Cerner unveils Chart Assist, a new AI-enabled workflow, to join a suite of solutions designed to reduce physician burnout, enhance the clinician’s experience and increase productivity.
Cerner Chart Assist Overview
Cerner’s suite of AI-enabled solutions goes beyond traditional processing and focuses on user efficiency to identify gaps and inconsistencies within the patient record. These advancements will help providers address patient care and validate diagnoses, ultimately helping to reduce the physician workload, while supporting the financial strength of the health system.
“The health care environment is demanding, fast-paced and can take an emotional toll on clinicians. Cerner has set out to make the physician experience easier with our AI technology,” said Dr. Jeffrey Wall, director and physician strategy executive, Cerner. “Some physicians express feelings of fatigue, frustration, and disempowerment. This can have a real impact on their personal wellness and the quality of care they deliver to patients. Our new AI-driven advancement will complement our existing workflows to enhance the physician experience. Our goal is to bring real change to the industry-wide challenge of physician burnout.”
“With hundreds of millions invested in R&D, we’re evolving the EHR to deliver a more personalized and intuitive design,” said Wall. “Continued investment in AI-enabled workflows, machine learning solutions and natural language processing are key ways we’re committed to ensuring the EHR remains a tool that helps physicians do their jobs and deliver the best care.”