In this course you will receive an overview of the health IT ecosystem with a specific focus on the role of electronic health records (EHRs). You’ll be introduced to the factors that contributed to the move from paper records to digitized records and who the most common vendors are. We’ll go over features of EHRs such as computerized provider order entry, clinical decision support, documentation capabilities, and medication reconciliation. Like a physician’s stethoscope, the EHR has become an important tool in healthcare delivery and plays a part throughout the patient’s journey. You’ll go through each of the steps from patient scheduling, to front desk registration, outpatient visits, emergency room encounters, and inpatient admissions.
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TOP REVIEWS FROM HEALTH INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY FUNDAMENTALS
very informative... again i can relate to this course
Very informative, educative and comprehensive. I look forward to learning more about Health IT. Thanks to the various teachers for teaching so well.
one of the best in terms of its in depth and the ability to infuse hospital case studied is very good
This course was very informative, yet to the point. I look forward to the other courses in this specialization.
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