From the large organization to the small physician practice, this is a critical time for healthcare IT. This highly acclaimed symposium will examine planning, implementation, workflow, vendor guidance, and legal aspects of the EMR. Small interactive discussions will tackle the meaningful use criteria.
Symposium Educational Objectives - After completing this activity, the participant should be better able to:
- Discuss the meaningful use criteria related to aspects including patient privacy, clinical information exchange and public health organizations
- Describe malpractice implications in using electronic health records, personal health records and health information exchanges
- Summarize questions physicians should ask their vendor before implementing electronic medical records in order to comply with meaningful use criteria.