Epworth Eastern Hospital Improves Patient Care with Oneview*
Epworth Eastern Hospital, located in Melbourne, is part of the Epworth HealthCare group. Epworth HealthCare is the largest not for profit private health care group in Australia’s state of Victoria, representing over 20% of hospital beds in the state. A leading innovator in Australia’s health system, Epworth embraces the latest in evidence-based medicine to pioneer leading-edge treatments and services for patients. It has seven divisions over nine campuses across the Melbourne metropolitan area and is renowned for excellence in diagnosis, treatment, care and rehabilitation. The Epworth Eastern facility has 223 beds, including 18 beds in a level 3 critical care unit and 24 beds in a cardiac unit. Its principle focus is on cardiac, vascular, orthopedics, oncology, urology, endoscopy and surgical services. Epworth Eastern maintains state of the art equipment and technology, including a robotic operating system, digital surgical suites and a computerized medication administration system, while operating in a fully wireless environment. As a private hospital focused on growing its market share, Epworth Eastern recognized the importance of engaging patients at the Point of Care. Epworth Eastern selected Oneview’s solution for its intuitiveness and innovation. To enable patient-centered care, Eastern integrated Oneview with its clinical systems to optimize workflows and the user experience.