Electronic health record functionality needed to better support primary care
The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) PBRN Resource Center hosted a webinar on Friday, February 28 from 2:30 - 4:00 p.m. ET, on needed Electronic Health Record (EHR) functionality to support the delivery of primary care. The expert panel discussed the need for EHRs to move beyond documentation to interpreting and tracking information over time, supporting patient partnering activities, enabling team-based care, and allowing providers to use population-management tools to facilitate care delivery.
The session provided an interactive presentation of the recent publication, “Electronic health record functionality needed to better support primary care,” Krist AH, et al. J Am Med Inform Assoc 2014;0:1–8. doi:10.1136/amiajnl-2013-002229
David Meyers, M.D., Director, Center for Primary Care, Prevention, and Clinical Partnerships, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
Critical Reference Material:
- “Electronic health record functionality needed to better support primary care,” Krist AH, et al. J Am Med Inform Assoc 2014;0:1–8. doi:10.1136/amiajnl-2013-002229
- Click here to access: Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. Official Web Site for the Medicare and Medicaid EHR Incentive Programs. 2012 [cited 2012 Apr]
- Blumenthal D, Tavenner M. The "meaningful use" regulation for electronic health records. N Engl J Med. 2010 Aug 5;363(6):501-4.
To request a PDF copy of the slides from this webinar, please e-mail PBRN@ahrq.hhs.gov.
CME credits were approved for those who attended the live event of this webinar only. If you have any questions about obtaining CME credit for this webinar, please contact the PBRN Resource Center at PBRN@ahrq.hhs.gov.
- Presentation Slides (PDF - 1.69 MB)