HealthIT

  • Vanderbilt University

    Focus on Epic: EpicLeap to make care seamless at VUMC

    EpicLeap, a project that will transform patient care at Vanderbilt University Medical Center (VUMC) through new technology and processes, started in 2015 with a notification from a technology vendor. A few of the key pieces of software VUMC uses to currently provide care were no longer going to be supported by the vendor. Vanderbilt’s HealthIT team was then faced with a crucial decision — they could provide support for the software bundle themselves, upgrade to the vendor’s suggested replacements, or consider a totally different solution altogether. Read More

    Aug. 10, 2017

  • Vanderbilt University

    EpicLeap excellence

    The EpicLeap Interfaces team, led by Jameson Porter (far right), leads the design, build and testing of the 160+ interfaces needed for the applications remaining after Go Live to “talk” to the new Epic modules and share information, forming the backbone of a truly integrated system. Read More

    Jan. 5, 2017

  • Vanderbilt University

    Compressor problem at Hill Center causes outages; service restored

    A problem with the data center temperature control system at the Hill Center caused a widespread outage of administrative systems early Monday morning. The issue has now been resolved. Read More

    Apr. 11, 2016

  • Vanderbilt University

    VUMC transitions to Medical Grade Wireless connectivity

    Vanderbilt University IT (VUIT) and Health IT have partnered with the Center for Medical Interoperability to deliver improved, more reliable wireless connectivity for clinical devices throughout Vanderbilt University Medical Center. Read More

    Aug. 13, 2015