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Emergency Medicine

Imagine...with Cerner Emergency Medicine

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Helping providers route patients to the right venue of care

Today, emergency departments (ED) are under increasing pressure to treat larger patient populations with fewer resources while maximizing revenues and maintaining strict quality standards. Cerner FirstNet® is positioned to address these challenges.

Emergency Medicine Venue (EMV) is a tailored approach to optimizing the patient visit across the continuum of care. EMV is designed to meet the unique needs of the specialty and all departments and roles that surround that venue. EMV contains focused recommendations that address care teams, departments and capabilities. These tailored segments include recommendations for physician, nursing, academics, revenue cycle, laboratory, pharmacy, radiology and more.

 

Benefits

EMV provides ways to enhance the experience for emergency medicine providers and staff, including the following elements:

 

ED management benefits

ED real-time dashboard: Displays real-time data for the emergency department. The dashboard pushes information to department managers and other users to support bed management, staffing, and other decisions that ultimately drive throughput and patient satisfaction.

Operational reports: Provide streamlined reporting across a single Cerner Millennium® domain, with the ability to customize and localize reports that are exportable to Excel.

Physician benefits

ED LaunchPoint™: This clinician-focused view is used for managing assigned patients and monitoring all patients within the department.

Emergency medicine provider view: Gives a single location from the FirstNet table of contents for the ED physician to locate the workflow, and quick orders and charges.

Nurse benefits

Emergency medicine nurse view: Provides a single location from the FirstNet table of contents for the ED nurse to view critical patient information and facilitate nurse handoff.

Emergency medicine workflow MPages®: Contain components and information that matter to an ED nurse, and provide an at-a-glance view of the patient's status.

ED LaunchPoint: This clinician-focused view is used for managing assigned patients and monitoring all patients within the department.

FAQs

What are some of the additional benefits provided in the physician segment?

  • Quick orders and charges MPages view: Provides the most common orders placed by an emergency physician in one place, allowing them to quickly complete the ordering process.
  • Quick visits: Groupings of content and actions that allow physicians to quickly sign visit essentials. Using an MPages-enabled framework, these groupings can include prescriptions and patient education, and the physician can bundle them together and sign them simultaneously.
  • Emergency medicine workflow MPages: Contains components and information that matter to an emergency physician, and provide an at-a-glance view of the patient's status.
  • Smart templates: Increases the emergency physician's efficiency by pulling the most recent lab results and radiology interpretations for inclusion in documentation.
  • Table of contents: Simplifies the table of contents to include only the sections of the chart that are most important to different emergency medicine physician roles.
  • Results callback MPages view: Expedites callback and follow-up workflows when results become available after discharge.

  • Activity/event: Contains components and information that optimize the use of the Activities column with direct access to streamlined documentation.
  • Medication administration: Designed to organize all medications efficiently, improve patient safety and eliminate administration errors by utilizing the Five Rights functionality.
  • ED IView: Contains components and information that optimize the ED IView bands and layout.
  • Table of contents: Simplifies the table of contents to include only the sections of the chart that are most important to different emergency medicine nurse roles.
  • Results callback MPages view: Expedites callback and follow-up workflows when results become available after discharge.

Absolutely. Emergency Medicine Venue is a tailored approach and is designed to meet the unique needs of the specialty and all departments and roles that surround that venue. Some other tailored features are tech and unit secretary segments, and some of their benefits are listed below:

  • ED LaunchPoint is a clinician-focused view, used for managing assigned patients and monitoring all patients within the department.
  • Table of contents is simplified to include only the sections of the chart that are most important to the ED tech.
  • Activity/event contains components and information that optimize the use of the Activities column with direct access to streamlined documentation.
  • ED IView contains components and information that optimize the ED IView bands and layout.

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