Web-based Electronic Discharge Summary Solution.
Genecis Clinical Portal
Paper-based Discharge summaries are often illegible, incomplete or received too late for the information to be considered clinically useful. GeneCIS eDischarge (Electronic Discharge summaries) is designed to address these deficiencies. It improves the continuity of care, communication and accuracy of data in discharge summaries. eDischarge enables clinicians to rapidly record all diagnoses, treatments & medications at the point of care. eDischarge is a module of the GeneCIS Clinical Portal
GeneCIS eDischarge uses a simple wizard data capture format that ensures accuracy and enforces data standards. Consultants can review and approve Discharge summaries even after the patient has left the hospital or during a consultation. If the consultant sees any omissions or errors, these can be added or corrected to the updated summary field and sent electronically to the patients GP instantaneously on approval.
Benefits of eDischarge
Minimum training required as the system is simple and intuitive.
Handover of care between the Hospital Clinician and the GP is better managed and safer.
eDischarge delivers complete and accurate records of care at discharge.
The creation of an instantly accessible record of care, available on all workstations to authenticated users
If patients are re-readmitted or attend ED out of hours, previous admission history is available.
Improved patient care
Where Patients are referred between Secondary and Tertiary Care, care delivery details are available to the attending clinician.
Faster and cheaper
The Discharge letter when approved is immediately sent to the GP in an HL7 format (or via eMail).
Ease of implementation
Zero footprint on a PC, tablet or PDA means hospital-wide deployment is simple & secure.
Information is available and shareable between care providers across the care delivery system.
Key features of eDischarge
- GeneCIS eDischarge is a foundation of the EHR.
- All patient information is stored on PAS system.
- Patient Information is updated automatically.
- Patient information is accessed in real time at any location.
- Password protected Authentication (Secure).
- Accessible on a computer, laptop and tablet.
- Provides key information on Diagnosis, allergies,
treatment, procedures, complications etc..
GeneCIS eDischarge has been a great success. Its acceptance by medical staff and admin has been excellent simply because it makes their job easier and also offer clear benefits to our patients whether discharged or readmitted. The project had the full support of the records committee, clinical directors, consultant and management team.