X
GO
Overview

This section contains resources that help health centers to successfully implement EHRs, including leadership teams needed, workflow adoption, transitioning between EHRs, meaningful use, and patient safety issues.

Implementing EHR
EHR Optimization Guides

EHR Optimization Guides

for Million Hearts® Initiative

Million Hearts® is a national initiative to prevent 1 million heart attacks and strokes by 2017. Million Hearts® has the potential to help improve the health of millions of Americans by improving the ABCS:

  • Aspirin Therapy When Appropriate
  • Blood Pressure Control
  • Cholesterol Management
  • Smoking Cessation

Million Hearts® EHR Optimization Guides

Million Hearts® EHR Optimization Guides help healthcare professionals leverage their EHR systems to excel in the ABCS. Through helpful step by step instructions, the Guides illustrate how providers can use their EHR products to find, use, and improve data on the Million Hearts® clinical quality measures. Ultimately, these guides facilitate the identification of at-risk patients, helping clinical teams across the country protect their patients from heart attacks, strokes, and other cardiovascular events.

Learn more about the initiative and optimization here.

Previous Article EHR Implementation Timeline for Health Centers
Next Article EHR Optimization Series: Part One of Three
Print
2068

Name:
Email:
Subject:
Message:
x

Acknowledgements

This resource collection was compiled by the HITEQ Center staff with guidance from HITEQ Advisory Committee members and collaborators of the HITEQ Center.

Search HITEQ Content
EHR Vendor Profiles
Highlighted resources from the HITEQ CenterProfiles for EHR vendors are provided as a resource to health centers looking for EHR documentation, support services, and peer groups.

  Access Vendor Profiles

 

Need Assistance?
Would you like more assistance regarding EHR Selection and Contracting strategies or support in using any of the included resource sets?

  Request Support

 

Upcoming Events
The Quadruple Aim
Quadruple Aim

A Conceptual Framework

Improving the U.S. health care system requires four aims: improving the experience of care, improving the health of populations, reducing per capita costs and improving care team well-being. HITEQ Center resources seek to provide content and direction aligned with the goals of the Quadruple Aim

Learn More >