NIAGARA (ON), Dec. 15, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Niagara Health signed a 10-year agreement Oracle Cerner To build a hospital information system to serve all five Niagara Health sites as well as Hotel Dieu Shaver Health & Rehabilitation Centre.
Niagara Health and Hotel Dieu Shaver can now replace old paper records and obsolete electronic processes by using the new hospital information systems. The system will allow for better data management, patient safety, quicker access to information, and improved quality and consistency in patient care.
“We are delighted to have reached this important milestone and to have established such a strong relationship with Oracle Cerner,” he said. Lynn GuerrieroNiagara Health CEO and President. “This is another step in the digital transformation journey of Niagara Health and will provide many benefits for patients, their families, staff, doctors, and the entire community.”
The new system will provide digital solutions for managing information for outpatient and inpatient services, including complex care, surgery, emergency and urgent care as well as mental health, cancer care, and rehab. Niagara Health will implement Cerner technology using Cerner Canadian Reference Model. It will be based upon Canadian best practices and interoperability standard.
“We are pleased to partner Niagara Health and Hotel Dieu Shaver Health and Rehabilitation Centre in this digital journey to deliver world class health services to Niagara residents,” stated Brian Sandager, Vice-President, Oracle Cerner, Canada. “Together we’ll roll out a regional information system for hospitals that will provide a better, more patient-centric healthcare delivery network.”
Project Monarch Named the project to build the new hospital info system, it was chosen in an internal competition. The project is expected take around two years. It will require considerable teamwork from staff, physicians, subject matter experts at Niagara Health and Hotel Dieu Shaver, as well as input from key stakeholders such patients partners and other stakeholders. The new hospital information system will be available in the fall 2024.
“Hotel Dieu Shaver was very excited to partner with both Niagara Health & Oracle Cerner on this historic health quality improvement and patient safety initiative,” he said. Lynne Pay, Chief Executive Officer, Hotel Dieu Shaver Health & Rehabilitation Centre. “This groundbreaking clinical transformation will improve patient outcomes and facilitate optimal communication among healthcare providers, providing seamless care plans that ensure all patients receive the right care at the right time.
Oracle Cerner will offer a managed service hosted in Canada for Niagara Health and Hotel Dieu Shaver. These two organizations will now be part of the Ontario Collaborative eHub Oracle Cerner Health Information Exchange, HIE to share information across hospitals Ontario. More than 60 hospitals around the world use Oracle Cerner. Ontario.
Niagara Health The regional hospital system has many sites and a growing network community-based services. We are a community-based academic hub that focuses on teaching and learning, research innovation, partnership, and partnerships. Our goal is to continuously improve patient care and make an impact in the lives of people. More than 7,300 people, including physicians, nurses, volunteers, and patients, make up our team. They all contribute to our mission of Extraordinary Care. Every Person. Every time. The team’s Accreditation with Exemplary Standing demonstrates their commitment to safety and quality.
About Hotel Dieu Shaver
Niagara’s only rehabilitation hospital Hotel Dieu Shaver Health and Rehabilitation Centre The hospital provides outstanding clinical outcomes in complex rehabilitation and complex care thanks to the expert staff, physicians, state of-the-art equipment, and compassionate care. Hotel Dieu Shaver is driven by the mission to restore health and rebuild lives, renew hope, and to provide exceptional clinical outcomes in rehabilitation and complex care to more than 1100 inpatients. It also sees more than 40,000 patients each year to reach the highest levels of patient outcomes, restoration of quality of living, and to help people feel better.
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