Turkish Ministry of Health, Turkish public hospitals institution, Medipol University and digital Hospital evaluation work conducted in cooperation of HIMSS, by representatives of Medipol University, at site of Yozgat City Hospital The evaluation visit was made. As a result of visit, entire digital infrastructure provided by Turkcell, Turkey's first city hospital Yozgat City Hospital, Emam level 6 meets criteria, and Level 6 hospital has earned recognition. Thanks to 6 accreditation given by HIMSS Turkey, Yozgat City Hospital has been approved to provide same service as world's reputable digital hospitals.
The first city hospital in Turkey, which is used in field of health informatics in accordance with concept of digital hospital architecture, advanced technological applications, intelligent systems and new technologies, Yozgat City Hospital to be a paperless hospital and redesigned ir processes.
Turkcell Deputy general manager Murat Erkan said:
"As Turkcell, we started digital hospital period in Turkey with Yozgat City hospital. We have digitized everything in hospital with information management system we have established in hospital with latest technology. With digital infrastructure we have established, all health data of patients has become available from mobile devices. Again, it was easy to get a line with kiosks we put in hospital. With this digital infrastructure, all kinds of medical devices have become able to send information through networks and sensors. Thanks to Digitalisation, we also eliminated paper in hospital. No more X-rays, reports, blood tests. He's directly in front of our doctors. Our work on way to digitalisation of hospital was registered with HIMSS 6 accreditation. He took our place among world's leading digital hospitals. This experience we acquired in Yozgat will also contribute greatly to efforts to digitize or hospitals in our country. With Ministry of Health providing opportunity to work in this project, we know our thanks to our business partner Renaissance Health Investment, especially our Minister Dr. Ahmet demircould. "
Yozgat City Hospital manager Op. Dr. St. Ahmet Surel HIMSS 6 has quoted following information about accreditation of digital Hospitals: "Thanks to HIMSS 6 accreditation, we have been registered with world's reputable digital hospitals. This certificate provides highest level of patient and employee safety through use of technology in healthcare services. This system, which supports application of patient safety and right treatment at Yozgat City Hospital, will carry satisfaction of our patients and employees to higher levels. He thanked all of our colleagues and stakeholders who contributed to this achievement; We also offer respect and gratitude to all of our ministry officials, including our Minister of Health, Dr. Ahmet Demirkan, who do not support us on this path. "
What is HIMSS?
HIMSS (Healthcare Information and management Systems Society-health information and management Systems Community): Himss founded in 1961; It is a non-profit organization with its structuring in America, Europe and Asia. aims to provide most appropriate use of information technologies in presentation and development of healthcare services. HIMSS uses globally accepted accreditation and Standard Model (1 to 7) to assess level of digital processes of hospitals that apply to it, and to sixth and seventh level of digital processes. Hospitals are rewarded.