During the past few years we have seen organizations shift from selecting “best in breed” perioperative information systems to selecting enterprise wide solutions that can best meet the needs of the entire organization regardless of its perioperative information system functionality.
systems selected by individual
departments to best meet
departments' unique needs.
May or may not be interfaced
with other hospital systems.
|Hospital or health
system wide information
system selected by the
organization to best
needs and goals.
This change in IT strategy can be overwhelming to the perioperative department where there are so many competing priorities, and particularly when the perception (and perhaps reality) is that certain functionality will be lost in the conversion to the enterprise system, as some enterprise-wide systems have historically been perceived as being less robust than the department-speciﬁc systems.
Where to Start?
So, what is the best way to approach a system conversion? We recommend that you
ﬁrst take the time to establish a Project Plan. This is a critical step in the data
conversion process that serves to:
How Can We Help?
To ensure a smooth transition from one system to another, a conversion requires experienced team members who know how to get all the moving parts to meet at the right time so that the data ﬂows correctly and that the staff has the support that they need during this transition period.
Through partnership, we provide the guidance and experience needed to meet your unique technical and process needs throughout the system conversion to ensure the optimal use of the new system.
We will work collaboratively with you and your vendor(s) to:
Coratek has had experience with a wide variety of perioperative information systems and a broad range of clients. We welcome the opportunity to speak with you about your needs.
Please contact us for more info.