Reference 2020-571

REF:       2020-571           

Subject:   Trust Solutions       

          

 

Request:

  1. What is the name of the main IT Solution used within the Emergency Department setting?

 

‘An Emergency Department Information System (EDIS) is an extended EHR system used to manage data in. support of Emergency Department patient care and operations. The functions of an EDIS may be provided by a single application or multiple applications.’

For example: Symphony, DXC EDIS

 

  1. What is the name of the PAS your Trust currently has installed?

 

‘Patient Administration Systems (often abbreviated to PAS) developed out of the automation of administrative paperwork in healthcare organisations, particularly hospitals, and are one of the core components of a hospital’s IT infrastructure.’

For example: Servelec Rio, System C Medway

  1. What is the name of the Main Community Solution, used for Community and District Nursing?

For example: TPP SystmOne, Advanced CareNotes, Servelec Rio

  1. What is the name of the Clinical Noting Solution used within the Trust?

 

‘Clinical Noting Solution is fully-auditable electronic notes platform that allows clinicians to search, analyse and annotate patient case notes.’

For example: G2 Speech, Meditech, DXC Lorenzo

  1. What is the name of the Trusts EPR Solution?

 

EPR (electronic patient record system) will mean all patient information will be available electronically, on screen, at any hospital location, at any time.

For example: DXC Lorenzo, Servelec Rio, System C Medway

  1. What is the name of the Pharmacy Stock Management Solution used within the Trust?

 

Pharmacy inventory management involves the processes of ordering, receiving, and storing drugs, with the aim of ensuring drug availability while keeping costs down and working within storage capacity constraints’

For example: EMIS, JAC

 

  1. What is the name of the In-Patient e Prescribing solution used within the Trust?

‘E-prescribing, or electronic prescribing is a technology that allows physicians and other medical practitioners to write and send prescriptions to a participating pharmacy electronically instead of using handwritten or faxed notes or calling in prescriptions.’

For example: Meditech, EMIS, Cerner Millenium

 

  1. What is the name of the Out-Patient e Prescribing solution used within the Trust?

 

‘E-prescribing, or electronic prescribing is a technology framework that allows physicians and other medical practitioners to write and send prescriptions to a participating pharmacy electronically instead of using handwritten or faxed notes or calling in prescriptions.’

For example: Meditech, EMIS, Cerner Millenium

 

  1. What is the name of the Order Communication Solution used within the Trust?

Order Communications System (OCS) allows diagnostic tests and treatment services to be ordered instantly.’

For example: Sunquest ICE, Civica Paris

 

  1. What is the name of the Diagnostic Reporting Solution used within the Trust?

 

‘Electronic requesting and results reporting service, a web-based requesting and result reporting system that has been designed to operate within primary and secondary care. Usually used for Radiology, Cardiology and Laboratory reporting’

 

For example: CliniSys Cyberlab, EMIS Review, DxC RadCentre, GE PACS, In-House

 

Response:

 

Please find information attached.

 

2020-571-FOI Request – Trust Solutions [206 KB PDF]