OnServiceMD Implemented at Beth Israel Medical Center

Boston, 1/11/2017 - OnServiceMD scheduling was fully rolled out at Beth Israel Medical Center Hospitalist Programs on Wednesday, January 11th. After Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center evaluated hospitalist scheduling software vendors for its own Academic Medical Center and its affiliated hospitals, it made the determination in September of 2016 to select OnServiceMD. Implementation followed, and [...]

By | 2017-06-14T03:15:50+00:00 January 5th, 2017|OSMD Blog|

OnServiceMD Version 3.0

OnServiceMD Version 3.0 was officially released on Wednesday, February 3rd.  OSMD 3.0 is a complete redesign. OSMD 3.0 was engineered with speed in mind, and every screen, button, field, and table was designed with one thing in mind: the clinician as the end user.  As such, OnServiceMD Version 3.0 integrates intelligence which predicts the users [...]

By | 2017-06-14T03:17:47+00:00 February 3rd, 2016|OSMD Blog|

OnServiceMD Featured in Today’s Hospitalist

The cover story for the December 2015 issue of "Today's Hospitalist," titled "How many devices are you carrying?" reviews the landscape of technologies which are used by hospitalists to communicate with other providers. It is no surprise that Dr. Pestka, President of OnService Solutions, was interviewed for this story, to discuss OnServiceMD's innovative integration of [...]

By | 2017-06-14T03:23:06+00:00 January 20th, 2016|OSMD Blog|

What Makes OnServiceMD Hospitalist Software?

In my June 25th post, I discussed some challenges that most hospitalist groups struggle with. Enterprise-wide EHRs frequently fall short when considering a specific stakeholder group's workflow, and are either unable to meet the nuanced needs of a hospitalist group, or require convoluted workflows which require hospitalist groups to unnaturally alter their workflow in a [...]

By | 2017-06-14T03:25:46+00:00 October 6th, 2015|OSMD Blog|

Are Patient Hand-Offs a Formal Part of the Medical Record at your Hospital?

At the Society of Hospital Medicine 2007 Annual Meeting, 300 attendees attended a workshop where the Society of Hospital Medicine's "Handoff Task Force" presented its draft recommendations for handoffs, with goal of that the final recommendations would be applicable in both community and academic settings. Participants had the opportunity to provide additional ideas for the [...]

By | 2017-06-14T03:25:07+00:00 August 12th, 2015|OSMD Blog|

Hospitalist Feedback on Patient Hand-Off Quality, Isn’t it Time?

At the Society of Hospital Medicine 2007 Annual Meeting, 300 attendees attended a workshop where the Society of Hospital Medicine's "Handoff Task Force" presented its draft recommendations for handoffs, with goal of that the final recommendations would be applicable in both community and academic settings. Participants had the opportunity to provide additional ideas for the [...]

By | 2017-06-14T03:26:23+00:00 July 10th, 2015|OSMD Blog|

Why Choose OnServiceMD as Your Hospitalist Software Solution?

Hospitalist group directors and administrators may assume that the hospital's enterprise EHR, which likely cost at least tens of millions of dollars to implement, will fulfill the IT needs of hospitalists. This is a common misconception, which is understood when considering actual hospitalist workflow. When a hospitalist's workflow is actually mapped out, an EHRs shortcomings [...]

By | 2015-06-25T09:22:32+00:00 June 25th, 2015|OSMD Blog|

What is a Hospitalist Hand-Off?

The December 2014 Publication "Improving Transitions of Care: Hand-off Communications," published by the Joint Commission Center for Transforming Healthcare, aims to address consistent and widespread failures in Hand-Off Communications. A lack of standardization for hand-off processes, ineffective communication methods, inadequate time committed to the hand-off, among many other failures were highlighted as the root cause for [...]

By | 2015-05-03T08:06:01+00:00 May 3rd, 2015|OSMD Blog|

OnServiceMD: The Hospitalist Software

OnServiceMD is based on something magical: your workflow. Triage, communicate, track, assign, distribute, hand-off, discharge and transition. Tens of thousands of admissions strong, OnServiceMD will revolutionize your entire group's workflow, and be the complement to your hospital EMR you have been waiting for. Not a full-scale EMR, OnServiceMD fills in all the gaps that your [...]

By | 2017-06-14T03:30:03+00:00 October 2nd, 2013|OSMD Blog|