July 27, 2018 Houston HIMSS Lunch and Learn – Epic Pediatric Redesign at Harris Health System
Jennifer LaHue, from Harris Health System described their successful journey to redesign several of their EHR screens to optimize their workflow in a way to allow providers to deliver patient-centered care. Their project resulted in dramatic improvement in the quality of care as well as significant cost savings.
Jennifer LaHue, MBA, RN
Director - Strategic Initiatives & Clinical Informatics - Ambulatory Care Services
Harris Health System
For more details, contact Jennifer LaHue at Jennifer.Lahue@harrishealth.org
June 22, 2018 Houston HIMSS Lunch and Learn – Addressing Social Determinants to Impact Outcomes
Mary Piepenbrink, from Pieces Technologies presented on the importance or establishing a network to facilitate communications between community-based organizations and Health systems and how this contributed to better outcomes.
Mary Piepenbrink, RN, BSN, MBA
Senior VP at Pieces Technologies
May 2018 Houston HIMSS Lunch and Learn – Change Management in Healthcare 2018
We had a great Lunch & Learn session on May 25th by Dr Robert Murphy, Associate Dean for Applied Informatics and Associate Professor at the UT Health School of Biomedical Informatics. He presented “Herding Cats while Building Airplanes in the Sky – Change Management in Healthcare 2018”.
There was plenty of good information and practical advice. You can see all details by downloading a copy of the presentation:
If you want to learn more about Change Management, Dr Murphy teaches a course title “Change Management in Health Informatics”. The course is offered by the School of Biomedical Informatics and is open to non-degree students. For a course description, please follow this link: https://sbmi.uth.edu/current-students/catalog-of-courses/hi-6316.htm.