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Wrightington, Wigan and Leigh

Preparation and teamwork enable successful deployment

Wrightington, Wigan and Leigh NHS Foundation Trust (WWL) launched Allscripts Sunrise™ as its new health information system to transform patient care. More than 300 clinical and non-clinical staff worked together for 18 months prepare for the big-bang go-live across five sites. New capabilities include capturing and viewing electronic information, e-prescribing, medication administration, and placing diagnostic radiology and pathology orders.

”Allscripts, like WWL, is an innovative, forward-thinking organisation. Allscripts Sunrise flexible and technologically advanced system fits perfectly with WWL’s mission to be safe, effective and caring and put the patient at the center of everything we do. WWL will make the most of the flexibility, dependability and innovative clinical capabilities of Allscripts Sunrise to continue to deliver exceptional outcomes for our patients and continually improve quality and safety.”

Key Outcomes

  • Comprehensive training for 4,000 staff members enabled a smooth launch across five locations
  • 300 clinicians and non-clinicians worked together to design, build and test the system
  • Uploaded 32.5 million documents from previous systems before going live

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