The Nursing Collaborative, a rotating group of nursing, informatics, and research professionals from the Epic community, reconciles best practices into standard recommendations.
The Institute for Family Health in New York has teamed up with the Zero Suicide initiative to screen as many of their primary care patients as possible for symptoms of depression.
In Phoenix, Arizona, CVS and the Department of Veterans Affairs are teaming up to improve veterans’ access to care using Epic.
As of May 2016, 82% of obstetric patients at Lakeland Health had undergone a hemorrhage risk assessment and 98% had their blood pressure taken within 15 minutes of arrival.
Incorporating depression screening questions into clinicians’ standard workflows in Epic helps to not only identify patients, but also to start a conversation about treatments.
Project DAWN is a MetroHealth initiative to curb the crisis by providing Cleveland residents with opioid addiction education and the overdose-reversing drug naloxone.
By bringing stroke care directly to patients, Ochsner has reduced the percentage of patients who need to be transferred to stroke centers, from more than 90% to 30%.
Using the EHR, Kaiser Permanente Southern California drastically reduced the number of opioid prescriptions physicians write.
Daniel H. Pink