Gloucestershire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust selects Allscripts Sunrise™ to Continue its Digital Journey

Allscripts to deliver digital solutions to improve patient care and enhance clinical outcomes

CHICAGO, May 20, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Gloucestershire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust has selected Allscripts (NASDAQ: MDRX) Sunrise™ as its electronic health record (EHR), in a move that will help the Trust further strengthen its patient centric digital strategy and solidifies the company’s position in the South West of England.

The Trust has 8,000 staff members, 960 beds and provides a wide range of specialist hospital services from its two main sites at Gloucestershire Royal and Cheltenham General Hospitals, as well as maternity services at Stroud Maternity Hospital.

Working with GHFT and other suppliers, Allscripts will collaborate to deliver digital solutions that enable improvements in patient care and enhance clinical outcomes for the Gloucestershire community.

“We believe Sunrise is the right EPR solution to support the Trust to deliver agile digital maturity and deliver outstanding staff and patient experience,” said Deborah Lee, Chief Executive Officer at Gloucestershire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust. “Along with improvements in patient outcomes and operational performance, we’re confident that our investment in the Allscripts solution, a clinical wrap around our Patient Administration System, will improve the Trust’s digital maturity supporting the Trusts strategy and ambitions.”

Used by healthcare organizations across the globe, Allscripts Sunrise is an integrated electronic health record that connects all aspects of care, including ambulatory, surgical, radiology and laboratory services. Built to enable efficient and safe care, Sunrise is a clinician-friendly, evidence-based single platform with integrated analytics that helps deliver true personalized medicine. Sunrise supports all core care venues across the enterprise by delivering a single patient record, and features patient-centric capabilities that increase access and convenience for the consumer.

“Implementing EPRs that are open and interoperable is critical to efficient sharing of information between the area’s main Trusts and the surrounding community,” said Richard Strong, Allscripts U.K. Managing Director. “Gloucestershire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust’s decision to select the Sunrise solution will position the Trust to communicate effectively, improve patient and health outcomes and drive efficiencies.”

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