Author | Thomas Purcell, MD, MBA


One Institution’s Experience With Implementation of EPIC/Beacon: Lessons Learned

February 15, 2014

A recent survey of the medical oncologists and oncology nursing staff at UCH showed that 71% of physicians feel Beacon has made patient treatment easier for providers.

A Newly Discovered Liver Mass in a 65-Year-Old Woman

November 15, 2013

A 65-year-old woman with rheumatoid arthritis and autoimmune hepatitis presented to clinic for evaluation of a liver mass. Six months prior to presentation, workup was initiated for elevated liver enzyme levels.

A Large Cystic Pancreatic Mass in a 45-Year-Old Female

July 15, 2013

The patient is an otherwise healthy 45-year-old female who presented to her primary care physician with 6 weeks of increasing left upper quadrant abdominal pain with radiation to the back. She underwent an abdominal ultrasound, which revealed a large cystic abdominal mass.