Session ID: 
163

Clinical Quality and Patient Safety Considerations

2:30pm - 3:30pm Wednesday, February 13
Orlando - Orange County Convention Center
W304E

Description

Research and practice increasingly shows that adoption of EHR systems improves patient safety. But how does the enterprise ensure this outcome? What are the practical considerations for integration of EHRs into patient care workflows? Join DHA Deputy Assistant Director for Medical Affairs, Dr. Paul Cordts to learn how MHS is ensuring and improving patient safety in legacy EHRs (AHLTA, CHCS, Essentris) and with the rollout of MHS GENESIS.

Learning Objectives: 

  • Describe the connection between EHR adoption and quality care and patient safety
  • Summarize the steps that the MHS is taking to ensure EHR adoption, both legacy and MHS GENESIS, improves quality care and patient safety
  • Discuss the opportunities for enhanced quality and safety as MHS GENESIS rolls out to all MTFs across the enterprise

Speaker(s): 

Deputy Assistant Director, Medical Affairs,
Defense Health Agency

Audience: 

IT Professional
Military Health Professional
Quality Professional

Level: 

Intermediate