Trust Strategy

What is the anticipated timeline for when your Trust shall focus upon these challenges?

1. Improving patient length of stay by improving patient flow through the Trust with the support of best practice guidance:

It is currently a focus
2017-2018
2018-2019
Not a priority

2. Reducing prescribing and medication errors by improving utilisation of e-prescribing with the support of best practice guidance:

It is currently a focus
2017-2018
2018-2019
Not a priority

3. Reducing inappropriate ordering of tests and investigations by utilising computerised order entry with the support of best practice guidance:

It is currently a focus
2017-2018
2018-2019
Not a priority

How will your Trust realise the improvements to these problems:

4. Improving patient length of stay by improving patient flow through the Trust:

Do it ourselves with our own resource and utilise existing modules and/or functionality within our PAS/EMR
Use third party solution(s) that provide best practice guidance and simple integration with the Trust PAS/EMR *
Use third party solution(s) that provide best practice guidance and advanced integration with the Trust PAS/EMR **
* Simple integration example: HL7 ADT between a PAS and a third party software solution
** Simple integration example: bi-directional data transfer between EMR/white board and third party software solution

5. Reducing prescribing and medication errors by improving utilisation of e-prescribing:

Do it ourselves with our own resource and utilise existing modules and/or functionality within our PAS/EMR
Use third party solution(s) that provide best practice guidance and simple integration with the Trust PAS/EMR *
Use third party solution(s) that provide best practice guidance and advanced integration with the Trust PAS/EMR **
* Simple integration example: HL7 ADT between a PAS and a third party software solution
** Simple integration example: bi-directional data transfer between EMR/white board and third party software solution

6. Reducing inappropriate ordering of tests and investigations by utilising computerised order entry:

Do it ourselves with our own resource and utilise existing modules and/or functionality within our PAS/EMR
Use third party solution(s) that provide best practice guidance and simple integration with the Trust PAS/EMR *
Use third party solution(s) that provide best practice guidance and advanced integration with the Trust PAS/EMR **
* Simple integration example: HL7 Admission/Discharge/Transfer between a PAS and a third party software solution
** Simple integration example: bi-directional data transfer between EMR/white board and third party software solution

We’re also interested in your awareness of the following solutions:

                                                                          I’m aware of this                      Our Trust uses this
Wolters Kluwer – UpToDate
Elsevier – In Order
Medworxx – Medworxx                                                                                                    x
Hearst Health – Zynx
Oak Group – MCAP
McKesson – Interqual                                                     x
BMJ – ActionSets
Allocate – RealTime PatientFlow                                 x
Cerner – Multum                                                              x
First Databank – Multilex
Hearst Health – MCG

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