Lost in translation: Epic goes to Denmark - POLITICO


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For three years, a dour anesthesiologist and computer architect named Gert Galster tunneled in the electronic guts of Epic Systems, trying to convert the premier U.S. digital health software into a workable hospital management system for Copenhagen and the surrounding region.
“When you open the hood in the Epic system, it plays 'U.S.A, U.S.A, U.S.A,'” he said.
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4 days ago by tkmharris
RT : ‘After you spend half a billion dollars on an IT system, “you come to live with it.”’ 😓
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4 days ago by Fallingbadgers
‘After you spend half a billion dollars on an IT system, “you come to live with it.”’ 😓
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4 days ago by sboots
Favorite tweet: FrankPasquale

Health IT shock doctrine: “Many who were there are still traumatized by having seen battle-hardened doctors and nurses weeping openly for days. There were no pilots, no tests, just go-live”https://t.co/gT3RDycpgf

— Frank Pasquale (@FrankPasquale) June 10, 2019

http://twitter.com/FrankPasquale/status/1137901801628266498
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5 days ago by tswaterman
Danish GPs, who use their own IT systems, are implementing electronic decision supports that “respect the autonomy and professionalism of the doctors while making it easier for them to make the right decisions
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8 days ago by joyclee