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Core concepts introduced are: Information Fundamentals, Information Systems, Workflow & Processes, and Governance & Management. Participants complete 20 courses at their own pace, receiving their Certificate of Completion in Pathology Informatics. Upon completion, all participants will be able to prepare and submit an Executive Briefing.Intended Audience:
Pathologist, Residents, Lab Supervisors, Laboratory Technologist/Scientist (Includes all sub-specialty areas), Pathologist Assistants, Laboratory Directors, Laboratory Professionals
After completing 20 required and elective on-demand courses, participants will be able to:
- Conduct an informatics audit of existing lab systems including hardware, software, peripherals and databases.
- Create a high-level dataflow diagram of the laboratory network.
- Document existing workflow and create a high-level redesign of workflow process in light of a new LIS.
- Prepare an executive briefing addressing the challenge of legacy systems, opportunities for process improvement and integration with EMR, workflow impact of a new LIS, and suggestions for next steps.