Consolidated, true Enterprise Image Management enables efficient and secure capture, storage, access and sharing of all patient information. At HIMSS, we showcased our view of patient-centered care and demonstrated how we enable healthcare providers to consolidate their image handling, while ensuring clinical workflow efficiency, growth management and business continuity. The following main challenges were addressed:
In our opinion, high availability is paramount to excellent quality of care. Availability is our guiding concept—it is at the core of everything we do. System stability is a key component, but it doesn’t stop there.
University Hospitals in Cleveland made do for years with separate PACS for radiology, cardiology and other image-intensive clinical departments. Now the 18-hospital, 15-county, 40-clinic integrated health network are implementing a true enterprise image-management solution with Sectra.
Efficient patient-centric care models require consolidating mountains of data. Acquisitions and regionalization further compound the challenge. How does an organization capitalize on what could easily become a liability? Fredrik Gustavsson, Sectra CTO, sums up the answer simply, “Don’t buy technology. Buy solutions for your clinical pathways.”
At ProMedica, a 13-hospital system serving northwestern Ohio and southeastern Michigan, the lineup of clinical departments are soon to benefit from leadership’s decision to expand a long-installed radiology PACS into an enterprise VNA.