Originally published in Compass, February 7, 2013
BHMH recognized for technology systems
Blue Hill Memorial Hospital has achieved recognition for the implementation of technology systems that improve the quality and safety of patient care, according to a news release from the hospital. With the development and adoption of critical technological advancements such as the Electronic Medical Record, Bedside Medication Verification System and Computerized Provider Order Entry, BHMH has moved to the forefront of healthcare technology.
This recognition comes from Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society, a not-for-profit organization exclusively focused on providing global leadership for the optimal use of information technology and management systems for the betterment of healthcare.