Saint Clare's Hospital in Weston, Wis., has signed with Addison, Texas-based Medhost to automate its emergency department (ED).
According to Medhost, Saint Clare's ED has shown improvements in the following areas:
Â· Average patient length of stay (LOS) is trending downward, under 120 minutes.
Â· Improvements in coding accuracy are better than the 10 percent expected.
Â· Patient satisfaction scores, as established by NRC Picker, have increased to 96.7 percent.
Medhost interfaces with Saint Claire's existing hospital information system, LastWord/IDX.
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