MINNEAPOLIS, MN — May 31, 2012 — Wolters Kluwer Health, a leading global provider of information for healthcare professionals and students, announced today that Memorial Medical Center of West Michigan has selected its ProVation® Order Sets, powered by UpToDate® Decision Support, software as its electronic order set solution.
ProVation Order Sets is an easily customizable order set authoring and management solution that provides flexible integration into clinical processes to streamline the delivery of standardized care for improved patient safety, outcomes, clinician performance and regulatory compliance. ProVation Order Sets is built upon ProVation Medical’s award-winning, clinician-designed technology platform. A key benefit is continuous updating of clinical content and medical evidence, including direct links to UpToDate, the resource of choice for more than 600,000 users worldwide.
Located in Ludington, MI, the 87-bed Memorial Medical Center of West Michigan is an acute care hospital providing residents of Mason County and surrounding communities with services including inpatient medical, surgical, step-down, obstetrical and critical care, as well outpatient laboratory, cancer and hematology and diagnostics. It is ISO 9001:2008 certified and ranked by CareChex among the top hospitals in the nation for medical excellence in the general surgery, orthopedic care, women’s health and cancer care categories.
“Memorial Medical Center has a strong focus on quality, as evidenced by its national rankings and participation in leading quality programs,” said Mike Haldane, Vice President and General Manager, Clinical Documentation, Wolters Kluwer Health Clinical Solutions. “We are pleased ProVation Order Sets, powered by UpToDate Decision Support, has been selected to support this focus by providing clinicians with evidence-based order sets at the point of care.”
About ProVation Medical
ProVation® Medical provides procedure documentation and clinical decision support solutions for hospitals and Ambulatory Surgery Centers. ProVation MD, ProVation MultiCaregiver and ProVation EHR software reduce transcription, paper storage and image printing costs and deliver a high Return on Investment (ROI). ProVation® Order Sets, powered by UpToDate Decision Support, puts evidence-based healthcare into practice by establishing and maintaining standards of care.
ProVation® Medical is part of Wolters Kluwer Health, a leading global provider of information, business intelligence and point-of-care solutions for the healthcare industry. Wolters Kluwer Health is part of Wolters Kluwer, a market-leading global information services company with 2011 annual revenues of €3.4 billion ($4.7 billion).