Video: Evolution of Health IT Leadership

Quality is a vital component to healthcare, and effective use of Health IT can vastly improve quality and outcomes. However the effective use of Health IT depends on many things, including process and workflow change. EHRs can improve quality by making the information accessible and by providing reminders to clinicians for such things as proper medication use or ordering preventive screening tests. This video features subject matter experts who discuss tools and techniques to use EHRs to improve healthcare quality.

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The material in these guides and tools was developed from the experiences of Regional Extension Center staff in the performance of technical support and EHR implementation assistance to primary care providers. The information contained in this guide is not intended to serve as legal advice nor should it substitute for legal counsel. The guide is not exhaustive, and readers are encouraged to seek additional detailed technical guidance to supplement the information contained herein.

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Practice Role
Care Coordinators
Health Care Mgmt - Practice Mgrs Admin
Health Info Mgmt Medical Records RHIA
IT Professionals
PharmDs, Pharmacy
Providers (MDs, DOs, NPs, PAs, RNs, LPNs)
PSR, Schedulers, Front Desk, Med Secretaries
Audience
Providers & Professionals
Setting/Practice Type
Critical Access Hospitals and Rural Hospital
Large Practice 11 or more
Small Practice 1 - 10
Specialty Practice
Resource Topics
Staff Development
EHR Steps
Step 1: Assess Your Practice Readiness
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Content last reviewed on November 13, 2018
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