The CDS Consulting Team delivers quality solutions with designed purpose, focused effort and intelligent execution.


CDS covers all functions across inpatient and ambulatory settings through the MEDITECH systems product lines. Our highly skilled consultants possess in-depth MEDITECH systems expertise, along with operational experience attained through a variety of leadership roles in healthcare. The CDS team provides IT adoption, business and clinical operations management, and strategic, technical and clinical solutions.

Our MEDITECH consulting services cover various areas including community hospitals, children’s organizations, critical access hospitals, and multi-entity organizations. Our MEDITECH consultants keenly track clients’ needs quickly and correctly from project initiation to final application delivery, with new or existing systems.

Our resources and tools keep you steady on the path to achieving your goals and objectives with optimum time and cost effective solutions.  We are experts on all MEDITECH applications and gauge clinical, supply chain and revenue cycle functions.  CDS helps you improve the efficiency and quality of your MEDITECH system. From initial implementation and training through ongoing support and system optimization – our team understands your needs.

We’ll help you realize value from your project team and healthcare organization by using their expertise in all MEDITECH products. These products include: MEDITECH Ambulatory, MEDITECH Inpatient, MEDITECH HIM, MEDITECH Financials/Revenue Cycle and more. We execute by patent engagement standards and methodologies to deliver high quality output to MEDITECH. The CDS team has one goal – to optimize your MEDITECH system investment. With an optimized operation, you will be able to deliver the best possible patient care while meeting important compliance regulations.

Solutions and Competencies

Accelerate improved patient care through targeted solutions designed with your specific needs in mind by the highly experienced and qualified MEDITECH consultants at CDS.

  • Project and engagement management
  • Change management
  • Vendor management
  • Physician/Clinician system adoption
  • Pre-Implementation current state workflow assessment
  • Application build and testing
  • Integration planning and testing
  • Go-live planning and support
  • System optimization
  • Conversions planning
  • Master Patient Index (MPI) cleanup
  • Data migration
  • Analytical and operational reporting (NPR, Focus)
  • Application training, including curriculum development and training environment build

Comprehensive Applications Skills

Achieve quality, precision and a flexible choice of solutions with comprehensive applications

  • Billing and Claims (Hospital Billing, Professional Billing, Claims)
  • Emergency Department
  • Patient Care Services (PCS)
  • Physician Care Manager (PCM)
  • Admissions and Registration (ADM)
  • Laboratory (LAB, MIC, BBK, PTH)
  • MPI (Master Patient Index)
  • Operating Room (ORM)
  • Pharmacy (PHA)
  • Physician Practices (LSS/MPM)
  • Radiology (RAD/ITS)
  • Scheduling (SCH/CWS)
  • Health Information Management (Chart Tracking, Release of Information, Deficiency Tracking, and Coding and Abstracting)

MEDITECH 6.0 Implementation and Migration Services

Looking for conversions or migrations to 6.0 platforms and upgrades from MAGIC or previous client/server versions? You are definitely at right place! CDS provides a complete suite of conversion services.

The 6.0 platform introduced significant changes to its predecessor, making the 6.0 project more than “just an upgrade.” Experienced MEDITECH project managers and SMEs will help you navigate this change while avoiding roadblocks. This can enhance your experience to control the best practice opportunities available. Implementation of advanced clinical applications and achievement of Meaningful Use certification can be achieved by well-planned 6.0 projects, in addition to optimized operations that support optimal patient care and quality improvements with ease.

To support a 6.0 project, our MEDITECH experts provide:

  • Advanced 6.0 project strategy and planning
  • Readiness and Meaningful Use assessments for better preparation
  • Workflow and clinical process analysis and improvement
  • Establishment of optimal project governance and core team structure so work progresses efficiently and clinician adoption is supported from the beginning
  • Support for objectives such as Meaningful Use, clinical documentation standardization, clinical decision support, ambulatory integration, healthcare information exchange, patient safety and quality improvement and revenue cycle optimization
  • MEDITECH 6.0 subject matter expertise in all modules for design, build, test, training and go-live support
  • Expertise in technical issues, such as hardware, infrastructure and medical device planning, dictionary migration and re-build, UPT toolset usage, conversions and interfaces, report and proration rules development and role based access
  • Added resources for critical test, train and go-live support phases