Since 2009, Cerner has helped Stony Brook Medicine in Stony Brook, New York, address the challenges of managing and sharing patient data by implementing a variety of health IT upgrades across its large network of facilities. Modern open solutions from Cerner have helped improve patient experiences and physician workflow.
Stony Brook Medicine includes a 603-bed academic medical center, several health sciences schools and outpatient care sites.
In 2013, Cerner implemented a far-reaching ambulatory electronic health record (EHR) solution at Stony Brook facilities, incorporating 50 clinics and more than 400 eligible providers. Cerner lead the project holistically—from design, build, and data collection, to training, support, and optimization. Now providers see more than 2,500 patients per day using Cerner Ambulatory with access to patient information across the continuum of care. Through the implementation of robust EHR technologies, Cerner has enabled Stony Brook to transform its data management and patient experience. The health care system is now looking to implement further advancements in care and interoperability through its continuing partnership with Cerner.