5033.0 Using Data-Sharing for Planning, Policy Development, and Enhanced Patient Care -The State of Health Information Technology (HIT) and Quality Improvement at Community Health Centers and Networks Serving Medically Underserved Populations

Wednesday, November 10, 2010: 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
The session overviews the importance of datawarehouse and how it can influence major decisions in ublic Health.demonstarte design and struture of a ideal datawarehouse. Describe the data warehouse in policy changes, data collection help to change methods of intervention to Obesity, and also developing new services and partnership.
Session Objectives: Data-Sharing for Planning, Policy Development, and Enhanced Patient Care - 1.Describe the purpose of the data warehouse 2.Describe the challenges of working in health center information technology environments 3.Differentiate between a clinical data warehouse and a clinical data repository 4.Describe a web-based method for documenting public health departmentsí role in obesity and chronic disease prevention 5.Describe changes in practice and opportunities for public health department involvement in changing nutrition and physical activity environments for chronic disease prevention

Building a Shared Data Warehouse for FQHC
Lisa Schilling, MD, MSPH, Arthur Davidson, MD, MSPH, Dan Tuteur, MHSA and Jason Greer
Public health departments and chronic disease prevention: Changes in practice
Liz Schwarte, MPH, Maria Boyle, MS, RD, Sarah Samuels, DrPH, George R. Flores, MD MPH and Bob Prentice, PhD

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Organized by: Community Health Planning and Policy Development
Endorsed by: Asian Pacific Islander Caucus for Public Health, Statistics

CE Credits: Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH)