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Emergency Medicine

Imagine...with Cerner Emergency Medicine


Saving time when it is at its most crucial

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 solutions from Cerner provide a tailored approach to optimizing the patient visit across the continuum of care. They are designed to meet the unique needs of the specialty and all departments and roles that surround that venue. They contain 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.


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


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.

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

Emergency medicine physician view: Gives a single location for the ED physician to locate the workflow, Quick Visits, quick orders, and quick orders and charges.

Emergency medicine workflow MPages®: These contain components and information that matter to ED physicians and nurses providing an at-a-glance view of the patient's status.

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.

Results callback MPages view: Expedites callback and follow-up workflows when results become available after discharge.

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.

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.

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.

Smart templates: Increase the emergency physician's efficiency by pulling the most recent lab results and radiology interpretations for inclusion in documentation.


Behavioral health

Our specialist behavioral health EHR include multiple solutions and content packages designed to support health organizations that specialize in the delivery of community mental health, inpatient mental health, outpatient mental health, substance used disorder and developmental disabilities care.

Clinical service lines

These service lines offer a tailored approach to optimize patient visits across the continuum of care. to drive revenue, improve quality and reduce costs.

Continuum of care

Cerner is focused on automating the process of managing the health and care of populations across the care continuum.

Critical care

Our suite of critical care solutions is designed to enhance workflows, create a central location for documentation and allow clinicians to easily view results. From ICU to NICU/PICU to specialty venues, Cerner connects even the most complex care settings.

Emergency medicine

From door to discharge, Cerner empowers emergency medicine providers and clinicians with a comprehensive patient record across the continuum of care.


Cerner Imaging brings together image-enabled workflows and near-real-time data to provide clinicians with a holistic patient view directly within the EHR for cardiovascular, radiology, clinical and enterprise imaging. This single source of truth ensures both advanced capabilities, such as decision support, within daily imaging workflows while also helping meet current and future regulatory requirements.

Infection control

Our infection control solution collects and analyzes data from the EHR to help practitioners easily view data relevant to monitoring and preventing infection.


Cerner was founded in 1979 as a company focused on laboratory professionals and the solutions that help them succeed. Cerner offers a complete suite of solutions targeted toward the four key segments of the complex laboratory – clinical, anatomic pathology, molecular diagnostics and laboratory outreach – that can also fully-function via seamless interface with your non-Cerner EHR.

Medical device connectivity

CareAware® is Cerner's comprehensive enterprise-wide offering for device connectivity. CareAware provides a suite of solutions that enable any area of a hospital to create an environment where all devices are integrated and contextually aware to ensure the right data is presented in the right format at the right time.


We support nurses and the entire care team by connecting workflows across the care continuum. We’re uniquely positioned to develop the solutions and services that enhance efficiency and simplify communications among care team members.


Oncology is comprehensive care from the cancer diagnosis to treatment options to survivorship support. Utilizing the Cerner Oncology solution, the entire care team has access to the necessary tools for protocol and complex medication management for better patient care.


To aid organizations in empowering people, families and care teams to be active participants in their health and care, Cerner offers a robust member engagement solution that enables you and your care team to be aligned, informed and educated on an ongoing basis.


Cerner perioperative solutions are fully integrated with the EHR and create a perioperative safety zone that facilitate informed decision making by clinicians.


Cerner pharmacy solutions are designed to help your health system’s patient population get and stay healthy – with extensive clinical checks, integrated data flow across processes, patient follow-up and therapy monitoring after discharge – all within a unified, seamlessly integrated medication process.


Cerner physician solutions include more than 40 specialties – created by physicians for physicians – to drive efficiency and productivity. We know that not every physician works the same way – Cerner solutions allow for screen customization, allowing you to provide the best care with the fewest distractions.


Cerner’s integrated rehabilitation EHR solution supports the clinical, regulatory and financial needs of your organization. Our rehab solutions support documentation needs for physical therapy, occupational therapy and speech therapy in inpatient rehabilitation facilities and outpatient therapy services.

Women’s health and pediatrics

Cerner women’s health solutions collect pertinent information and integrate directly into the EHR. Our goal at Cerner is to bring together all of the information across multiple venues, clinicians and patients, to allow you to focus on what matters most – caring for mothers and babies.