Feb 15

103017 Tips and Tricks – Overview report called PHC IP 24hr 103017 Tips and Tricks – Hard stop for unsigned Admission/OBS orders 051517 Tips and Tricks – Complex bedside procedures 051517 Tips and Tricks – Streamlining note types 051517... [read more]

Nov 15

Click to download the Herpes Zoster Vaccines Comparison   ... [read more]

Oct 11

Use FLU BPA to easily order and document flu vaccines, or when patient declines or vaccine not available (Oct. 1 – Mar. 31): PIEDMONT FLU SMARTSET on Flu BPA and under SmartSets automatically selects the one preferred Fluzone© ?vaccine based... [read more]

Oct 2

Haiku default patient lists must be set first in Hyperspace! If you haven’t done so already, go to “Patient List” in Hyperspace> Edit List > Create a List > Add some Columns > Create Click the pencil icon:, to set the default list... [read more]

Sep 29

For those patients that refuse colonoscopy, you now have more Epic order options: COLOGUARD EPIC Order You may now order the COLOGUARD stool DNA test from the Colon Cancer Screening BPA, or using LAB3901, or from COLOGUARD SMARTSET. This order will... [read more]

Sep 15

350,000 Flu Vaccine MyChart reminder messages are to be sent to patients this month: “Flu vaccines for 2017-18 are now available from Piedmont.  Please make an appointment to have the vaccine administered. If you have already received 2017-18... [read more]

Sep 15

Depression Screening, Fall Risk Assessment, and BMI Quality metrics have an easier workflow in the new Quality Measures Activity Tab going live on 9/26/2017.  Stay tuned next week for more   Example: ... [read more]

Sep 15

Discharge Summary notes will now automatically route to PCP’s “In Basket” if they have an Epic Hyperspace account. Expect to start seeing this around September 19th. Particularly pay attention to the IMS DC Summary which has a special section... [read more]

Aug 31

Dear Colleagues, This month, at the European Society of Cardiology Scientific Sessions, we will present the results of the Spyral renal denervation program, and the results will be simultaneously published in a major medical journal. Although the... [read more]

Aug 31

Reflection: Do you consider a 90-day supply when approving medication refills? Writing for a 90-day supply for chronic diseases improves patient medication adherence. Says who: The real-world, recent (2016) data. Payer data of Georgia members noted... [read more]

Aug 15

Starting this month, low-risk patients who are undergoing low-risk, outpatient surgical procedures in a Piedmont outpatient department will no longer be required to fulfill the standard preadmission visit. Instead, these patients will... [read more]

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