4386.0 The Use of HIIT to Assist Seniors and People with Disabilities

Tuesday, November 1, 2011: 4:30 PM
Americans with disabilities have long understood how invaluable technology can be in improving the quality of their lives. This is especially true relative to their health. This session will explore how state and federal governments are deploying HIT for these purposes.
Session Objectives: At the end of this session, participants should be able to: 1. discuss data interoperability for social service networks for the disabled; 2. describe the surveillance system CDC uses to track the health of persons with disabilities.
Diane L. Adams, MD, MPH, CHS-III

4:30 PM
Disability surveillance presented interactively: The Disability and Health Data System
Michelle Sloan, MA, Alissa Cyrus, MPH and Brian S. Armour, PhD
4:50 PM
Alternatives to potentially inappropriate medications for use in e-prescribing software: Triggers and treatment algorithms
Kate L. Lapane, PhD, Anne L. Hume, PharmD, FCCP, BC, Brian Quilliam, PhD, Charles B. Eaton, MD and Roberta Goldman, PhD

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Organized by: Health Informatics Information Technology

CE Credits: Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH) , Masters Certified Health Education Specialist (MCHES)