Featured White Paper Mercy’s New PACS Solution Helped Propel Radiology Efficiencies (PDF)
Until recently, Mercy made use of multiple different PACS systems to manage their medical images. To improve system performance, speed and provider satisfaction, MTS has implemented a new centrally hosted best-of-breed PACS platform, and as a result, radiologists are achieving 30-50% faster turnaround times, studies launch up to four times faster and IT cost and complexity are being greatly reduced.
According to IDC Health Insights, high availability, high performance, secure infrastructure is a critical success factor for health systems. This study by IDC focuses on IT infrastructure and services best practices at MTS.
Health care organizations that are hesitant to invest in major implementations due to expense or risk often look to either vendor or private hosting methods in order to limit expenditures. Epic’s Community Connect model promotes success for smaller health systems by enabling larger organizations like Mercy to act as a hosting service.
The data protection market is highly dynamic, driven by new application workload deployments and cloud capabilities. This paper, developed by International Data Corporation (IDC) examines the growing need for data protection services, including Backup as a Service (BaaS) and Disaster Recovery as a Service (DRaaS). It also looks at how Mercy Technology Services has partnered with Commvault to offer BaaS and DRaaS to other health care organizations.