HIMSS17 TOOK PLACE IN ORLANDO, FL

Efforts to Assist Providers and Patients In Using Health IT  for High Quality Care

February 22, 2017 — 10:00AM EST - 11:00AM EST
Orange County Convention Center
Room: W230A
Session ID: 
158
Continuing Education Credits: 
CME
1.00
CNE
1.00
ACPE
1.00
CAHIMS
1.00
CPHIMS
1.00

Description

The concept of using health IT to provide high quality care has transitioned from vision to reality over the last few years. For nearly a decade, Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) has been working with consumer representatives, providers, and other stakeholders across the country to develop tools and resources that support their use of certified health IT to improve how care is being delivered. This session will outline ONC’s tools and resources available to help providers and patients in the care delivery process, with a special focus on population & community health, workforce training, interoperability, consumer engagement, and practice transformation.

Learning Objectives: 

  • Describe available resources for providers to assist in improving how care is being delivered
  • Describe available resources for patients and consumers to assist in improving how care is being delivered using health IT
  • Identify specific ways providers and patients are using health IT as partners in care
  • Engage consumers, clinicians, and providers on what they need from ONC/Federal Partners with regards to tools/resources

Audience: 

Emerging Professional
Nurse, CNO, CNIO
Physician, CMO, CMIO

Level: 

Intermediate

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