Sunsetting of Legacy Systems


When making the switch from one EHR vendor to another you don't want to be stuck supporting both systems. You need a plan for sunsetting legacy applications, but decommissioning old EHRs is a challenge for most healthcare organizations. In many instances the health system realizes that that the application needs to be retired, but is unsure of when and how that process should begin. Learn how health systems are standardizing their legacy data migration and sunsetting processes with Boston Software Systems.

Migrating Legacy Systems to Epic

In this podcast, Kent Henriksen, CIO of a large health system shares the impact of using Boston Software Systems' Active Data Quality (ADQ) service to move millions of key clinical records to a new Epic EHR

EMR Migration for Legacy Patient Data

Fred Calatayud, CIO and COO of Women's Health describes how the decision to use a migration platform for data migration to a new EMR allowed him to save resources, migrate patient data accurately and sunset the legacy system.

Mass Updates in Meditech

In this podcast, Kevin Sexton from Fauquier Hospital shares how his team used Boston WorkStation’s automation solution to update over 20,000 records in the pharmacy and materials management modules of their Meditech system.

5 EMR/HIS Migration Secrets All Department Leaders Must Know

Hospitals moving to a new EMR have to develop a plan for how and what data will be migrated from legacy systems. Learn five secrets for your EMR migration that help you access all your patient historical data, drive clinical adoption, eliminate risks by ensuring data compliance, and keep your migration on-time and under budget.

Valley Medical Center: Steps for Avoiding Migration Pitfalls

Pat McKinney, Senior Application Analyst at Valley Medical Center discusses the five steps to avoiding EHR migration pitfalls and how to keep your EHR migration on time and under budget.