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On Demand Webinar

Improving Patient Care With Health Information Exchange

Credit(s): 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ (Enduring)
Course Number: PME-TTHIE/GEN
Original Program Date: July 16, 2013
Duration: 58 minutes
Access: Available until July 16, 2016
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  • Learn what health information exchanges (HIEs)  are and how they help with patient safety and quality of care. Sixty percent of Texas physicians are using electronic health records (EHRs) and have the ability to share patient information electronically across the care continuum. This webinar will help physicians understand current options and opportunities to improve patient care with HIE use. 


    Program Highlights

    • The HIE environment

    • How HIEs can increase quality of care and patient safety

    • Data use cases; physician participation; sustainability


    Released: July 16, 2013

    Expires: July 16, 2016


    Target Audience

    Physicians in all specialties and practice managers.


    Course Objectives

    Upon completion of this program, participants should be able to:

    • Define a health information exchange (HIE);

    • Describe ways a health information exchange can enhance quality of care; and

    • Determine if a health information exchange meets criteria to increase patient safety. 


    Teaching Methods

    • Lecture

    • Audio-visual presentation

    • Questions and answers



    1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ (Enduring)   The Texas Medical Association is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

    The Texas Medical Association designates this enduring activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

    The Texas Medical Association requires physician to complete 70-percent of the test questions correctly to receive credit for this course.

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    1 ETHICS   This course has been designated for 1 credit(s) of education in medical ethics and/or professional responsibility.

    Joe Lastinger, Chief Executive Officer

    Joe Lastinger is the chief executive officer of the North Texas Accountable Healthcare Partnership (NTAHP). Mr. Lastinger has 15 years of diverse executive management experience in health care administration and health information technology services. Prior to joining NTAHP, he was the chief marketing officer for T-System, Inc. He also has executive experience in provider organizations. He holds a BA in philosophy and an MBA in health services administration from the University of Dallas. Mr. Lastinger serves on the board of several regional and national health care organizations and is a founding board member of Families Fighting Flu. His professional experience in health care IT and personal experience as the father of two children that have suffered from life-threatening illnesses have made him passionate about the power of health information exchange to transform health care in North Texas.

    Shannon S. Vogel, Director, Health Information Technology

    Shannon Vogel has been at the Texas Medical Association since 1999 and currently directs the Health Information Technology department, which provides advocacy, education, and resources for Texas physicians.  Previously, she managed TMA's Practice Management Seminars and Publications.  Shannon serves on the Board of the Austin chapter of HIMSS (Health Information Management Systems Society).  She received her bachelor’s degree summa cum laude from St. Edward’s University in Austin, Texas and is pursuing a master’s degree in health informatics through the School of Biomedical Informatics at the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston.





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    PDF of slides36 Pages3 MB
    Texas Medicine Article Vital ConnectionsNA755 KB
    TMA HIE Resource Page NANA
    Speaker Contact InformationNA4 KB
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