The computer-oriented paperless operating room.

  title={The computer-oriented paperless operating room.},
  author={Sheilah Meikle},
  journal={Today's OR nurse},
  volume={16 1},
1. As the need for faster data entry and extrapolation increased at Hinsdale Hospital, several problems were identified with the paper system: It was slow, cumbersome, and inaccurate. This was particularly evident in patient scheduling, patient billing, and inventory control. Hinsdale decided to work toward total computerization of patient charting, billing, scheduling, and supply management. 2. After months of research, countless site visits, and interviews with software representatives… CONTINUE READING