Canada provider to implement Allscripts iProcedures Anesthesia system to drive effective electronic documentation and charting
TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 5, 2020--
Allscripts Healthcare Solutions (NASDAQ: MDRX) today announced that Canada’s Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre is continuing its partnership with Allscripts by implementing the iProcedures electronic Anesthesia Information Management Solution (AIMS). The solution will be used in all operating rooms, labour and delivery and other anesthesia-related areas at Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre’s Bayview and Holland Centre sites.
Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre began as a hospital for Canadian veterans, and has since grown into a fully affiliated teaching hospital of the University of Toronto, evolving to meet the needs of its growing community. The hospital sees nearly 1.3 million patients each year across three campuses and is also home to Canada's largest trauma centre. Sunnybrook's groundbreaking research changes the way patients are treated around the world.
Already an Allscripts Patient Flow™ user, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre looks to uphold its vision to invent the future of healthcare by implementing iProcedures AIMS to enable users to create complete anesthesia records through automated collection and storage of data from anesthesia-related machines. The iProcedures solution can reduce duplication of documentation, improve efficiency of perioperative process, provide data analysis to aid decision making and generate reports for quality assurance and for research proposes.
“In Allscripts, we have a dedicated partner, one that shares our mission of driving the best care for our patients when it matters most,” said Dr. Andy Smith, Sunnybrook’s president and CEO. “Ensuring our surgical departments have the most comprehensive tools is critical to our continued success.”
iPro Anesthesia is a cloud-based, mobile anesthesia information management system designed by anesthesiologists to automate anesthesia documentation and offer true clinician-driven functionality. A comprehensive end-to-end solution that can produce a more complete, compliant and legible anesthesia record, it can improve documentation, operating room efficiency, patient safety and medication management.
“We’re proud to expand our successful partnership with Sunnybrook,” said Allscripts CEO Paul Black. “Documentation is an important element across all clinical departments and it’s an especially critical measure in the operating theatre. With iProcedures AIMS, Sunnybrook has chosen the solution it needs to deliver the excellent care Sunnybrook’s patients expect.”
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