Our client, SA Health, is progressively implementing the Enterprise Patient Administration System (EPAS)*, an electronic health record (EHR) for South Australian public hospitals and health services which has been designed and configured by SA Health to align with its business model. Check out the videos produced by SA Health, which feature clinical and administrative staff sharing their experience using EPAS and talking about how it has changed the way they deliver patient care. The new system places South Australian public hospitals and healthcare sites at the forefront of advancements in eHealth. Several quotes from the videos attest to how EPAS is changing the way clinicians deliver patient care: “There will be continuous information available for clinicians about their patients at any site across SA Health…It is a system that will always be evolving. So it’s not locked in concrete, just […]

With about a decade of experience, Allscripts has established strong healthcare IT credentials with clients in the Asia-Pacific region. Clinical goals for healthcare IT in Asia are similar to what you’d find in the United States and Europe: to deliver the highest quality care at the lowest possible cost. However, there are different sets of challenges throughout the region that require healthcare IT to take a different approach. Singapore: Asia’s center for healthcare innovation Singapore, an island city-state, is the second most densely populated sovereign state in the world, with more than 5.3 million citizens. Because it’s a small, contained geographical area, we see a couple of trends that affect healthcare IT. First, patients move fairly readily among Singaporean healthcare organizations. It’s important that patients’ records travel with them. Second, physicians also move freely within the Singaporean healthcare community, making […]