Yale Practice Summer 2011

Epic trainers prepare for the first Go Live

Epic Trainers
Nat King Cole may have touted those lazy days of summer, but for the team charged with implementing the Epic electronic medical records system, August is a supercharged time. The first Yale Medical Group training sessions start the middle of this month.

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Clinical trials system is a research ‘gold mine’

Diabetes Trial
One of the more persuasive arguments for implementing the Epic electronic medical record application was that the immense amounts of data generated would be a “gold mine” for clinical trials. A suite of software called OnCore can now capture the data efficiently.

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Yale Medical Group welcomes new physicians

Alexandra J. Lansky, MD,
This year Yale Medical Group is welcoming an exciting group of talented new physicians, including Yale School of Medicine graduates and experienced clinicians from top academic centers throughout the country. Look for more introductions in the next few issues of Yale Practice.

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Physician at Work: Life-changing craniofacial procedures

Derek Steinbacher
Having trained as both a dentist, and plastic and reconstructive surgeon, Derek M. Steinbacher, DMD, MD, is uniquely qualified to perform complex craniofacial surgery in children and adults with defects and deformities resulting from such conditions as Bell's palsy, sleep apnea and skin cancer.

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