New Jersey-based Virtua Health System was able to more smoothly transition to its Epic EHR by involving clinicians during the EHR selection and implementation processes and extensively training them to use the system after deployment, said Virtua Senior Vice President and CIO Tom Gordon. Health IT executives should ensure clinician awareness of the goal of EHR projects before implementation to maintain engagement, Gordon said.
Virtua Health CIO: Clinician engagement crucial to EHR implementation success
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