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Interoperability: Better Care Through Better Information Sharing - CE721
Interoperability: Better Care Through Better Information Sharing

CE721 l 1.00 contact hrs
by Sarah R. Tupper, BSN, MS, RN-BC, LHIT, CPHIMS and Susan K. Newbold, PhD, RN-BC, FAAN, FHIMSS and Meaghan O'Keeffe, RN, BSN
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The goal of this continuing education program is to provide an overview of interoperability in the context of health information technology with a focus on how interoperability affects healthcare delivery. After studying the information presented here, you will be able to:
  • Define “interoperability”
  • Identify three ways that nurses can influence the development of an interoperable health information exchange system
  • Discuss two major challenges related to developing a fully interoperable health information exchange 

This course will be updated or discontinued on or before 12/15/2019

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