HIMSS17 TOOK PLACE IN ORLANDO, FL

Electronic Health Records In Care Coordination: Connecting School Nurses to EHRs

February 19, 2017 — 08:00AM EST - 05:00PM EST
Orange County Convention Center
Session ID: 
PSNI5

Description

Despite the wide use of electronic health records in hospitals and outpatient settings, EHR use in school health has been slow to adopt. School nurses rarely have access to a hospital's EHR for their students health records despite their importance in care coordination.

Learning Objectives: 

  • Identify the barriers to school nurse communication with healthcare providers so that effective interventions can occur
  • Outline the legal considerations in regard to HIPAA and FERPA in school nurse access to EHRs
  • Identify how the nurse informaticist can be an important champion to initiating EHR access to school nurses

Audience: 

Nurse, CNO, CNIO

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