RULES Using Literature to Enhance the System

When:  May 4, 2021 from 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM (ET)
Presenter: Adrienne Christensen
Organization: Williamson Medical Center

Do you struggle with building MEDITECH OM rules? Come to understand where rules can be placed to create clinical decision support.
Do you struggle with building MEDITECH OM rules? Have you ever wanted to learn more about how to use them to enhance your system? Come to understand where rules can be placed to create clinical decision support. Recognize implications behind rule categories and the types of rules you need to create. Learn the complex language of MEDITECH rules engine and how to apply it. Discuss display options for clinical decision support that you can use to direct providers towards literature-based care. And, finally, come see a creatinine clearance calculation rule that you can use in your EMR to help providers select appropriate doses for a patient’s renal function.

Presenter:
Adrienne Christensen is a Clinical Informatics Pharmacist at Williamson Medical Center. Her informatics journey began in 2010 as a student pharmacist. Since then, she has worked on multiple platforms from Magic to 6.x and most recently Expanse and Expanse WEB. Informatics pharmacy is her passion because it is a way to prevent issues before they happen and guide providers to make the best and safest choice in therapy for their patients. Adrienne’s intensive work with rules started with requests from providers regarding antibiotic durations of therapy and DOAC dose recommendations based on indications. She has also worked on multiple other projects to provider clinical decision support based on the most recent literature available.

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