Epic preparation is epic, as employees ramp up for go-live

Epic preparation is epic, as employees ramp up for go-live

With only one week left before Epic goes live on Yale-New Haven's York Street campus, the pace of preparation has ramped up exponentially. Employees who are involved in the implementation are everywhere and many are wearing Epic's signature purple shirt. Last week, the project's command center opened in an enormous space on the first floor of 55 Park Street and is now home to 200 computer terminals, 200 phone jacks, 20 printers, five 80" monitors and enough wire to wrap around the hospital many times over.

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Open forums provide direct communication for employees

Open forums provide direct communication for employees

Both campuses of Yale-New Haven Hospital have a tradition of open forums to which all employees are invited. The latest series of these meetings — which ran from November through January — drew hundreds of employees who were updated first-hand on hospital progress and challenges.

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