An Opportunity to Think Outside of the Box: What are the trends in hospital HIT developments and what can be expected?
Santa Monica, Calif. (PRWEB) May 13, 2008
Orion Health, a leading provider of clinical workflow and integration technology for the healthcare sector, today announced that Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Chris Hobson, has been selected to present at Florida's "TEPR 2008 Conference," taking place May 17-21st, 2008.
Dr. Hobson will be presenting on Monday May 19, 2008 from 8:00am to 8:30am on the topic of "e-Prescribing Solutions for Your Hospital: What Works and What Doesn't to Gain Physicians' Adoption."
The second presentation will take place later that morning, May 19th from 10:15-10:45 am. His topic will cover, "An Opportunity to Think Outside of the Box: What are the trends in hospital HIT developments and what can be expected?"
Immediately following the 10:15 presentation, Dr. Hobson will be presenting from 11:30-noon on May 19th on the topic of, "EMR Selection for Behavioral Care."
On Tuesday, May 20th from 8:00am to 8:30am, Dr. Hobson will present on the topic "Starting with the Hospital or Multi-specialty Clinic Itself and Reaching Out to the Community, a Patient-centric CAE Process is Needed."
Finally, Dr. Hobson will be part of a panel discussion on May 20th, from 2:00-3:00pm entitled,
"Behavioral Health: The Current and Future Status of Behavioral Health EHRs."
The conference will focus on electronic medical records, HIT and EMR experiences and trends.
Orion Health's clinical information software meets the information needs of clinical staff and healthcare managers, delivering secure, universal access to healthcare information and helping healthcare providers proactively manage and coordinate patient care across the community. Orion Health's integration and messaging products streamline the exchange of healthcare data within organizations and between business partners.
Integrating healthcare systems throughout the world since 1993, Orion Health contributes to integration and clinical workflow projects across the globe for clients including Abbott Laboratories, New York State Department of Health, Capital Health, University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust, and the New Zealand Ministry of Health.
More information about the conference can be found at http://www.medrecinst.com/tepr/index2.html
About Orion Health
Orion Health's easy-to-use solutions and applications improve patient care and clinical decision making by providing integrated health data in a single, unified view. By enhancing existing healthcare information systems, Orion Health's Rhapsody integration engine, Concerto physician portal, and workflow solutions provide healthcare workers with easy access to patient data and trends, and reduce errors and omissions by streamlining information transfer.
Worldwide, Orion Health is implementing health information communities involving over 35 million patients with tens of thousands of active users including Maine's HealthInfoNet and the Vermont Health Information Exchange. Orion Health's partners include leading health system integrators and IT vendors such as Accenture, IBM, Oracle Corporation, Sierra Systems and others. Orion Health has more than 1,000 clients around the world, including Lahey Clinic, New York State Department of Health, UCLA Medical Center, and U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). More information can be found at http://www.orionhealth.com.