HIS Survival Guide for Blood Banks

What to do when your hospital adopts a new HIS

Download the PDF of slides from this webinar for insight on 4 steps that make transitioning to a new HIS easier for blood bankers. Stephanie Hawkins, MT(ASCP), Regional Blood Bank Manager for Providence Health & Services shares her experience after the hospital moved to a new HIS. Her presentation described effective ways to make your needs heard and to do what is best for your blood bank:

  • Make your voice heard and get to the table early
  • Assert yourself with decison-makers and make the right contacts
  • Train your blood bank team on the incoming HIS
  • Get your interfaces live 2-3 weeks before you go live

Download the slides from this webinar for insight on 4 steps that make implementing a new HIS easier.