When 11-hospital Allina Hospitals and Clinics in Minnesota starting implementing an enterprise electronic health records system, Abbott Northwestern Hospital--the largest facility--was the second site to go live and had its share of rookie mistakes.

Those lessons guided smoother inpatient installations for the rest of the delivery system, said Tony Berliner, M.D., medical director of Excellian Inpatient, which is Allina’s name for its EHR from Epic Systems Corp.

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