An announcement was made by Agfa HealthCare, a leading provider of diagnostic imaging and healthcare IT solutions that the Centre Hospitalier du Mans in France has selected it’s leading Hospital and Clinical Information System (HIS/CIS) ORBIS(TM) to support the implementation of a full Electronic Patient Record (EPR) solution. With 4000 staff members and1657 beds, the Centre Hospitalier du Mans is one of France’s largest hospital centers. Annually, the hospital manages around 220,000 consultations and admits 58,000 patients of the 69,000 who pass through the emergency department.
ORBIS, a leading HIS/CIS solution, provides with fast availability of patient histories, including diagnostic images, administrative information and clinical data that enhances the quality of patient treatment. Patient data and histories at Centre Hospitalier du Mans will be available to the medical staff through-out the facility, providing for quicker, more informed diagnoses and treatment. By enabling information and data to be shared between different clinical departments during the treatment process, ORBIS is to anchor the hospital’s implementation of a fully fledged EPR solution.