Health Informatics Specialist/Clinical Applications Coordinator (HIS-CAC) National Training Program

This series provides technical skills training for Health Informatics Specialist/Clinical Applications Coordinator (HIS/CAC) staff who support the software applications that are integral to the Computerized Patient Record System (CPRS). Courses cover the full range of knowledge and skills related to CPRS in accordance with national and local policies.

Courses are not required to be taken in sequential order. However, we recommend taking the courses in order as skills and exercises build sequentially.

NOTE: Enrolled participants must have access to CPRS and all HIS/CAC menus and keys in their TEST, MIRROR or Training accounts in order to participate in the required exercises.

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Course 11- Advanced Orders Part 1

**This course contains CPRS 31b updates. This course is the first in a three-part series on Advanced Orders. It provides an in-depth review of order entry functionality, covering advanced parameters and options pertaining to orders.

 

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Course 12 - Advanced Orders Part 2

**This course contains CPRS 31b updates. This course is the second in a three-part series on Advanced Orders. It provides an in-depth review order entry functionality, covering advanced parameters and options pertaining to the functionality of event delayed orders.

 

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Course 13 - Advanced Orders Part 3

**This course contains CPRS 31b updates. This course is the third in a three-part series on Advanced Orders. It provides an in-depth review of order entry functionality, covering advanced parameters and options pertaining to the functionality of order checking.

 

 

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Course 14 - Consult/ Request Tracking and Clinical Procedures

**This course contains CPRS 31b updates. This course covers the various types of consultative requests for services. Its content is intended to provide a solid foundation in the set up and maintenance of the consult/request tracking package. In addition, an introduction to Clinical Procedures is provided.

 

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Course 15 - Reports Tab (Health Summary)

**This course contains CPRS 31b updates. This course reviews the VistA Health Summaries package and highlights basic skills in configuring, optimizing and maintaining the Reports Tab in CPRS and Health Summaries.

 

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