Session ID: 
282

Achieving HIMSS Stage 7: Realizing the Benefits of Your EHR

6:00pm - 7:00pm Thursday, March 8
Las Vegas - Venetian Convention Center
Palazzo K

Description

Obtaining HIMSS Stage 7 recognition is a definite milestone for any organization, yet many hospitals perceive the process of obtaining HIMSS Stage 7 as overwhelming. This session will take you through the journey of obtaining HIMSS Stage 7 for our organization and the process of HIMSS Stage 7 recertification. It will help explain some of the key measures and metrics necessary to qualify for recognition and help hospitals understand how the process helped our organization realize the importance of using our EHR to reach its full potential through the HIMSS application and recertification process. Our goal is help hospitals understand how HIMSS Stage 7 made us realize the importance of using our EHR to reach its full potential through the HIMSS application and recertification process. You may be doing more than you think to improve patient care and ensure positive outcomes. Is your organization HIMSS Stage 7 ready? Come find out!

Learning Objectives: 

  • Explain the process of HIMSS Stage 7 Certification, what is involved, what is measured, and what the site visit will consist of
  • Develop a project plan for your preparation of HIMSS Stage 7 objectives, determining timelines, and establishing a HIMSS Stage 7 project team
  • Recognize what you do well as an organization, how to tell your story for HIMSS Stage 7, and how to effectively organize your efforts to meet required measures
  • Show attendees how our organization successfully accomplished HIMSS Stage 7 certification in 2013 and recertification in 2016
  • Describe the elements for a good case study

Speaker(s): 

Chief Information Officer ,
Hilo Medical Center
EHR Director ,
Hilo Medical Center
Continuing Education Credits: 
ABPM
1.00
ACHE
1.00
CAHIMS
1.00
CME
1.00
CNE
1.00
CPHIMS
1.00
PDU
1.00

Audience: 

CIO, CTO
IT Professional
Senior IT Executive

Level: 

Intermediate

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