Massena Memorial Hospital installs new technology for faster emergency room visits
Sunday, April 17, 2011 - 8:21 am

New technology will help make emergency department visits quicker and safer-- Massena Memorial Hospital is upgrading its Emergency Department (ED) with the installation of MEDHOST’s Emergency Department Information System, EDIS. MEDHOST is designed to help MMH better serve the community by decreasing patient wait times and improving patient safety and care. Using touch screen technology, MEDHOST makes it easier for doctors and nurses to care for their patients, while allowing quick access to important medical information to save time in an environment where lost seconds can mean lost lives. David Wietz, RN, Information Systems Clinical Coordinator (left) and Ralene North, R.N., Emergency Services Director, work on customizing MMH new EDIS platform to go live this spring. View story here.