Accession Number:

ADA624078

Title:

Military Interoperable Digital Hospital Testbed (MIDHT) Phase III

Descriptive Note:

Annual rept. 28 Sep 2013-27 Sep 2014

Corporate Author:

CONEMAUGH MEMORIAL MEDICAL CENTER JOHNSTOWN PA

Report Date:

2014-10-01

Pagination or Media Count:

57.0

Abstract:

The MIDHT project continues to implement and research health information technologies HIT within the Conemaugh Health System, located in Southwestern Pennsylvania. Core technologies under investigation include pharmacy robotics, bar code medication administration BCMA and health information exchange via the eHealth Exchange. Statement of work is being delivered as expected. Research activities for Arm 1 have progressed, including an initial analysis on medication errors and completion of statistical testing on nursing workflow and satisfaction. Conemaugh is participating in the 14th Virtual Lifetime Electronic Record VLER pilot nationwide via data exchange with the Altoona VA Medical Center Arm 2. Patient correlations, system users and document exchanges all have increased throughout the year. Conemaugh expects to move lab result C32 functionality into production in October 2014.

Subject Categories:

  • Medicine and Medical Research
  • Medical Facilities, Equipment and Supplies
  • Computer Systems
  • Biomedical Instrumentation and Bioengineering

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE