The IllumiCare Smart Ribbon is designed to give clinicians real-time clinical and financial intelligence about the current patient being viewed in the EMR/CPOE. There are no alarms or clicks required. It does not play 20-questions with the clinician or tell them they can’t order something. IllumiCare does not impede the normal workflow. Rather, it is informative without being obtrusive.
The main ribbon gives a high-level summary. If clinicians do not interact with the main ribbon it fades out of view (and can be recalled at any time). However, there is a wealth of more detailed information available, should clinicians choose to access it. By hovering over or clicking parts of the main ribbon, the Smart Ribbon will change to reveal additional information. There are a number of “sub-ribbons”: