The Virtual Kentucky Community Peer Group Presents:

Maximizing MEDITECH and Beyond!

Join the MUSE Kentucky CPG on December 14 for a day of discussions on the most pertinent topics.

Virtual Agenda (Eastern Standard Time)

Returning to the Office and Managing a Hybrid Workforce

9:00 - 10:00 am

This session will describe the efforts within hospitals to bring employees back into the office following the pandemic, as well as the use and deployment of technology to support those working in a hybrid environment. Discussion will include successes with virtual support versus in person support, and successful remote connectivity.

Dianna Devine, HR, Ephraim McDowell Health
Justin Campbell, IS Network Manager, Ephraim McDowell Health
Austin Maggard, AVP for HR, Appalachian Regional Healthcare

Automating MEDITECH Processes

10:15 - 11:15 am

This session will explore the use of automation with MEDITECH workflow processes such as dashboard displays, data collection tools, and daily tasks. 

Clarence Weddle, Clinical Systems Programmer, Ephraim McDowell Health
Martin Johnson, Programmer/Analyst, Ephraim McDowell Health
Rob Grubbs, IT/LIS Coordinator, Ephraim McDowell Health


External User Access into MEDITECH

11:30 am - 12:00 pm

This session will discuss external user (non-employee) access into MEDITECH, including:

  • What is your approval process for accessing data?
  • How do you audit and monitor HIPAA compliance of these external users? 

Marilyn Peterson, Risk Manager, Ephraim McDowell Health 
Becky Blevins, IS Systems Manager, Ephraim McDowell Health 


Falls Reduction Workflow

1:00 - 2:00 pm

This session will focus on Ephraim McDowell's journey in evaluating, monitoring, and reducing patient falls using MEDITECH data. 

Ann Wood, Clinical Director Ephraim McDowell Health
Lisa Lockhart, Service Excellent Coordinator, Ephraim McDowell Health


Recruiting and Retaining Experienced Staff

2:15 - 3:15 pm

This session will include a panel discussion on creative ways to recruit and retain experienced staff in the midst of a national shortage of workers. What attracts an individual to your organization and what makes them want to stay? 


Dianna Devine, HR, Ephraim McDowell Health
Austin Maggard, AVP for HR, Appalachian Regional Healthcare


Medical Record Correction

3:30 - 4:00 pm

This session will focus on how to complete Medical Record corrections within MEDITECH. Highlights include:

  • What information gets corrected?
  • When and how do you relay these corrections to other systems electronically?

Chelsea Cox, Health Information Management System Director, Ephraim McDowell Health. 

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MUSE Members, to participate in this virtual event you need to register first. 

Free for Facility Members
$39 for Commercial Members

Once registered, you'll be able to sign up for individual sessions in GotoWebinar.

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