Weirton Medical Center plans electronic records
WEIRTON, W.Va. -- A new electronic records system at Weirton Medical Center will allow the hospital and its physician practices to securely share patient information.
The Weirton Daily Times reports that the system also will allow patients to view their health information online.
The Siemens Soarian system was set to launch Monday.
Hospital officials say the system will reduce the potential for human error and increase patient safety.