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The Compelling Evidence-Based Case for Hospital IT Investments: Complimentary Webinar

What Management Needs to Know about Making the Case for IT Adoption and ROI - and Lessons Learned from other Industries

OAKLAND, Calif., March 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Learn why hospitals that invest in information technology perform better clinically, operationally and financially by viewing the next LUMEDX Success in CVIS Webinar Series featuring Nir Menachemi, Ph.D., MPH. Dr. Menachemi was the lead author of "Hospital Adoption of Information Technologies and Improved Patient Safety," the most extensive scientific study about the link between investments in IT and improved clinical outcomes and financial performance.

"The Compelling Evidence-Based Case for Hospital IT Investments" will be held on Thursday, April 16, 10am Pacific.

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Dr. Menachemi's presentation is essential viewing for those responsible for justifying information technology expenditures, as well as for anyone interested in the latest research on healthcare and IT.

Shaped by input from hospital CIO's, CEO's and CFO's, Hospital Adoption of Information Technologies and Improved Patient Safety examined financial and clinical data from 98 Florida community-based hospitals.

Discover Why and How

  • The classic financial approach to determining ROI needs to be replaced with one that looks at the entire hospital ecosystem to identify and measure relative, incremental value
  • Clinical IT was found to be associated with a statistically significant increase in inpatient revenue
  • There is a direct relationship between IT adoption and improved performance on AHRQ's patient safety indicators
  • Hospitals can learn from banking and other industries about investing in IT to achieve a competitive advantage (Note: earlier adoption of ATMs in the banking industry was associated with increased market share and income)
  • Specific types of administrative, clinical and strategic applications contribute to positive operations

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"The Compelling Evidence-Based Case For Hospital IT Investments" is sponsored by LUMEDX Corporation ( With more than 500 heart center clients worldwide, LUMEDX is the market leader in fully integrated cardiovascular imaging and information systems and the fastest growing cardiology PACS solutions provider. For more information about Success in CVIS, including speaking opportunities, contact Randy Marc Lasnick, Director of Marketing, LUMEDX Corporation:, or call 510-903-2092.

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