Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center (VCUMC) is a leading academic healthcare system in the US and is home to some of the most advanced treatment options and technology available. In 2013 alone, roughly 20,000 surgeries were successfully performed at VCUMC, assisted by anesthesiology.
Anesthesiologists rely on computers integrated with anesthesia machine to monitor patient vitals, ensure patient safety, and keep accurate documentation during procedures. When the medical computer in the Dräger Anesthesia Workstations became too old and too expensive to maintain, VCUMC went on a search to find a cost effective IT solution. After a rigorous, competitive review, the medical touch screen
, CyberMed H22 models were configured with existing Dräger anesthesia machines, and deployed in OR’s throughout VCU Medical Center.