eDocTalk newsletter for Legacy physicians

August 2014

Quality care needs to remain our focus

A recent report shows three Legacy hospitals are lagging in the rate of preventing hospital-acquired complications. Another report shows our quality accomplishments. In a transparent, data-driven, quality-focused world, what do reports like these mean for Legacy? Read more>>

View PACS images via new mobile app

New technology allows online ordering and results, plus image viewing remotely. Read more>>

“Copy and paste” function creates fraud risk

Avoid putting yourself at risk for fraud or compromised quality of care when copying progress notes in Epic. To learn about careful copy and paste practices, read more>>

Patients will see more imaging results released via MyHealth

Beginning Sept. 16, more imaging and pathology results will be released to your patients who use MyHealth. Read more>>

You asked for it: improved AVS helps patients

Patients will benefit from the new and improved After Visit Summary launched in July. It is shorter, easier to read and better organized. Read more>>

Remembering Dr. Michael Mason’s 50-year career

Portland neurosurgeon Michael Mason, M.D., died on July 3 after a career that spanned a half-century. Read more>>  

Legacy leaders bring expertise to programs

Several leadership announcements further solidify clinical and leadership expertise at Legacy Health. Read more>>

Dates to note

  • Enhanced Health with Plant-Based Nutrition
  • Thorny Issues in Ophthalmology
  • Eye Vitals: An Ophthalmology Update
  • Excellence in Breast and Gynecologic Care

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