Arrendale Digital Dictation at Derby Teaching Hospitals NHS

By David Seaton, Royal Derby Hospital April 2017

Subject: Progress Towards Being a Fully Digital Trust by 2020

Integration of Systems

  • CSC Lorenzo as EPR
  • Arrendale as Dictation, Transcription, eSignature vendor
  • Delivery to CSC Lorenzo and Civica WinDIP

Key Benefits

  • Improved clinical information sharing within Trust and wider health community
  • Reduction in missing patient information
  • Multiple cost savings
  • Better patient care and better patient experience
  • Single location for comprehensive and searchable patient data

Partial Note Dictation within a Structured EHR Format

By Linda Williamson, Word Wise, LLC Updated March 2017

Subject: Success of Partial Note Dictation (Dictation Markers)

Customer Experiences

  • Large healthcare enterprise, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Healthcare, and Epic
  • Specialty physician practice, Alliance Urology Specialists, and Allscripts

Key Benefits

  • Improved provider satisfaction from documentation flexibility
  • Rich narrative detail supplements template-driven EHR documentation
  • Providers able to see more patients per day
  • Cost savings with reduced transcription staffing expense