Why Epic? To give our patients a voice

I want to tell you a story about Jean. Jean is 68 years old and lives in New Brunswick. She has breast cancer and is undergoing active treatment. Jean is a widow and lives alone. She's diligent about her treatment but gets confused between visits to her oncologist, hematologist, surgeon, and primary care physician.

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Epic Together Timeline

RWJBarnabas Health is implementing Epic across the enterprise using a staggered approach over a period of multiple years. Each “wave” of Epic go-lives is grouped together strategically in order to minimize disruption, maintain patient safety and ensure the delivery of high quality care throughout the duration of the transition.

Pre Go-Live
03/31/2021
Go Live 1
05/29/2021
Go Live 2
10/02/2021
Go Live 3
04/02/2022
Go Live 4
09/30/2022
Go Live 5
03/31/2023
Go Live 6
09/30/2023
Go Live 7
12/31/2023
03/31/2021
Pre Go-Live

Ambulatory and Acute Build / Adopt, Test, Train & Site Readiness Assessment.

05/29/2021
Go Live 1

RWJ-PE

Wave One Timeline
10/02/2021
Go Live 2

BHMG Practices, RWJ – Somerset, RWJMS & Eric B. Chandler.

Wave Two Timeline
04/02/2022
Go Live 3

RWJ University Hospitals – New Brunswick, Hamilton, and Rahway; Bristol-Meyers Squibb Children’s Hospital at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital; CINJ Infusion Center; and CINJ Physician Practice.

More detailed information coming soon.

09/30/2022
Go Live 4

Monmouth, Unterbeg Children’s, Monmouth South, Community, Behavioral Health at Toms River, & UBHC.

More detailed information coming soon.

03/31/2023
Go Live 5

St. Barnabas, Clara Maass.

More detailed information coming soon.

09/30/2023
Go Live 6

Jersey City, Newark Beth Israel, Children’s of NJI.

More detailed information coming soon.

12/31/2023
Go Live 7

CSH

More detailed information coming soon.