Health information technology systems form the backbone of integrated health care delivery systems that are safe, effective, and efficient for providers and patients alike.
Partners HealthCare is a recognized leader and innovator in the development and implementation of health information systems that:
- Ensure that providers have accurate and complete information about a patient’s health to inform care decisions
- Enable providers to better coordinate the care they give with other providers, particularly in the case of patients with a serious medical condition
- Securely share information with patients and their family caregivers over the Internet, to better allow patients and their families to take part in decisions about their health care
- Help physicians diagnose health problems sooner, reduce medical errors, and provide safer care at lower costs