Patient Rooms Get Smart

October 2010
HealthLeaders Magazine;Oct2010, Vol. 13 Issue 10, p63
The article emphasizes the relevance of new technologies and software programs to the health care industry. It claims that technologies and software programs that bring electronic medical records (EMR) to the bedside save time and lives. Information on the SmartRoom integrated system developed by the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC) is given. The views of Tami Minnier, chief quality officer of UPMC, on their EMR applications are also highlighted.


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