News - 2020

Dec. 4, 2020

How CST Cerner has proved even more critical during COVID-19

From helping providers move swiftly to virtual health, to supporting improved in-hospital contact tracing and reducing the risk of further exposures, using the CST Cerner system has helped keep patients and caregivers safe, and contributed to more efficient care. Read more in this article, featuring Leanne Heppell, Chief Operating Officer, Acute Care, and Chief of Professional Practice & Nursing.

Nov. 17, 2020

"I couldn't imagine how it would have been without CST Cerner in the middle of a pandemic"

Faced with the challenge of moving part of their operations to a virtual setting during the COVID-19 pandemic, while implementing new protocols to keep staff and clients safe, the Burnaby Centre for Mental Health & Addiction team were thankful to have one less concern on their minds: the technology in place to support their virtual health transition. 

Sep. 21, 2020

How CST Cerner is helping to reduce the transmission of infectious diseases

Recent and upcoming improvements being made to keep patients and staff safe.

Sep. 9, 2020

Surgeon says CST means "no more bad handwriting, inconsistencies and assumptions about orders"

We rewind to November 23, 2019 — when Dr. Tracy Scott, General Surgeon at St. Paul's Hospital, shared her thoughts on making the switch to the CST Cerner system.

Aug. 5, 2020

How CST was a difference maker in responding to COVID-19

Sally Turner, Executive Director with the Clinical & Systems Transformation (CST) project, on how the project has benefited patients and caregivers throughout COVID-19 — including ways no one expected.

May. 1, 2020


After working with CST Cerner at Lions Gate Hospital, Lara Martin, Advanced Practice Physiotherapist, Arthritis Surgical Assessment Program (ASAP), VCH, has experienced how transformational the clinical information system can be.

Feb. 4, 2020

Less repetition of questions: A patient’s experience post-CST

Patient Grant Bowen got an up-close-and-personal look at CST when he had surgery at St. Paul’s Hospital three days after go-live.

Jan. 24, 2020

Get a front-row seat to Providence’s go-live story

What was it like for Providence Health Care to go live with CST? Find out in this new video.