This course will provide students with an overview and fundamental understanding of the essential elements of acute care EHR for patients. Concepts covered in this curriculum include the patient care system (PCS), emergency department management (EDM) and surgical services (SUR) in coordination with electronic health records systems (EHR). Students will engage with and gain hands-on experience with acute care her desktops and the interdisciplinary processes within each, required to carry out efficient and safe care of patients. We will explore how each facet of acute care can be tailored to match each caregiver’s unique work?ow, while maintaining and achieving policy and regulatory requirements.
Number of Units: 2.0 graduate level extension credit(s) in semester hours
Who Should Attend: This course provides continuing education for those who are either beginning their careers in the health care field or those transitioning between areas in the health care field.
Required Materials: No additional materials are required.
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