Three Saudi Arabian hospitals obtain EMRAM Stage 7
Three Saudi Arabian hospitals within the Mouwasat group have achieved the best degree of the HIMSS Analytics Digital Medical Information Adoption Mannequin (EMRAM).
The hospitals in Qatif, Damman and Riyadh have been validated at Stage 7 of the eight-stage mannequin EMRAM mannequin, which scores hospitals from 0-7 relative to their inpatient digital medical information (EMR) capabilities.
Throughout the evaluation it was famous that protected PCs in each ward are refreshed each 5 minutes to make sure affected person abstract stories, allergy notifications, downside and medicine lists can be found. A complete set of dashboards and visible shows can be found in most areas of the hospital together with the pharmacy.
The hospitals have additionally created scientific resolution assist routines, which current clinicians with potential diagnoses generated by an algorithm that considers lab outcomes, treatment, and very important indicators.
WHY IT MATTERS
Mouwasat has demonstrated its ongoing dedication to enhancing affected person security and high quality of scientific care by means of the efficient use of EMR expertise.
THE LARGER CONTEXT
Mouwasat Hospital Al Khobar achieved EMRAM Stage 7 in September 2020. The 2 remaining hospitals within the Mouwasat group are validated at Stage 6 and dealing in direction of Stage 7.
Different hospitals in Saudi Arabia to attain EMRAM Stage 7 embrace Dr Sulaiman Al Habib Hospital Al Khobar, King Khaled Eye Specialist Hospital and King Abdulaziz Medical Metropolis (KAMC) in Riyadh.
ON THE RECORD
John Rayner, regional director analytics, EMEA, HIMSS, stated: “It was an absolute pleasure to validate three hospitals from the Mouwasat group in the identical week. The evaluation staff was notably impressed with the dedication and enthusiasm of the clinicians, each docs and nurses, who not solely demonstrated their information of the system and related processes but in addition how a digital surroundings can enhance affected person security and the general high quality of care. These are three spectacular hospitals who recognise the advantages of working in a paper free surroundings.”
Dr Amin Nimer, company chief of medical providers & efficiency enchancment, Mouwasat Medical Providers, stated: “HIMSS EMRAM Stage 7 accreditation is a key milestone in our pursuit of a extra environment friendly healthcare system. We’re so proud to have three of our hospitals validated on the identical time. This success represents our technique in delivering prime quality requirements to our sufferers and helps create a linked healthcare system amongst our workers. Right this moment, we serve our sufferers in a extra enhanced and distinctive approach.”
Thamer Al-Momani, company chief info officer, Mouwasat Medical Providers, stated: “We’re excited to attain HIMSS EMRAM Stage 7 and happy with all of the work the staff has performed to make Mouwasat indispensable to our sufferers. This outstanding achievement is a transparent illustration of how really bold we’re in implementing the newest expertise and guaranteeing that we’re offering the best-in-class requirements. The journey doesn’t finish right here, we imagine that leveraging expertise improvements (and our staff members) will end in a constantly efficient efficiency.”