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 5- Patient Selection & Patient List Management
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This module is divided into five units which will cover the patient selection functionality in CPRS and the options to customize and maintain patient lists and teams. It is acknowledged that it takes time and practice to fully develop the knowledge and skills necessary to support, maintain and optimize patient lists and teams.

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.

Prior completion of the modules Becoming an Effective CPRS Trainer, ASU/TIU, Orders, and Consult/Request Tracking and Clinical Procedures is strongly recommended.

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