Wake Forest Baptist Listed Among ‘Most Wired’ Hospitals
Wake Forest Baptist
Medical Center has earned a place on the 18th annual Health
Care’s Most Wired list.
Forest Baptist is the only academic medical center in North Carolina and one of
just eight health systems in the state on the list, which is compiled by Health
Forum, a business enterprise of the American Hospital Association (AHA). The
designation includes Wake
Forest Baptist Health-Davie Medical Center and Wake Forest
Baptist Health-Lexington Medical Center.
Most Wired survey is designed to measure the use of information technology by U.S.
hospitals and health systems. The 363 institutions on the 2016 list were selected
on the basis of information collected from 680 participants representing more
than 2,100 health care entities.
are breaking out of their traditional four walls and providing care where and
when patients need it,” said Rick Pollack, the AHA’s president and CEO. “These
Most Wired hospitals exemplify this transformation by harnessing technology,
engaging patients and offering services remotely.”
Most Wired list is published by Hospitals & Health Networks magazine.7/7/2016http://www.wakehealth.edu/News-Releases/2016/Wake_Forest_Baptist_Listed_Among__Most_Wired__Hospitals.htm
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