Session ID: 
153

Managing Physician Burnout: Using the EHR as a Clinical Extender

1:00pm - 2:00pm Wednesday, February 13
Orlando - Orange County Convention Center
W315B

Description

Physicians today are faced with a whole series of initiatives and demands that could easily overwhelm them. This session is designed to demystify the digital transformation and translate it for physicians by focusing on the significance of the EHR in delivering transformational care. The adoption of EHRs is accelerating as well as their development. While bringing increased benefits it could also potentially put great strains on physicians if deployed incorrectly. This session is meant to assist physicians to get the best out of their EHRs and also provide guidance on how to enhance EHRs so that they are more patient- and clinically-focused.

Learning Objectives: 

  • Describe various initiatives and demands placed on physicians today that contribute to physician burnout
  • Discuss ways to demystify and leverage elements of the digital transformation across the healthcare ecosystem to benefit the physician population
  • Identify EHR modifications that will result in quick wins for physicians and others designed to benefit from technology

Speaker(s): 

Chief Clinical Officer,
HIMSS International
Continuing Education Credits: 
CAHIMS
1.00
CME
1.00
CPHIMS
1.00

Audience: 

Clinical Informaticists
CMIO/CMIO
Physician, CMO, CMIO

Level: 

Intermediate