Information technology leaders gathered last fall at Health Data Management's Health IT Stimulus Summit in Boston to exchange lessons learned when implementing electronic health records. Here's a summary of some of the key presentations.

When Allina Hospitals and Clinics in Minneapolis decided to implement inpatient and ambulatory electronic health records across its 11-hospital delivery system, it adopted the single-vendor model and chose Epic Systems Corp., Verona, Wis. The selection process took six months, "which for a system of our size is quite remarkable," says Susan Heichert, senior vice president and CIO.

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