HIT and Patient Care: How Technology Affect our Patients

Module Materials

How do practices engage their patients by using HIT?

This module will discuss effective use of patient portals, tips for effective HIT communication, and privacy issues related to HIT.

Learning Objectives

  • Describe the key components of patient portals.
  • Discuss the HIPAA and privacy laws for HIT.
  • Describe methods of patient engagement with HIT.

Who Should Complete this Module?

The information in this module is valuable for clinicians and practice staff such as, medical assistants, front & back office, nursing and care managers.

CME credit available.

Approximate Time: 60 minutes

HIT and Patient Care: How Technology Affect our Patients