Session ID: 
130

Genomics Nursing and the EHR

1:30pm - 2:30pm Wednesday, March 7
Las Vegas - Venetian Convention Center
Galileo 901

Description

As precision medicine and genomics become more integrated in clinical care at healthcare organizations, there are implications not only for physicians but nursing staff as well. Learn how one healthcare research organization partnered with its EHR to develop functionality and integrate genomics into daily nursing routines based on findings from survey studies to determine practicing nurse attitudes, practices, receptivity, confidence, and competency of integrating genomics into nursing practice.

Learning Objectives: 

  • Describe basic genomics nursing skills
  • Evaluate preparedness for nursing and genomics
  • Identify EHR limitations related to genomics and explain EHR-based nursing tools and functionality
  • Develop nursing staff competences and readiness to exercise genomics skills

Speaker(s): 

Deputy Chief Information Officer, Department of Clinical Research Informatics,
National Institutes of Health, Clinical Center
Deputy Chief Nurse Officer, Research and Practice Development,
National Institutes of Health, Clinical Center
Continuing Education Credits: 
ABPM
1.00
CAHIMS
1.00
CME
1.00
CNE
1.00
CPHIMS
1.00

Audience: 

Clinical Informaticists
Nurse, CNO, CNIO
Physician, CMO, CMIO

Level: 

Intermediate

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