Celebrating one year using Epic@UNC

It's been one year since our first Epic@UNC Go-Live. Take a look at just a few stats as we celebrate our one-year Epic-a-versary.

Stats as we celebrate one year using Epic@UNC*

  • Clinical:
    • More than 100,000 patients using My UNC Chart
    • 2,309,617 clinic visits since Go-Live #1
    • 165,992 Emergency Department visits
    • 1,907,477 e-prescriptions written
  • Scope
    • 3 hospitals using Epic@UNC (Chatham Hospital, Rex Hospital, UNC Hospitals)
    • 228 clinics using Epic@UNC
    • 62 clinics set for Go-Live #3 on May 5, 2015

  • Care Everywhere
    • Providers exchanged 310,414 patient records with 142 other hospitals/clinics in 39 other states in 2014.
  • Training
    • 20,916 employees trained to use Epic@UNC
    • 9,753 Epic@UNC Training classes
  • Technical
    • 7 planned downtimes to apply system updates to improve user experience
    • UNC Hospitals, Rex Healthcare, and Chatham Hospital are recognized as Stage 6 hospitals on the Electronic Medical Record Adoption Model by the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS).
    • 1 successful disaster recovery test
    • 1 Epic@UNC upgrade from the 2012 to 2014 version of Epic's software
We recognize that Epic@UNC is not perfect and that there is still much work ahead of us to improve its efficiency, workflows, and the user experience. But thank you to the Epic@UNC team, everyone in ISD, and the thousands of people across UNC Health Care who have worked so hard to improve Epic@UNC so far!

* = All data from April 4, 2014 - March 30, 2015 unless otherwise noted.

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