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Podcast on 2010 MCM meeting from a RxInformatics POV

12/27/2010
Jerry Farhni, Jen Boehne, Andy Seger and I comment on the following sessions at the ASHP MCM Meeting of 2010 from a pharmacy informatics point of view, depending if we attended the sessions. Enjoy.  Available on iTunes (search for Rxinformatics) or here.

For a complete list of all of the sessions see below.

Contents
High-Tech in the Country (302-L04) 1
A Hitchhiker's Guide to Telepharmacy (305-L04) 2
e-Prescribing: Closing the Loop from Hospital to Community (209-L05) 3
Clinical Rule Development and Sharing: The Power of Collaboration (210-L04) 4
Results from BCMA Research: A Tale of Three Cities (225-L05) 5
EHR Medication Systems Implementation: The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly (226-L04) 6
Assuring Safe Technology Implementation in Specialty Areas: Pediatrics, Oncology, and Investigational Drug Services (235-L05) 7
To Facebook or Not to Facebook: Maintaining Professionalism with Social Media (248-L04) 8
Management Case Studies 2010: Informatics (273-L04) 9
Use of Electronic Patient-Specific Genetic Information in Medication Decision Support 10
Meaningful Metrics and Adverse Drug Events: How Do We Know We Are Doing Better? (271-L05) 10
The Perfect Pharmacy IT Team Structure – Does It Exist? (277-L04) 11
mHealth: There's an App for That (281-L04) 12
What every pharmacist needs to know before you sign the dotted line Networking Session 13
Identifying the Pharmacy Technician Role in Information Technology to Reduce Medication Errors and Enhance Patient Quality and Safety Networking Session, 13
Enhancing the adoption of e-prescribing on the pharmacist’s end Networking Session, 13
Pharmacy Informatics Education:  What are your needs? Networking Session, 14

High-Tech in the Country (302-L04)

DATE: Sunday, December 05, 2010
ROOM: Room 210A, Level 2
TIME: 9:05 AM to 10:35 AM
TRACK: Small & Rural Hospital Sessions (CE)

Planned in cooperation with the ASHP Section of Inpatient Care Practitioners
ACPE Activity # 204-000-10-302-L04P
Level of Content: Basic
1.5 Contact Hour / Knowledge-based

Learning Objectives:

  1. Describe how barcode and smart pump technologies are valuable medication safety strategies.
  2. Identify the barriers and challenges associated with the implementation of smart pump and barcode technology in small and rural hospitals.
  3. Describe a successful implementation of smart pump technology in a small/rural hospital.
  4. Describe a successful implementation of barcode medication administration in a small/rural hospital.


Moderator: 
Matthew P. Fricker, RPh, MS, Program Director, Institute for Safe Medication Practices, Horsham, PA
9:05 a.m. – 9:10 a.m.
Announcements

9:10 a.m. – 9:35 a.m.
Barriers and Challenges Associated with Implementation of Smart Pump and Barcode Technology in Small Hospitals
Stuart Levine, PharmD, Informatics Specialist, Institute for Safe Medication Practices, Horsham, PA
9:35 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
Successful Implementation of Smart Pump Technology in a Small Hospital
Debby L. Cowan, PharmD, RPh, Director of Pharmacy, Angel Medical Center, Franklin, NC
10:00 a.m. – 10:25 a.m.
Successful Implementation of Barcode Medication Administration in a Small Hospital
Hollie Teitzel, PharmD, MBA, Pharmacy/Clinical Analyst, Door County Memorial Hospital, Sturgeon Bay, WI
10:25 a.m. – 10:35 a.m.
Questions, Answers, and Discussion

A Hitchhiker's Guide to Telepharmacy (305-L04)

DATE: Sunday, December 05, 2010
ROOM: Room 210A, Level 2
TIME: 1:50 PM to 3:20 PM
TRACK: Small & Rural Hospital Sessions (CE)

Planned in cooperation with the ASHP Section of Inpatient Care Practitioners
ACPE Activity # 204-000-10-305-L04P
Level of Content: Intermediate
1.5 Contact Hour / Knowledge-based

Learning Objectives:

  1. Name institution-specific requirements to be used when evaluating potential telepharmacy services.
  2. Identify challenges in implementing a telepharmacy program at your facility.
  3. Explain the regulatory issues and environment under which telepharmacy services may be provided.
  4. Describe ways you can work with regulatory agencies in your state to facilitate adoption of telepharmacy regulations.


Moderator: Emily Alexander, PharmD, BCPS, CEO, Envision Telepharmacy, Alpine, TX
1:50 p.m. – 1:55 p.m.
Announcements
1:55 p.m. – 2:12 p.m.
Telepharmacy Rules and Regulation
Jim Garrelts, BS, PharmD, FASHP, Director of Pharmacy, Via Christi Hospitals Wichita, Wichita, KS
2:12 p.m. – 2:37 p.m.
Remote Order Entry: Providing Services From Your Hospital
Andrea Darr, PharmD, BCPS, ePharmacy Manager, Avera McKennan Hospital & University Health Center, Sioux Falls, SD
2:37 p.m. – 3:02 p.m.
Remote Order Entry: Finding a Provider and Getting Ready!
Glenn W. Adams, BS, PharmD, Pharmacy Director, Wenatchee Valley Medical Center, Wenatchee, WA
3:02 p.m. – 3:15 p.m.
One Step Further: Outcomes of a Successful Clinical Telepharmacy Program
Becky K. Harvey, PharmD, Chief Operations Officer, Envision Telepharmacy, Alpine, TX
3:15 p.m. – 3:20 p.m.
Questions, Answers, and Discussion

e-Prescribing: Closing the Loop from Hospital to Community (209-L05)

DATE: Monday, December 06, 2010
ROOM: Ballroom B, Level 3
TIME: 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM
TRACK: Education Sessions (CE)

Planned in cooperation with the ASHP Section of Pharmacy Informatics & Technology
ACPE Activity # 204-000-10-209-L05P and 204-000-10-209-L05T
Level of Content: Advanced
1.5 Contact Hour / Knowledge-based

Learning Objectives:

  1. Describe the impact of e-prescribing on patient safety and reduction of medication errors. (P/T)
  2. Explain how e-prescribing changes the face of the prescription process and creates an opportunity for changes in prescription processing supporting models. (P/T)
  3. Describe how leveraging existing end-to-end medication management supporting technologies, including e-prescribing, may alter health-system pharmacists' practice models. (P)


Moderator: Mark Siska, RPh, MBA/TM, Assistant Director of Informatics & Technology Pharmacy Services , Mayo Clinic Rochester, Rochester, MN
2:00 p.m. – 2:05 p.m.
Announcements
2:05 p.m. – 2:20 p.m.
Setting the Stage for e-Prescribing in a Health System
Mark Siska, RPh, MBA/TM, Assistant Director of Informatics & Technology Pharmacy Services , Mayo Clinic Rochester, Rochester, MN
2:20 p.m. – 2:50 p.m.
E-Prescribing
Rachelle F. Spiro, RPh, FASCP, President, Spiro Consulting, Inc., Las Vegas, NV
2:50 p.m. – 3:20 p.m.
Diffusing e-Prescribing Into the Pharmacy Practice Model
Rachelle F. Spiro, RPh, FASCP, President, Spiro Consulting, Inc., Las Vegas, NV
3:20 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Questions, Answers, and Discussion

Clinical Rule Development and Sharing: The Power of Collaboration (210-L04)

DATE: Monday, December 06, 2010

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