Health Information Technologies and Processes

AHRQ Nat'l Web Conf on HIT/API & TOCs / CC

Ashley Andrews Dean, Bachelor of Science,CHDA,CPHI,CPHIMS CPPM CPC08-26-2019 13:42

  • 1.  AHRQ Nat'l Web Conf on HIT/API & TOCs / CC

    Posted 08-26-2019 13:42

    If you're interested in APIs & Care Transitions, AHRQ is holding a National Web Conference on the Role of Health IT to Improve Care Transitions - 9/26/2019

    AHRQ is hosting a free Web conference on Thursday, September 26th from 2:00 – 3:30 p.m. EST, to discuss how health IT can improve care transitions for patients with complex conditions. Specifically, presenters will discuss their work on smartphone-based applications to improve care coordination, an interactive patient-centered discharge toolkit to promote self-management, and the role of clinical decision support in improving care transitions for patients with multiple chronic diseases. 

    Confirmed Speakers

    David T. Liss, PhD
    Research Assistant Professor, Division of General Internal Medicine and Geriatrics, Northwestern University

    Anuj K. Dalal, MD
    Associate Professor of Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital University

    Sharon Hewner, PhD, RN, FAAN
    Associate Professor and Department Chair, Family, Community & Health Systems Sciences, State University of New York at Buffalo University


    Commander Derrick L. Wyatt
    USPHS Commissioned Corps, Division of Health IT Research Grants Manager, Center for Evidence and Practice Improvement at AHRQ

    Learning Objectives:

    At the conclusion of this web conference, participants should be able to:

    1. Describe the role of health IT in improving health outcomes during care transitions for patients with complex conditions. 
    2. Describe how mHealth technology can be used to improve care coordination and transitions. 
    3. Identify barriers and facilitators of implementation, adoption, and use of a patient-centered discharge toolkit. 
    4. Discuss the use of clinical decision support tools to improve the quality of transitions for adults with multiple chronic diseases. 

    Targeted Audience:

    Health care researchers, physicians, physician assistants, nurses, pharmacists, and other health care professionals, health IT researchers and vendors.

    To Register:

    1. Go to this link
    2. Click "Register". 
    3. On the registration form, enter your information, and then click "Submit."

    You will receive a confirmation email message with instructions on how to join the event.

    For assistance: If you require special accommodations to participate in the Web conference, please contact

    Commercial/Sponsor Disclosure
    There is no involvement of commercial or sponsor support for this Web conference series.

    A. Andrews Dean, CPHIMS, CHDA, CPHI, CPPM, CPC
    Health IT / EHR Optimization & QPP Consultant

  • 2.  RE: AHRQ Nat'l Web Conf on HIT/API & TOCs / CC

    Posted 09-25-2019 10:50
    Does anyone have an onboarding P&P for API solutions and mHealth apps for patients they are willing to share?

    Shelly Wilson RHIA,CHP,CDIP
    Director His & Privacy Officer
    Stillwater Medical Center