Miami Children's Heart Program First in Nation to Integrate Data System with National Registry Databases
Miami Children's Hospital
The Heart Program at Miami Children's Hospital - already world renowned for IT leadership in the care of children with congenital heart disease - became the first program in the world to integrate its Electronic Medical Record (EMR) with the three North American registry databases for congenital heart disease. The purpose is to record and enhance care practice for children and adults receiving treatment for congenital heart anomalies.
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