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.

Should you require assistance, please send us an email:  VHAhi2CertHelp@va.gov 

Course name: Course 6 - Notifications
Course Number:
Course description:

This module is divided into 8 units which will present both Order Entry/ Results Reporting (OE/RR) notifications and notifications triggered through the Text Integration Utility (TIU) package. The units will focus on how a notification gets triggered, how to set up/customize notification settings for the facility and how to process notifications in an efficient manner.

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, Consult/Request Tracking and Clinical Procedures, Patient Selections and Patient List Management is strongly recommended.

Enrollment:
Enrollment link: Enroll now