Register Now: Assessing Safety Risks Associated with EHRs

Assessing Safety Risks Associated with EHRs

An Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) webinar Monday, August 29 from 12:30 – 2p.m. ET, will discuss safe use of electronic health record (EHR) systems, specifically, methods to evaluate the safety of computer provider order entry (CPOE) functionality. Presenters will discuss methods to identify ‘wrong-patient’ errors when ordering medications and tests and will describe updates to a CPOE evaluation tool that assesses safety-critical decision support alerts. Earn 1.5 hours of continuing medical education credits (CME)/continuing education units (CEUs) for participating. 

Presenters will include:

Jason Adelman, M.D., Columbia University

David Classen, M.D., FACMI, University of Utah

Moderator:

Ed Lomotan, M.D., Center for Evidence and Practice Improvement, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality

To register, select: https://afya.webex.com/afya/onstage/g.php?MTID=e7cfafccbda22cb9e08c8118b0685ad71.