News

Articles and updates from the Clinical & Systems Transformation project.

Sep. 14, 2018

Sepsis alerts are coming soon to CST's systemIt’s not news: Sepsis is deadly. The Canadian Sepsis Foundation estimates that 1 in 18 deaths in Canada are related to sepsis.

Now for the good news: The Clinical and Systems Transformation (CST) project will introduce sepsis alerts as part of the new Cerner clinical information system.

Sep. 6, 2018

In the latest CST podcast, we get the inside scoop from a physician at Toronto’s North York General Hospital. 

May. 8, 2018

The new system and devices are now in active use at Lions Gate Hospital and Squamish General Hospital.

Apr. 24, 2018

As part of rolling out a new clinical information system, physicians at Lions Gate Hospital and Squamish General Hospital will be going through significant changes to their practice. The good news: help is on the way.

In the latest episode of The Doctors Are In podcast, Dr. Eric Grafstein, CST's Chief Medical Information Officer for VCH/PHC, discusses the support that physicians will receive during the go-live period.

Apr. 10, 2018

The Vancouver Pharmacy Production Centre went live with one module of the new Cerner clinical information system on April 4.