The 2015 Edition Health IT Certification Criteria (2015 Edition) builds on past rule makings to facilitate greater interoperability for several clinical health information purposes and enables health information exchange. With respect to Clinical Quality Measures (CQM), the new criteria outline new interesting developments that are important for all Health IT vendors wishing to make their EHR compliant with the 2015 Edition. In this Webinar, we will discuss the new CQM related additions around the criteria of 1) Record and export, 2) Import and calculate, 3) Report and 4) Filter. We will discuss the implementation specifics on what is simple to meet, what is challenging and how can you make sure you doing it correctly.
Chintan Patel, PhD CTO & Cofounder, Applied Informatics IncChintan is as a computer scientist and biomedical informatician. As CTO of Applied Informatics, he builds stuff with funny acronyms such as REST, JSON, CCDA, FHIR, RDF and so on. His areas of expertise include healthcare IT, software architecture, semantic technologies, machine learning and natural language processing. Previously, he worked at IBM’s T.J. Watson Research, on ontology-reasoning and information extraction that then became the infamous Jeopardy winning AI software “Watson”. He holds a Ph.D. in Biomedical Informatics from Columbia University.
Nadeem Nazeer, Msc Software & Semantic Data Engineer, Applied Informatics IncNadeem is a software and semantic data engineer. He is often seen playing with biomedical datasets and open source repositories. His areas of expertise include RESTful APIs, healthcare IT, software architecture, population analytics, Unified Medical Language System (UMLS). A gold medalist, from the University of Kashmir for his Bachelors in Computer Science. Nadeem pursued Msc. in Information Technology for his masters.