At SSM Health Integrated Health Technologies, information systems and clinical engineering systems come together to form a hub of technology for SSM Health - an integrated delivery network with hospitals in four states: Wisconsin, Illinois, Missouri and Oklahoma. It is based in St. Louis with locations throughout our system.
By linking patient diagnostic and monitoring systems with electronic health records, today's health information systems improve patient safety by bringing critical information directly to the bedside. These systems also increase physician and nurse productivity by reducing paperwork and streamlining workflows.
It has been honored four times with Missouri Quality Awards since 2002 and has been recognized as a national leader in the adoption of an electronic health record.
About St. Louis
Known as the Gateway City, St. Louis is a friendly city with lots of activities. The population of the city of St. Louis is about 318,000 with more than 1 million people living in St. Louis County. St. Louis is a popular tourist destination. Local sites include the iconic Gateway Arch, the St. Louis Zoo, Forest Park, the Science Center and the Delmar Loop, which was named a "great American street" by the American Planning Association. The St. Louis area hosts music, food and cultural festivals that draw thousands more to the region each year. St. Louis is also home to Major League Baseball's St. Louis Cardinals, the NFL's St. Louis Rams, the National Hockey League's St. Louis Blues and a number of top universities. For more information, visit the
St. Louis Convention and Visitors Commission.