Healthcare Worker Burnout - Strategies to Save Clinicians
Burnout has been defined as emotional exhaustion, great detachment, and a reduced sense of personal achievement. If we add to the already heavy workload clinicians have, the extensive amount of documentation they have to consume and create for each patient or shift, it’s understandable the load will not decrease but increase and worsen the sense of burnout for the users. This is the case unless we have efficient and integrated health information systems in place.
Achieving the Quadruple Aim in Canada
Cerner and Canada: working together to improve health care
Healthcare PMO Podcast - Episode 2
COVID-19, the catalyst of change in the Healthcare Industry, in the podcast speakers share examples of how technology, people, and processes in healthcare have changed post the pandemic. The discussion sheds light on the before and after views of implementing technology in different landscapes.
COVID, growing costs, and clinician burnout require the improved use of data
Over the last decade, the need for a clinical voice at the heart of digital health has become increasingly recognized. This is a marked shift; whereas previously, using technology was viewed as the goal, the reality is that technology and data are enablers to achieving the goal.
Global Healthcare Growth Report: For second consecutive year, Oracle Cerner expands footprint and deepens relationships around the world
With a focus on being clinically driven and fulfilling the promise of the electronic health record (EHR), Oracle Cerner remains a global leader based on EHR market share.
Oracle completes acquisition of Cerner
Oracle Corporation (NYSE: ORCL) announced that a majority of the outstanding shares (the “Shares”) of Cerner Corporation (Nasdaq: CERN) were validly tendered, and the other conditions to the tender offer have been satisfied or waived.
Cornwall Community Hospital marks five years using Cerner electronic health record
It was December 2016 when the Cornwall Community Hospital (CCH) went live with the Cerner Millennium® electronic health record (EHR), allowing CCH to become an innovative leader in healthcare delivery in Eastern Ontario.
The remote transformation of Ontario healthcare during the pandemic
The COVID-19 pandemic has forced every aspect of life to adapt, not least healthcare. While the focus has understandably been on the frontline, longer-term strategies have needed to continue as well, something that Cerner and TransForm Shared Service Organization (TSSO) have achieved around the shores of Lake St Clair, Ontario, with the e-VOLVE major remote go-live project.
Integrated electronic health record streamlines patient information during COVID-19 pandemic
On Vancouver Island, Canada, local health authority Island Health uses its integrated electronic health record (EHR) to help clinicians diagnose and treat patients efficiently while helping ensure patient and staff safety during its COVID-19 pandemic response. Island Health leverages Cerner Millennium® to communicate each patient's status and treatment plans. The EHR also helps support clinicians in reaching out to the community to provide in-home care and monitoring, as well as public health surveillance in communities and residents who can be difficult to reach.
Essential clinical dataset saves nurses time
Working with Cerner, they utilized the essential clinical dataset (ECD) to reduce the number of questions asked when nurses complete the adult admission history form, saving more than 95 hours a month.
PowerChart Oncology offers multiple benefits for providers
"Cerner helped us get to HIMSS Stage 7 by really providing us the platform for our electronic medical record... One source of truth for our patient data, and being able to capture it in an integrated manner. The Cerner solution helped facilitate that."
- Heather Sulkers, senior director, Client Informatics, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto
<p><em><span style="font-size: 13px;"><strong>"Cerner helped us get to HIMSS Stage 7 by really providing us the platform for our electronic medical record... One source of truth for our patient data, and being able to capture it in an integrated manner. The Cerner solution helped facilitate that."</strong></span></em></p> <p><span style="font-size: 13px;">- Heather Sulkers, senior director, Client Informatics, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto</span></p>