Cardiac monitors, ventilators, and other equipment provide an enormous amount of numeric data that are manually transcribed onto patient flow sheets. Medical device integration is the automated process of transferring data from these devices into the electronic medical record (EMR). This session discusses this process and shows how successful implementation requires detailed planning and attention to nursing workflow.
Contact hours available until 5/4/2015.
Requirements for Successful Completion: Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation.
Faculty, Planners and Authors Conflict of Interest Disclosure: Planning Committee: Laurie Levknecht discloses other financial or material support as an employee of Elsevier CPM Resource Center.
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Accreditation Statement: This educational activity is jointly provided by Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. (AJJ) and ANIA.
Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, provider number, CEP 5387.
State one reason why Medical Device Integration (MDI) is a key component of the electronic medical record.
Verbalize three challenges unique to MDI implementation.