Epic

Townsend Named to Epic’s ID Board

Posted by  | Congratulations

Jennifer Townsend, instructor in the Division of Infectious Diseases, has been selected to be a part of the Epic's national Infectious Disease Steering Board. The board aims “to design recommended workflows for common types of patients you see and build the necessary clinical content to support that.” Jenny encourages input from faculty and fellows regarding improvements to(...)

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Epic Tip of the Week: More Smartlinks

Epic Tip of the Week: More Smartlinks

Posted by  | Patient Care

Use Smartlinks to quickly calculate risk prediction models like ASCVD, Framingham score or MELD. Due to Epic guidelines, we cannot post example screenshots on the blog. To view this post, visit: https://jh.box.com/s/sj4wzyjlwxiwwtskthhrn33vhzabcdow -Tim Niessen, assistant professor in GIM and Epic superuser

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Epic Tip of the Week: Smartlinks

Epic Tip of the Week: Smartlinks

Posted by  | Patient Care

Use Smartlinks that import radiographic impressions instead of full reports when copying imaging reports into notes.  .RISIMP24H imports impressions of imaging results from the last 24 hours, .RISIMP72H imports impressions of imaging results from the last 72 hours .RISRSLTIMP imports impressions of imaging results from the current encounter. Due to Epic guidelines, we cannot post(...)

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Epic Tip of the Week: Fishbones

Epic Tip of the Week: Fishbones

Posted by  | Patient Care

Use fishbones for CBCs and BMPs to organize lab data in notes. Due to Epic guidelines, we cannot post example screenshots on the blog. To see this week's Epic Tip of the Week, visit: https://jh.box.com/s/aq7sl27olbaqv5rh8aup1iboapncosrt -Tim Niessen, assistant professor in GIM and Epic superuser

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Epic Tip of the Week: New Order Flag

Epic Tip of the Week: New Order Flag

Posted by  | Patient Care

Add the “New Orders” column to your patient lists to better supervise order entry on the wards. The New Orders flag is a fantastic way to supervise order entry because it allows quick inspection of new orders, who placed them, and when – all from the patient census. Add it to your patient list by(...)

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Thank You for a Successful Epic Rollout

Posted by  | Administration

The start of the academic and fiscal year is always marked with change—new interns, new roles for residents, new fellows and faculty and new financial and operational goals. This July 1, 2016, was marked with added excitement in the Department of Medicine at The Johns Hopkins Hospital – a new dialysis service (Fresenius), a new(...)

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Epic Updates

Epic Updates

Posted by  | Administration

We are in the final 90 days of JHH Epic Go-Live planning. Comparing the amount of work done in the Department of Medicine to a glacier, it would be accurate to say that July 1 is the tip of the iceberg. Countless individuals have and continue to contribute a tremendous amount of effort to the(...)

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An Epic start to the New Year!

An Epic start to the New Year!

Posted by  | Administration, Patient Care

2015 concluded with the Bayview Inpatient and Revenue Cycle Epic go-lives. Thank you to the central Epic team and to those faculty, nurses and administrators from the Department of Medicine who spent nights, days and weekends making this a successful go-live. We also want to recognize those who continue to support the transition. Overall we(...)

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