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 12- Reports Tab (Health Summary)
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The content of the Reports Tab in CPRS is supported by the VistA Health Summary package.  Health Summaries are powerful tools that clinical staff can use to quickly see a number of different clinical results and components from the patient's chart in one complete document.  At the end of this course, HIS-CAC staff will be able to demonstrate a full range of basic skills in configuring, optimizing and maintaining the Reports Tab and Health Summaries in accordance with national and local policies.

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.

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