Single Sign-On and Advanced Authentication Save Valuable Time at Boulder Community Hospital
A long-standing MEDITECH MAGIC customer, Boulder Community Hospital (BCH) demonstrated its commitment to advanced technology and patient care when it became an early MEDITECH 6.0 hospital in October 2009. This commitment was furthered with the implementation of MEDITECH’s Enterprise Medical Record (EMR) and Patient Care System (PCS) applications, both designed to improve patient care and clinician workflow. Despite the inherent benefits of these applications, a cumbersome log-in process was an anticipated deterrent to their adoption among staff. BCH’s log-in process was wasting approximately an hour per shift for each clinician.
Beaufort Memorial Hospital: Improving Electronic Engagement and CPOE Usage with Single Sign-On and MEDITECH 6.0
Beaufort Memorial Hospital is a 197-bed hospital in Beaufort, South Carolina that specializes in acute care, rehabilitation, and mental health. With approximately 1300 employees and 150 physicians, the hospital’s leadership team made the decision to upgrade its MEDITECH HCIS and deploy single sign-on technology to better accommodate the workflows and usage requirements of its staff.
How a Hospital is Reaching Big Interface Goals with Forward Advantage’s Connections Engine
Community Hospital of Bremen, located in Bremen, Indiana, had received several invitations over the years to participate in a local Health Information Exchange (HIE). Despite the desire to participate, the hospital lacked an effective interface solution to successfully participate. An interface engine was the obvious solution; however, the 25-bed, critical access hospital felt it didn’t have the necessary programming and budgetary resources to make acquiring an engine a reality.