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Medical Center Taps Clinical Information Solution

March 28, 2008
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Great Plains Regional Medical Center (North Platte, Neb.) is deploying Atlanta-based Eclipsys’ Sunrise Clinical Essentials as its clinical information solution.

The solution is being implemented to help drive improved care quality outcomes and increase operational efficiency, says the company. Once it is deployed, the Center will activate additional Eclipsys Sunrise Enterprise solutions, including advanced clinical documentation, order sets, Sunrise Knowledge-Based Charting, Sunrise Critical Care, Sunrise Knowledge-Based Medication Administration, and Sunrise Clinical Analytics, says the company.

The solutions will be remotely hosted by the Eclipsys Technology Solutions Center in Mountain Lakes, N.J.



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