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Mobile Applications for Epic: Haiku and Canto

Haiku for iPhone, iPod Touch, or Android

Haiku is designed for use with the Apple iPhone or iPod touch, as well as with Android smartphones. It focuses on a physician's workflow and on assessing the patient. The physician can do all of these activities whether he is in the clinic, in the hospital, or on call. Haiku provides several review-oriented features as well as the ability to record dictations, update patient demographic photos, read and act on In Basket messages, and electronically prescribe medications.

Haiku Installation Steps

  1. Start with your mobile device - set-up can only be completed using your mobile device.
  2. From your device, go to the Apple App Store or Google Play Store and download the application for Haiku.
  3. After the application download is complete, close Haiku.
  4. Return to this webpage via your phone's internet browser (Safari, Chrome, IE, etc.) and click this link: Haiku Configuration 
    When you click this link, your device will be configured to access Geisinger’s environment and you’ll be directed to the haiku app login screen. Once this has been completed, the Geisinger environment will appear at the top of the Haiku application
  5. For assistance, please contact the Geisinger Service Desk at (570) 271-8092

Canto for iPad

Canto is a handheld application designed for use with the Apple iPad that focuses on a physician's review workflows. Features are based around assessing the patient. Canto provides several review-oriented features along with the ability to record dictations, update patient demographic photos, capture clinical images, and act on In Basket messages.

Canto Installation Steps

  1. Start with your iPad - set-up can only be completed using your iPad.
  2. From your iPad, go to the Apple App Store and download the application for Canto
  3. After the application download is complete, close Canto
  4. Return to this webpage via your tablet's internet browser (Safari, Chrome, IE, etc.) and click this link: Canto Configuration 
    When you click this link, your device will be configured to access Geisinger’s environment and you’ll be directed to the haiku app  login screen.  Once this has been completed, the Geisinger environment will appear at the top of the Haiku application
  5. For assistance, please  contact the Geisinger Service Desk at (570) 271-809