The AI-as-a-service company will start by optimizing processes in TriHealth's revenue cycle department, but can be rapidly scaled if other needs arise.
An artificial intelligence-enabled electrocardiogram helped identify patients with low ejection fraction who previously "would have slipped through the cracks."
The use of in-home monitoring for Type 2 diabetes and hypertension patients led to twice as many activities completed by nurses.
Its addition will boost the company's ability to combine secure messages, nurse calls, checklists and other notifications within the electronic health record at the point of care.
Around half of primary care providers are using the standard note templates, resulting in short, efficient charting – with time in notes and note length below Epic's overall average.
"Nuance provides the AI layer at the healthcare point of delivery and is a pioneer in the real-world application of enterprise AI," said Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella.
The Oregon health system already had telemedicine in its eight hospitals when COVID-19 struck. The pandemic demanded a change in virtual care strategy.
Dr. Nishit S. Patel, chief medical informatics officer at the hospital, discusses improving communication between hospital physicians and docs at other healthcare facilities in the community.
The health system streamlined EHR workflows, improved documentation quality and helped make better use of staffing resources across its network of 30 hospitals.
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