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The ability to use information technology to support and improve integrated healthcare. Examples include: using electronic health records efficiently and effectively; employing computer and web-based screening, assessment and intervention tools; utilizing telehealth applications; and safeguarding privacy and confidentiality.

  1. Use an electronic health record to retrieve relevant information and to document care concisely.
     
  2. Screen, assess and provide services to healthcare consumers using computer-based and web-based tools.
     
  3. Employ telehealth applications to ensure consumer access to appropriate care and to deliver healthcare.
     
  4. Assist healthcare consumers in using web-based tools as part of their personal healthcare plan.
     
  5. Communicate with healthcare consumers and family member using secure online, mobile, and “smart” technology and devices.
     
  6. Safeguard healthcare consumer privacy and confidentiality with respect to communication, documentation, and data.

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The ability to use information technology to support and improve integrated healthcare. Examples include: using electronic health records efficiently and effectively; employing computer and web-based screening, assessment and intervention tools; utilizing telehealth applications; and safeguarding privacy and confidentiality.

  1. Use an electronic health record to retrieve relevant information and to document care concisely.
     
  2. Screen, assess and provide services to healthcare consumers using computer-based and web-based tools.
     
  3. Employ telehealth applications to ensure consumer access to appropriate care and to deliver healthcare.
     
  4. Assist healthcare consumers in using web-based tools as part of their personal healthcare plan.
     
  5. Communicate with healthcare consumers and family member using secure online, mobile, and “smart” technology and devices.
     
  6. Safeguard healthcare consumer privacy and confidentiality with respect to communication, documentation, and data.

Return to the full list of core competencies for integrated care >>

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