EHPN News in Brief: February 27, 2019

From Dr. Stephen Brunnquell, EHPN President Save the Date – May 1 Business Meeting. We will discuss important information at our spring business meeting, including a change in the Quality component of most doctor’s contracts. From the very first day of EHPN (Oct 1, 2011) there has a Quality component to our compensation. Most often […]

Epic Refuel Wave 2

The Epic Refuel Wave 2 went live yesterday, March 13. A number of enhancements and changes were introduced affecting providers. Highlights are below. Any questions regarding these changes may be directed to Michelle Wu, one of our IT Clinical Education Coordinators, at Auto discontinue Activity, Weight-bearing and lifting orders: Activity, Weightbearing and lifting orders […]

Palliative Care at Englewood Health: Why, When, and How

Here at Englewood Health, we are committed to increasing the delivery of palliative care services for our patients and families dealing with serious, chronic, and life-limiting illness. We have a dedicated multidisciplinary team of palliative care specialists focused on managing symptoms and improving the quality of life. When The field of palliative care medicine has […]

Register Now to Vote in ‘Best Hospitals’ Survey

US News & World Report, which publishes the annual Best Hospitals list, has partnered with Doximity, an online professional network for physicians, to survey opinions on which hospitals are among the best at providing care in various specialties. Every registered Doximity physician is eligible to vote in the survey. As a member of the medical […]

Message from Warren Geller Regarding IT Issues

Dear Colleagues, I want to thank everyone for your patience and support over the past several days as we experienced a significant technology infrastructure failure that impacted nearly all systems and applications. At this time, most systems are up and running, though there are some remaining issues actively being addressed. The cause of the outage […]

Discounts to Kaplen JCC on the Palisades

A special offer just for Englewood Health Englewood Health medical staff and employees save 30% off individual memberships — that’s only $80/month. Or join with the whole family for just $138/month. Those who join with a Family Membership will have access to the JCC’s nursery school, camp, and afterschool Kids Club plus enjoy a 25% […]

Installing Haiku/Canto on Your Mobile Devices and Tablets

Epic’s mobile application for your Apple or Android smartphone (Haiku) and iPad (Canto) can be installed on your own device. This feature is available for providers. With these apps, you’ll be able to review encounters, scheduled visits, patient lists, past notes, and lab results; capture clinical images; and e-prescribe and approve or refuse patient refills. […]

Welcoming New EHPN Providers

Sandra Moallem, MD, Internal Medicine/Family Medicine, has joined The Park Medical Group. Dr. Moallem’s clinical interests include chronic conditions, critical care, geriatrics, women’s health, prevention, and wellness. She most recently spent three years as a hospitalist at Sentara Princess Anne Hospital, in Virginia. She received her MD from the University of Buenos Aires School of […]