Media Advisory: PatientKeeper to Host Educational Webinar -- "From 0 to 60 (Percent)... and Beyond: Rapidly Ramping Up Voluntary Physician Adoption of CPOE"
Online session will feature presentations by a physician and IT executive from Community Memorial Health System – Thursday, June 27, 2:00 p.m. ETWaltham, Mass. – June 10, 2013 – PatientKeeper® Inc., a leading provider of healthcare applications for physicians, today announced that it will host an educational webinar, entitled “From Zero to Sixty (Percent)… and Beyond: Rapidly Ramping up Voluntary Physician Adoption of CPOE”, on Thursday, June 27, at 2 p.m. EDT.
The webinar will feature presentations by Thomas Kniss, Director of Information Systems, and Lukasz Iwanczyk, MD, Chief Hospitalist, at Community Memorial Health System in Ventura, California. They will address how hospitals can meet the challenge of implementing CPOE in a way that positions them to meet the requirements of Stages 2 and 3 of Meaningful Use, while at the same time improving physician satisfaction and the quality of patient care.
Who: Thomas Kniss, Director of Information Systems, Community Memorial Health System; Lukasz Iwanczyk, MD, Chief Hospitalist, Community Memorial Health System
What: "From 0 to 60 (Percent)... and Beyond: Rapidly Ramping Up Voluntary Physician Adoption of CPOE"
When: Thursday, June 27, 2013; 2:00 p.m. EDT
Where: Online; to register for this webinar, please click here
Description: In this one-hour educational webinar, attendees will learn how a community hospital has deployed PatientKeeper’s physician-friendly CPOE solution as an “overlay” to its current HIS to improve productivity, patient safety and physician satisfaction.
About Community Memorial Health System
CMHS was established in 2005 when Community Memorial Hospital in Ventura merged with Ojai Valley Community Hospital. The system is comprised of these two hospitals (with a combined total of 350 beds), along with 11 family-practice health centers serving various communities within Ventura County with a total population of approximately 836,000. Community Memorial is one of over 20 hospitals or health systems that have gone live with PatientKeeper CPOE in 2013.
PatientKeeper®, Inc. is a leading provider of healthcare applications for physicians. PatientKeeper provides highly intuitive software that streamlines physicians' workflow to improve productivity and patient care. Currently the company is developing an innovation platform to advance the use of computers by physicians and care teams by making them indispensable tools for 21st century clinical care. PatientKeeper’s CPOE, physician documentation, electronic charge capture and other applications run on desktop and laptop computers and popular handheld devices and tablets. PatientKeeper’s software integrates with many existing healthcare information systems to effectively support healthcare providers in adopting technology, meeting MACRA requirements, and transitioning to value-based care. PatientKeeper has more than 60,000 active physician users today. For more information about PatientKeeper, visit www.patientkeeper.com or call (781) 373-6100.