When EHRs Cause Patient Harm: Lessons from Malpractice

March 3, 2016 — 01:00PM - 02:00PM PT
Sands Expo Convention Center
Palazzo E
Session ID: 
236
Continuing Education Credits: 
CME
1.00
CNE
1.00
ACHE
1.00
CAHIMS
1.00
CPHIMS
1.00
ABPM LLSA
1.00

Description

EHRs significantly improve patient safety and quality, and occasionally, EHRs cause harm. Implementations often occur without a risk management perspective. As a result, high stakes malpractice claims have due to EHR-related contributing factors have emerged. In this session, learn how to prevent injury, even death, through a dive into malpractice claims cases and data. Learn a simple approach for effectively reducing risk of EHR harm.

Speaker(s): 

Quality and Outcomes