Cody, Wyo.(July 17, 2017) –West Park Hospital District was recognized as a Wyoming hospital
to be considered a “Most Wired Hospital.”
Technology is making it easier for patients and providers to interact,
thus improving communication, safety and patient-provider relationships.
New tools are helping patients become more actively involved in their
care and maintaining their health, according to results of the 19th Annual
Health Care’s Most Wired® survey.
“We now use our hospitals technology to its fullest capability. The
technology you find here is equivalent to urban hospitals around the country.
We have the capability to view and track the patients entire health record
in a secure setting,” states, Information Services Director, Arek Shennar.
West Park Hospital District was recognized for implementing an electronic
health record throughout its organization.
“The Most Wired hospitals are using every available technology option
to create more ways to reach their patients in order to provide access
to care,” said AHA President and CEO Rick Pollack. “They are
transforming care delivery, investing in new delivery models in order
to improve quality, provide access and control costs.
Most Wired hospitals are transforming care delivery with knowledge gained
from data and analytics. They are investing in analytics to support new
delivery models and effective decision- making and training clinicians
on how to use analytics to improve quality, provide access and control costs.
About the American Hospital Association
The AHA is a not-for-profit association of health care provider organizations
and individuals that are committed to the improvement of health in their
communities. The AHA is the national advocate for its members, which include
nearly 5,000 hospitals, health care systems, networks and other providers
of care. Founded in 1898, the AHA provides education for health care leaders
and is a source of information on health care issues and trends. For more
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