Gartner Research

Clinical Information Systems: Perspective

Published: 06 December 2001

ID: G0090220

Analyst(s): Barbara A. Kelly


When evaluating a CIS, physician order entry, a controlled medical vocabulary, Web access, and integration with a clinical data repository or computer-based patient record are top considerations.

Table Of Contents
  • Technology Basics
    • Bedside Monitoring Devices
    • Multidisciplinary Care Plan Documentation and Flowcharting
    • Order Entry
    • Acuity Measurement
    • System Interfaces
    • System Availability
    • Specialty and Ad Hoc Reporting
  • Technology Analysis
    • Business Use
    • Selection Guidelines
  • Technology Leaders
    • 3M Health Information Systems
    • Cerner Corp.
    • CliniComp, International
    • Eclipsys Corp.
    • Epic Systems Corp.
    • IDX Systems Corp.
    • McKesson Corp.
    • Medical Information Technology, Inc. (MEDITECH)
    • Per-Se Technologies, Inc.
    • Philips Medical Systems
    • Cardiac and Monitoring Systems
    • Picis, Inc.
    • Siemens Medical Systems Health Services
    • SpaceLabs Medical, Inc.
  • Insight

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