The Era of Electronic Medical Records

Medicine is entering a new era of information technology.


"The technology itself is still continuing to mature," says Waldren. "Right now it does present some challenges. But that will hopefully solve itself—very fast and in the near future."

The hospitals below are on the list of Most Connected Hospitals and also appear on the honor roll of Best Hospitals or Best Children's Hospitals.

  • Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston
  • Children's Hospital Boston
  • Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
  • Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn.
  • Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt, Nashville, Tenn.
  • Stanford Hospital and Clinics, Stanford, Calif.
  • UPMC-University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
  • Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tenn.
  • See the full list and data of the Most Connected Hospitals