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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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Advancing Physician Adoption, Leveraging Clinical Informatics and HIT to Achieve Compliance Identified as Top Priorities

Posted in Press Releases on Monday, June 14, 2010.

MINNEAPOLIS, MN –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.

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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Sibley Memorial Hospital to Implement ProVation® Order Sets, powered by UpToDate® Decision Support

Posted in Press Releases on Wednesday, June 09, 2010.

Hospital will deploy latest version featuring innovative One Click Updates to streamline maintenance of evidence-based order sets

MINNEAPOLIS, MN –June 9, 2010 – Wolters Kluwer Health, a leading global 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.

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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Endoscopy Center of North Baltimore Selects ProVation Medical Software for Procedure Documentation and Coding, Patient Charting

Posted in Press Releases on Tuesday, June 08, 2010.

MINNEAPOLIS, MN – June 8, 2010– Wolters Kluwer Health, a leading global provider of information for healthcare professionals and students, announced today that the Endoscopy Center of North Baltimore has selected its ProVation® MD software for gastroenterology procedure documentation and coding, and its ProVation® EHR electronic health record and patient charting solution.

IASIS Healthcare Selects UpToDate® as Clinical Decision Support Tool for Its Hospitals

Posted in Press Releases on Tuesday, June 08, 2010.

Waltham, Mass. (June 8, 2010) — UpToDate, a part of Wolters Kluwer Health, announced today that it has been selected by IASIS Healthcare® LLC (“IASIS”) to provide clinical decision support in IASIS’ 16 US hospitals. Wolters Kluwer Health is a leading provider of information and business intelligence for students, professionals and institutions in medicine, nursing, allied health and pharmacy.

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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Just Associates CEO Beth Just Appointed to The College of St. Scholastica Board of Trustees

Posted in Press Releases on Wednesday, June 02, 2010.

CENTENNIAL, Colo. – June 2, 2010 – Beth Just, CEO and President, Just Associates, Inc., a consulting firm specializing in data integrity and data quality solutions for the Health Information Exchange, Health Information Management (HIM), Health Informatics and Health Information Technology markets, has been appointed to The College of St. Scholastica Board of Trustees.

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.

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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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