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MLA webcast: Now’s the Time: Understanding the Electronic Health Record Maze and Health Sciences Librarians’ Roles

March 16th, 2010

You are cordially invited to attend the MLA webcast: Now's the Time: Understanding the Electronic Health Record Maze and Health Sciences Librarians' Roles Wednesday, 3/24/10 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. at Rolling Prairie Library System in the training room.

Learning Objectives
The goal of this program is to clarify the terminology surrounding the emerging electronic health information environment and to illustrate how and why health sciences librarians can and should become engaged with the efforts to achieve the national 2014 goal of instituting an electronic health record for each person in the United States.

Program Objectives
To remove the ambiguity and confusion revolving around the electronic health environment.

Technology, management, and the exchange of health information will be discussed.

To illustrate the emerging electronic health information environment by profiling working electronic medical records (EMRs), electronic health records (EHRs), and personal health records (PHRs).

To highlight the recent involvement health sciences librarians have had with EMRs, EHRs, and PHRs. 

The sponsorship of this webcast site has been funded in whole or in part with Federal funds from the National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, under Contract No. NLM-N01-LM-6-3503 with the University of Illinois at Chicago.

Please register in the L2 calendar http://www.librarylearning.info/events/?eventID=9858.

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