Session ID: 

Best Practices for Optimizing Core EHR Systems

10:00am - 11:00am Thursday, February 14
Orlando - Orange County Convention Center


Electronic health records have developed into core multi-functional platforms for nearly every modern health provider. Yet, these core platforms can benefit from the addition of specialized applications for distinct areas like revenue cycle and more. Learn how innovative systems have integrated specialty vendors into their EHR cores with success. Attendees will learn best practices and results from these implementations as well as a playbook for how to engage with EHR teams to attain optimal and seamless integrations.

Learning Objectives: 

  • Assess current performance of EHR with respect to specialty functions like revenue cycle and patient access
  • Recognize best practices for successful integration of specialty vendors and systems using real world case studies
  • Discuss success metrics from these implementations to build business case for championing integrations within attendee’s own organization
  • Identify available resources from EHR providers such as Epic and Cerner to aid in successful integrations and deployments
  • Develop realistic KPIs for system-specific integrations, including timeline, performance metrics and ultimate return on investment


Executive Vice President Chief Information Officer ,
Adventist Health System
Vice President and CIO,
St. Luke’s University Health Network


Healthcare Financial Professionals
IT Professional