March 01, 2011
Video: How Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare is increasing efficiency in the ED
With seven hospitals throughout the greater Memphis, Tennessee area, Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare treats almost 275,000 patients through its emergency departments. Cerner FirstNet is used to help track patient care, order medicines, provide CPOE for physicians, and pull data for quality reports. After implementing FirstNet and streamlining patient care, the impact is significant. Clinicians are able to see patients more quickly and increase turnaround time. "We're able to do what we do best - we spend time with our patients," said Kerri Morris, RN, BSN.