At its core, health IT focuses on the management of patient care and access to patient data through the secure sharing of health information. “We’re making these changes in how we work and implementing technology so that clinicians, doctors and nurses can face patients more and work with systems less,” asserts Dr. Steven Davidson, Chief Medical Informatics Officer.
Watch Walter Fahey, CIO, Discuss Some of the
Latest IT Innovations at Maimonides
Physicians that adopt health IT will not only spend less time with computer systems, but they will also reduce the tedious steps required to schedule a follow-up appointment, get a consultation, prescribe medicine and access lab results, as well as many other administrative tasks.
Use these quick links to learn more:
- Meaningful Use and EHRs
- Connecting For Care: Maimonides EHR Subsidy Program
- Telestroke Medicine