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 7- Advanced Text Integration Utility (TIU) Part 1
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Course description:

This module presents advanced concepts and skills in TIU configuration and parameter settings. Specialized documentation functionality including Crisis Notes, Clinical Warnings, Adverse Reaction/Allergy and Advance Directives (CWAD), Interdisciplinary Notes, Form Letters and Patient Record Flags (PRF) are covered in detail.

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 Course 2- Authorization Subscription Utility/Text Integration Utility (ASU/TIU)  is strongly recommended as basic proficiency with ASU and TIU is assumed in this advanced course.

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