Expanse Point of Care is MEDITECH's mobile solution for nursing and therapy staff. Point of Care technology encompasses med administration and patient care documentation as well as order and lab review, all on one hand-held device.
As the first site to go live with this technology, Joe will discuss wins, challenges, FYI's, and lessons learned.
Joe Farr has been a registered nurse since 2001 serving primarily in the Emergency Department and is currently serving as the Clinical Application Coordinator for Information Systems at King's Daughters Medical Center in Brookhaven, MS. Joe has been instrumental in the implementation and support of many provider-facing applications in his organization, including MEDITECH 6.15 followed by Expanse WebAcute/Web ED and most recently Expanse Point of Care. Though Clinical IT is his primary focus at this time, he continues to practice nursing in the ED.