Hospitals Using veEDIS Technology Recognized by Joint CommissionDate: January 15, 2013
Plantation, Florida - 1 of every 7 hospitals recognized by the Joint Commission as Top Performers on Key Quality Measures™ utilizes the technology and expertise that now drives veEDIS, an Emergency Department Information System and certified EHR that tracks and documents patient activity and care.
The recognized hospitals attained excellence on accountability measure performance, as determined by data reported on evidence-based clinical processes shown to be the best treatments for certain conditions. The alerts, prompts and advanced clinical decision support tools provided by the technology helped them comply with quality measures above industry standards.
By leveraging 21 years of healthcare technology experience, veEDIS has provided clients a tool that extends far beyond automated reporting capabilities. "We're impacting patient care and outcomes by giving hospitals a means to ensure their quality goals are met or exceeded," stated Thomas L. Grossjung, President and CEO of veEDIS Clinical Systems. "It's gratifying to know that we've helped nurses and doctors provide better care for their patients. Our latest program enhancements will help our clients attain Meaningful Use for Stage 2, which should further improve patient care and safety in the emergency department."
veEDIS is an Emergency Department Information System designed to function with and encourage optimal emergency department processes. Created by a team of credentialed physicians and nurses, veEDIS combines real emergency department experience with advanced technology to provide software that assists in meeting quality patient care and safety goals. veEDIS is certified by the Drummond Group as an EHR technology (CEHRT) that can qualify hospitals to receive payments under Medicare and Medicaid Electronic Health Record Incentive Programs (Meaningful Use) enabling hospitals to seek stimulus funding under the American Reinvestment and Recovery Act (ARRA).
For more information, visit www.veedis.com or call (954) 344-0498 x2018.