14-15 MAY 2018 ISTANBUL

The Digital Hospital Workshops of 2018 were launched under the Ministry of Health, İstanbul Medipol University and HIMSS Europe cooperation.The Digital Hospital Evaluation Meetings organized by the Ministry of Health in order to reach the HIMSS EMRAM Stage 6 and Stage 7 targets were held on May 14-15, 2018, Istanbul Training and Research Hospital. Managers from hospitals in Edirne, Kırklareli, Tekirdağ, Balıkesir, Bilecik, Bursa, Canakkale, Düzce, Kocaeli, Sakarya and Yalova participated in this meeting as well as the hospitals in Istanbul.

At this meeting Medipol University Lecturer Dr. İlker KÖSE realized his presentation titled ‘2018 HIMSS EMRAM Our Targets and Roadmap’. In the presentation, HIMSS studies in 2017 and updated HIMSS EMRAM criteria in 2018 were explained. Steps for monitoring hospitals for Stage 6 were shared.

On the first day of the workshop, Bahçelievler State Hospital Chief Physician Dr. Adnan DEVELİOĞLU and Mehmet Akif Ersoy Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery Training and Research Hospital’s Nurse Kadriye KÖSE presented ‘HIMSS Stage 6 Processes’. On the second day of the workshop, ‘HIMSS Stage 6 Processes’ presentation was made by Eyüp State Hospital Chief Physician Dr. Hasan KARAMAN and Esenler Maternity and Child Diseases Hospital Administrative and Financial Affairs Director Zafer KESKİN. Hospitals shared their experiences and achievements during the HIMSS EMRAM Stage 6 preparations during the sessions they are presenting.