Data quality is crucial to our ACO, OneCare Vermont, and our Blueprint for Health patient-centered medical home, said Michael Gagnon, Chief Technology Officer at VITL.
We are delighted to be supporting VITL and their stakeholders with their advanced interoperability and quality reporting initiatives, said Dan Buell, General Manager of Health Language at Wolters Kluwer Clinical Software Solutions.
In addition, he notes, VITL has gone live with natural language processing software (from the Alphen aan den Rijn, Netherlands-based Wolters Kluwer) that is "converting labs to LOINC and problem lists to SNOMED and medications to RxNorm, and so on and so forth; a lot of different terminologies are involved, and there's a fair amount of work in mapping things out, but it has a lot of synonyms.
Scopelliti, Gagnon, Rose, and their colleagues at Geisinger, VITL, and Orlando Health all emphasize that healthcare IT leaders must begin now to lay the foundations for the new world that the U.
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We are excited to be working along with VITL
, in a state like Vermont that is lauded for its delivery of care, to help further drive the implementation of EHRs.
The service was developed for VITL
by GE Healthcare, which also maintains the system for the two hospitals.
is a not-for-profit organization that is facilitating the implementation of electronic medical records (EMR) systems using the GE Centricity HIE in Vermont.
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was first established to provide IT support for Blueprint for Health?
is seeking qualified contractors to provide two services related to grant management.
electronic medication history service gives me a list of prescriptions filled on emergency patients that I see.
will also explore the possibility of offering Vermont physicians the option of full access to GE's Centricity EMR via an application service provider (ASP) arrangement.