https://www.chipsoft.com/news/1Two Academic hospitals use HiX to reach stage 6 HIMSS accreditation



Two Academic hospitals use HiX to reach stage 6 HIMSS accreditationhttps://www.chipsoft.com/news/1Two Academic hospitals use HiX to reach stage 6 HIMSS accreditation<div class="ExternalClassF4705549D4B74AC5950AE6741D22CC1E"><h2>Through their combined effort, academic hospitals LUMC Leiden and UMC Utrecht have achieved the second highest level of accreditation for the automation of healthcare processes by the American healthcare IT organisation, HIMSS. "LUMC is happy with its achievement of HIMSS stage 6" says Karel van Lambalgen, Director of IT at LUMC, "We have received this certificate by using Chipsoft's fully integrated and advanced patient care solution across a large functional scope." The hospital started working with ChipSoft's fully integrated EMR solution in 2011.</h2><p>The accreditation committee of the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) says: "LUMC pursues a long term IT strategy which has now enabled them to achieve Stage 6. The hospital has implemented clinical decision support for clinical protocols and pathways, and is currently supporting 5 pathways including thyroid, colorectal, cervix, and prostate cancer, as well as cataracts."</p><p>Karel van Lambalgen is proud of achieving this stage: "We constantly work on providing the best patient care, this necessitates high-end ICT processes and facilities."</p><p>Hans Mulder, CEO of ChipSoft, is elated that LUMC and UMCU have achieved the second highest level of healthcare automation: "That is a fantastic achievement by all concerned. We congratulate these two hospitals on their success in receiving this acknowledgement for safe and innovative healthcare support. Our combined goal now is to reach stage 7."</p><p>Source: <a href="https://www.lumc.nl/over-het-lumc/nieuws/archief/130416095100353/">https://www.lumc.nl/over-het-lumc/nieuws/archief/130416095100353/</a></p></div>2014-04-15T22:00:00Z

 Related news



https://www.chipsoft.com/news/11ChipSoft provides major Belgian hospital with a comprehensive EHR
https://www.chipsoft.com/news/12UMC Utrecht first to grant patients access to all their health data
https://www.chipsoft.com/news/14Erasmus MC, largest Academic HiX implementation