The expansion moreover comprises the Talbot Museum, a medical museum that displays the history of the Willis-Knighton
system created in 2004.
Editor's Note: The case, as reported, makes no reference to the total failure of Willis-Knighton
Medical Center, which allowed the expectant mother to go home without an examination by a physician.
According to McPherson, all 35 pharmacists in the four hospitals that make up the Willis-Knighton
Health System rely on six major Medi-Span databases: the Master Drug Database which includes national drug codes, drug names, ingredients and pricing information; the Drug Therapy Monitoring System; IV Incompatibility Database; Allergy Database; Drug Disease Database; and Patient Education Database.
is implementing a comprehensive campus-wide wireless solution.
When completed, the new Willis-Knighton
Proton Center will serve about 200 cancer patients annually.
The AccuVein system is available for use at Willis-Knighton
on both adult and pediatric units.
The team at Willis-Knighton
will demonstrate to other cancer centers how they can now afford to offer the most effective clinical cancer treatment modality to their patient community.
leveraged MEDHOST's electronic charting to eliminate dictation, which resulted in a $500,000 savings after just one year.
Our members include Advanced Particle Therapy (in partnership with Emory University, Scripps Health & the University of Maryland), McLaren Health Care, The Hampton University Proton Therapy Institute, The Indiana University Health Proton Therapy Center, The Loma Linda University Medical Center, The Mayo Clinic, The ProCure Proton Therapy Centers, The Provision Center for Proton Therapy, The Texas Center for Proton Therapy, The University of Florida Proton Therapy Institute, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, The University of Pennsylvania Proton Therapy Center, The Willis-Knighton
Health System and University Hospitals of Cleveland/Case Western Reserve University.
Angela Hicks, radiation therapist at Willis-Knighton
Cancer Center, said: "We're saving 2 to 3 minutes per patient because the High Performance Couch moves more quickly and smoothly.
and colleagues from Willis-Knighton
Cancer Center in Shreveport, La.
Bossier Health Center/Bossier City, Louisiana