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.

It is strongly recommended that new students take each course 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 name: Course 11- Advanced Orders Part 3
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Course description:

In a previous course in the National Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Health Informatics Specialist/Clinical Applications Coordinator (HIS/CAC) training series - "Course 3- Orders and Order Menu Management", participants were introduced to the fundamental knowledge and skills needed to use the orders and order menu management functionality to configure, maintain and optimize clinical ordering functionality in CPRS. In this third part of a three part series, HIS/CACs will acquire more advanced knowledge and skills in order entry functionality. Advanced Orders Part 3 will cover Order Checking functionality

Prerequisites:

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. It is assumed that the participant already possesses basic proficiency in using the CPRS graphical user interface.

Participants should have completed Course 3- Orders and Order Menu Management and Advanced Orders Parts 1 and 2 prior to beginning this course.

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