Patient Room of the Future on Display at Unity Hospital
WHAT: Unity Hospital has been chosen as Rochester’s hosting site for the Cerner and Nurture Smart Semi— an 18-wheel semi-truck that showcases interactive technology designed to improve patient experience and clinical outcome. The Smart Semi includes interactive technology that transforms a standard patient room into a healing environment, and gives patients access to everything from their own Personal Health Records to ordering meals at the touch of a button from their bed. Cerner is the U.S. leading supplier of health care information technology solutions.
WHO: John Glynn
Chief Information Officer
Unity Health System
WHERE: Unity Hospital
1555 Long Pond Rd.
Parking Lot D
WHEN: Monday, August 25, 2008
Note to Editors: Demonstrations of the state-of-the-art technology and interviews with John Glynn and Cerner representatives will be available.
Unity Hospital is an affiliate of Unity Health System, a 681-bed health care network serving the city of Rochester and western Monroe County. Specialty units include intensive care, surgery, chemical dependency and mental health, obstetrics, brain injury rehabilitation, and skilled nursing. Unity Hospital is accredited by The Joint Commission is affiliated with the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry.