Understanding MEDITECH Magic/Client Server NPR Data Structures/Definitions

When:  May 11, 2021 from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM (ET)
This educational session is designed for beginner thru advanced Meditech NPR Report Writers and Hospital Analysts with MEDITECH MAGIC, Client Server, MAT 6.x and Expanse. We will include introductory discussion of Data Repository using Meditech data definitions, NPR tables and SQL table relationships.

Understanding the MEDITECH data structures is key to successful discovery analytics and data mining. We will take an introductory through advanced approach to look at how data is stored, structured, and accessed in the MEDITECH NPR random access file (RAF) data structures. Along the way we will share open-source tools used to understand and access NPR prefixes, databases, nodes, subscripts, and fields.

Presenter: Ken Hoffman, President, The HCI Solution
Healthcare IT industry veteran Ken Hoffman has been in Healthcare IT since 1990, bringing relevant industry experience and proven business success to HCI. Ken is well known for providing strategic plans for large hospital initiatives and delivering that vision by providing innovative integration and software solutions. Having developed and delivered integrated applications and interfaces for hundreds of hospitals, he is highly experienced in design, policy and procedure, and best practice strategy.

In 1997 Ken brought his integration business into Iatric Systems as one of the original three framers. From 1997 through 2012 he built the largest Integration business in the industry before stepping down as Vice President in March 2012. In April 2013, Ken started The HCISolution with a focus on customer care and affordable integrated solutions.