5 hospitals in East Lancashire are to introduce Alcidion’s Patientrack cellular digital observations know-how to assist detect and reply to deteriorating sufferers.
Integrating with the belief’s Cerner Millennium system, nurses all through East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Belief will use Patientrack as they perform observations, with the know-how in a position to combine instantly with gadgets used on the bedside to seize a sufferers’ important indicators.
Patientrack then makes use of generated measures to robotically calculate a affected person’s early warning rating earlier than alerting acceptable clinicians if and when they should take motion.
Smartpage, a smartphone and web-based system for hospital communication and activity administration from Alcidion, may also be deployed in parallel with Patientrack. The messaging system can combine with the e-observations know-how and alerts scientific groups if they should take pressing motion. Workers may also use Smartpage to assist the hospital at night time workload, and to streamline affected person handover between shifts.
The Alcidion applied sciences will likely be deployed throughout Royal Blackburn Instructing Hospital, Burnley Normal Instructing Hospital, Clitheroe Group hospital, Accrington Victoria and Pendle Group Hospital.
Mark Johnson, CIO at East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Belief, stated: “Patientrack, which has delivered spectacular outcomes for affected person security in dozens of different NHS hospitals, accompanied by Smartpage, will likely be an vital a part of that digital roadmap and the deployment of our native EPR.
“We’re assured that the experiences and studying from the deployment will assist the regional aims of getting consolidated info for all sufferers. These are cellular applied sciences that our clinicians wish to use, that may assist to alleviate strain and take away handbook processes, and that may have a really speedy influence on affected person outcomes and security.”
Alcidion’s Patientrack was used on the Manchester Nightingale Hospital web site within the top of the Covid-19 pandemic in April 2020.
Lynette Ousby, UK managing director for Alcidion, added: “East Lancashire Hospitals is exhibiting its need to speed up digital adoption on a major scale in a short time.
“We’re proud to be a part of that – and it’s heartening to be widening our attain with hospitals within the North West the place Alcidion itself additionally has a rising presence and can quickly be opening a regional headquarters in Burnley.”