order Sets, powered by UpToDate Decision Support, as its electronic order set solution. The hospital will implement the latest version of the software, which includes the unique One Click Updates tool, enabling easy and automatic updating to keep order sets current with the latest medical evidence.

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A Q&A About Alert Fatigue

Posted in Client News Coverage on Wednesday, June 02, 2010.

An Interview with Wolters Kluwer Health's Linda Peitzman, M.D.

Computerized order entry has popped up in a lot of recent conversations I’ve had about HITECH incentives. Not surprisingly, hospitals ramping up order entry systems are having a devil of a time avoiding programming alert fatigue into their CPOEs. Following is a Q&A session on the topic with Linda Peitzman, M.D., who heads the clinical solutions group at Wolters Kluwer Health.

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6 Best Practices for Implementing Order Sets

Posted in Client News Coverage on Friday, May 07, 2010.

Although the order set, a standardized set of evidence-based treatment guidelines for a certain medical condition, has been around for decades, regulatory issues surrounding the performance of core measure and government funding for healthcare information technology through meaningful use guidelines have created an impetus for organizations to more rapidly expand their use of electronic versions of this tool.

Becker’s Hospital Review »

Hospitals Advised to Be Thorough When Deploying Clinical Decision Support Tools

Posted in Client News Coverage on Saturday, May 01, 2010.

HealthEast Care System has nearly 600 order sets in its computerized provider order entry system. Nearly 250 of those are evidence-based and contain some form of clinical decision support.

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