Influential Groups and People<br />Industry Leaders<br />Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh<br />Healthcare Informatics Journal<br />David Blumenthal, MD, MPP<br />Regulatory Agencies<br />Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC)<br />Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)<br />Networking Resources<br />American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA) <br />Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS)<br />
McKesson Technology Solutions<br />Customer base includes 52% of all health systems<br />80% of health systems with more than 200 beds<br />20% of all physician practices<br />25% of home care agencies<br />
Healthcare Informatics Solutions<br />Enterprise-wide clinical, patient care, financial, supply chain, strategic management software solutions<br />Pharmacy automation for hospitals<br />Connectivity, outsourcing and other services, including remote hosting and managed services<br />
Role of IS at MTS<br />Core of each MTS business unit<br />MTS develops products to support trends and focus of healthcare informatics industry<br />Examples:<br />Horizon Expert Orders = CPOE solution<br />Horizon Business Insights = decision support solution<br />Horizon MedComm-Rx = fax solution to digitize written medication orders<br />Horizon Meds Manager = comprehensive electronic pharmacy information system<br />
Recent Successes and Crises<br />Success<br />McKesson Automation becomes exclusive North American Distributer for Health Robotics CytoCare, I.V. Station, and I.V. Soft<br />Crisis<br />10+ Law Suits<br />
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