Epro’s clinical functionality supports integrated care records drive

The challenge
  • Deliver paperlite working to support ICT strategy
  • Make applications more tightly integrated and seamless to improve workflow and patient flow
  • Speed-up discharge process with streamlined TTAs
  • Provide staff with digital templates to work faster
  • Exceed users’ expectations in replacing a well-liked legacy system.
Using Epro on an iPad at Hillingdon
The solution
  • Use Epro as a primary record of allergies and medication information for discharge summaries
  • Add Epro SNOMED-coded allergy functionality to current IT systems at the trust
  • Integrate discharge summaries and summary production status into separate clinical handover systems
  • Make discharge summaries available in the Hillingdon Care Record mobile app
  • Deploy functionality for staff to create letter templates.
Benefits achieved
  • Doctors create discharge summaries in real-time
  • Letters are created faster with shareable templates
  • Faster discharge process with electronic drug TTAs.
Dr Bob Gover Photo

Epro has become an indispensable system for both clinical and admin staff to rapidly check details of a patient admission.

Dr Bob Gover Consultant Gastroenterologist and Hepatologist and Clinical Specialty Lead in Acute Medical Specialties, The Hillingdon Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust.
Matt Kybert Photo

We chose Epro’s software for our electronic discharge summaries because it has a clean user interface, good interoperability and scalability, but the main reason was that the users liked it.

Matt Kybert Head of Systems, The Hillingdon Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust.