Tuesday, July 11, 2017
Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center was named to the Most Wired list of hospitals for the seventh consecutive year. According to the 19th Annual Health Care’s Most Wired survey, the hospitals listed are those who make it easier for patients and providers to interact, thus improving communication, safety and patient-provider relationships.
“We are honored to be acknowledged as a Most Wired hospital,” says Marianne James, Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer, Information Services. “At Cincinnati Children’s, we are committed to being a leader in improving child health, and that means engaging in a culture of discovery and leading the way with technology that enables innovation in patient care and research.”
According to the survey, Most Wired hospitals are using smart phones, telehealth, and remote monitoring to create more ways for patients to access healthcare services, and to capture important patient health information.
The Most Wired survey examines how organizations are leveraging Information Technology to improve performance in the areas of infrastructure, business and administrative management, quality, safety and clinical integration.
For more details about the Most Wired survey, study and award, visit the Hospitals & Health Networks website.