DATA, INFORMATION AND KNOWLEDGE REPRESENTATION
- Healthcare is increasingly dependent upon IT (Information Technology), but the accumulation of data has outpaced our capacity to use it to improve operating efficiency, clinical quality, and financial effectiveness. Moreover, hospitals have lagged in adopting thoughtful analytic approaches that would allow operational leaders and providers to capitalize upon existing data stores.
1. Understand the emerging national context of HIT (Health Information Technology).
2. Appreciate the central role IT will play in the future of modern medicine.
3. Understand health care data standards, clinical terminologies, and ontologies as they relate to health analytics, interoperability, and clinical knowledge representation.
4. Understand common clinical terminology standards (SNOMED, ICD-9, ICD-10, LOINC, CPT, RXNorm, UNII, and others)
- Jeffrey Ferranti
- AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)
- 27.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
- 27.00 Attendance